March 12, 2019
Slack has finally introduced a new dark theme for its apps for iOS and Android. The dark mode is currently available for Slack beta users and can be enabled with a simple toggle in Settings. Here’s how to get the beta app on your iOS and Android devices and use the new dark mode in Slack.
March 11, 2019
Slack has recently started testing a dark mode for their iOS and Android apps, however, they have not announced any plans to introduce dark mode in their desktop apps yet. The company announced last year that they are working on new native apps for macOS and Windows so dark mode might be introduced as part of those major updates. Fortunately, if you are on macOS, …
March 4, 2019
Facebook has included a hidden new dark mode in Messenger for iOS and Android. The dark mode can be enabled by using the moon emoji in a chat message, and works for both iOS and Android. Here is how you can enable it on your iOS device.
February 16, 2019
Netflix has launched a new ‘Smart Downloads’ feature for iOS. The app will automatically download new episodes of a previously downloaded TV show and delete the older episodes. The feature works only when connected to Wi-Fi, therefore, users do not have to worry about the app consuming mobile data. Users may think of this feature as an automatic download manager.
February 15, 2019
A 23 years old software engineer, Jane Wong, has broken news that Instagram is internally testing Direct messaging on web which will be available on desktop and mobile web browsers. If Instagram Direct is released on web, it would means that users will be able to send messages to their contacts on Instagram from their desktop or mobile web browsers. Wong posted the leak on Twitter with …
February 14, 2019
Unicode Consortium has approved 2019’s final list of Emojis with 230 new characters. Deaf person, ringed planet, blood drop, people holding hands and more are the new emojis that users will get to compose expressive text messages with. In addition, new birds, animals, worship places, food, clothing, updates to older emojis with new colors and more have made their way in the updated Emoji 12.0 specs. …
January 11, 2019
Instagram app for iPhone and Android has received a new update which allows users to publish the same post to multiple accounts at the same time. This should help users who have multiple accounts logged in on their Instagram app and want to share the same photo or video on all their accounts. Users can manually select which accounts they want to publish their content …
October 29, 2018
In an unexpected move, Snapchat has released its filters for Mac and Windows desktop users by the name of Snap Camera. It’s no secret that Snapchat’s filters are one of its most popular features and with Snap Camera, users can now use these filters in video call apps and Twitch streaming.
October 29, 2018
WhatsApp has introduced a lot of new features in the past year to their app. These include Status updates, support for GIFs, group voice and video calls and much more. WhatsApp has announced that they will finally be adding support for stickers to their apps for iPhone and Android.
October 28, 2018
Facebook is adding a number of new music related features to its website and apps. The company is adding Music to Facebook Stories, expanding their Lip Sync Live feature and adding the ability to add songs to profiles.