Snapdragon BatteryGuru Update Tells Users When to Charge

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The makers of Snapdragon BatteryGuru announced an update to their utility which helps users get more battery life out of their devices using Snapdragon processors. The update will actually tell users when they should plug in based on their usage. We reviewed BatteryGuru and found that it extended the battery life on a Samsung Galaxy […]

iFruit for Android GTA 5 App Now Available

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The iFruit for Android app is now available for most Android smartphones and tablets in the Google Play store, offering a smartphone companion app for GTA 5 and GTA Online. The GTA Android app comes weeks after the game arrived, and after many gamers beat the game, which is a sore spot mentioned in reviews […]

AT&T Brings Live TV to Android, iOS with Uverse App

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AT&T is bringing users the ability to watch live television without requiring additional hardware, like Echostar’s Slingbox, on their Android or iOS smartphone and tablets. At this time, only a limited number of channels and a limited number of smartphones are supported at this time for the streaming of live channels, and customers must be […]

Easy Controller-Control Center Adds the iOS 7 Feature to Android

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Many Android users may not like iOS 7 in general, but plenty of us love the new Control Center despite its security issues,¬†so a developer quickly created a version for Android that works better than what Apple offers. Easy Controller-Control Center for Android slides up from the bottom of the screen and controls important settings […]

SAP’s Geo-location Marketing Brings Value to Mobile Users

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Many consumers may not have heard of SAP, but the company’s infrastructure is responsible for powering approximately 70 percent of the world’s transactions. So how does a business-to-business, or B2B, company transform itself to reach consumers and build a better brand reputation outside of the enterprise market? SAP researchers focused on mobile apps, precision marketing, […]

Unofficial iMessage for Android Works, But Read This Before You Download

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Though Apple’s iMessage messaging platform is still confined to the company’s iOS and OS X ecosystems, a third-party Android app has been created, and surprisingly the unofficial app works as advertised. However, though it’s unclear what intent the developer has in mind for releasing the app, it appears that the app is capable of unleashing […]

Amazon Instant Video App for iPad Now with AirPlay

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The Amazon Instant Video App for iPad now supports AirPlay for its video content. Users can engage AirPlay in iOS 6 and earlier¬†using the typical method of double pressing the home button to open the control panel along the bottom of the screen. Swipe to the right and tap on the AirPlay icon to show […]

Google Needs Better Play Store Management as Fake BBM Apps Confuse Customers

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Ahead of when the BlackBerry Messenger, or BBM, app is slated to debut for Android customers tomorrow, September 21, Google’s Play Store already lists at least a handful of BBM apps. While there are always third-party knock-offs or similarly named apps listed in the Play Store many times, the situation with the BBM app highlights […]

Google Chrome for iOS 7 Brings Massive Improvements

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Google has updated its Chrome browser to bring a laundry list of improvements as Apple is rolling out its iOS 7 software update for the iPod touch, iPhone, and iPad. The new app not only brings a visual design that’s more consistent with Apple’s iOS 7 design, but adds some new features as well, including […]

GTA 5 iPhone & iPad App Teased in Leaked GTA 5 Footage

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It looks like Rockstar will soon announce a GTA 5 iPhone and iPad app, and while it’s not going to let you play Grand Theft Auto 5 on your iPhone, it will let you perform some customization while away from your console. Over the weekend retailers broke the GTA 5 release date, putting the much […]

Baby Monitor 3G Turns iPad or iPhone Into Baby Monitor

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Baby Monitor 3G turns any pair of iOS devices or an iOS device and a Mac into a baby monitor. The app will let parents see the video and hear audio of their baby when they set up an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad near the baby’s crib or play pen. The app works when […]

Test Driving the MyFord Mobile App

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Owners of Ford plug-in electric or gas-electric vehicle have access to a mobile phone app called MyFord Mobile. It allows the user to keep tabs on their Ford Focus Electric, Ford Fusion Energi or Ford C-Max Energi. Utilizing an always-on data connection in the vehicle the vehicle transmits important information to the phone, and the […]

Nokia Already Has An Update to Pro Camera App for Lumia 1020 [Updated]

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Late Thursday ahead of the Friday official availability of the PureView flagship Lumia 1020 smartphone, Nokia had already issued a software update for its Pro Camera app, which allows finer creative controls in the photography process. The much lauded Pro Camera app brings DSLR-style controls to the 41-megapixel point-and-shoot smartphone camera, and it does a […]

What to Do When You Get an iPhone Amber Alert

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iPhone Amber Alerts automatically push important alerts about missing children directly to iPhones causing phones to emit a loud noise and display a small alert on-screen. Now that AT&T offers iPhone Amber Alerts most U.S. carriers are on board with the important emergency alerts. These alerts arrive on the iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and iPhone […]

iOS 7’s Siri in the Car May Drive Hard Buying Choice for Tech Drivers

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While consumers may welcome the familiarity of having their favorite smartphone operating system in their new vehicle, particularly with Apple’s iOS 7 Siri in the Car announcement recently at WWDC, the answer isn’t so simple. Though General Motors hasn’t outlined its plans for iOS 7 in the car, the auto-manufacturer was on Apple’s short list […]

Instagram Coming to Windows Phone, BlackBerry Before Google Glass

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Though Instagram has made no promises of delivering a client to BlackBerry or Windows Phone in the immediate future, the social photo sharing network is saying that an official Instagram app for those platforms would come before one would be available for the new Google Glass platform. This should be good news for owners and […]