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4 months ago

WhatsApp beta update brings voicemail and a new font

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WhatsApp beta has just picked up an update to 2.16.189 with a litany of new features. First off is the ability to send a voicemail in case a voice call does not go through, or if the recipient declines the call. Earlier, you had to go back to the chat window to send a voice message, but that option is now available directly in the after-call menu, which also offers the ability to call the user back.

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4 months ago

Plex is now available in beta on Sonos

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If you use both Plex and Sonos, it's time to rejoice!

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4 months ago

Swiftmoji from SwiftKey will try to predict your next emoji

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SwiftKey has launched its first product since its acquisition by Microsoft, Swiftmoji. An all-new emoji keyboard, Swiftmoji helps you find the perfect emoji for your messages by predicting them based on what you type.

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4 months ago

Facebook Messenger exceeds 1 billion monthly active users worldwide

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Facebook has revealed that its Messenger service now has over 1 billion monthly active users worldwide.

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4 months ago

Walmart launches new online shopping app for Canadian customers

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Walmart has launched a new online shopping app for Canadian customers. The Walmart Canada Online Shopping app allows you to buy what you need wherever you are, and you're able to save your favorite products, get alerts when items are on Rollback, and more.

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4 months ago

Razer will launch its own Pokémon Go chat app

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Razer, a company best known for its gaming-focused PC peripherals, will be getting into the Pokémon Go business with a new chat app. Known as RazerGo, the app will allow Pokémon Go players to chat with other players nearby.

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4 months ago

BBC's new hub app brings together all your favorite content

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The BBC has launched a new app for iOS and Android that acts as a hub to bring together online iPlayer content, weather forecasts, recipes and more all in one place. While a myBBC account is required so the BBC can more conveniently track your use of the new app, it serves as your new centralized hub for all things BBC. Whether you're wanting to catch-up on your favorite original series or wish to check out tomorrow's forecast, you can do all this with BBC+.

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4 months ago

Twitter streamlines application process for verified accounts

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Twitter is making it a bit easier for users to apply for "Verified" status — signified by a blue badge icon usually reserved for public figures.

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4 months ago

Snapchat adds support for adding Bitmoji in chat or photos

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Snapchat has announced a new partnership with Bitmoji that will allow users of the popular personalized emoji app to use it in chats or images in Snapchat.

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4 months ago

Microsoft rolling out long-awaited Groove Music update for Android

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Microsoft is rolling out an update for its Groove Music app for Android. It's the first such update for the streaming music app since September 2015.

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4 months ago

AC editors' apps of the week: Vivino, Bloomberg, TunnelBear VPN and more

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It's Appday Sunday and that means we're back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a try. We all find some of our favorites right in the comments on these posts!

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4 months ago

Unable to log into Pokémon Go right now? You are not alone!

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Update, July 17, 2016: After being coaxed back to life Saturday evening, Pokémon Go's server issues seem to be continuing into Sunday, as newly-launched countries get stuck into the game.

It appears as though the Pokémon Go login servers are experiencing a bit of trouble, preventing users from being able to log in and play the game. Have you noticed any issues, or are you still out there catching them all? Niantic has been adding support for gameplay in several new countries over the recent days, and odds are that the servers are just simply overloaded at this point.

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4 months ago

Pokémon Go now available in Canada

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Pokémon Go Android

Official launch means Canadians can wrangle a snorlax without sideloading.

Right alongside the iOS launch today, Pokémon Go is now available in Canada through Google Play. While Canadians could previously play by directly installing the APK file from a third-party source, the official launch means they don't need to worry about running across fake apps or malware.

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4 months ago

Yelp gets in on the Pokémon Go action with its own PokéStop filter

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Yelp just got a little more helpful to all of your Pokémon trainers out there. The service will now let you know which restaurants have Pokémon Go PokéStops nearby. The new capability is part of Yelp's filter options.

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4 months ago

Amazon Video now lets you download TV and movies to your SD card

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Amazon has updated its Video app for Android, making it easier for customers to take their favorite movies and TV shows with them wherever they go. Customers can now download videos to their SD cards, giving them more flexibility for offline viewing.

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