Topic: Apps

Control Your Tunes with A Gesture Using BrianWave

Control Your Tunes with A Gesture Using BrianWave

It’s a given that just about every smartphone you can buy has a camera stuck on it somewhere. In fact, most smartphones have front-facing cameras so users can take those ever-important selfies. But a new app called … [Read more...]

Google News & Weather App Lands on iOS

Google News & Weather App Lands on iOS

Google is a unique company in that it actively develops and promotes a mobile operating system, yet also develops for competing platforms. Google apps are plentiful on iOS, and today, Apple's OS received yet another … [Read more...]

Apple Goes Old School, Pulls an App for a Lame Reason

Apple Goes Old School, Pulls an App for a Lame Reason

Apple's latest mobile OS release, iOS 8, is a big step for the company. It's the most open mobile operating system Apple has released thus far, and spending some time with it might have you believing that Apple … [Read more...]

10 Useful Apps and Tools for Back to School

10 Useful Apps and Tools for Back to School

Tablets are becoming more and more popular as a learning aid in the classroom, and rightfully so. Tablets offer a user-friendly interface, interactive experience, and are more portable than traditional textbooks. With … [Read more...]

Hyperlapse Turns Your Boring Videos Into Movie-esque Productions

Hyperlapse Turns Your Boring Videos Into Movie-esque Productions

It’s no secret that most smartphone videos leave a lot to be desired. Instagram’s new app, Hyperlapse, is here to change that—no editing or filters necessary! Gone are the days of shaky self-shot footage that … [Read more...]

Snapchat Looks to Begin Advertising

Snapchat Looks to Begin Advertising

Since its beginnings in 2011, Snapchat has charged forward unencumbered by the need for advertisement. Now, it seems, the company is looking to change that. According to the Wall Street Journal, Snapchat is looking to … [Read more...]

Mimesis Aegis, An Invisible Android Shield That Encrypts Communication

Mimesis Aegis, An Invisible Android Shield That Encrypts Communication

A team at the Georgia Institute of Technology has been developing a new app called Mimesis Aegis––roughly “imitation shield” in Latin––that provides end-to-end encryption for Android communication apps. It … [Read more...]

A Temporary Way Around The Facebook Messenger Install

A Temporary Way Around The Facebook Messenger Install

If you’re like me, then being told what to do isn’t high on your list of things you love. That’s why when Facebook made me install Messenger, my nostrils flared and lasers shot out of my eyes. Luckily, the fire of … [Read more...]

Bleep, A Communication App That Leaves No Tracks

Bleep, A Communication App That Leaves No Tracks

BitTorrent––the company that invented the BitTorrent protocol and specializes in central server-less products––has opened the doors to their Pre-Alpha app Bleep. Bleep allows users to communicate through text or … [Read more...]

Square Jumps into Automation, Adds IFTTT Integration

Square Jumps into Automation, Adds IFTTT Integration

Payments company Square is entering the world of Internet automation, adding support for popular service IFTTT this week. The integration, announced on Thursday via the IFTTT blog, enables Square users to create … [Read more...]