Tag: iOS

Google Maps Gets Redesigned with New ‘For You’ Tab, Personal Recommendations, AR Navigation

Google gave its Maps app a big redesign today at I/O 2018 and introduced a suite of new features that will roll out to both iOS and Android users this summer. For starters, there’s a […]

Microsoft Timeline Expanding to Both iOS and Android

After initially unveiling the feature yesterday, Microsoft on stage at Build 2018 formally announced Timeline would be coming to Android via the Microsoft Launcher. With the tap of a button, users will be able to […]

Microsoft is Bringing Windows Timeline to its Android Launcher

During its Build 2018 developers conference in Seattle, Microsoft announced it will be bringing Timeline to its Android home screen replacement, Microsoft Launcher (via Neowin). If you recall, the feature allows users to go back […]

Hands-On: Flitter for iOS is the Twitter App You Deserve

It seems every few weeks, there’s some sort of new social media app or client that tries to shake things up. Twitter, for instance, as seen its own fair share of clients over the past […]

Google Releases Standalone Tasks App for Android and iOS

Google today announced the release of a standalone Tasks app for reminders and to-dos. This comes the same day Gmail received its big redesign. The app is pretty simple. After downloading, your Google account¬†is loaded […]

Instagram Brings Portrait Mode and Username Stickers to its App

Instagram today announced two new features it’s bringing to its app for iOS and Android. The first addition is a feature called Focus which is basically the platform’s version of the popular portrait mode camera […]

Google is Now Rolling Out Lens to iOS Users

After initially making it available to those with Android devices, Google has begun rolling out its Google Lens image recognition software to those with iOS devices. Anyone who uses version 3.15 of the Google Photos […]

Google is Finally Adding a Dark Mode to YouTube on iOS and Android

Google today announced its updating the YouTube mobile apps for iOS and Android with a dark mode that darkens certain elements of the app’s interface for a more cinematic experience. The company added the feature […]

Google Expands Lens to More Android Devices with Google Photos

During MWC 2018, Google announced it would expand its Lens object recognition software, originally exclusive to the Pixel 2 and 2 XL, to more Android devices via the Google Photos app and, eventually, the Assistant […]

You Can Now Stream Live News from Apple’s TV App

Apple today began rolling out an update to its TV app available on iOS and tvOS that enables live news streaming. The feature is similar to the Sports section launched last year in which you […]

Apple Will Reportedly Let iOS Apps Run on macOS Next Year

A new report out of Bloomberg today states Apple is gearing up to¬†launch iOS app compatibility within macOS. In other words, as early as next year, the company could allow developers to develop a single […]

Microsoft Edge for iOS and Android Now Available for All

Microsoft today officially launched its Edge mobile browser apps for iOS and Android, allowing anyone with an iPhone or Android device to download and install the app. This comes after an initial testing phase which […]

Apple Updates Clips with New TrueDepth ‘Selfie Scenes’ for iPhone X

Apple today updated its Clips application which is used to make short videos or edit photos for sharing across social media. In the update, under the version number 2.0, Apple includes a feature exclusive to […]

You Can Now Place AR Objects from Amazon in Your Home

Amazon today is updating its app for iPhone for the 2017 holiday season, and with the release brings a new feature that lets users place objects within their homes. The technology uses Apple’s ARKit and […]

Amazon Releases New Kindle App w/ Fresh Design and Better Goodreads Integration

Amazon today updated its Kindle app significantly for the first time in quite a while. The app is receiving a new design with tweaked layouts, new options, and better social integration. For instance, the layout […]

Google Brings Opinion Rewards to iOS Users

Google’s Opinion Rewards is a hassle-free way for Android users to earn credits for the Play Store by answering simple surveys every now and then. The app has worked well and does what it says, […]

Microsoft Edge is Coming to iOS and Android

Microsoft is bringing its Edge web browser to mobile devices. In a new blog post today, the company announced new apps for iOS and Android that are currently in beta and can be tested first […]

Instagram Now Lets You Take Polls in Stories

Instagram is rolling out a fresh update to its iOS and Android mobile apps that lets users take polls from within their Stories. By using the new poll sticker, users can ask a question and […]

Amazon’s Music App for iOS and Android Now Includes Alexa

Amazon today announced the integration of its voice assistant, Alexa, into its Amazon Music apps for iOS and Android. Simply updating the apps will gain users the option of controlling their music with their voice […]

Apple Swaps Bing for Google in iOS and macOS Search Bars

In a new report out of TechCrunch, Apple has announced it will be stepping away from using Bing for Siri and Spotlight searchs in iOS and macOS and will instead opt for Google. Bing will […]