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Facebook is cracking down on ‘apps with minimal utility'

Facebook is cracking down on ‘apps with minimal utility'

1 hour ago   |   Tech Radar

It's been over a year since the Cambridge Analytica scandal hit Facebook, and the social media giant is definitely trying to do whatever it can to safeguard user information...
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Crap artists rejoice! MS Paint is getting a last-minute reprieve

Crap artists rejoice! MS Paint is getting a last-minute reprieve

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Who needs Aurich's artistic talents, anyway? Long, long ago, Microsoft quietly announced that it was going to remove the venerable mspaint.exe from Windows 10. The...
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Houzz App Update Brings New AR Tool for Users to View Different Tile Floor Options

Houzz App Update Brings New AR Tool for Users to View Different Tile Floor Options

2 days ago   |   App Advice   |   2 articles

The popular home renovation and design app Houzz has just been updated with another great augmented reality feature. Part of the View My Room in 3D feature, users can virtually...
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Samsung Galaxy View 2 Tablet Leaks In All Of Its Gigantic Glory

Samsung Galaxy View 2 Tablet Leaks In All Of Its Gigantic Glory

2 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   4 articles

A few renders of the alleged Samsung Galaxy View 2 have surfaced, courtesy of SamMobile. Based on these renders, the next-gen Galaxy View will feature a new ergonomic hinge and...
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Prime Video & YouTube's Return Is Nothing To Celebrate

3 days ago   |   Android Headlines

Many will likely be rejoicing in the news that Amazon and Google have now finally kissed and made up. At least, partially, as the making up so far only relates to Prime Video...
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RIP: Inbox by Gmail is now officially dead as app workarounds stop working

RIP: Inbox by Gmail is now officially dead as app workarounds stop working

6 days ago   |   9to5Google

Earlier this month, Google's Spring Cleaning killed off some beloved products, but none with more outrage from users than Inbox. The unique email app technically closed up shop...
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Prime Video Is Coming To Android TV, YouTube Returning To Fire TV

7 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

Amazon and Google are the best of friends again with the two earlier today jointly confirming hardware and software support for each other's primary video products. Prime Video...
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Google lets Android users choose browsers to ease EU antitrust concerns

Google lets Android users choose browsers to ease EU antitrust concerns

7 days ago   |   Tech Radar   |   3 articles

In an effort to address EU antitrust concerns, Google has announced that Android users in Europe will now be able to choose between five different web browsers and search...
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Amazon and Google settle feud, bring YouTube back to Fire TV devices

Amazon and Google settle feud, bring YouTube back to Fire TV devices

7 days ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Enlarge / The Fire TV Cube is a small Fire TV with an Echo Dot baked into it. It has a shiny black finish around the sides, with a matte black top. Feuding tech giants Amazon...
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HP Announces EliteDisplay E324q: a $430 31.5-Inch QHD Monitor

HP Announces EliteDisplay E324q: a $430 31.5-Inch QHD Monitor

8 days ago   |   Anand Tech

HP has introduced its new display for offices that combines large dimensions and a relatively low price. The EliteDisplay E324q is a 31.5-inch QHD monitor that costs less than...
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Scoped Storage will be optional, beginning with Android Q Beta 3

Scoped Storage will be optional, beginning with Android Q Beta 3

When Android Q Beta 2 rolled out to our beta-enrolled Pixel devices, we noticed that many apps were unable to function as they once could. This is partly because of a new... Read more ...

How to Enable Dark Mode in Chrome for Android

How to Enable Dark Mode in Chrome for Android

Dark themes are all the rage, with big-name apps like Facebook Messenger and even OEMs like Samsung getting in on the trend. Not to be outdone, Google is rolling out a dark... Read more ...

2019 Google Play Award nominees revealed with winners announced at I/O

2019 Google Play Award nominees revealed with winners announced at I/O

For the past several years , the Google Play Awards have recognized the top apps and games for Android. The nominees for 2019's nine categories were announced today, with... Read more ...

Reeder 4 RSS app launches for Mac and iOS with automatic dark mode, iCloud...

Reeder 4 RSS app launches for Mac and iOS with automatic dark mode, iCloud syncing, Bionic Reading mode, more

Popular RSS app Reeder 4 has left beta and launched today on both macOS and iOS with a host of new features including an automatic dark mode, read later feature with iCloud... Read more ...

Apple App Store having issues with endless loop

Apple App Store having issues with endless loop

It would appear that there is some sort of issue with Apple's App store on the iPhone and iPad with a number of users stuck in an endless loop. The issue appears when you try... Read more ...

Google joins forces with Childish Gambino for new augmented reality app

Google joins forces with Childish Gambino for new augmented reality app

Google has teamed up with musician Childish Gambino to release an augmented reality app called Pharo AR. According to a blog post by Google, fans of the This Is America rapper... Read more ...

Indian government lifts TikTok ban, says it can return to the App Store

Indian government lifts TikTok ban, says it can return to the App Store

Last week, regulators in India forced Apple to remove the viral TikTok video sharing app from the App Store one inappropriate content concerns. Now, however, an Indian state... Read more ...

New useful features added to the official Google I/O 2019 app

New useful features added to the official Google I/O 2019 app

You know that the annual Google I/O developers conference is just around the corner when the latest Google I/O app becomes available in the Google Play Store. With Google I/O... Read more ...

Google launches its health-tracking app on iOS

Google launches its health-tracking app on iOS

Google Fit, the health-tracking app that made its debut on Android four years ago, has now been released on iOS. The app has gone through multiple overhauls since its launch... Read more ...

Update in Google Play Store will make BlackBerry's virtual QWERTY more helpful

Update in Google Play Store will make BlackBerry's virtual QWERTY more helpful

If you own a BlackBerry handset that runs on Android (starting with the BlackBerry Priv and later), the company has dropped an update for the BlackBerry Keyboard app found in... Read more ...