Category: Mobile Apps

Mobile Apps

Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Microsoft takes on Google News with new app for iPhone, Android, and Windows 10

June 21, 2018

Via: BGR

All the tech giants out there now have their own News portal. We’ve got Apple News on iOS devices and coming to Macs soon, we’ve got Google News on the web and via mobile apps, and Facebook is about to […]

Development Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Introducing React Native Windows for cross-platform apps

June 19, 2018

Via: InfoWorld

Building on Facebook’s React, Microsoft is delivering tools for building cross-platform code for Windows, the web, and beyond. It’s not a big secret that Microsoft’s builds many of its own properties using TypeScript, its open source JavaScript alternative. With strong […]

Mobile Apps

Slack is the latest big hitter to give up on Windows Phone

June 18, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

COLLABORATION TOOL and world conquerer Slack has become the lastest big name to abandon Microsoft’s Windows Mobile platform. Users were greeted when running the latest update (2018.614.0.0) with a message telling them that was their lot. “This will be the […]

Mobile Apps, Software Security

Apple confirms USB Restricted Mode that will protect against police cracking tools

June 14, 2018

Via: TechSpot

When it arrives, Restricted Mode will be turned on by default. While activated, charging will be the only function of an iPhone’s Lightning port one hour after the device is locked. The feature means that police and other law enforcement […]

Mobile Apps

Snapchat will let you unsend messages, but there’s a catch

June 13, 2018

Via: PC Advisor

Snapchat users can rejoice as the app will allow you to unsend a message, avoiding those awkward moments when you make a faux pas you immediately regret. It’s a new feature called Clear Chats. The feature will arrive in an […]

iOS, Mobile Apps, Operating systems

I love the best new iPhone feature in iOS 12, but Android is still better

June 6, 2018

Via: BGR

Apple released its first iOS 12 beta earlier this week, and so begins a long summer of waiting as we see Apple’s final release take shape. If it stays true to form, the company will likely release updated betas every […]

Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Opinion: Siri shortcuts highlights evolution of voice-based interfaces

June 5, 2018

Via: TechSpot

It works by building macro-like shortcuts for basic functions across a wide variety of applications and then gets them to execute by simply saying the name of your custom-labelled function to Siri. Critically, they can be used not just with […]

iOS, Mobile Apps, Operating systems

8 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

May 29, 2018

Via: BGR

There are still a few freebies left in yesterday’s roundup of the best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, and you can get them if you hurry. Don’t worry if you missed out on anything though, because […]

Mobile Apps

Pocket-Run Pool and Other Great Zach Gage Mobile Games

May 25, 2018

Via: Geek

I have a lot of thoughts on mobile games. It’s my job, and my pleasure, to have a lot of thoughts on all video games, period. But I especially have a lot of thoughts on mobile games. I witnessed the […]

Mobile Apps

Thousands of Apple ID passwords were just leaked by a teen phone monitoring app

May 21, 2018

Via: BGR

While many children understandably view it as a nuisance, smartphones give parents the ability to track their location when they leave the house. Kids may see it as a violation of privacy, but it can put a parent’s mind at […]