News: Apps and Software
Friday, 21 Feb 2014
Office Web Apps was launched three years ago as a companion to Office desktop applications, letting you access and share Office files from anywhere. Now, Microsoft is officially renaming Office Web Apps to Office Online.
Thursday, 20 Feb 2014
Facebook just announced on its blog that it will be acquiring WhatsApp for US$19 billion.
Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014
Microsoft OneDrive is now available worldwide. Like its predecessor SkyDrive, it lets you store all your files, including photos, videos, and documents, in the cloud, and have them available across any device you use, be it running Windows, iOS, or Android.
Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014
A new trojan horse virus has been discovered that affects Macs and steals your Bitcoins by monitoring your web traffic.
Sunday, 9 Feb 2014
If you haven't downloaded Flappy Bird, you may want to do so by the end of today as Vietnamese developer Dong Nguyen has decided to take down the app. Read on to find out why.
Friday, 7 Feb 2014
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak feels that the company can benefit by making Android smartphones. Wozniak also shares his thoughts on Samsung's TouchWiz interface and innovation.
Thursday, 6 Feb 2014
In this month of love and friendship, BlackBerry 10 users are entitled to a free bundle of popular games, and a series of daily app giveaways.
Indie smash hit game "Flappy Bird" racks up roughly US$50,000 a day on average from in-game ads, while its developer ponders on a possible sequel.
Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014
Pacemaker and Spotify have collaborated to roll out the Pacemaker for iPad app, which lets you DJ without requiring expensive gear, or be limited to only use music from local files.
As promised back in December, the Pebble app store has now gone live with more than 1,000 apps and watch faces. A new Pebble app is required to access the store, and so far, it's only available on iOS. But Pebble did say the Android version will arrive very soon.