We all use apps that request all kinds of access to you and your information for their use. The most recent evidence of this phenomenon is an online quiz from VonVon called “What Are Your Most Used Words on Facebook.” But the quiz is a black pit of privacy concerns, and we're jumping right in.
Everyone knows what Tinder is - they've either used the application themselves or they know someone who uses it. But there's a stigma that comes with using the app and that can cloud your experience. Here are some tips to help maximize your Tinder use.
Snapchat today gave users the ability to purchase pre-run 'Lenses' for $0.99 each, a move which angered some users. But rather than shy away from the criticism, Snapchat, in their own unique style, embraced it.
Snapchat has added new tools, enabling users to show videos in fast speed, reverse or slow motion. It's the latest in their efforts to maintain fun and interaction on the platform, something Snapchat excels at - but will it be enough to justify the platform's $16 billion valuation?
Has your smart phone been dying a quick death every hour or so? If so, you’ve got Facebook to blame - The Social Network has admitted that their updated app is draining our battery power faster than usual.
The app creates replayable clips that are somewhere in between a video and a gif. By holding down the record button, the app takes a burst of photos that it knits together into a looping video that plays, then plays in reverse, the moment that you captured.
The New York Times' Kit Eaton has an interesting article up on apps designed to help you cut through the political clutter and voice your opinion on matters ranging from the presidential election to foreign policy to current events. The story, " Apps to Organize and Quell the Political Onslaught," covers a number of apps that you may have heard of already, and a few that are more obscure.
A Canadian startup announced it was building Peeple , a “Yelp for people,” to debut in November. Response to the people-rating app, however, has not been positive, and it seems that the backlash on social media has been enough to make its CEO kill its most controversial features .