Apple showcases app development in debut TV series

Apple showcases app development in debut TV series

Apple is pursuing a topic close to its heart for its first ever TV series by inviting viewers to see what it takes to build an app from the comfort of their own sofa by following a clutch of wannabe developers over the course of 10 episodes. The curtain will rise on the first of these later today […]

Messenger takes on Apple & Google by offering real-time location sharing

Messenger takes on Apple & Google by offering real-time location sharing

Facebook Messenger has incorporated real-time location sharing within the communication tool for the first time, enabling users to broadcast their whereabouts to a friend in one hour intervals. The added functionality brings Facebook into contention with similar tools offered by Apple’s own iPhone messages app and Google Maps. The functionality was prompted by an observation […]

What Apple’s iPhone7 Spoiler Tweet Didn’t Tell You

What Apple’s iPhone7 Spoiler Tweet Didn’t Tell You

Let’s go beyond a summary of the new iPhone 7 features and look at something that Apple does just as creatively as phones: live streaming. Apple’s live streamed product launch reeled in tremendous amounts of activity on social media and generated a considerable amount of excitement through various digital channels. The viewer adherence as well […]

Metro Trains Melbourne launches new Dumb Ways JR app via Millipede to keep kids safe

Metro Trains Melbourne launches new Dumb Ways JR app via Millipede to keep kids safe

Metro Trains Melbourne is campaigning to keep littlies safe with Madcap’s Plane, a play-based learning app released today via Millipede. Madcap’s Plane is the third app instalment since the March launch of Dumb Ways JR – a spinoff of the hugely successful Dumb Ways to Die public safety campaign via McCann Melbourne. Little ones join […]

Apple Music for Android launches out of beta, gets an equalizer

Apple Music for Android launches out of beta, gets an equalizer

Apple has launched its Apple Music music streaming app for Android out of beta. The update arrived yesterday in the Google Play Store. The app now features an equalizer. You can access it by opening the app’s settings from the drawer and double-tapping the EQ option. It’s off by default, so you’ll have to toggle […]

Hillary Clinton app motivates volunteers with signed souvenirs

Hillary Clinton app motivates volunteers with signed souvenirs

Hillary Clinton supporters are being urged to download an official smartphone app designed to help organise and motivate volunteers in support of her presidential bid by relaying the latest campaign news and events and encouraging competition by awarding points to the most ardent backers. Hillary 2016 is available now on Apple’s app store from which […]

People in Cardiff can now use an app to give away food they don’t want rather than let it go to waste

People in Cardiff can now use an app to give away food they don’t want rather than let it go to waste

The UK’s first ever food-sharing app OLIO launches in Cardiff to help combat food waste in the city. Smartphone users in Cardiff will have access to the app, which has been described as Freecycle for food, providing local people and businesses with a simple way to cut food waste. The free app connects neighbours with […]