Tag Archives: ios

Google Kills Hangout on Air, Launches Duo Video-Calling App; To Release Allo Next

Google has launched the much-awaited Duo, video calling app, similar or slightly tweaked version of other popular video calling options such as Apple’s FaceTime, Microsoft’s Skype and Facebook’s Messenger app. In an official Blog, Google Principal Software Engineer Justin Uberti has posted the features of Google Duo, which he introduced as a simple 1-to-1 video calling app for everyone. Notwithstanding, ...

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‘Godless’ Virus Plays Havoc for Half of Android Phones in India

The new mobile malware "Godless" has affected nearly 4 lakh devices in India and about a million devices worldwide, said a report from cyber-security firm Trend Micro. In the report titled "Mobile App Reputation Service", it said the "Godless" malicious software, found in all app stores including Google Play, hides inside an app and operates on the root of the ...

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Apple Launches iOS 9 for iPhone, iPad and iPod; Download Here

Apple has launched its much awaited iOS 9 for all iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models that can run iOS 8. Apple’s iOS 9 brings a lot of new features with promising battery life, powerful search and improved security. Users will require atleast 1.3GB of free space on their devices to install the latest update. It won’t take much of ...

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WhatsApp’s New Update will Let You Do More; Now Back up Your Videos

After a long time popular messaging app WhatsApp has finally delivered an update, giving hopes to iOS users on the forgotten platform. The update has bug fixes, features and performance improvements on the phone. It new update will let you back up videos from your conversations. Updates to Android and Window Phone are very frequent, iOS was clearly ignored, since ...

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Periscope, Twitter’s Live-Streaming App, Launched for Android Phones

Periscope, the live video streaming app from Twitter, is launched on Android devices after its debut on Apple’s iOS platform in March. With the launch of Periscope, Twitter has entered the battle of live-streaming apps. Its rival streaming app Meerkat was available on Google Play store from May. Meerkat became overnight sensation upon its launch, however, Twitter blocked access to ...

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Twitter Adds ‘Highlights’ Feature for Android Phones Now, Takes Shot at Facebook

Pitted against ever-modifying Facebook in social networking arena, Twitter is undre duress to invent new ways to enhance the tweeting culture among its users and the latest feature it has added is “Highlights”, which helps users sift through numerous tweets on their feed at a glance quickly. The new feature “Highlights” provides on a platter two summaries daily “of the best tweets ...

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WhatsApp Voice Calling Feature Now in Apple iPhone too

WhatsApp has updated its iPhone iOS app with a free voice calling feature bringing a huge segment of mobile phone users on to its platform that was opened initially for Android devices. The “WhatsApp Calling” feature, similar to Skype and the FaceTime Audio service on iOS mobile platform, will be free and 90% cheaper in any country. It works on user’s data ...

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WhatsApp Free Voice Calling Feature Available on 2G, 3G, Mobile Internet Plans

WhatsApp voice calling feature is now opened to all users and fans ending one-year of beta testing and raising enthusiasm among the fans of the most-successful app in social media sphere now, owned by the Facebook. However, users of WhatsApp should first download the updated version 2.12.5 from Google Play or from the WhatsApp official website. Click Play Store 2.11.528 or download the ...

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Apple planning own search engine to trump Google?

There perhaps isn’t anything that a Google search cannot find, but all of us who have only been ‘googling’ for information and knowledge may soon be "appleing" for them. The Daily Mail, in a report Monday, referred to an Apple job advertisement posted earlier this month, calling for a professional to develop "a search platform supporting hundreds of millions of ...

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Microsoft launches new Outlook app for iOS, Android users

Taking Gmail and other email apps head on, Microsoft has launched a new Outlook app for iOS and Android devices. The new app is basically a replacement for San Francisco-based email startup Acompli that was acquired by Microsoft for $200 million in December last year, New York Daily News reported. Outlook will support Office 365, Exchange, Outlook.com, Yahoo Mail, Gmail, ...

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75 to 97% Smartphone Apps Hacked, Including Paid Ones: Report

A report by the mobile security firm Arxan Technologies has shown that between 75 and 97 percent of apps – on both Android and iOS devices – have been hacked. These alarming statistics show that all app users must keep in mind the flip-side of downloading these apps. The security firm analysed the top 100 paid apps and top 20 ...

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New App: GPS-like Location Finder Inside Buildings Available Now!

It’s well-known that GPS stops working the moment you enter a store, mall or airport as satellites do not work indoors. The other solutions from larger players like Googles and Apples, and most others require Bluetooth iBeacons or Wi-Fi — all expensive options requiring investment in hardware. Finland-based tech firm IndoorAtlas claims to have made an app with the same ...

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Forget iPhone 4S, here’s ‘iPhone 5’ on sale in China

As Apple disappointed iPhone 5 enthusiasts, Chinese grey market has come out with its own version of iPhone 5 which is on “sale” and the price tag is merely $50, making it one of the cheapest smartphones. Officials have swooped down on a mall in Shanghai and seized fake iPhone 5 devices on Wednesday, which were reportedly 90 percent replicas ...

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