Monthly Archives: May 2014

China’s Web Crackdown: WeChat and Other Messaging Apps Engaged in Clean Up

The web crackdown that is taking place in China for the last few months has been on wide ranges, including spread of online rumours and pornography. The latest attempt to enforce the web standards by China has forced major messaging apps of mobile phones such as WeChat and others to clean up. Based on reports by various news sources, 7 ...

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New App to Lower the Wastage of Food in US Cities

A new app is developed to help control huge amounts of food waste in ingenious manner and is expected to hit the markets of the New York City. There are also plans to make it available to other metropolises in America. This app is known as PareUp and is designed by Jason Chen, Anuj Jhunjhunwala and Margret Tung. As many ...

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Chat App Maker Kakao Merges with Daum

The Korea-based firm Kakao known for its mobile messaging app Kakao Talk will be merging with the second biggest Internet portal in the country, Daum. This news has taken the industry by surprise as Kakao was said to go public before the year 2015 with a value more than $2 billion. This merger is a stock swap deal that would ...

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Samsung Drops Secret App Platform Developed with Microsoft

Samsung Electronics is having plans to create a smart home platform along with a headset of virtual reality as it has dumped the secret app platform which was developed secretly with Microsoft. Based on the South Korean Electronic Times reports, Samsung had a secret collaboration using JAMONG, an app platform that would allow the apps to run on both operating ...

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Facebook Smartphone App Gets an Ear for Music

Smartphone users in the US will experience a new feature to their Facebook app very soon that will be able to identify music, songs, movies and TV shows based on listening. Facebook said that the mobile application would be added in the coming weeks on all tablets and smartphones rolled out by Apple or the ones that use Android. When ...

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Buyers Can Now Customize Their Shoes with Adidas’ Latest App

Have you thought about selfies with shoes? Now Adidas is bringing a fresh twist in the shoe arena by announcing an array of customizable shoes which can be featured on your Instagram snap. Though images are not needed to do the selfie, it is now possible to customize the shoes in such a way that they can flaunt the favorite ...

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Facebook to Create New Video Chat App

Facebook Inc seems to be all set to develop a new video chat app of its own dubbed as Slingshot. The company had earlier failed miserably in the mobile message start up app called as Snapchat. Facebook is having plans and has been creating the planned video chat app for many months now that allows the users to send or ...

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GoStandby – The Last Minute Travel and Tour App Launched

GoStandby – the app which is useful for the travel and tour opportunities in the last minute was launched last week after 9 months of winning the Startup Weekend Gold Coast. During this event, the team of GoStandby made an estimation that they might be able to commercialize within a period of 2 weeks. However, Nathan Challen, Co-founder, said that ...

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Latest Google Search App Helps You Find Your Car Easily

Spotting your car in the fully-packed parking lot can be difficult ask than other things after spending a full day shopping at a mall. With the latest Google update, the Google Search App available for Android phone users offers a new parking location feature. Hence you will not have a bad time hunting for your car taking a look at ...

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WWE Network App Now Available on Xbox One

With the new WWE network app launched, it now means the wrestle mania would be streamed through the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. The Xbox One would now be one among those consoles of video game that would have WWE network access. The announcement about the 24/7 streaming service was made in January that had platforms ...

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