News: Apps and Software
Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013
Coast by Opera has rolled out a new way of browsing the web on the iPad. The old scheme with back and forward buttons is axed; the new app is now optimized for touch and gesture, introducing swipe motions and new ways of viewing the webpage.
Here's a couple of good news for Windows Phone 8 users: the Windows Phone Store now has over 200,000 apps, and the Windows Phone 8.1 update that's due next year is likely to come with a notification center.
Friday, 13 Dec 2013
Razer has launched its Razer Comms Android app that lets gamers make calls and messages from in-game to Android phones, and from Android phones to users who are in-game on the Razer Comms PC client.
Using an Android device? Fire up the Google Play store, for there may be a few Google apps updates waiting for you. Say, how about a fun way to add snow to your photos?
Thursday, 12 Dec 2013
According to a recent report, Japan has overtaken the U.S. to become the world's number one country in app store revenue, thanks to rapid adoption of smartphones and tablets.
Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013
Twitter has enhanced its mobile apps to let users send and receive photos via DMs, and swipe back and forth between timelines. There's also a new tab in the navigation bar for more convenience when accessing DMs, too.
Google's Chromecast HDMI media streaming dongle now supports 10 more apps, including Vevo, Songza, Viki, and Plex.
Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013
From 26 December 2013 to 6 January 2014, you can download one gift every day via the Apple's 12 Days of Gifts app. Hit the link to find out more.
Monday, 9 Dec 2013
Soft Gear has updated its Graphyte 2.2 3D game engine to support Android OS. Before this, the development platform was supported on Apple iOS and Windows only. This move will provide game developers an avenue to expand their titles to include gamers who are exclusively on the Android OS.
Thursday, 5 Dec 2013
Canon has released its new firmware update service for the EOS C100 HD camcorder that supports the innovative Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology, enabling continuous auto-focusing with Canon’s entire EF lens lineup.