Category: App Review

App Review, Applications

WhatsApp temporarily vanished from Google’s Play Store without explanation

October 11, 2019

Via: Business Insider

WhatsApp, the hugely popular encrypted messaging app owned by Facebook, temporarily vanished from the Google Play Store. WhatsApp’s sudden absence was first noticed on Friday morning by WhatsApp-focused blog WABetaInfo, and Business Insider was able to confirm that the app […]

App Review, Applications

20 Slack tips, tricks and hacks for power users

October 4, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

Slack users tend to be passionate about the popular collaboration tool. “Slack has changed the way we communicate internally,” says Rob Shapiro, senior director of product strategy for Muck Rack, a digital PR and journalism platform. Slack’s easier access to […]

App Review, Applications

The best Android file manager apps

August 29, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

File management isn’t the sexiest subject surrounding smartphone ownership — but if you use your device for productivity, it’s an important area to consider. Your phone, after all, is your on-the-go connection to the world. It’s the always-available PC of […]

App Review, Applications

Telegram’s latest update helps you cut down on notification overload

August 12, 2019

Via: The Verge

The messaging app Telegram has been updated with a number of features that should cut down on the amount of notifications and noise generated by the app. Up first is a new silent messaging feature, which allows you to send […]

App Review, Applications

The best privacy and security apps for Android

August 9, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

Let’s get one thing out of the way right off the bat: If you’re looking for recommendations about Android security suites or other malware-scanning software, you’ve come to the wrong place. Why? Because, like most people who closely study Android, […]

Android, App Review, Applications, Operating System

Google Fit Now Tracks Sleep, Adds Dark Mode

August 5, 2019

Via: Geek

Fitness means more than washboard abs and toned arms. So Google Fit is rolling out improved sleep insights and dark mode to its iOS and Android apps. “We understand that maintaining a healthy lifestyle is more than just tracking what […]

App Review, Applications

Instagram quantified our popularity, and now it wants to fix it

July 22, 2019

Via: The Verge

Instagram announced a fundamental change in April: users in Canada would begin testing a new feature that hides the number of likes their posts receive. The announcement was met with uncertainty over how it would change the way we use […]

App Review, Applications, News and Press

Google is building a new social network

July 12, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

Google is building a new social network, named Shoelace, which it claims will “supercharge your social life”. Mere months after shutting down Google+, the company has revealed that it’s taking a second shot at Facebook – this time focusing exclusively […]

App Review, Applications

Apple Music now has 60 million subscribers

June 28, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

The fact that Apple Music has surpassed Spotify in subscribers in the United States has been known since April, and the two companies are battling it out even in front of authorities. At that time, Apple Music had 50 million […]

App Review, Applications

Facebook Watch grows to more than 720 million monthly users

June 12, 2019


Facebook said Wednesday that more people are visiting its video hub Facebook Watch and spending more time there compared with the end of last year. The number of people visiting Watch every month increased to more than 720 million, up […]