Allo, the new messaging app from Google, is currently making its way to iOS. It’s designed to be as simple as can be, so you don’t need to setup an account or jump through any other hoops to get started. You can even message others who don’t have Allo installed. Here’s how it works.
Duo, the new video calling app from Google, is now available on iOS following its initial unveiling at Google I/O back in June. The app promises to provide simple 1-to-1 video calling without the headaches that come with rival services.
Niantic has begun permanently banning Pokémon GO players who are suspected of cheating. The move comes after some players turned to using third-party tweaks and hacks to gain an unfair advantage inside the game.
Niantic has rolled out the first major update for Pokémon Go on both platforms — iOS and Android — with a bunch of bug fixes and feature improvements. The highlight of the update, however, has to be the ability to customise one’s avatar and the removal of footprints feature from Nearby.
iOS researcher Jonathan Zdziarski has discovered a potential security flaw in the iOS version of WhatsApp. As per the researcher, WhatsApp does not fully delete chat logs even after they have been explicitly deleted. Instead, the app retains a “forensic trace” of the chat logs that can turn out to be an information mine for anyone who has the required skills to access them.
Bertrand Serlet, former senior vice president of software engineering at Apple, has launched a new iCloud rival called Upthere Home. The service allows users to send all their digital files to the cloud to save local storage space, then makes them accessible anywhere.
After slowly rolling out Pokémon GO to the United Kingdom and Italy earlier this week, Niantic and Nintendo have released the game in 26 new European countries. While there are workarounds to install the game in regions where it is not officially available, being able to download it directly from the iOS App Store with your primary Apple ID ensures that you can easily install future updates for it.
Hit creature-catching game Pokémon GO is now available in Italy, Spain, and Portugal as it continues to extend its reach across Europe. It has already become the most popular mobile game in U.S. history, and was made available in the U.K. for the first time on Thursday.
It hasn’t even been available for two weeks yet, and Pokémon GO is already the most popular mobile game in U.S. history. The title now has over 21 million active daily users, which breaks the previous record of 20 million set by Candy Crush Saga in 2013.