Disney Updates Mobile Apps, Games With Cars 3 Content

  To celebrate the release of Cars 3 in theaters, Disney added Cars 3-themed content updates to several mobile applications and games. With this release, six different apps have been updated with Cars 3 content: Club Penguin Island, Disney Emoji Blitz, Disney Crossy Road, Disney Story Central, Disney Jigsaw Puzzles! and Color by Disney. Some of this themed content isRead More

Apple Design Awards 2017 Winners Announced for Apps and Games

  HIGHLIGHTS Apps and game developers have been praised for innovation The list of winners include both apps and games The company announces these awards every year Just like every other year, Apple Design Awards winners have been announced for 2017, highlighting the creators of apps and games that were able to achieve excellence inRead More

Smartphone apps ‘bad for my finances’

A third of people surveyed about their smartphones said apps made them spend at all hours and hit their finances. They said the convenience made them spend more or lose track of money, the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) survey suggested. Two-thirds said apps made it easier to spend, particularly from bed at the startRead More

Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, Keynote Apps on macOS and iOS

HIGHLIGHTS Update brings over 500 professionally drawn shapes All three apps get auto-correction and text replacement Some app-specific features have been added as well Apple on Tuesday updated its iWork suite of apps that include Pages, Numbers, and Keynotes across macOS and iOS. The update adds a new library of over 500 professionally drawn shapesRead More

Google Play Now Has an ‘Android Excellence’ Section With Curated Apps and Games

HIGHLIGHTS The lists in the section will be refreshed quarterly Android Excellence can be found in revamped Editor’s Choice section The section promotes the content that follows Google’s guidelines Google has introduced a new section in Google Play store called ‘Android Excellence’. This section is meant to promote apps that have great design, performance, orRead More

70 Percent Mobile Apps Share Your Data With Third-Party Services: Study

HIGHLIGHTS 70% of smartphone apps are reporting personal data to third-party cos. Some of the information these apps are collecting is necessary Lumen Privacy Monitor analyses and reports the traffic apps send out More than 70 percent of smartphone apps are reporting personal data to third-party tracking companies like Google Analytics, the Facebook Graph APIRead More

iOS 11 Camera App’s QR Code Support to Enable New Integrations

HIGHLIGHTS Users won’t need to use third-party apps for scanning QR codes QR codes enable users to perform several actions with simple scanning iOS 11 will be made widely available in fall Apple has added native support for scanning QR codes to camera app in iOS 11, which means that users will not require aRead More

Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, Keynote Apps on macOS and iOS

HIGHLIGHTS Update brings over 500 professionally drawn shapes All three apps get auto-correction and text replacement Some app-specific features have been added as well Apple on Tuesday updated its iWork suite of apps that include Pages, Numbers, and Keynotes across macOS and iOS. The update adds a new library of over 500 professionally drawn shapesRead More