Thursday, April 28, 2016
You know what they say about TVs and strange bedfellows. No? Well, apparently Google didn’t know about it either. Which is probably why it both expectedly and surprisingly released an iOS app that lets iPhone and iPad owners control an Android TV with a non-Android mobile device. Not that it’s a bad thing, mind you.
Read more www.slashgear.com
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Snaps Media today works with a range of brands who want to launch their own emojis or keyboard apps, but don’t have the time or inclination to build the apps themselves. The new emojis follow the company’s recently revamped mobile app that comes with a slew of new features, including personalized offers and a music discovery function for songs played in Starbucks locations.
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Instagram has been busy with the changes recently, and now it looks like the photo and video social network is ready to make a few bigger changes at some point in the future. According to a report published recently by Mashable, and citing images sent to the publication, Instagram is in the process of testing a flatter, simpler design for its iOS app.
Read more www.iphonehacks.com
Monday, April 25, 2016
Folks with small hands, rejoice! Microsoft has finally dropped its Word Flow keyboard for iOS, bringing with it a cool fan-shaped keyboard that makes one-handed typing much easier. After some time with the new app, I found it so useful I added it to my roster so I can whip it out when I need to type with one hand.
Read more www.tomsguide.com
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
The Spotify app for iOS is a great alternative to Apple Music for streaming content to your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. You may have used it for a while now, but are you getting the best out of it?
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Monday, April 18, 2016
Shazam has a lot more competition from Siri, Cortana and other services, but the music recognition service has tried to stay on top with Google Now integration, faster recognition and other new tricks. The company has just added a feature that seems indispensable, but somehow wasn’t available before: syncing across devices.
Read more www.engadget.com
Friday, April 15, 2016
This week Intel introduced the ‘Naked 3D Fitness Tracker’ system along with startup Naked Labs and by our cover graphic you can see that the system is designed to connect to an iPhone 6, though the connectivity specs just says for iOS with no specific iPhone model noted. The Android based mirror system uses the dual lens 3D depth camera known as Intel RealSense. You could learn more about the specifications and design here.
Read more www.patentlyapple.com
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Facebook Messenger just introduced a Dropbox integration for the iOS version of the app. This means that you don’t have to leave messenger in order to share what you have stored in the cloud with contacts. Dropbox is one of the most popular platforms for storing photos, videos, documents and other files, so this new colaboration is practically a match made in heaven!
Read more features.en.softonic.com
Kounta is a powerful cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) app for iOS geared towards hospitality businesses. Whether you operate a cafe, restaurant, bar or coffeeshop you need a POS – and which one you choose can make a big difference. Kounta is an app which offers the basics in a streamlined fashion as well as powerful analytics and reporting for your business.
Read more www.tapscape.com
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Following a beta period, Edge Music Network announced the official launch of its updated music video application on iOS. The app allow users to watch live and on-demand music video content, and it is backed by industry veterans such as John Paul DeJoria, VH1 Classic founder Eric Sherman, Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler, The Who lead singer Roger Daltrey and Queen drummer Roger Taylor, as well as music giants Universal Music Group, Capitol Records, Def Jam Recordings and Geffen Records.
Read more www.adweek.com
Starbucks has announced the launch of its new re-designed App, used by 17 million people across iOS and Android and they hope that it will offer a far more personalized experience for its customers. Starbucks hope that the new App will offer far more benefits by bringing to life engaging content as well as interactive in-app features.
Read more www.businessreviewusa.com
Google Calendar turns 10 this year, but the service isn’t ready to rest until it has ordered your entire life into neat chunks. Calendar’s newest mobile feature, announced late last night, is Goals — a way for users to automatically set aside time for self-betterment tasks like learning a new language or working out by telling the app what you want to do and relying on it to find a spot in your busy schedule.
Read more www.theverge.com
Monday, April 11, 2016
Managing money is something few Americans learn about in school—if you did, you were one of the lucky ones—but it’s a fact of adult life we all have to figure out eventually, ideally before collection agencies and the IRS are beating down your door. But even if you make enough money to pay your rent or mortgage, bills, student loans, car payments and other obligations, you’re probably not doing a great job of saving any leftovers. This is where the iOS app Digit comes in. It just might change your life.
Read more www.pcworld.com
Saturday, April 09, 2016
One of the most common and necessary IT tasks is managing Active Directory (AD) for any business running Microsoft’s directory services. Luckily, there are apps and workaround solutions that can help you maintain AD from your iOS-based mobile device. Let’s explore what’s available.
Read more www.techrepublic.com
Friday, April 08, 2016
Drobo™, the maker of award winning storage arrays for businesses, professionals and consumers, today launched DroboAccess as part of the myDrobo suite of applications. The DroboAccess solution allows customers to access and share files on their network attached Drobo with privacy and security from anywhere on any device. As with all Drobo solutions, DroboAccess will continue with the heritage of preserving simplicity.
Read more www.fieldtechnologiesonline.com
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Back in February, Microsoft released an intriguing keyboard replacement app called Hub Keyboard on Android. Today, the firm shipped Hub Keyboard on iOS as well, bringing its useful multitasking functionality to the Apple ecosystem.
Read more www.thurrott.com
Reddit, the social forum for topics that range from adorable pets to niche hobbies (like collecting cast iron), released official apps for iOS and Android today. Fans of the service, including myself, have long relied on Alien Blue, a solid Reddit app built by a fan of the site for browsing the site on our iPhones and iPads. But then last fall Reddit bought Alien Blue and in February pulled it from the App Store.
Read more www.cnet.com
Monday, April 04, 2016
If exploring a new city is daunting, make a game out of it with this new app. Name: Stray Boots What it does: It’s a walking tour disguised as a scavenger hunt.
Read more www.latimes.com
The free Airtable database app for iOS has an edge over spreadsheets, and it lets you easily collaborate with other users. It may be overkill for some people, but its flexibility in storing and sorting data could be invaluable to others
Read more www.cio.com
If have not seen or checked your application updates, BlackBerry has released an update that now offers “Timer” and “Retract” free for BlackBerry, Android and iOS users. Other features in this BBM release include:
Read more www.berryreview.com