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Twitter app update brings new swipeable design, allows photo sharing

Twitter is trying to increase its appeal as a private messaging platform by releasing new updates.

Apps/Software December 11, 2013

Google Chromecast gets 10 new apps

Google has released a software update for Chromecast that brings 10 new apps to the gadget.

Apps/Software December 11, 2013

Ubuntu Touch OS may hit markets sooner than you think

Canonical's Ubuntu Touch OS will make its way to smartphones soon.

Apps/Software December 11, 2013

Microsoft Socl comes to iOS, Android, WP8 devices

Microsoft's very own social network - Socl - is set to launch for iOS, Android and Windows Phone-powered devices this week.

Apps/Software December 11, 2013

Classic Windows Start button may return in 2015

One of the biggest problems with Windows 8, according to most users, is the missing classic Start button. However, it appears Microsoft is listening to its users, and this could only mean good things to come.

Apps/Software December 11, 2013

Google now lets you create your own Street View

Google has released a new feature for Street View, allowing people to upload their own photo spheres of their favorite locations.

Apps/Software December 10, 2013

Three out of every four iDevice users now on iOS 7

Apple said that around three-fourth of its iDevices are now running on iOS 7.

Apps/Software December 9, 2013

Spotify free ad-supported mobile music service set for Dec. 11 launch

Spotify is purportedly launching a free music streaming service for mobile users on December 11.

Apps/Software December 9, 2013

Google tweaks Play Music app with microSD support, minor UI changes

Google has released an update to its popular Google Music app. The changes include SD card support and UI tweaks, among others.

Apps/Software December 7, 2013

Brightest Flashlight Free app hid dark secret: FTC

FTC said the Brightest Flashlight Free app hid a dark secret - it shared a customers' geolocation even when they rejected the terms of service.

Apps/Software December 6, 2013

Google's Field Trip app gets new update, more features

Google's Niantic Labs' virtual tour guide Field Trip has been updated for both Android and iOS and brings a slew of new features users' way.

Apps/Software December 4, 2013

WhatsApp beats Facebook to emerge most popular mobile messaging service

Social messaging app WhatsApp has breezed past Facebook to emerge as the top mobile social messaging service.

Apps/Software December 3, 2013

Threshold: Microsoft's new wave of Windows updates will unleash upon us in 2015

Windows 8.1 was publicly released in October 2013 and rumors are already rife that Microsoft has begun working on its successor, codename "Threshold."

Apps/Software December 2, 2013

Control paper planes with your smartphone via PowerUp 3.0

PowerUp 3.0 lets you control paper planes with your smartphone.

Apps/Software December 2, 2013

Jolla CEO hopes Sailfish OS can be sideloaded on Android devices

Tomi Pienimäki hopes that Jolla's Sailfish OS can be sideloaded on Android devices.

Apps/Software December 1, 2013

Top 5 apps to make your Black Friday shopping a breeze

Let us suggest a few apps that will make your Black Friday shopping a breeze and save you from going nuts.

Apps/Software November 28, 2013

CyanogenMod installer app fails to last even a month on Google Play store

The CyanogenMod installer app hit Google Play in mid-November but failed to last in the store for even a month as Google has asked its developers to remove the app.

Apps/Software November 29, 2013

Microsoft not happy with Windows RT, may opt for just one OS

Microsoft may kill Windows RT software in the near future, saying the three versions of the Windows software - Windows, Windows RT and Windows Phone - have been giving it branding nightmares.

Apps/Software November 29, 2013

Google Maps comes with 'embed' feature

Google has now introduced the option to embed map feature in websites.

Apps/Software November 28, 2013

Galaxy Note 3 Experience app lets you morph any Android device into Samsung's latest phablet

The Galaxy Note 3 Experience app allows Android smartphone users to get a feel of some select features of Samsung's latest phablet.

Apps/Software November 27, 2013

Apple refines app store search engine: Report

Apple has refined its app store search engine to provide a better searching experience to its users.

Apps/Software November 27, 2013

Microsoft Office 365 to get email encryption

Microsoft Office 365 will get email encryption by March-end 2014.

Apps/Software November 27, 2013

Microsoft aims to fix Skype's long-time problems

Skype is an old dog that is finally about to learn new tricks.

Apps/Software November 28, 2013

BBM will come pre-installed in variety of OEM Android smartphones

With John Chen in charge, things seem to be looking up at BlackBerry. The company, which announced major top-level reshuffle earlier this week, now says its popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) would come pre-installed on a variety of Android-powered OEM handsets.

Apps/Software November 26, 2013

Instagram may challenge Snapchat with private messaging feature

Instagram may soon introduce instant messaging feature to attract more users into using its service.

Apps/Software November 25, 2013

Dropbox 3.0 update for iOS 7 gets AirDrop

Relaunch of iOS 7 version of Dropbox features AirDrop support, among others.

Apps/Software November 23, 2013

Hyundai 'The Walking Dead Chop Shop' (review)

Hyundai's 'The Walking Dead Chop Shop' gets you - or rather your car - ready for the zombie apocalypse.

Apps/Software November 23, 2013

Nokia launches MixRadio streaming music service and it's free

Nokia Music, music service which is (almost) free has now been updated, or rather, rebranded. The service will now be called Nokia MixRadio.

Apps/Software November 21, 2013

Winamp to be snuffed out next month

AOL has issued a death warrant for Winamp, the media player that has kept us entertained for over 15 years.

Apps/Software November 21, 2013

Google replaces Currents with Android Newsstand app

Google rolls out Google Newsstand that has similar but better features than Apple's Newsstand. It is now available for Android devices with an iOS version expected in 2014.

Apps/Software November 22, 2013

Instagram app lands on Windows Phone but you cannot record video

Windows Phone users who are hooked to Instagram, might have to wait longer before they can fully enjoy the features of the photo-sharing app.

Apps/Software November 22, 2013

Salesforce.com extends lead over rivals with 'game changer' Salesforce1

The world's largest customer relationship management (CRM) software provider Salesforce.com integrates services including Dropbox and Linkedin for next generation Salesforce1.

Apps/Software November 21, 2013

Russian internet giant Mail.ru forays into US market with My.com

Mail.ru Group had made a foray into the U.S. market, bringing mobile apps for gaming, messaging, and email management.

Apps/Software November 21, 2013

Twitter app update brings search filters and more

Twitter has updated its iOS and Android apps, bringing new search filters, the option to view all tweets, and more.

Apps/Software November 21, 2013

Google poses threat to Nokia with plans to add improved camera features and RAW support to Android

It's a fact that the camera in Android smartphones lag behind the iPhone's camera and the ones in Nokia's high-end Lumia range of smartphones, especially Lumia 1020 and 1520, when it comes to image quality. So when we heard that Google could be working on fixing Android's camera woes, we couldn't help but pay attention.

Apps/Software November 20, 2013

Flipboard for Windows 8.1 Review

Flipboard is probably the best news reader available for Windows 8.1.

Apps/Software November 20, 2013

WinZip 18 Pro Review

Is WinZip 18 Pro the best app for compressing and decompressing files? It seems that way.

Apps/Software November 19, 2013

Google Now update released: What you should know

A new update for Google Now has been released and we take a look at what it brings.

Apps/Software November 19, 2013

Pwn2Own 2013 hackers expose vulnerabilities in iOS, Android

Android and iOS fell to hackers at Pwn2Own 2013 contest.

Apps/Software November 19, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Gear Manager app update now supports all notifications

Samsung Galaxy Gear Manager app has been updated with support for all notifications.

Apps/Software November 19, 2013

iWork for iCloud gets collaboration tools, new features

The latest iWork for iCloud update will allow users to view all collaborators who are right now working on the same project.

Apps/Software November 16, 2013

BBM now supports iPad and iPod touch

After a botched rollout in September, and final debut in October, the chat and video calling app BlackBerry messenger (or BBM) has received its first update. With this update, BBM will now support the Wi-Fi versions of iPad and iPod touch too.

Apps/Software November 16, 2013

With Google Play for Education, Google's battle with Apple heads to classroom

Google Play for Education is going to make it easier for teachers to search and download apps, videos and other related stuff.

Apps/Software November 16, 2013

Microsoft's free 3D Builder for Windows 8.1 lets you create almost anything

Microsoft's 3D Builder app, which is available for free, lets users create an array of objects.

Apps/Software November 18, 2013

Candy Crush Saga tastes sweet success with 500mn downloads

Popular mobile game "Candy Crush Saga" celebrates its first year. The company has been treated sweetly by the market with more than half a billion downloads.

Apps/Software November 17, 2013

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