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Thursday, 25 Jul 2013
Building on the Google Play Games Services first announced at Google I/O back in May, today Google launched its Google Play Games Android App, a new app for social gaming that brings some of the features of Apple’s Game Center to Android smartphones and tablets.
Along with the brand new Google Nexus 7 tablet, Google also took the opportunity to unveil Android 4.3 -- an upgrade to Jelly Bean that brings with it a few new features like Bluetooth Smart support (Bluetooth Low-Energy) and restricted profiles.
Monday, 22 Jul 2013
Google has recently updated Gmail, giving the compose window the ability to go full-screen. This much requested feature will be rolling out to users in the next few days.
Apple has just announced that its developer center website was hacked and that it was working to overhaul its systems, update its server software and rebuild its database to ensure it never happens again.
Friday, 19 Jul 2013
VLC has recently announced that they will be appearing in the Apple App Store very soon. This will be the first time that VLC will be in the App Store, since it was removed from the App Store in 2011.
Tumblr, the popular microblogging and social networking portal, has released an emergency patch for its iOS application. The patch will address "an issue that allowed passwords to be compromised in certain circumstance." For precaution, the company also advised users to change their passwords.
Thursday, 18 Jul 2013
Jawbone has announced language support and at least two integrated apps, GymPact and Tictrac, for its Android and iOS app for UP.
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013
Microsoft has released native Outlook Web App (OWA) apps for the iPhone and iPad. But take note, you need an Office 365 subscription plan that includes the latest update of Exchange Online.
Apple has unveiled Logic Pro X, the most advanced version of Logic Pro to date, featuring a new interface designed for pros, powerful new creative tools for musicians, and an expanded collection of instruments and effects.
Chromebook shipments are expected to increase by two or even three folds in the second half of 2013. This is due to an increase in orders by current Chromebook manufacturers Lenovo, Acer, HP and Samsung, who are also said to be launching new Chromebooks.