Tag Archives: App Store Apps

Deal: Alto’s Adventure is 66 percent off today only

Alto’s Adventure, an endless snowboarding odyssey, is currently available at a deep 66 percent discount as part of a Spring sale developer Snowman has been having since five days ago. The game is currently available for just 99 cents on the App Store, down from its usual asking price of $2.99 a pop. Alto’s Adventure is a […]

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Talkshow, Stuttr, Swish and other apps to check out this weekend

It’s been kind of a crazy week. Apple reported not-so-impressive numbers during its Q2 earnings call on Tuesday afternoon, and that dominated the headlines for the past 4 days. So for those looking to unwind this weekend, we’ve put together a list of great apps and games for you to check out.... Read the rest of this post […]

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Tip: find tons of messages you didn’t know existed inside Messenger’s secret folder

What if I told you that you most likely have tons of messages you didn’t even know existed, stowed away in a little-known folder on Facebook? While messages from your Facebook friends and Messenger contacts are delivered straight to your inbox, the system filters out those it deems spam and tucks them away into a hidden vault. Some of those filtered […]

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A look at the brand new Philips Hue app

For decades it was a thing of science fiction. Books and movies have long depicted their protagonists speaking commands to inanimate objects and having orders carried out instantly. I think it’s safe to say that most everyone, including myself, used to daydream of being able to control lights simply by giving a voice command from […]

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Periscope gains live-sketching feature, broadcasts come alive within Twitter for iOS

Wouldn’t it be great if you could doodle over live video broadcasts on Periscope? With Periscope’s latest iPhone app refresh, now you can! The latest version of the Twitter-owned app lets you draw with your finger on top of a live video feed in any color you want, like a boss. Your drawings automatically disappear […]

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Google Maps for iOS gains Travel Times widget, Night mode and other new features in latest update

Google yesterday pushed an update for its native Maps application on the App Store, bringing out a few newsworthy features and enhancements. Google Maps 4.18 for iOS introduces a new Travel Times widget which lets commuters check a live travel time estimation to their home or work right within the Notification Center’s Today view. In addition, the app’s gained […]

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Instagram finally testing flat mobile app design

Instagram’s reportedly been testing a fresh new design for its mobile application for iOS and Android, MacRumors discovered yesterday. If leaked screenshots are anything to go by, in adopting much of iOS’s aesthetics the overhauled app sports a simpler, monochromatic look providing a cleaner, flatter appearance. It’s unknown when the new design will launch for everyone. For now,...

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Nintendo confirms Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem will be hitting iOS this fall

Japanese gaming giant Nintendo on Wednesday announced that it will be releasing more mobile games on the iOS platform later this fall, including Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem. The announcement came during Nintendo’s earnings announcement for its full fiscal year, ended March 31. “Building on the positive consumer reaction to Miitomo, Nintendo announced that its […]

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YouTube’s revamped Home feed is smart, too, thanks to Google’s deep neural network algorithm

Google just said that YouTube’s mobile apps for iOS and Android are gaining a revamped homepage design today. The newly redesigned Home feed within the mobile app has a clean look and a simple format “that invites you to discover and enjoy,” said Google. More importantly, the overhauled Home feed now does a better job spotlighting content you might be interested […]

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