Software
Fire Emblem Heroes Now Available in India on Android and iOS  Gadgets 360 · 30 minutes
Two years after its original release date, Fire Emblem Heroes is now available in India via Google Play and the App Store. more
Facebook Removes Onavo Protect VPN App From Google Play Store  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
Facebook has removed the Onavo Protect app from Google Play store. It will continue to remain functional for the existing users for the time being. more
Facebook Summoned by Parliamentary Panel Over Citizens' Rights Protection  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
A parliamentary panel has summoned representatives of Facebook, its messaging services WhatsApp, and photo-sharing app Instagram to appear before it early next month. more
Jio Group Talk Conference Calling App Launched for Android Users  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
The Jio Group Talk app is currently in trial-mode, and users will only be able to make group voice calls for now. more
WhatsApp for iPhone Update Fixes Touch ID, Face ID Screen Lock Bypass Bug  Gadgets 360 · 5 hours
WhatsApp has released an update for its iPhone app that brings a fix for the recently discovered bug that allowed anyone to... more
Google Maps for iOS Users Can Now 'Follow' Their Favourite Places  Gadgets 360 · 5 hours
iOS users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app, Internet giant Google has announced. more
Microsoft’s has another codename for 'Windows Lite' ...  Windows Central · 6 hours
Microsoft's upcoming lightweight version of Windows has a new codename in the mix, according to sources familiar with the matter. Late last year, reports of a new Microsoft OS called "Windows Lite"... more
Facebook will shut down its spyware VPN app Onavo  TechCrunch · 8 hours
Facebook will end its unpaid market research programs and proactively take its Onavo VPN app off the Google Play store in the wake of backlash following TechCrunch’s investigation about Onavo... more
Facebook removes its Onavo surveillance VPN app from Google Play  TechCrunch · 8 hours
Facebook will end its unpaid market research programs and proactively take its Onavo VPN app off the Google Play store in the wake of backlash following TechCrunch’s investigation... more
Sunsama’s $10/month task management calendar cleans up your online productivity  TechCrunch · 11 hours
I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve heard friends lament how difficult it is to find a decent calendar app. The stock calendar apps are certainly... more
The slimmer, more fitness aware Galaxy Active - CNET  CNET · 11 hours
With the addition of an app coming soon, Samsung's newest smartwatch can help you monitor blood pressure. more
Microsoft bringing Dynamics 365 mixed reality apps to Android and iOS  Windows Central · 12 hours
Dynamics 365 Product Visualize for iOS Microsoft's augmented reality business apps are expanding from HoloLens to Android and iOS. HoloLens is has been Microsoft's main avenue... more
How to sync Microsoft To-Do and Cortana Reminders with macOS  Windows Central · 14 hours
If you're an avid user of Microsoft's To-Do service or a big fan of Cortana's Reminders feature, but you have a macOS device in the mix with all... more
LG's smart wine fridge can recommend a good cheese pairing - CNET  CNET · 16 hours
The appliance's AI software can also tell you which bottle you should buy next. more
Microsoft’s new codename for 'Windows Lite' is ....  Windows Central · 17 hours
Microsoft's upcoming lightweight version of Windows isn't called "Windows Lite" anymore, according to sources familiar with the matter. Late last year, reports of a new Microsoft OS called "Windows Lite" began to... more
Protect yourself from data loss for life for only $20  Windows Central · 18 hours
We talk a lot about the importance of backing up the data on your PC; you never know when a drive might fail or get damaged by some... more
9to5Mac Daily: February 21, 2019  9to5Mac · 18 hours
Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google... more
Should you buy digital or physical Xbox One games?  Windows Central · 19 hours
Best answer: If you value convenience, Xbox Play Anywhere, or Game Pass above all, digital is your best bet. If you're motivated most by getting the best price, then you... more
Apple could be working with Goldman Sachs on a credit card  TechCrunch · 20 hours
According to a new report from the WSJ, Apple and Goldman Sachs are partnering on a different kind of products for both companies — a credit card.... more
Wi-Fi 6: is it really that much faster?  THE VERGE · 20 hours
Wi-Fi is about to get faster. That’s great news: faster internet is constantly in demand, especially as we consume more... more
JFrog acquires Shippable, adding continuous integration and delivery to its DevOps platform  TechCrunch · 20 hours
JFrog, the popular DevOps startup now valued at over $1 billion after raising $165 million last October, is making a move to expand the... more
Alibaba hits the gas on mobility as its bike sharing service adds carpooling  TechCrunch · 21 hours
Carpooling is heralded to be environmentally friendly and money-saving, but in smog-stricken China, the transportation option became a source of public concerns... more
These are the very best SSDs available for Windows PCs  Windows Central · 21 hours
We're a passionate group of PC builders and we've spent a lot of time with the leading SSDs as we built our rigs. If you're looking for the... more
Apple Says European Developers Have Earned Over $25 Billion From App Store  MacRumors · 22 hours
Apple Music vice president Oliver Schusser spoke with German blog Macerkopf this week, revealing that European developers have now earned over $25 billion from... more
Google Maps Starts Rolling Out 'Follow' Button to iOS App  Gadgets 360 · 22 hours
iOS users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app, Internet giant Google has announced. more
WinRAR patches 19-year-old security vulnerability that put millions at risk  THE VERGE · 22 hours
WinRAR has patched a 19-year-old security vulnerability that allowed attackers to extract malicious software to anywhere... more
Twitter Testing Redesigned Conversations Layout With New Prototype Twitter App  Gadgets 360 · 22 hours
Twitter is launching a test of its redesigned conversations layout with a wider set of iOS users and is accepting survey-based applications. more
Age of Empires news set for Inside Xbox this March  Windows Central · 23 hours
Microsoft is teasing "exciting announcements" for Age of Empires in March. Microsoft has discussed fresh news ahead of Age of Empires, its iconic real-time strategy (RTS) series for... more
Facebook Improves Location Settings, Adds New Privacy Control on Android  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Facebook is adding a new privacy control feature to its Android app that will allow users to block the app from collecting and saving their background location information. more
Apple Said to Target Combining iPhone, iPad and Mac Apps by 2021  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
The ultimate goal of the multistep initiative, code-named "Marzipan," is by 2021 to help developers build an app once and have it work on... more
On-demand logistics startup Lalamove raises $300M for Asia growth and becomes a unicorn  TechCrunch · 1 day
Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics startup, has closed a $300 million Series D round as it seeks expansion across Asia. In... more
Apple removes almost all third-party SDKs from Shazam after making it ad-free  9to5Mac · 1 day
Shortly after its acquisition of Shazam last year, Apple took the music tagging application ad-free. To follow-up on that change, Apple has now removed... more
Seven Handy Mac Tricks You Might Not Know  MacRumors · 1 day
macOS, the operating system that runs on Apple's Macs, has tons of hidden shortcuts, keyboard commands, and features that have... more
Windows 10 build 18342 now available for Fast ring Insiders  Windows Central · 1 day
All aboard the Fast ring. If you're a Windows Insider enrolled in the Fast ring, there's a fresh Windows 10 test build to check out today. ... more
9to5Google Daily 227: Samsung Unpacked brings Galaxy S10, Fold, Watch Active more  9to5Google · 1 day
Listen to a recap of all the top 9to5Google stories of the day. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through... more
California student accused of making 'Banana Plug' drug app  ABC NEWS · 2 days
A Northern California college student is facing felony charges for allegedly creating an iPhone app he dubbed the Banana Plug to sell illicit drugs more
Hands-on with Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch Active  THE VERGE · 2 days
Samsung just spent 90 minutes talking about its new Galaxy S10 phones that are coming out this year, including a folding model,... more
Transform any room with this app-enabled LED light strip on sale for $15  Windows Central · 2 days
This light strip can sync to the beat of your music. Adding an LED light strip behind your TV or computer monitor... more
Uber fixes bug that exposed third-party app secrets  TechCrunch · 2 days
Uber has fixed a bug that allowed access to the secret developer tokens of any app that integrated with the ride-sharing service, according to the security researchers who discovered the flaw. In... more
California teen charged with creating 'Banana Plug' drug app  ABC NEWS · 2 days
A Northern California college student is facing felony charges for allegedly creating an iPhone app he dubbed the Banana Plug to sell illicit drugs more
Samsung’s Galaxy S10 has a built-in Instagram mode  TechCrunch · 2 days
After weeks of leaks, Samsung still managed to save some surprises for today’s event. One of the most interesting among them is a partnership with Instagram that brings Stories directly to the... more
Facebook adds new background location privacy controls to its Android app  TechCrunch · 2 days
Facebook is updating its privacy settings on Android to make it easier for users to control what location data is sent to and stored by the... more
The Galaxy S10 will have an Instagram mode built into its camera  THE VERGE · 2 days
Samsung is partnering with Instagram to add a new “Instagram mode” directly to the native camera app on the newly announced Galaxy S10. “We’ve... more
Verified Expert Lawyer: James Alonso  TechCrunch · 2 days
While James Alonso has worked at big law firms for much of his career, he’s been working with startups the entire time. He’s also an engineer by training — and by practice. He recently founded a new startup-focused... more
Microsoft launches new Office app for Windows 10  THE VERGE · 2 days
Microsoft is making a new Office app available to Windows 10 users today. It’s replacing the “My Office” app that... more
Mark Zuckerberg is ‘potentially interested’ in putting Facebook login on the blockchain  THE VERGE · 2 days
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he’s “potentially interested” in putting the Facebook login on the blockchain as part of a public interview with Harvard... more
Microsoft launches new Office Windows 10 app for everyone  Windows Central · 2 days
The revamped Office app replaces the old "My Office" as Microsoft's productivity launchpad. Microsoft's new Office app for Windows 10 is ready for primetime. ... more
[Update: More details, new video] ‘Virtual Desks’ are coming soon to Chrome OS, here’s an early glimpse [Video]
9to5Google
12 Safari for iPhone tips that everyone should know [Video]
9to5Mac
WinRAR patches 19-year-old security vulnerability that put millions at risk
THE VERGE
Seven Handy Mac Tricks You Might Not Know
MacRumors
[Update: Now on iOS] Google Maps adding ‘Follow’ button to get store updates, deals in ‘For you’ tab
9to5Google
What’s new in iOS 12.2 beta 3 – changes and features [Video]
9to5Mac
Apple Shares New Tutorial Videos Highlighting iPhone XR and XS Camera and Photos Features
MacRumors
Group FaceTime Bug Fix Included in iOS 12.2 Beta 3
MacRumors
Apple shares new iPhone how-to videos covering Live Photos, Depth Control, and more
9to5Mac
An auto-tuned cat convinced me to download an audio processing app
THE VERGE
Android Q may change the back button to a gesture
THE VERGE
OnePlus makes Google Duo its favored video-calling app
THE VERGE
The ‘90s app responsible for those transforming Animorphs book covers
THE VERGE
Stardew Valley is coming to Android soon, Google Play pre-registration now open
9to5Google
Apple reportedly buys PullString, a voice assistant startup behind enterprise Alexa apps
9to5Mac
‘Virtual Desks’ are coming soon to Chrome OS, here’s an early glimpse [Video]
9to5Google
iOS 13 concept imagines Dark Mode, multi-user iPad support, less intrusive Siri, and more [Video]
9to5Mac
10 iPhone tips that everyone should know [Video]
9to5Mac
Alphabet Scoop 042: Early Made by Google 2019 rumors, Google Fi, Google Maps AR
9to5Google
Five of the Best Camera Apps on iOS
MacRumors
Electric scooters popular with ride-sharing services can be hacked to suddenly accelerate or brake
THE VERGE
Multiple users report that Adobe Premiere CC bug blew their MacBook Pro speakers [U: Video]
9to5Mac
Netflix’s iOS app can now automatically download your next episode, just like Android
THE VERGE
iPad app for public housing tenants will cut repair times, could even prevent tragedies
9to5Mac
Sandwich chain Jimmy John’s is revolting against Uber Eats and other food delivery apps
THE VERGE
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