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Twitter introduces new Highlights feature

Twitter introduces new Highlights feature

Twitter can be great, but it can also be a chore sometimes depending on how many people you follow and how active they are. Trying to catch up on a 1000 or more tweets in the morning can put you off in the long run, so Twitter is trying to make it easier, introducing ‘Highlights’, to give you a summary[Read More…]

in Apps by at 3:19 am on April 24, 2015
Swiftkey Beta introduces a new Mini-Hub for settings and new Dashlane integration for login credentials

Swiftkey Beta introduces a new Mini-Hub for settings and new Dashlane integration for login credentials

Swiftkey is a great keyboard, in fact it’s considered one of the best on Android – and now iOS. The team is constantly re-jigging the keyboard to make it more functional and easier to use. Their latest tweak which will be released to Swiftkey Beta users, includes a SwiftKey Hub, which they say includes a ‘re-imagined settings and content menu’.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 3:06 am on April 24, 2015
BlackBerry introduces social enabled games with BBM Connect Games for Android

BlackBerry introduces social enabled games with BBM Connect Games for Android

  Blackberry is looking at branching out more with its BBM messaging app, making it more than just a communication tool and the company has always been trying to work more on balancing work-play life for a while now and it seems they may have somewhat cracked it with the latest update to the communication tool with BBM Connect Games.[Read More…]

in Apps by at 4:16 pm on April 23, 2015
Facebook begins testing a new dialler using information from Facebook to let you
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Facebook begins testing a new dialler using information from Facebook to let you

Facebook is introducing a new app from their Facebook Creative Labs today called Hello. Hello is a dialler at its core which will leverage your contacts from Facebook to let you see more about who is calling, letting you choose to block people, as well as find information on people and places. The information is only as invasive as you[Read More…]

in Apps by at 5:28 am on April 23, 2015
Facebook adding to changes to your news feed – balances content from Friends and Pages

Facebook adding to changes to your news feed – balances content from Friends and Pages

Facebook has announced that it is updating the way the news feed works, in an attempt to balance content from your friends and pages you have liked or subscribed to. The company has said that the changes arose from feedback given by users. Users have been asked to rate their personal News Feeds to give Facebook an insight into what changes may be needed going[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 3:31 pm on April 22, 2015
Android Wear Android app updated with a cleaner look and to prepare for new feature enhancements

Android Wear Android app updated with a cleaner look and to prepare for new feature enhancements

After announcing a host of new features that will roll out to the majority of Android Wear watches in the next few weeks, Google has begun updating their Android Wear application in preparation. As well as preparing the way for feature updates, Google has also taken the opportunity to spruce the place up as it were. The first change you’ll[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps by at 1:43 pm on April 22, 2015
Microsoft releases new Office Preview for Lollipop and x86 tablets

Microsoft releases new Office Preview for Lollipop and x86 tablets

When we previously reported on Microsoft bringing Office to Android, we thought it was pretty neat, and figured it would be a definite boon to productivity for the road warriors with powerful tablets and keyboards to match. The initial release was not without its own catches though; it didn’t support Android 5.0 Lollipop, nor did it support tablets with x86[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 10:19 am on April 22, 2015
Plex for Android updated to version 4.2; new Discover Mode for finding content, user preferences and more
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Plex for Android updated to version 4.2; new Discover Mode for finding content, user preferences and more

Plex is something many of us use on a regular basis to access our media; be they photos, videos, music collections or more. It’s one of the best ways that I’ve found to share your media around your house, to stream it to your laptop, your TV, your kids iPad, or even to your tablet half way around the world[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 8:06 am on April 22, 2015
Action Launcher 3.4 comes with over a dozen new customisation features

Action Launcher 3.4 comes with over a dozen new customisation features

Aussie Android developer Chris Lacy has clearly been busy, as he’s just released version 3.4 of the popular Android launcher replacement, Action Launcher. While it’s strictly speaking a point release (3.3 to 3.4), the number of significant user facing changes is quite astounding, and for those that like to customise everything, this might be the update you’ve been looking for.[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 7:57 am on April 22, 2015
Moovit updates to version 4.0 with simplified visual design and new features
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Moovit updates to version 4.0 with simplified visual design and new features

After launching in Australia last month, public transportation app Moovit has updated their Android app with a refreshed new look and some great new features. The update brings a fresh new look to the app, which concentrates on improving usability with a simplified design. Rebuilt from the ground up, Moovit says that the revamp has been done with user feedback[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:09 am on April 21, 2015