Category Archives: Apps

Would You Download a Messaging App That Only Let You Post ‘Yo’?

It might seem like an unnecessary novelty, but a new messaging app is making waves that only lets its users send the word ‘Yo’ to their friends.  Don’t dismiss it yet – the Yo …

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You Can Now Pay For Goods on Google Play Using PayPal

The Google Play store has announced that it will now let users pay for its goods using PayPal in 12 countries. Anyone with an Android smartphone, tablet, or other device will be able to …

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iOS 8 To Offer App Multi-Tasking?

Apple’s next operating system iOS 8 may feature split-screen multi-tasking, if new rumors are to be believed. Reports suggest that Apple is planning to adopt the Windows RT ‘snap’ multi-tasking feature, which allows users …

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Microsoft Officially Launches Office for iPad Apps

Last week, we brought you the news that Microsoft was preparing to bring its Office productivity suite to iPad, as part of the company’s general move towards cloud software.  Now Microsoft has confirmed Office …

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Microsoft Office For iPad To Launch This Month

Last month, we reported that Microsoft was working on bringing its Office software package to the iPad in the first half of 2014.  It seems that Microsoft wants to fast-track the launch of that …

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Facebook to Take Over Instant Messaging Service WhatsApp

Social networking giant Facebook has revealed that it will buy popular messaging app WhatsApp for $19bn (£11.4bn) in a deal comprised of cash and shares. The acquisition means that Facebook will pay $4bn in …

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Microsoft Office for iPad Coming in 2014?

iPad might be the choice of tablet for many tech customers, but it’s difficult to match the Microsoft Surface for productivity applications.  That could be set to change pretty soon though, as Microsoft is …

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Vine Launches Online Profiles and Custom URLs

Twitter’s mini-video sharing app Vine has announced that it will start allowing its users to have an online profile for their account. The service has so far been exclusively app-based, but has now rolled …

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Windows Phone App Gap to Close By 2015

Microsoft has announced that it will attempt to close the ‘app gap’ between its Windows Phone store, the iOS App Store and the Android Play Store by 2015. The head for Windows Phone, Joe …

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