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Twitter App Update Streamlines Discovery and Search Twitter App Update Streamlines Discovery and Search
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Twitter has just announced some search and discovery updates to their iOS and Android apps as well as mobile.twitter.com that they say will help users “better find what’s most important to you when you’re on the go.” What they’ve done …

Vine’s Age Rating Jumps to 17+ with Update Vine’s Age Rating Jumps to 17+ with Update

Twitter’s six-second video app that used to (and kind of still does) have a porn problem has just seen its age rating jump from 12+ to 17+. Now, iOS users must be at least 17 years old to download the …

Facebook Cleans Up Open Graph Actions – Less Spam, More Consistency Facebook Cleans Up Open Graph Actions – Less Spam, More Consistency

Facebook is cleaning up Open Graph actions in order to make the user experience less spammy and more uniform across the site. First announced back in October 2012, Facebook says they will begin to implement the new Open Graph action …

Pinterest for iOS Gets Pin Editing, Comment Managing Pinterest for iOS Gets Pin Editing, Comment Managing

Pinterest has just launched a small update to their iOS app that gives users more control over their pins and comments throughout the network. First up, Pinterest has greatly expanded what you can do inside the app regarding your pins. …

Facebook Building Passive Location-Tracking App for Friend Discovery [REPORT] Facebook Building Passive Location-Tracking App for Friend Discovery [REPORT]
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If reports are correct, Facebook is currently hard at work building its own standalone location tracking app that will be able to tell your friends when you’re nearby and vice versa. Bloomberg quotes multiple people “familiar with the matter,” who …

Netflix Xbox App Will Be Unlocked for All LIVE Users This Weekend Netflix Xbox App Will Be Unlocked for All LIVE Users This Weekend

As many Xbox LIVE users know, and Xbox LIVe Gold membership is required to utilize the Netflix app on the Xbox 360. Stupid or not, that’s how it is. That’s all going to change this weekend – but for this …

Stratego, Everyone’s Favorite Capture-the-Flag Board Game, Makes Its iPad Debut Stratego, Everyone’s Favorite Capture-the-Flag Board Game, Makes Its iPad Debut
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I f-ing love Stratego. Let’s get that out of the way. When I think of Stratego, I remember childhood nights spent beating my grandfather in the classic game of capture the flag. HOW DID YOU NOT REMEMBER I HAD A …

500px Now Back in the App Store After Apple Yanked It for Porn 500px Now Back in the App Store After Apple Yanked It for Porn
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After a week in App Store limbo, photography app 500px has made its return. As you may remember, Apple booted the app from its App Store for violation of Apple’s rules on pornography. Apple said that the app was removed …

Foursquare Launches App Specifically for Businesses Foursquare Launches App Specifically for Businesses

Foursquare has just unveiled their second app, and this one is targeted at business owners. Available today, Foursquare for Business is a standalone iOS app that allows business owners who manage a location on Foursquare to post updates, check analytics, …

Foodspotting Joins OpenTable in $10M Deal, Will Continue to Operate on Standalone Basis Foodspotting Joins OpenTable in $10M Deal, Will Continue to Operate on Standalone Basis

Restaurant reservation powerhouse OpenTable have just announced their intent to acquire food photography-based recommendation app Foodspotting. According to a release, the deal will be for $10 million OpenTable and Foodspotting have been partners for some time already – OpenTable reservations …

Facebook for iOS Gets Voice Messaging, In-App Video Recording Facebook for iOS Gets Voice Messaging, In-App Video Recording

Facebook has just rolled out an update to its iOS app that brings features that previously launched on Facebook Messenger for both iOS and Android. Starting today, you can now send voice messages from within the Facebook app. Earlier this …

Of Course Vine Is Full of Porn, and It’s Not Really a Problem Until You Consider Apple Of Course Vine Is Full of Porn, and It’s Not Really a Problem Until You Consider Apple
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Hey everyone, can you believe that people are using a new video-sharing app to share porn videos? An app that makes it easy to record quick clips and share them on Twitter? People? The internet? Porn? Crazy. Sarcasm aside, Twitter’s …

Facebook’s ‘Ask Our CPO’ Privacy Dialogue Launches in the Wake of the Death of the User Vote Facebook’s ‘Ask Our CPO’ Privacy Dialogue Launches in the Wake of the Death of the User Vote

Prior to mid-December of last year, Facebook ran a program that asked users to vote on any prospective changes to the site’s policies, mainly the Statement of Right and Responsibilities and the Data Use policy. It was called the Site …

Foursquare Integrates School Stats from ProPublica Foursquare Integrates School Stats from ProPublica

Foursquare has been getting better over the past year or so by adding more information to check-ins. Their list of connected apps has grown to include some pretty useful apps like GeoPollster, which will tell you if the business you …

Temple Run 2 Android Version Now Live in the Google Play Store Temple Run 2 Android Version Now Live in the Google Play Store
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Android users, your wait is over. Temple Run 2, the sequel to the smash hit game Temple Run, is now available inside the Google Play Store. Go ahead and download without fear. This is the legit Temple Run 2. As …

Temple Run 2 Android Version Coming Jan 24 [REPORT] Temple Run 2 Android Version Coming Jan 24 [REPORT]
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UPDATE: It’s here! Android users shouldn’t have too much longer to wait for their chance to get in on all the Temple Run 2 fun. The game, which is tearing up the iOS charts, should be coming to Google Play …

Running with Friends Is Zynga’s New Temple Run-Like Social Game Running with Friends Is Zynga’s New Temple Run-Like Social Game

Zynga has just released a new entry into their “with friends” game series, and it’s the first time that they’ve ventured into the world of true action games. This one is called Running with Friends, and it puts you right …

Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages

Facebook has just updated their Android app with a few new features – faster photo viewing, improved sharing, and voice messaging. First up is faster photos. Facebook says that this applies to when you open photos from the app, they …

Temple Run 2 Launches on iOS, Android Version Coming Soon Temple Run 2 Launches on iOS, Android Version Coming Soon

Run! Jump! Slide! Tilt! Temple Run 2, which we first told you arrived in the New Zealand App Store yesterday, has officially launched in the U.S. The sequel, like its predecessor, is free-to-play. The original Temple Run is one of …

Temple Run 2 Coming Your Way Soon (Maybe Tonight) Temple Run 2 Coming Your Way Soon (Maybe Tonight)

Good news, Temple Run fans. The next installment of the franchise may be coming your way later today. That’s because Temple Run 2 is now available in the New Zealand App Store. TouchArcade reports that the sequel to the hit …

Weather Channel Apps Top 100M Downloads, 38M Monthly Mobile Users Weather Channel Apps Top 100M Downloads, 38M Monthly Mobile Users
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The most popular weather app around has just hit a significant milestone: 100 million downloads. The Weather Channel has just announced that their family of apps has crossed this threshold. That includes iOS, Android and Windows Phone. The iOS app …