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Top 10 New Social Media Apps for 2015

10 New Social Media Apps For 2015

The social media industry is not new anymore, and yet it is still exploding with growth. You don’t have to be an expert to know who the big players are: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google Plus. (You could include Instagram but it’s a part of Facebook now). But, there is a lot more to social media than those apps, including some interesting up and coming platforms. So let’s talk about some new social media apps you need to get to know this year. Bubbly Bubbly is a social media network based in voice. Users can create voice messages. They can ... Read More »

Which Apps Are Spying On You?

Apps Are Spying On You

Is it possible that Smartphone and Tablet apps are spying on you? If so, when would they do it and why? There has been $500 billion dollars in global banking fraud – half of which occurred online – using PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones. In the USA alone there has been 930 million identity thefts, according to PrivacyRights.org. Do you spend time on your smartphone or tablet reading through your most recent text messages, sending emails and playing some fun games like angry birds, flappy birds, candy crush or others?  Ever fumble for your car keys and use that sleek flashlight app ... Read More »

Android or iOS: Which Grass Is Greener

Android or iOS

A good old adversary between iOS and Android makes adherents of the both parties chew over statistical reports finding proofs for their own superiority. Recently, there have been a lot of researches, studies and reports which figures can be accounted for the both parties benefit provided that the figures displayed there are well treated and manipulated. The latest App Annie report has been released and it shows that Google Play’s total app downloads are exceeding those of Apple by 10% in the second quarter of 2013. Among other interesting statistical facts one should mention a huge increase in apps for ... Read More »

Top Apps for People with Disabilities

People with Disabilities

For all our griping about the evils of gadget dependency, there’s something to be said for the way most devices are able to make lives easier–especially the lives of those with disabilities. Take for example Noah Rahman who has moderate Cerebral Palsy, which affects his upper and lower body movement, cognition, and communication skills. In 2010, a developmental specialist diagnosed the then two-year-old Noah as “being at least 12 months behind.” This all changed when Noah’s Dad Sami got him an iPad. In just four months, Noah’s fine motor skills have significantly improved, as well as his language and cognition, ... Read More »

Google Hangouts – A New Messenger by Google

Google Hangouts Messenger

The Google Talk history is probably the longest and the strangest history for Google. Sometimes they “lost the source code“ for the app and it weren’t upgraded for years, then the messenger was changed with every new launch of a different service – the most recent change occurred when the company launched Google+. And it has always been difficult for a user to understand which messenger he has been using. This lead to them using third-party apps. The most vivid examples are WhatsApp messenger and Viber which are integrated with your contacts. A couple of days ago during Google I/O ... Read More »