Tag: app store

How to Create a Routine With Amazon Alexa

Smart tech is more advanced than ever before, and the voice assistants leading the charge are utilities like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistants. Many people are aware of the basic functions that smart home hubs have to offer, but oftentimes their knowledge doesn’t extend far beyond …

The Complete Beginner’s Guide To Stringify

Smart devices have never been more accessible, and the dream of a connected home that anticipates your whims and makes your life convenient is now attainable by nearly everyone. However, many homeowners will buy smart devices and leave it at that – failing to take advantage …

Make Siri More Useful with Custom Shortcuts

When Siri first launched in the iPhone 4S we were pretty blown away. It sounded so natural and actually understood almost everything you said. Since the, well, Alexa and the nameless Google Assistant have overtaken Siri from a practical usefulness perspective. However, thanks to iOS 12, …

How To Launch An App From Quick Settings [Android]

The Notifications shade in Android has tiles for toggling quick settings. Android doesn’t have a built-in tool to create custom tiles though there are apps available for just this purpose. The toggles usually connect with a system setting like the Bluetooth or WiFi switch on your …

ProtonMail Launches Tor Onion Site to Evade State Censorship

Encrypted email provider ProtonMail has launched its own onion address, allowing users to access the service over the Tor anonymizing network (via TechCrunch). The Swiss-based email account provider, which has more than 2 million users, said the measure was aimed at defending against state-sponsored censorship, and …

Vigilante App Removed From App Store Over Safety Concerns

Apple has removed controversial crime reporting app called Vigilante from the App Store Vigilante, an app developed by SpOn, was released for New York City residents, and notifies them of recent crimes that have been reported via 911, said The Guardian. The Vigilante app then sends …

StubHub Becomes First Ticketing App on Apple TV

StubHub is coming to Apple TV, marking what it says is the first ticketing app on the tvOS App Store. The app has been specifically designed for the fourth-generation Apple TV, enabling users to browse, search, and purchase tickets for sports games, concerts, theater and comedy …

Best new apps and games for iPhone and iPad

What are the hottest new apps and games on the App Store right now? These! There are over a million and a half apps for iPhone and iPad and the number just keeps growing. Every day new and newly updated apps hit the App Store, and …

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run is coming to the iPhone 7

Stop the presses! Apple has kicked off its iPhone 7 launch event with a major coup: Nintendo’s Mario is officially coming to the iPhone App Store. Super Mario Run will be an endless runner, rather than your standard Mario platformer. In other words, it’s optimised for …