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Facebook Internally Blocks Desktop Site to Force Employees to Use Mobile Facebook Internally Blocks Desktop Site to Force Employees to Use Mobile
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Facebook users are swaying more in the direction of mobile usage, and the company knows that it has to focus more on that experience. And to make sure that its mobile team is well-aware of the shortcomings of the Facebook …

Amazon Appstore Turns 2, Celebrates with Free Apps Amazon Appstore Turns 2, Celebrates with Free Apps

Today, we wish Amazon’s Appstore a happy 2nd birthday. And Amazon is celebrating with a giveaway. Today, you can grab 18 “app of the day” apps for free. The apps that Amazon is offering for free range from $0.99 to …

Pinterest for iOS Updated with Better Pin Discovery, Profile Editing Pinterest for iOS Updated with Better Pin Discovery, Profile Editing

Pinterest has just launched an update to their iOS app that brings two important functional features to the app and one minor, but fun cosmetic improvement to the iPad. With today’s update, you can now edit your profile inside the …

BlackBerry 10 Now Has Over 100,000 Apps BlackBerry 10 Now Has Over 100,000 Apps

When BlackBerry 10 was first unveiled, BlackBerry said that the devices would launch with over 70,000 apps. It’s been almost two months since then and the platform is starting to pick up the pace. BlackBerry announced today that the BlackBerry …

‘Capture’ All of Your Hangout Antics with New Google+ App ‘Capture’ All of Your Hangout Antics with New Google+ App

Google is making it easier for you to capture all of your Hangout shenanigans with the launch of a new app inside the popular Google+ feature. It’s called Hangouts Capture. “Google+ Hangouts bring people together, and when they do, all …

Facebook for Android Update Mimics Earlier iOS Update Facebook for Android Update Mimics Earlier iOS Update
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Facebook has just pushed an update for their Android app that mirrors changes pushed to their iOS app earlier this week. First off, the new version of Facebook for Android allows users to change their profile picture. This follows last …

Build Collaborative Apps With The Google Drive Realtime API Build Collaborative Apps With The Google Drive Realtime API

One of the cool things about Google Drive is that it allows users to collaborate on documents in real time. Now Google is bringing that same functionality to apps built with the Google Drive SDK. Google announced today that developers …

ABC Reportedly Working on a Live Streaming App ABC Reportedly Working on a Live Streaming App

ABC is reportedly working on a live streaming app that will be the first of its kind from any of the major U.S. broadcasters. According to the New York Times, the new app is currently in development. It would allow …

Facebook for iOS Update Lets Users Edit Cover Photos, Makes Messaging Easier Facebook for iOS Update Lets Users Edit Cover Photos, Makes Messaging Easier
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Today, Facebook has released version 5.6 of its iOS app. The update brings the ability to change cover photos, as well as some improvements to messaging. First up, the new Facebook for iOS finally allows users to change their cover …

Flickr for iOS Adds Hashtag Support Flickr for iOS Adds Hashtag Support

The new version of Flickr for iOS bringss the photo-sharing app a little more in line with similar social apps Instagram and Twitter. Now, when you take a no filter, beach picture in the middle of summer, you can post …

Foursquare for Android Now Shows Suggestions Based on Whether You’re a Tourist or a Local Foursquare for Android Now Shows Suggestions Based on Whether You’re a Tourist or a Local

Today, Foursquare is releasing an update to their Android app that they say will help put recommendations front and center, right when you open the app. “When you’re in a new city or neighborhood, Foursquare will show you popular places, …

CBS Launches New App with Full-Episode Streaming CBS Launches New App with Full-Episode Streaming

Today, CBS has launched a brand new app optimized for both the iPhone and the iPad that will allows users to stream full episodes of the network’s daytime, primetime, and late night shows for free. Daytime and Late-night shows will …

Twitter Finally Launches Native Windows 8 App Twitter Finally Launches Native Windows 8 App

After promising Windows 8 users that a native app was on the way, Twitter has finally delivered. Twitter for Windows 8 has just hit the Windows Store. Twitter first announced that they were working on an app for Windows 8 …

Twitter to Launch Standalone Music Discovery App Born Out of Recent Acquisition [REPORT] Twitter to Launch Standalone Music Discovery App Born Out of Recent Acquisition [REPORT]

Twitter is working on a standalone music app that could be released on iOS as early as the end of March, according to a report from CNET. The app will reportedly be called “Twitter Music” and will be built upon …

Facebook Launches One-Column Timeline with More Focus on Interests Facebook Launches One-Column Timeline with More Focus on Interests
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It looks like the news feed isn’t the only Facebook product getting a major refresh. For the past few months, Facebook has been testing a one-column Timeline layout that puts all your posts in one, larger column and everything else …

These Are Some Of The First Apps You’ll See On Google Glass These Are Some Of The First Apps You’ll See On Google Glass
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Google Glass is going to change our lives, or so says Google. It’s latest marketing campaign seems to indicate as much, but what about everyday use of Glass that doesn’t involve flying in jets or skydiving? What about the normal …

Gmail on the Mobile Web Gets an iOS-Inspired Update Gmail on the Mobile Web Gets an iOS-Inspired Update

Apparently, people likes the Gmail for iOS UI revamp os much that Google wanted to expand the new look to its mobile web app. “Since launching the rebooted Gmail app for iPhone and iPad in December, we’ve heard from many …

Facebook Adds 9 New Open Graph Actions for Lifestyle Apps Facebook Adds 9 New Open Graph Actions for Lifestyle Apps
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Today, Facebook is announced nine new Open Graph actions for lifestyle (fitness, books, movies & TV) app. Starting now, developers can start incorporating “run,” “walk,” and “bike” for fitness apps, “read,” “rate,” “quote,” and “want to read” for books apps, …

Google’s Field Trip App Launches on iOS Google’s Field Trip App Launches on iOS
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Back in September of 2012, Google released an app called Field Trip for Android. The app, a creation of Google’s Niantic Labs, was billed as “your guide to the cool, hidden, and unique things in the world around you.” Today, …

Spotify Expanding Its Web Player Beta in the U.K. Spotify Expanding Its Web Player Beta in the U.K.

Spotify is opening up its closed beta for its new web player in the U.K., letting more people have access to the browser-based music streaming experience. We first learned that Spotify was finally planning on launching a web player back …

Twitter App Update: Better ‘Old Tweet’ Search Plus Tweet Context for In-App Web Browsing Twitter App Update: Better ‘Old Tweet’ Search Plus Tweet Context for In-App Web Browsing

Twitter has just announced a small update to both its iOS and Android apps, although the iOS app benefits more from it. Across both apps (as well and mobile.twitter.com), Twitter has tweaked their search function to provide more context for …