Facebook Messenger updated with support for third-party apps

Facebook Messenger updated with support for third-party apps


During the company’s annual F8 conference last week, Facebook announced changes to its Messenger app that turn the communication tool into a platform for third-party apps. Today, Facebook rolled out its first update to Messenger for the iPad and iPhone, bringing support for these newly integrated apps to iOS users.

iPad Pro mockup pictured with dual Lightning ports or USB-C port

iPad Pro mockup pictured with dual Lightning ports or USB-C port

Leaked images of the rumored large-screened iPad appear to show a second accessory port on the side that device. The function of the port is unknown, but its appearance suggests it may be an additional lightning or a USB-C port. The pictures of the mockup with the mystery port first appeared on Sina Weibo and were published by HDBlog (Via MacRumors).

Purported rear shell of the 4-inch iPhone 6c leaks in photos

Purported rear shell of the 4-inch iPhone 6c leaks in photos

The first purported images of the rear shell of the iPhone 6c have made their way to the Internet. The images have been leaked by a Chinese part supplier called Future Supplier. 

Pre-Order the Flippable, Fun Axis Nano Drone [Deals Hub]

Pre-Order the Flippable, Fun Axis Nano Drone [Deals Hub]

You know how in spy movies, you see secret agents flying around tiny, barely noticeable drones that are capable of getting into spaces that no person can? Well you don’t have to watch it happen on the big screen–you can take control of your own palm-sized drone. Grab the mini but agile Axis Nano Drone on sale now from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

Apple launches trade-in program to accept Android smartphones for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 5s

Apple launches trade-in program to accept Android smartphones for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 5s

Apple today launched its new trade-in program for non-iPhones devices for the first time ever. A report from earlier this month had revealed that Apple was soon going to start accepting trade-ins of Android and BlackBerry powered devices for the iPhone.

WA Earlier Messages lets you load old Whatsapp messages more easily

WA Earlier Messages lets you load old Whatsapp messages more easily

Whatsapp is one of the most popular cross-platform messaging apps for iOS. If you’ve ever used it before, it can become a hectic task if you want to load earlier messages of a conversation in Whatsapp. WA Earlier Messages is a new jailbreak tweak that makes it a lot easier to load old messages of a particular conversation.

FDA taking a ‘hands-off’ approach to Apple Watch and other wearables

FDA taking a ‘hands-off’ approach to Apple Watch and other wearables

With the Apple Watch and other major companies releasing health and fitness focused wearables, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has decided to take a “hands-off” approach to them.

Apple will not allow customers to try different bands on the Apple Watch during their try-on appointments

Apple will not allow customers to try different bands on the Apple Watch during their try-on appointments

The Apple Watch is all set to be available for previews and try-on appointments at Apple Store from April 10. The buying experience of the watch will be significantly different from other Apple products, and customers will be guided by a specialist during their try-on appointments.

Auxo Legacy Edition is now available in Cydia, brings back the original Auxo to iOS 8

Auxo Legacy Edition is now available in Cydia, brings back the original Auxo to iOS 8

After months of teasing, the wait has finally come to an over as designer Sentry and developer Ryan Petrich have just released the Legacy Edition of the tweak in Cydia.

iOS 8.3 beta hints at official Twitter share extension

iOS 8.3 beta hints at official Twitter share extension

Apple’s latest iOS 8.3 beta appears to be without its familiar Twitter sharing button, preventing users from sharing content directly from other iOS apps. The change could indicate that Twitter is working on its own share extension that may be available soon.