adds Archive

Snapchat adds support for adding Bitmoji in chat or photos

Snapchat has announced a new partnership with Bitmoji that will allow users of the popular personalized emoji app to use it in chats or images in Snapchat. Snapchat also confirmed today previous rumors that it has acquired Bitstrips, the company behind Bitmoji. Its official blog revealed the acquisition, and the integration of Bitmoji with Snapchat,
Category: Recommended

Fallout Shelter adds quests, enhanced combat, and much more

For its first anniversary, Fallout Shelter has received a major update, adding a new combat system, new enemies, and most notably, quests. With quests, you can now take a group of Vault Dwellers and venture outside the confines of your Vault, exploring the Wasteland and finding new items. Here’s what you can expect from the
Category: Recommended

Facebook Messenger adds more diverse selection of emoji

The Facebook Messenger app now has over 1,000 new emoji that the company says are supposed to offer “a more balanced mix that’s more representative of our world.” Facebook says: Messenger is bringing over 1,500 newly designed Messenger emojis to the world. The new designs, gender-agnostic options and multi-colored emojis will be available on many
Category: Recommended

Pixelmator for the Mac adds Quick Selection and Retouch Extension for photos

The popular Mac image editing app Pixelmator has been updated to version 3.5. Among other things, it adds some new selection tools along with a Retouch Extension for photos. Here’s what’s new in Pixelmator 3.5: The smart Quick Selection Tool lets you select even the most challenging areas with a single brushstroke. The new Magnetic
Category: Recommended

Twitter adds new Message button to quickly share tweets with DM contacts

Twitter users now have a faster way to share other tweets with the people that they choose to Direct Message. A new Message button has been added to its Android and iOS apps that allows that to happen much more quickly than before. Twitter says: Every day, millions of people send Direct Messages to communicate
Category: Recommended

iTunes U adds support for Spotlight search and shared education iPads

Apple has updated it’s iTunes U education app, adding optimizations for iOS 9.3’s changes for education. The app now supports Managed Apple IDs and is ready for use on shared classroom iPads. The app also now supports Spotlight Search for course, assignments, and more. Here’s what you’ll find in iTunes U 3.2: iTunes U now
Category: Recommended

YouTube adds support for Split View and Slide Over multitasking on iPad

Google has updated its YouTube app for iPhone and iPad, adding support for iOS 9’s Split View and Slide Over multitasking views on supported iPads. The design of the app on the iPad has also been tweaked slightly. Here’s what you’ll find in YouTube 11.10: Added slide over and split view support Moved home tabs
Category: Recommended

Scanner Pro adds text recognition, distortion correction, and more

Scanner Pro, one of our favorite document scanning apps for iPhone, has hit version 7.0, adding several new features. These include OCR, or optical character recognition, which allows Scanner Pro to recognize text in a picture. The app can now also correct distortions, such as those found when making a scan of a book or
Category: Recommended

Straw adds 3D Touch support, notification improvements and more

Straw, a social polling app that lets you easily create and share polls on any topic, has received a fresh update for iPhone that brings 3D Touch and more. With 3D Touch, those with an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus can access quick actions by pressing on the Straw icon, allowing them to quickly jump
Category: Recommended

Microsoft's OneDrive adds iPad multitasking and an Office 365 subscription option

Microsoft has updated its OneDrive application, which now allows users to purchase an Office 365 subscription for $6.99 per month. In addition to access to the full array of features of Microsoft’s Office apps, a subscription also comes with 1TB of OneDrive storage. The app can now also utilize Split View and Slide Over multitasking
Category: Recommended