iOS app

  • Google Turns Its iOS App Into A Game With A New 3D Touch-Enabled Trivia Button

    Google Turns Its iOS App Into A Game With A New 3D Touch-Enabled Trivia Button

    Google has added a playful feature to its iOS application that lets you kick off a random trivia search – aka, the “I’m Feeling Curious” search feature – just by hard pressing on its app icon. The feature takes advantage of 3D Touch, which means it only works on Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus devices. After tapping on the “I’m Feeling Curious”… Read More

  • Microsoft Launches A Bing-Powered News App For iOS Devices, News Pro

    Microsoft Launches A Bing-Powered News App For iOS Devices, News Pro

    Microsoft today unveiled yet another application aimed at iOS users, with the launch of a news application that greatly resembles Apple’s own News application that comes built into iOS 9. Called “News Pro,” Microsoft’s app aims to offer readers a personalized experience by connecting them to articles that match their current interests, while also uncovering… Read More

  • Amazon Prime Music Takes On Pandora With Addition Of “Prime Stations” On iOS

    Amazon Prime Music Takes On Pandora With Addition Of “Prime Stations” On iOS

    Prime Music, Amazon’s free music streaming service for Prime members, has been upgraded on mobile today with a new feature that will see the service better competing with similar offerings like Pandora or iTunes Radio, for example. The company has now introduced “Prime Stations” for users of its iOS application, which are are ad-free streaming music stations that offer… Read More

  • With Its iOS Update, StumbleUpon Becomes A Mobile Chat App

    With Its iOS Update, StumbleUpon Becomes A Mobile Chat App

    StumbleUpon, an older web brand still best known for its content discovery service that helps introduce web surfers to new and interesting websites (or maybe for getting bought, then sold again, by eBay), is now taking a big step to make its app more relevant for the mobile era. In an update to the StumbleUpon iOS app out now, the company is introducing social chatting. The chatting aspect is… Read More

  • Wikipedia Revamps Its iOS App With Offline Access, Support For Editing While On The Go

    Wikipedia Revamps Its iOS App With Offline Access, Support For Editing While On The Go

    Wikipedia has today made a significant update to its iOS application, which most noticeably features a cleaner, “distraction-free” design, as well as the ability to edit Wikipedia articles from your smartphone or tablet device. Under the hood, the app received a number of other improvements as well, including speed increases, offline access, a reading history, and more. Read More

  • XKit, The Tumblr Client For Power Users, Arrives On iOS

    XKit, The Tumblr Client For Power Users, Arrives On iOS

    A well-liked Tumblr extension called XKit, which adds more functionality to the social blogging service, has just made its way to mobile in the form of a paid iOS app. Though there have been some reports of flattening Tumblr traffic following its acquisition by Yahoo, the platform today hosts close to 200 million blogs, which are updated over 94 million times per day. Among these bloggers is… Read More

  • Tipcast Brings The Human Touch Back To Sharing

    Tipcast Brings The Human Touch Back To Sharing

    If you think social media platforms such as Facebook or Instagram have taken the personal touch out of human interactions, you should check out Tipcast, because Stagename, Inc. CEO Josh Barkin wants to make sharing more personal again. Tipcast is a free iOS app that works in three steps. Read More

  • AirSnap Helps You Take Beautiful Group Selfies By Pairing Two iOS Devices

    AirSnap Helps You Take Beautiful Group Selfies By Pairing Two iOS Devices

    How many times have you stepped out of the group to click pictures, feeling left out as others posed? Or have there been instances when you’re jostling to get back for a group picture after setting the timer of a camera shutter? While there is Samsung NX Mini, which comes with an LCD screen that flips 180 degrees for taking selfies, it still requires users to make adjustments in the frame. Read More

  • Sharalike Automatically Turns Photos & Videos Into Shareable Slideshows

    Sharalike Automatically Turns Photos & Videos Into Shareable Slideshows

    Sharalike, a new application that lets you create video slideshows similar to Facebook’s recently popular “Lookback” videos, is now launching into beta. The company’s technology takes your own photos and videos and automatically sorts them into animated, HTML slideshows in just a matter of seconds. Users only have to point the app to the media they want to include… Read More