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BlackBerry Promotes BBM In Wake Of iMessage Spam Issues

08/22/2014, A couple of days ago we reported that according to a security company, they had found that Apple’s iMessage messaging service is a hotbed of spammers. Apparently the ease of sending spam messages makes it a very attractive tool to be used by spammers in...

Angry Birds Stella Pegged For 4th September Release

08/22/2014, Earlier this year, Rovio announced that they had a new Angry Birds game in the works called Angry Birds Stella. This will actually be the tenth game in the Angry Birds franchise and will introduce gamers to a host of new characters. However apart from the...

Apple Removes Secret App From Brazilian iTunes App Store

08/22/2014, According to a report yesterday, a Brazilian court judge ordered the likes of Apple, Google, and Microsoft to remove a set of apps from the app store, such as Secret and Cryptic. These apps are relatively innocent in nature and are basically social...

Multi Language Support Update For Google Voice Search Rolls Out

08/21/2014, A little over a week ago, we reported that Google was planning on updating its voice search feature on Android to support multiple languages at once. Prior to this, users had to change languages if they wished to perform voice searches in different...

Google Play Store Already Flooded With Swing Copters Clones

08/21/2014, As we’re sure most of you guys have heard, Dong Nguyen’s Swing Copters has made its way onto iOS and Android. For those unfamiliar with Nguyen, he was the developer behind the highly addictive and frustrating Flappy Bird game, and it seems that he has...

Kuddle Is Instagram For Kids

08/21/2014, Social media is a place where people can share all sorts of things, like photos, videos, articles and so on. However more often than not there are photos or articles shared which aren’t exactly kids friendly, which is why a group of Norway-based...

Verizon Refutes Rumors Of App Store Plans

08/20/2014, According to a report from yesterday, word on the street was that Verizon could be planning to open another Android app store, one that could possibly rival that of Google Play. However according to a recent report from Re/code, Verizon has since come...

Uber Opens Up To Third Party Developers

08/20/2014, On-demand ridesharing service Uber has been expanding and growing at a far greater pace than its competitors. Only recently it announced a new service that rivals similar services being provided by Google and Amazon. In its latest move the company is...

Snapchat Reportedly Working On A News Service Of Sorts

08/20/2014, Ephemeral messaging application Snapchat has seen a meteoric rise in the not so distant past. The company itself is believed to be at a $10 billion valuation with over 500 million snaps being sent by users every day and an average user checking his or her...

Facebook For Android Could Be Getting Built-In Browser

08/20/2014, If you’ve ever used Facebook on Android, you might notice that when you click on links, it tends to open in a separate browser, like Chrome, for example. This is compared to the iOS version of Facebook where it opens websites in the in-app browser...

Study Finds Smartphone Owners Downloading Apps Less Frequently

08/20/2014, In the past we have stated that choosing a smartphone platform is very important because depending on the platform you choose, it also determines how many and what kind of apps you get access to. We reckon this is important if you plan to use your phone...

Google Releases Photo Sphere For iOS

08/19/2014, With Android 4.2 Google introduced a new feature which essentially put panoramic images on steroids. Almost a year back Google unveiled a feature called Photo Sphere which allowed Android users to take panoramic pictures with their smartphones. At some...

Uber Launches Corner Store Delivery Service

08/19/2014, There is no shortage of services that allow users to order products they use daily from the comfort of their computer of mobile device. Amazon has one, and so does Google. The latest contender in this space in Uber, an on-demand ridesharing service that...