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The app has overtaken the internet

Consumers now spend more time consuming digital content via smartphone and tablet apps than they do via surfing the web -- either on a handset or on the desktop.

Microsoft to unveil new Windows software: report

A news report out Thursday indicated that Microsoft is poised to give the world a glimpse at a new-generation computer operating system that will succeed Windows 8.

Google updates its Voice Search app

Google has recently updates its Voice Search app, which will now support more than one language at a time.

Kuddle: social media with a safety net

A new photo-sharing app aimed at children attempts to offer all of the fun and interaction of sites like Instagram but without any of social media's negative aspects.

Facebook Messenger downloaded over 500 mn times: Report

Although it initially faced backlash by people, the new Facebook Messenger app has been downloaded over 500 million times on Android-based devices, reports Google Play Store.

Snapchat in talks to expand services: Report

Snapchat Inc, developer of a mobile app that lets users send messages that disappear within seconds, might expand its service to videos, news articles and advertisements, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

Apps put fitness fans through short, sharp workouts

Fitness buffs who can't make it to the gym but still want to exercise can turn to apps for a short, intense workout when they are pressed for time.

App turns smartphone into spy gadget

Researchers from Stanford University with Israeli defence firm Rafael have developed an Android app called Gyrophone that picks up vibrations of sound by using vibrating pressure plates in the phone's gyroscope.

App to make sure kids answer phone call

Kids who constantly ignore their parents' phone calls will hate this app. For parents, this is a blessing in disguise. A new app called "Ignore No More" allows parents to make sure their kids call them back.

Software that prevents cyber attacks

To prevent cyber attack software from capturing vulnerable servers, scientists have developed a free defence software that can inhibit the identification of systems by such programmes.

Microsoft to showcase Windows 9 preview in September

American multinational corporation Microsoft is expected to showcase an early preview version of Windows 9 in September, say reports.

New software to calculate leaf area from digital images

A new software allows researchers to accurately measure leaf area from digital images in seconds.

Latest DU apps in town

Been a few days on campus and still finding it difficult to remember the bylanes of North Campus or to spot the coolest hangouts near your college? Fret not, as few mobile applications on Android phones are...

HTC's camera app coming to all Android devices

The Zoe photo showcase app allows users to create video clips from photos stored on a handset and to add music and edits and to share the results. But until now it was exclusive to HTC smartphone owners.

Snapchat third most popular social app among millennials

The messaging app Snapchat has left Twitter behind to become the third most used social media app among the millennial group - 18 to 34 year olds.
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