Category: Applications

App security, Applications

A weird Instagram hack is locking users out of their accounts and people are furious

August 15, 2018

Via: Bussinessinsider

Instagram users are complaining on Twitter about a bizarre hack that locks them out of their accounts, and then changes the username, image, and associated email address. According to numerous complaints on Twitter, first spotted by Mashable, Instagram users are […]

App Review, Applications

7 paid iPhone apps you can download for free on August 13th

August 13, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

We helped our readers fill their iPhones and iPads with tons of great paid apps on sale for free last week, but we hope they saved some space. We’ve got seven new premium iOS apps on sale for you to […]

App security, Applications

NordVPN updates iOS and macOS apps with new design focused on usability

July 26, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

In an effort to bring the benefits of a VPN to Internet users everywhere, NordVPN has updated its iOS and macOS apps with a new design that features a sleek and intuitive user interface. The recently released updates simplify the […]

App Review, Applications

Walk to work and earn miles with this app, just like airline frequent flyer programs

July 24, 2018

Via: Mashable

All those miles you log driving back and from the office are finally worth something. Miles is a new rewards platform for all types of travel. It’s a way to “incentivize and nudge user behavior,” Jigar Shah, CEO and co-founder, […]

App Review, Applications

10 years of the App Store: The design evolution of the earliest apps

July 10, 2018

Via: 9to5Mac

One of the most significant design opportunities in recent history was announced with a simple blog post on Apple’s website. “Let me just say it: We want native third-party applications on the iPhone, and we plan to have an SDK […]

App Review, Applications

Best iOS office apps for your iPhone or iPad

July 2, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

While Apple products have traditionally been seen as the ideal choice for creative media types, the iPad and iPhone are also useful business tools. The iTunes store offers a number of apps focused on productivity. Amongst the most popular options […]

App Review, Applications

The best travel apps for Android

June 29, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Traveling can be a massive hassle, with plenty of room for inconvenience and error. But while there’s not much you can do about the late departures, the surly gate attendants, or the smelly fellas somehow always seated right next to […]

App Review, Applications

Apple’s free Schoolwork app is now available for teachers

June 27, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Back in March, during its education event in Chicago, Apple announced that it would launch a new Schoolwork app aimed at teachers. The free app is now available on the iPad. Schoolwork allows teachers to use their iPads to create […]

App Review, Applications

IGTV is Instagram brings longform vertical video content from and for everyone

June 22, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Facebook-owned Instagram is expanding way beyond its current breadth of Stories of minute-long video clips and 50 filters piled on top of albums. IGTV is currently rolling out worldwide on Android and iOS as its own standalone app with access […]

App Review, Applications

WhatsApp reveals it’s extending support for Android Gingerbread until 2020

June 14, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

As of last month, Android 2.3 Gingerbread, which made its debut way back in 2010, was still running on 0.3% of all Android devices, with a bunch of them apparently being keen WhatsApp users. After all, the popular messaging app’s […]