The best Android apps (July 2020)

Productivity Recorder It disappeared for a little while, but now Google’s Recorder app has returned and is happily back in its position as our favorite recording app. Recorder is more than just your usual voice recorder — it uses Google’s powerful AI to transcribe conversations as you record them, meaning you can reread conversations and […]

The best Android apps and games of the week: Spider-Man Unlimited and more

You don’t really think of Cisco when you think of tower defense games, but they’ve made one free with no in-app purchases that will tickle any networking pros out there. In Net Invaders, players set up defensive towers to prevent trojans, spyware, worms, and other malicious software from finding their way to your precious data. […]

New ‘Photoshop Camera’ app turns your iPhone and Android selfies into stunning artwork in seconds

Typing cursor – When typing, hold down the space bar to turn your keyboard into a trackpad, letting you move around words and sentences more easily Close all Safari tabs – To do this in one go, simply hold the overlapped squares in the bottom right-hand corner, and press close all tabs Delete lots of […]

Adobe’s universal camera app isn’t going to be as good as you think if you use an Android phone

The only company that can do anything about this whole situation is Google. What it could do, unfortunately, is also something that nobody really wants — force Android phone makers to toe the line using access to the Google Play Store as leverage. That is also something that probably wouldn’t fly too well in an […]

Apple just unveiled its picks of the best iPad and iPhone apps of the year – here they are

The final creativity app to be awarded actually is available on iPhones as well as iPads – Darkroom is a photo editing app which has been popular for a while. It’s not as complicated as Photoshop but that’s its charm, as anyone can easily turn their phone camera snaps into great-looking works of art by […]

The ex-Googler behind amazing Pixel cameras is going to make a camera app for every phone

Levoy, and his team inside Google, was responsible for the development of all of the technology that makes Pixel cameras amazing: from headline features like HDR+, Night Sight and Astrophotography, down to simpler behind-the-scenes changes to processing, multi-frame capture and lens correction. Put simply, the Pixels have a (deserved) reputation for taking incredible photos because […]

How to Use the iPhone Camera App: The Ultimate Guide

You can combine this with locking focus. First, tap and hold the object on which you want to focus, and then (in the same movement) slide your finger up and down. When you slide upward, the exposure value increases, letting in more light. Sliding downward reduces the amount of light in the image, which is […]

The best Apple iPhone deals for July 2020

iPhone X Speaking of fashionable tech, the high-end iPhone X turned heads (and caused more than its share of sticker shock) when the new line was announced in fall 2017. Marketed as something of a luxury item yet conspicuously lacking a 3.5mm headphone jack, the iPhone X perhaps uniquely represents the reason behind the “love […]

These are the best cheap Apple deals for July 2020

Apple 11-Inch iPad Pro (2018) Apple released a new iPad Pro this year, and aside from incremental hardware changes, the new 2020 models didn’t really re-invent the wheel. That’s excellent news for deal-hunters, as now’s a fine time to score the still-great 2018 iPad Pro at a discount as retailers start dumping their old stock […]

The best iPhone apps (July 2020)

Blogging and word processing 1 Second Everyday: Video Diary Take a one-second clip of every day and add it to an ever-growing video of your life. It’s a super-simple idea, but an intriguing one, and while it may seem as if it’ll take ages to build up, it’ll be no time at all until you […]