May 24, 2018
Google announced a major design and feature update to their News app for web, iOS and Android at Google I/O 2018. Google News now sports a brand-new Material Design, a newsstand for news and magazine subscriptions, AI based news recommendations with features like Newscasts and Full Coverage and more. This new Google News app replaces the old Google Play Newstand and News & Weather apps. Apple had …
May 24, 2018
In February 2018, Twitter decided to kill their app for Mac. They were already slow on updating it with new features so the news did not come across as a surprise. However, Twitter did not offer an alternative app. Instead, they recommended that users use Twitter in their browsers. Luckily, there is a way to use Twitter’s mobile website, which is also a progressive web …
May 19, 2018
Tapbots have launched Tweetbot 3 for Mac with a new dark theme, design changes, inline media playback, new column management mechanism and more. The app is available as a new purchase from the Mac App Store for $9.99. Here’s a quick look at the new features.
May 13, 2018
Apollo Reddit app for iOS has been updated to version 1.2 with a large number of new features and bug fixes. The new version adds faster GIF and media loading, a progress bar for GIFs, jump button to navigate between top-level comments, video duration in feed, alternative browser choices and much more.
May 7, 2018
macOS doesn’t really get slow with time, like Windows, however, sometimes you do run into issues where it is best to go for a clean install. Luckily, there are somethings that can be tried before the ultimate clean install like resetting NVRAM or SMC to resolve some issues. We list out all the methods you can try before formatting your Mac and reinstalling everything.
May 6, 2018
There has been a lot of chatter recently with rumors of Apple’s plans to merge iOS and macOS apps. The project, codenamed Marzipan, will be a large scale effort, spanning multiple years, aimed at allowing developers to create a single app that works across different user interfaces. In theory, a developer could create a single app and implement multiple user interfaces targeted towards macOS (keyboard …
April 29, 2018
Hello Weather has been my primary source of weather information on iPhone for a few months and it has quickly become my favorite app in its category. In an app market, where it is far too easy to download sub-par cookie-cutter apps, Hello Weather stands up as a product with individuality. It also includes a long list of features that suits everyone from the regular …
April 10, 2018
Can you image upgrading a 16GB iPhone to 128GB by spending only $25? That’s what Scotty Allen from Strange Parts YouTube channel has done. Using spare parts available in Shenzhen, China, and a number of tools, he was able to remove the 16GB storage flash chip and solder a 128GB flash chip in its place. The process is documented over a 30+ minutes long video and …
April 8, 2018
Apple has a habit of releasing products that push the envelope, raise a few eyebrows, inspire the competition to copy and leave out an essential feature. These are the quintessential ingredients of a successful Apple product. Apple’s wireless headphones, AirPods, are the perfect example of such a product.
April 8, 2018
Fast charging support in iPhone X and iPhone 8 is one of the most under-rated features of these new smartphones. This feature is so under-rated that Apple does not even market fast-charging on the main landing pages for iPhone X and iPhone 8 on their website. However, if you dive deep into the tech specifications pages for these phones, you will notice that they support …