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Snapchat adds friendship profiles, Bitmoji merchandise and Bitmoji Stories

Snapchat has announced a few new features for their smartphone app. The first is Friendship Profile, which are private profiles that contain photos, videos, links and other messages exchanged between friends. The second new feature is the Bitmoji merchandise store, which will let users buy customized products t-shits, mugs and so on, with their Bitmojis on them. The third new feature is Bitmoji Stories, which will be …

Spotify launches in Middle East and North Africa

Spotify has finally launched its music streaming service in Middle East and North Africa. Users in countries from this region can now use Spotify’s free and paid subscription on web, desktop and mobile. This is a major expansion for the popular music streaming service as it has historically been limited to just a few countries, compared to the wide availability of its biggest competitor, Apple …

Facebook goes back to basics with a simpler and cleaner Messenger app

Facebook’s Messenger app has been very displeasing to use for a long time now. It takes up a lot of system resources and forces you to deal with popup messages, among a myriad of other complaints. There is an audience out there that uses Messenger, despite the app being a hassle to use. Facebook has heard the long-ignored criticism and is refreshing the app with …

Apple’s App Store was 93% more profitable than Google Play Store in Q3 2018

Whether you are an iPhone or an Android user, everyone needs apps. The developers of these apps have to carefully choose where to commit their time and resources in order to create the best experiences for their users.  Apple App Store and Google Play Store help connect a community of developers to a world of consumers by cataloging millions of apps daily for their smartphones.