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Google Play Music Is Shutting Down

Aug 05, 2020

Google Play Music has been on our phones for a long long time - as it was considered to be the main music app for most users owning an Android device. However, the service is finally coming to an end from Google’s part, as they’ve announced closedown starting in September, and a complete shutdow...

Tap, Tap Brings Back-Tap Gestures For All Android/iOS Devices

Aug 04, 2020

In one of the first few previews of the Android 11 software that was shown to the public earlier this year, we got to hear about the mention of back tap gestures which were given the codename “Columbus” at that time. Fast forward a few months, we now know that Android 11’s stable release will ...

Snapchat Bringing TikTok Like Music Features

Aug 03, 2020

Snapchat is one of the most well-known social media apps in the world, as is the only non-Facebook owned app that is in the big leagues with the likes of Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook. It brought something different to the market with its disappearing messages, stories and a lot more features whi...

Trump Says He's Going To Ban TikTok In The US

Aug 02, 2020

Trump has been increasingly opposed to the operation of TikTok in the US in recent weeks. Previously, it was rumoured that the US President was planning to ask ByteDance - the parent company for TikTok to divest the app and have Microsoft take over. However, now even that seems to be a non-option, a...

Google Adds "Black-Owned" Emblem In Maps And Search

Jul 30, 2020

Recently around the world, the focus on the Black Lives Matter movement has been at an all time high, as people have woken up and have shown the world that they won’t be silenced after such crimes are being committed against the Black Community people globally. After all the riots and protests bei...

Whatsapp To Bring Disappearing Chats And Always Mute Features

Jul 30, 2020

Whatsapp is one to always be on the lookout for innovating their app, bringing in new features on the platform for their users. However, the social media giant fails to bring on board some of the popular features that are considered important and are seen on other social media apps that rival W...

Whatsapp Reportedly Bringing Multi-Device Usage

Jul 29, 2020

We’ve all witnessed it in our lives at least once, that whenever we shift from one phone to the other, it gets difficult to transfer all the data completely. Yes, Google has made it incredibly easy to transfer most things across devices, but sometimes some files get lost. One such issue that peopl...

Netflix Finally Reaches 1 Billion Downloads On Google Play Store

Jul 29, 2020

The video streaming industry is a lot different from other media streaming ones, as they have a lot of competition amongst the top drawer apps. For example, in music streaming, Spotify and Apple Music battle it out for the top spot, and it’s always neck and neck between the two. However, for the v...

Google Calls Out 19 Apps That Risk User Safety

Jul 28, 2020

Google is a giant of a company, and it has a large hand in what makes Android operate - since it’s the biggest code contributor to the OS for the majority of phone manufacturers. This makes it a huge target for security attacks by hackers and cynical people looking to get their own benefits, be it...

Telegram Now Allows You To Send 2GB Files Over Its Platform

Jul 28, 2020

In today’s day and age, we all know the Big 5 of the social media world, with Facebook, Messenger, Whatsapp, Instagram and Snapchat leading the way in dominating the social media realm. This is due to the marketing tactics these apps applied and the features they provided which got them the fame t...