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‘Game Center’ Finally Meets Its Demise In iOS 10

06/13/2016, Several years ago, Apple introduced Game Center which was designed to be a hub for iOS gamers. Users could add friends to their list, check up on what kind of games they are playing, their achievements, their high scores, and in some cases, even challenge...

iOS 10 Will Finally Allow Users To Uninstall Stock Apps

06/13/2016, Let’s face it, how many of us actually bothers to use the stock iOS apps like the Compass, Tips, or Find Friends? Sure, there are some of us who might have use for voice memos, stocks, and reminders (even though there are much better alternatives), but...

Apple Launches Swift Playgrounds To Teach Kids How To Code

06/13/2016, Swift is an open-source programming language that Apple launched a couple of years ago. It is also the same programming language that developers use to create iOS and macOS apps, and what better way to get developers ingrained with the language and the...

These Are The Devices Compatible With iOS 10

06/13/2016, iOS 10 was announced earlier today and Apple did introduce a fair number of new features and improvements that they would be making to the operating system. Now if you are eager to get your hands on the software, note that not every iOS device will be...

iOS 10 Top 10 Features

06/13/2016, iOS was hailed as “the mother of all releases” by Apple’s CEO Tim Cook, and it’s true that it is one of most important release. Of course, each new iOS version actually comes with hundreds of new APIs and smaller features, but Apple put forward 10...

Spotify Still Not Satisfied With Apple’s App Store Changes

06/10/2016, In case you didn’t know, Apple takes a 30% cut from the revenue that developers make from either selling the app or from in-app purchases. Some companies chalk it up to the cost of doing business with Apple, while others like Spotify have voiced their...

Apple Is Opening Up Subscriptions To All Apps

06/08/2016, App developers make money from apps by either selling it for a one time fee upfront, through ads in the app, or in-game purchases. However it looks like Apple is introducing a new way for developers to make money, and that is through subscriptions, as...

Microsoft Announces That They Will Be Hosting A WWDC Afterparty

06/07/2016, Apple’s WWDC 2016 will be taking place next week on the 13th of June. However it seems that Microsoft wants to piggyback on the WWDC hype because the Redmond company has announced that they will be hosting a WWDC afterparty in which interestingly...

Google’s New iOS App Turns Live Photos Into Animated GIFs

06/07/2016, One of the features of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus is the ability to capture Live Photos. For those unfamiliar with the feature, basically it captures a photo a few seconds before and after you press the shutter button. The end result is an animated photo...

Using ‘Hey Siri’ Saved This Baby Girl’s Life

06/07/2016, Siri can do many things, like set our appointments, record down reminders, perform searches on the web for us, and it seems that it can also call us an ambulance if we ever needed one. This is what one mom from Australia by the name of Stacey Gleeson...

Viber Will Now Allow Users To Send Each Other Money

06/07/2016, Say you and your friends go out for a meal and someone pays for the meal first. You could pay your friend back by giving them cash, sending it via internet banking, sending it via PayPal, or in the case of more modern day messengers, you can just send it...

Instagram Extension Now Available For iOS Photos App

06/07/2016, One of the features of iOS which is also available on other smartphone platforms, is the ability to share what you’re viewing directly with other apps. For example you could share a link in Safari via Messages, or you could email a photo directly while...

iOS 10 Concept Imagines A Dark Mode

06/06/2016, WWDC is nearly upon us which means that we will be getting a glimpse at iOS 10, the next major OS update to the iOS platform. Oddly enough rumors on the features of iOS 10 have been relatively quiet, unlike when iOS 7 was released in which there were many...

Google Brings It Accelerated Mobile Pages To Its iOS App

05/30/2016, Just like Facebook’s instant articles, Google has a similar feature for the web called Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP). For those who are unfamiliar with the feature, basically these are websites that have been designed to load instantly when you click...