Report: Widespread iPhone App Outage Caused by Facebook

The exact cause of the issue has yet to be fully confirmed but it is currently believed that the issue lies with Facebook’s SDK, which many apps use to manage user logins. Users are not required to use Facebook to log into an app for this to affect the software. Currently, there are no reports […]

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 […]

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 Apple iPhone deals for July 2020

iPhone SE (Second Generation) If the ever-growing price tags and screen sizes of flagship iPhones have you down, you’re not alone. This year, Apple heeded the cries of fans and finally brought back the beloved iPhone SE, which is an excellent mid-range alternative to the much pricier flagships. The new second-gen SE boasts a 4.7-inch […]

2 Indian apps that rival TikTok

Bolo Indya and Roposo are the Indian rivals to video-making app TikTok. While both these apps are available for free on Google Play Store, only Roposo is available on the Apple App Store for iPhone users. Bolo Indya app is an Indian short video app. It is a comparatively recent app, unlike Roposo which has […]

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

Ice is a minimalist strategy game along the same vein as Eufloria. Players conquer planets with a fleet, generate more troops from those planets, and move on to take over neighbors. You’ll need to be smart about consolidating troops to defensive positions as enemy fleets move to your strongholds. Up to five armies can be […]

Reddit Promises to Fix App that Spies on iPhone Users

Tommy Mysk and Talal Haj Bakry, two iOS developers, raised concerns about the same issue in February and noted that dozens of apps engaged in similar practices. A new privacy feature in iOS 14 that alerts users to apps copying clipboard information has revealed that several popular apps engage in similar behavior.

Google bans 36 Android scam apps with MILLIONS of downloads – delete them right now

“These numbers tell a story of a cat and mouse game, in which the Play Store hunts down the fraudster and keeps them in check by removing fraudulent apps as quickly as they’re discovered.

7 best stargazing apps for spotting constellations in the night sky

Once you plug in your location — the only permission the app asks for — it can tell you how often you can expect to see the ISS in the sky. For example, residents of Louisville, Kentucky will typically be able to see the ISS between about 7:57 p.m. and 9:37 p.m. each night for […]

How to make your Android look and feel like an iPhone

Adrasta (Free) is a rounded square icon pack that looks pretty freaking good with a bright palette and clean lines. It also has a masking tool so that unthemed icons are still sitting on a rounded rectangle. It also has a nice variety of alternate icons to let you play with. Beluk ($0.99) is a […]