Apps

QR Codes Are Back…in Snapchat Form

QR Codes Are Back…in Snapchat Form

It seems that Snapchat has found a way to spread its gospel from the digital world to the physical one in the form of “Snapcodes,” specific, individualized images that allow Snapchat users to connect with other users through smartphone … [Read more...]

New Custom Voice Actions Hitting Google Now

New Custom Voice Actions Hitting Google Now

One of Android’s coolest features—its voice-activated “Okay Google” feature, powered by Google Now—is about to get a little cooler. The company announced today that a new batch of custom voice commands were just launched, with even … [Read more...]

Google Making Huge Android Wear Update

Google Making Huge Android Wear Update

Google announced a fun and functional bunch of new features set to debut on Android Wear in the coming weeks. The update will be the biggest improvement to the Android Wear OS yet, with new ways to interact with notifications and a … [Read more...]

Google Launches “Works with Google Cardboard”

Google Launches “Works with Google Cardboard”

In an effort to keep its burgeoning VR ecosystem humming along, Google announced a new certification initiative called Works with Google Cardboard on Thursday. It’s pretty simple: by registering with Google’s program, Google Cardboard … [Read more...]

New Apple Music App in iOS 8.4 Beta

New Apple Music App in iOS 8.4 Beta

The new Music app from Apple has made its first appearance in the iOS 8.4 beta that was released on Monday evening, 9to5Mac reports. Built in collaboration with Beats, which Apple acquired in 2014, the new Music app is expected to be … [Read more...]

Amazon Instant Video Makes its Way to Android, and It’s About Time

Amazon Instant Video Makes its Way to Android, and It’s About Time

Did you know that Amazon's Instant Video service wasn't available on Android until today? I was emailed a release from the company earlier this morning, and my first thought was, "Wait... Android didn't have Instant Video?" It's an … [Read more...]

Office Lens: A New Scanning App for Android & iOS

Office Lens: A New Scanning App for Android & iOS

A new cross-platform scanning app called Office Lens from Microsoft hit Android and iOS devices on Thursday. It’s the latest move in the company’s ongoing initiative to bring users on different platforms into the Microsoft … [Read more...]

Spartan is Out Now – For Windows Insiders Only

Spartan is Out Now – For Windows Insiders Only

If you’ve been dying to take Microsoft’s new web browser, Spartan, for a spin, you can do so right this second—but only if you’re a Windows Insider. Membership is free in terms of money, but you will have to install the Windows 10 … [Read more...]