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Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015

Apple Music has 6.5 million paying subscribers, a third of Spotify

Apple Music has 6.5 million paying subscribers, a third of Spotify

Almost four months after its official launch, Apple Music has amassed 6.5 million paying subscribers, a third of what Spotify has.

Monday, 19 Oct 2015

Now you can broadcast directly from your smartphone with YouTube Gaming

Now you can broadcast directly from your smartphone with YouTube Gaming

YouTube Gaming has extended live streaming support to Android devices, and mobile gamers will now be able to stream their gameplay, complete with voice commentary, to audiences everywhere.

Saturday, 17 Oct 2015

Here's a sneak preview of the new layout for Google Play Store

Here's a sneak preview of the new layout for Google Play Store

A Google UI engineer provided a sneak preview of the new layout for the Play Store which will be coming soon. Hit the link to find out more!

You can share Live Photos on your Apple iPhone 6s as GIFs via the Live GIF app

You can share Live Photos on your Apple iPhone 6s as GIFs via the Live GIF app

A developer has released an app on the App Store which allows users of the Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus to share their Live Photos as GIFs via iMessage, Facebook and other messaging apps.

Friday, 16 Oct 2015

PSA: The iOS Facebook app is killing your battery life

PSA: The iOS Facebook app is killing your battery life

Have you been experiencing shorter than expected battery life on your new iPhone? Facebook could be to blame. A number of users are reporting that the Facebook app is continuing to run processes in the background — even with background app refresh disabled. Full details inside.

PSA: Another Flash exploit confirmed, everyone should just delete Flash for good

PSA: Another Flash exploit confirmed, everyone should just delete Flash for good

We don’t mean to sound like we’re railing on Adobe Flash Player, but at this point it’s just getting from bad to worse. Yet another Flash exploit has been confirmed, and this one is a critical vulnerability with no available fix right now.

Apple's ResearchKit now includes studies for autism, epilepsy and melanoma

Apple's ResearchKit now includes studies for autism, epilepsy and melanoma

Apple has just announced that ResearchKit will now include new studies that target autism, epilepsy and melanoma.

Trojan malware infected 900,000 Android devices, forces unwanted app downloads

Trojan malware infected 900,000 Android devices, forces unwanted app downloads

Cheetah Mobile Security Research Lab discovered a trojan malware lurking inside popular apps on Google Play Store which has infected over 900,000 Android devices. What made it so dangerous is the fact that it can bypass security measures implemented by Google and force unwanted app downloads.

Thursday, 15 Oct 2015

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 Mobile preview adds support for Unicode’s diversity emojis

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 Mobile preview adds support for Unicode’s diversity emojis

Other new stuff in Build 10549 include improvements to Cortana and the Messaging app.

87% of Android devices are insecure due to lack of security updates from vendors

87% of Android devices are insecure due to lack of security updates from vendors

Researchers at the University of Cambridge conducted a study and found that the majority of Android devices are vulnerable to attacks by malicious apps over the last four years. Data collected from the Device Analyzer App also reveals which Android vendors fared better in this aspect. Hit the link to find out more!

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