Topic: iOS

Location Sharing App PlaceUs Offers Unique Features, But Is It Useful?
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Location Sharing App PlaceUs Offers Unique Features, But Is It Useful?

PlaceUs is the latest location-sharing app to hit the App Store, but before you roll your eyes, take note of its impressive list of features. Developed under Alohar Mobile by former Google Maps architect, Sam Liang, … [Read more...]

Foursquare Shifts from “Checking In” to “Check This Out”
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Foursquare Shifts from “Checking In” to “Check This Out”

When you think Foursquare, you think, “checking in.” Well, that, or, “checking in is kind of lame” (or maybe that's just me). It seems as though Foursquare’s aware of that conception, which is why it’s taken … [Read more...]

Turn Your iPad into a 3D Scanner with Itseez3D
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Turn Your iPad into a 3D Scanner with Itseez3D

As 3D printing has become a more viable pastime for the technologically inclined, there’s a similarly growing need for quick, easy, and accurate 3D modeling. To address that need, last week computer vision firm Itseez … [Read more...]

Boxes Is a Find For Collectors
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Boxes Is a Find For Collectors

Boxes started out an idea to help people organize their stuff in a really sleek and easy-to-use to design.  What it's turned out to be, however, is social network for collectors and fashionistas, plus a whole lot … [Read more...]

Need Some New Games for iOS? EA is Hooking You Up with Discounts
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Need Some New Games for iOS? EA is Hooking You Up with Discounts

We've hit that lull on the calendar where we're not seeing a lot of new games, both on our home consoles and on our portables. That's why you're starting to see sales, like Steam's Summer Sale, for instance. For the … [Read more...]

This App Raised $1 Million and I Was Like…
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This App Raised $1 Million and I Was Like…

Yo. … [Read more...]

Facebook Goes after Snapchat with Slingshot
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Facebook Goes after Snapchat with Slingshot

At 31, it’s hard for me to keep up with what all the kids are into. A few weeks ago I visited the apartment of my pals Jim and Julia, friends who happen to be in their early 20s. Julia kept talking about how she was so … [Read more...]

Automatic Updates iOS Alerting Drivers When They’re Low on Gas
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Automatic Updates iOS Alerting Drivers When They’re Low on Gas

Automatic, the smart driving assistant that gives drivers information about fuel economy and car problems, has updated its iOS app to give users even more information about their car including notifications when they're … [Read more...]

Microsoft: No Plans for Cortana on iOS or Android
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Microsoft: No Plans for Cortana on iOS or Android

Remember last week when we thought about whether or not Microsoft might be planning to bring its digital assistant, Cortana, to other operating systems besides Windows Phone? As it turns out, that was kind of pointless: … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Amazon Launches Prime Music; New ‘Quantum Paper’ Android Redesign is Coming
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Amazon Launches Prime Music; New ‘Quantum Paper’ Android Redesign is Coming

Happy Sunday, everyone! It's time once again for the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we gather the top stories in tech from the past week and summarize them for your reading pleasure. If you've been out of the loop the last … [Read more...]