News tagged ‘ios’

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013

Facebook 6.0 for iOS Brings Chat Heads to iPhone & iPad

Facebook 6.0 for iOS Brings Chat Heads to iPhone & iPad

The new Facebook update for iOS brings Chat Heads to iPhone, but only for messaging within Facebook. Other changes include Stickers, giant illustrated emoticons, and a cleaner, easier to read design for iPad.

Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013

Tumblr for Android Updated with New UI

Tumblr for Android Updated with New UI

Tumblr has just updated its Android app with a whole new look. The app comes with fancy new animations, and a look that's more in-line with Android's "Holo" theme.

Friday, 22 Mar 2013

Apple's Jon Ive is Pushing for Starker and Simpler

Apple's Jon Ive is Pushing for Starker and Simpler "Flat Design" in Next iOS

Jony Ive, who has recently taken over Apple's Human Interface team, is said to be pushing for a simpler, "flat design" for the upcoming iOS.

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013

Google May Pay Apple More Than US$1 Billion To Remain Default iOS Search Engine

Google May Pay Apple More Than US$1 Billion To Remain Default iOS Search Engine

According to a new report from Morgan Stanley, Google could pay Apple more than US$1 billion in 2014 to remain the default search engine on iOS. In 2009, Google paid about US$82 million for the same privilege.

Friday, 1 Feb 2013

New Keyboard App Fleksy Guarantees Accurate Blind Typing

New Keyboard App Fleksy Guarantees Accurate Blind Typing

New keyboard app Fleksy claims to have an autocorrect system that's so accurate that even blind users can type fast and accurately. Extreme mobile typists can even type without the keyboard being visible for maximum convenience.

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013

Hacker Geohot Releasing New Photo App Named Reactions

Hacker Geohot Releasing New Photo App Named Reactions

Hacker geohot, AKA George Hotz, best known for hacking the iPhone and PlayStation 3, has developed a new photo sharing app that utilizes both the front and back cameras to capture both the subject and your reaction.

Friday, 4 Jan 2013

Voice Messaging Feature Added to Facebook Messenger App

Voice Messaging Feature Added to Facebook Messenger App

Facebook augmented their mobile Messenger app recently with voice messaging features. The app is now available for both iOS and Android devices.

Monday, 24 Dec 2012

Apple to Launch Fifth Generation iPad in March 2013?

Apple to Launch Fifth Generation iPad in March 2013?

Apple is rumored to be launching a new, slimmer and lighter iPad in March 2013.

Friday, 21 Dec 2012

Instagram Regresses Terms of Service After Public Outcry

Instagram Regresses Terms of Service After Public Outcry

Instagram's co-founder, Kevin Systrom, has just done a 360-degree turnabout, stating that they will be reverting "this advertising section to the original version that has been in effect since we launched the service in October 2010", after a massive outcry over the recent changes.

Friday, 14 Dec 2012

Viddy,

Viddy, "Instagram for Videos" App, Comes to Android

Somewhat likened to "the Instagram for video capturing", Viddy, now available on Android, allows users to apply 10 different filters as well as add songs to their 15-sec recorded clips before sharing them with other Viddy users and on different social networks.

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