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Vignette for iOS easily personalizes contact photos using social media

Vignette for iOS easily personalizes contact photos using social media

42 minutes ago   |   9to5Mac

Independent developer Casey Liss has today released an incredibly useful new Contacts utility for iOS. Dubbed Vignette, the app allows you to easily update contact images in...
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Chrome OS Rich Notifications Are Expanding Beyond Android Apps

Chrome OS Rich Notifications Are Expanding Beyond Android Apps

1 hour ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

Chrome OS notifications will be taking yet another step toward continuity with Android in the near future with cards that allow a much deeper control over media playback, based...
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Webinar Recap: How Apps in Each Category Compare and Compete

20 hours ago   |   Apptentive

We recently hosted a webinar diving into how apps in different categories compare and compete. We took exclusive new data from our 2019 Mobile Customer Engagement Benchmark...
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TikTok Owner Is Reportedly Developing A Spotify Competitor

TikTok Owner Is Reportedly Developing A Spotify Competitor

1 day ago   |   Ubergizmo

TikTok is one of the most popular social media apps right now. It lets users make short videos of themselves lip-syncing to songs and other pop culture references. It has...
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WhatsApp Will Never Be Safe, Says Its Competitor Telegram

1 day ago   |   Android Headlines

A post by Telegram founder Pavel Durov explains how WhatsApp will never be able to secure its users' information despite Facebook, its parent company, embracing the importance...
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Engagement Benchmarks for Media Apps

Engagement Benchmarks for Media Apps

5 days ago   |   Apptentive

Media apps are consistently in a tough place when it comes to gauging customer sentiment. Many consumers base their feedback on in-app content like news stories and coverage...
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Instagram expands its Explore tab with Stories, IGTV, and Shopping

Instagram expands its Explore tab with Stories, IGTV, and Shopping

5 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Instagram is increasingly placing more of its eggs in its Stories, Shopping, and IGTV baskets, with the photography and videography-centric social media platform now bringing...
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Instagram to Scrap Standalone 'Direct' Messaging App

Instagram to Scrap Standalone 'Direct' Messaging App

6 days ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   4 articles

Direct for Instagram , the companion direct messaging app for the photo-sharing social media platform, is being killed off by Instagram in the next few weeks. First spotted by...
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Instagram is scrapping its Direct messaging app

Instagram is scrapping its Direct messaging app

6 days ago   |   Tech Radar   |   4 articles

Instagram will be closing the doors on its standalone messaging app, Direct, within the next month. A message confirming the planned closure is being displayed to users in the...
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Kahoot acquires reading app Poio to expand its learning platform

Kahoot acquires reading app Poio to expand its learning platform

7 days ago   |   VentureBeat

Kahoot has acquired the child's reading platform Poio to expand its educational offerings.
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ARM 'stops' all work with Huawei after US ban

ARM 'stops' all work with Huawei after US ban

Huawei's ambitions for the smartphone market have been dealt a serious blow according to leaked documents that suggest chipmaker ARM is suspending all activities with the... Read more ...

Windows 10 May 2019 Update release date, news and features

Windows 10 May 2019 Update release date, news and features

The Windows 10 May 2019 Update is finally ready to download, and it's the first - and possibly only - major update for Microsoft's constantly-evolving Windows 10 operating... Read more ...

Valve Brings Its Steam Chat App To Mobile Devices

Valve Brings Its Steam Chat App To Mobile Devices

It goes without saying that Steam is one of the more widely-used game distribution platforms at the moment, and as such, there are many users who rely on its service to not... Read more ...

Update to Google's Messages app adds a very useful feature

Update to Google's Messages app adds a very useful feature

Google's master plan to dominate the world includes the placement of Google Assistant into as many apps and devices as possible. To that end, several Reddit posters are... Read more ...

Huawei's Android rival is incoming and will be compatible with Play Store apps

Huawei's Android rival is incoming and will be compatible with Play Store apps

We're still watching how the Trump administration's Huawei ban in the US plays out, especially after Google revoked the company's access to Android and the Google Play Store... Read more ...

Deals: $50 iTunes Gift Cards for $42.50, $10 4K iTunes Movies, Up to $500...

Deals: $50 iTunes Gift Cards for $42.50, $10 4K iTunes Movies, Up to $500 Off 2017 iMacs, and More

There are quite a few deals happening today that could save shoppers some money on iTunes credit, Apple's Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XR, and previous generation Retina... Read more ...

5 Google Play Store alternatives for Huawei smartphone owners

5 Google Play Store alternatives for Huawei smartphone owners

With Google suspending business with Huawei and essentially preventing future Huawei handsets from accessing Android, Google Play, and Google services, it has highlighted a... Read more ...

Government database filing suggests Apple Watch ECG will soon launch in Canada

Government database filing suggests Apple Watch ECG will soon launch in Canada

Apple has seemingly got clearance for the ECG app on Apple Watch Series 4. In the Health Canada database , ECG and irregular heart rate rhythm notifications are listed as being... Read more ...

Your Phone app for Windows 10 finally updated with MMS message support

Your Phone app for Windows 10 finally updated with MMS message support

Microsoft has updated its popular Your Phone app for Windows 10 , so users can now send MMS messages using the app on PC. This will allow users to send images, videos and GIFs... Read more ...

Apps We're Trying This Week: an App for Screen Recording, a Classic iPhone...

Apps We're Trying This Week: an App for Screen Recording, a Classic iPhone Game, and the Best Cloud Backup Service

There are many apps that grace the Mac and iOS App Stores that simply don't get enough attention or admiration. Sometimes an app is so good at what it does, it becomes the... Read more ...