Archive for the ‘Apps’ Category
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on May 22, 2015 under Apps
The Windows 10 Xbox app is getting a pretty significant update, adding in a bunch of new features that Windows 10 Technical Preview users may have been waiting for. As part of the June update, Microso... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 22, 2015 under Apps, General Tech
For people that don't shop for their food online, finding their way around supermarkets isn't always the easiest of tasks. If they haven't been there before or staff have rearranged everything, they ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 20, 2015 under Apps, Mobile
RealPlayer hasn't been relevant in a long time, even if you factor in that its makers screwed the pooch a few years ago and settled a suit related to its Real DVD software, essentially enshrining the ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 14, 2015 under Android, Apps, Mobile
Amazon is looking to poke its digits into more digital pies this week, with the announcement that it has launched a new advertising scheme for mobiles, designed to help app makers promote their softwa... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on May 8, 2015 under Apps, Mobile
Nintendo has discussed more details on its plans for mobile gaming. Last year, the company announced that it would be teaming up with DeNA to create specific games for mobile devices, now we know that... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 8, 2015 under Apps
Tinder, the application and service that is designed to help people hook up for relatively anonymous... hang outs, has hit back at research that suggested over 40 per cent of its users were either mar... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 22, 2015 under Apps
When Jay-Z and a number of other high profile artists relaunched HD streaming music service Tidal at the end of March, it came complete with a sanctimonious video of artists explaining to each other j... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 15, 2015 under Apps
After months of waiting and long after the game's release on tablets and PC, Hearthstone is finally available for smartphones. Blizzard's addictive card game opened up to Android and iOS smartphones l... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on April 15, 2015 under Apps, HTPC, Software & Gaming
CyberLink, a leading developer of multimedia software, has introduced the industry’s first media player that can take advantage of hardware acceleration capabilities of ultra-high-definition video d... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 3, 2015 under Apps
Google may have just made it possible for Google Chrome browser users to now run Android applications on a range of devices thanks to the new developer preview of its ARC project. The new feature make... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 24, 2015 under Apps
Samsung and Dell, alongside nine other regional manufacturers, have signed a deal to pre-load Microsoft apps on to future Android tablets, allowing Microsoft’s own services to better compete with Go... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 26, 2015 under Apps
Google has announced that it will soon be adding sponsor spots to search results in the Google Play app store on Android. The 'pilot program' will work similarly to how ads work on the traditional Goo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 20, 2015 under Apps
Although Youtube is certainly one of the cleaner online video sharing sites, requiring a signed-in account for anything more titillating than a Katy Perry video, Google is looking to make it easier fo... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 13, 2015 under Apps, Development, iPhone, Mobile
The marketing for all iOS games in the future may be set to become incredibly cutesy, as Apple is said to be rejecting games from the store if they show any sort of guns or violence. Several develope... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 11, 2015 under Android, Apps
An unofficial Android app has made it possible to use the PS4 Remote Play feature on non-Sony devices. Sony initially launched an official app bringing the functionality to Xperia devices but it looks... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 5, 2015 under Apps, Mobile
Popular smartphone fitness tracking application, MyFitnessPal, has now been acquired by US based sports clothing company Under Armour for $475 (£311) million . This brings it into the fold of workout... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on February 5, 2015 under Android, Apps, iPhone
Microsoft is well known for its costly acquisitions, with Nokia, Mojang and Skype all being snapped up by them for substantial amounts in the last few years. Now it seems that it is willing to pay ove... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on February 3, 2015 under Apps
Amazon have released a PC application that you can use to turn your dusty old physical books, into Kindle ebooks. The app will allow you to scan any book while running text recognition to properly dig... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on January 31, 2015 under Android, Apps
Shouting at your Android phone is pretty fun with Google now, but Google is about to enhance this functionality and it will soon announce that it’s allowing third-party apps to deliver information... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 29, 2015 under Apps
Sony's Music Unlimited service won't be around much longer as the company has now teamed up with Spotify to bring PlayStation Music to the PlayStation Network this year- some time in the Spring to b... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 27, 2015 under Apps
Razer has revealed its new 'Razer Arena' software, which will allow users to automate the process of finding competitive gaming servers and then tracking your progress. The community will also be ab... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on January 21, 2015 under Apps, Mobile
Today Whatsapp made a new web app available for its popular messaging client that will allow you to talk to your contacts from your desktop browser. While this currently only works in Google Chrome, ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 20, 2015 under Apps, Security
The MEGA encrypted file locker service is now looking to expand into more mobile marketplaces, by launching its new swathe of updated smartphone applications for iOS, Android... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on December 16, 2014 under Apps
Good news Hearthstone players with Android tablets! Blizzard has just released the game you love for the tablet you own, allowing you to play wherever you desire. But there is a temporary problem f... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on December 13, 2014 under Apps, Design & Create, Operating Systems, Software & Gaming
If you do not like modern graphics user interfaces of the latest operating, you will have to get over it because this is exactly how GUIs will look like going forward, according to a former Apple engi... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 11, 2014 under Apps, Software & Gaming
Papers Please is one of the more thought provoking titles to be released in recent years, giving the player a chance to not only feel the power behind even a minor position of importance, but also the... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 10, 2014 under Apps
I barely want to subject my significant other to my morning breath and craggy attitude first thing, let alone a stranger, but apparently that's just me, as a new startup firm called Wakie has just lau... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on October 27, 2014 under Apps, Development, General Tech, Online, Operating Systems, Software & Gaming
In a surprising move late last week, Larry Page, chief executive officer of Google, appointed Sundar Pichai to the position of the senior vice president of essentially all Google’s products. It is b... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on September 30, 2014 under Apps
Trading and collectible card games have shown impressive growth over the past few years, thanks to the expansion of Magic The Gathering on consoles and PCs, the birth of Hex and its contemporaries thr... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 10, 2014 under Apps
It seems that EA is having another crack at mobile gaming as the publisher just announced SimCity Buildit, an app for iOS and Android devices. This will be the first high profile mobile release from t... more.
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