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Google launches the next developer preview of Android 12

April 21, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

Right on schedule, Google today launched the third developer preview of Android 12, the latest version of its mobile operating system. According to Google’s roadmap, this will be the last developer preview before Android 12 goes into beta, which is […]


Mobile Apps

Senate antitrust hearing on app stores gives Apple critics a big soapbox

April 21, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

The latest hearing to target Big Tech will drill down on competition in Apple’s App Store and Google Play. The Senate hearing, set for Wednesday at 2:30 p,m. EDT and embedded below, will feature testimony from the two big app […]


Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Xbox Cloud Gaming beta starts rolling out on iOS and PC this week

April 19, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

The era of cloud gaming hasn’t arrived with the intensity that may have seemed imminent a couple years ago when major tech platforms announced their plays. In 2021, the market is still pretty much non-existent despite established presences from nearly […]


Mobile Apps

New Android feature will warn users to stop using their phones while walking

April 12, 2021

Via: TechSpot

The folks at XDA Developers spotted the feature in a teardown of the Digital Wellbeing app back in September. A beta version now appears to be rolling out, with Twitter user @jay__kamat receiving it on his Pixel 4A handset. Once […]


Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Google and Apple block update to England’s contact-tracing app over privacy violation

April 12, 2021

Via: The Next Web

An update to England and Wales’ contact-tracing app has been blocked by Apple and Google for violating their location data collection rules. When gyms, pub gardens, and non-essential shops reopened today, the COVID-19 app was supposed to have a new […]


Mobile Apps

We know exactly why there’s no iMessage app for Android

April 9, 2021

Via: BGR

Almost ten years ago, Apple unveiled the new iMessage app at WWDC 2011; the app would replace SMS texting on iPhone with something much better. iMessage works over cellular and Wi-Fi, adding a richer instant messaging experience over an internet […]


Mobile Apps

Leak says WhatsApp is getting the feature you’ve wanted the most

April 6, 2021

Via: BGR

Privacy controversies aside, WhatsApp is one of the most popular and useful apps in the world. The app supports the same rich instant messaging experience you’d get in iMessage, Facebook Messenger, and Telegram, and it handles voice and video calls. […]


Mobile Apps

Apple expands Apple Arcade with classic App Store games

April 2, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

Apple has announced an expansion for its subscription gaming service Apple Arcade. In addition to exclusive game releases, the company is adding two new categories — Timeless Classics and App Store Greats. In the “App Store Greats” category, you can […]


Mobile Apps

Microsoft drops support for Cortana app on Android and iOS

March 31, 2021

Via: ZDnet

It’s no surprise, but today is the day. As Microsoft officials said in July 2020, the company is dropping support for the separate Cortana app for Android and iOS after today, March 31, 2021. Cortana has changed since Microsoft first […]


Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

The Google Maps feature you use most just got a few exciting updates

March 30, 2021

Via: BGR

Google Maps is a feature-rich mapping app that lets you do more things than getting you to your destination as fast as possible. The app lets users discover everything around them, from restaurants to popular activities, offering timely information about […]