Facebook Messenger update lets you send 15-second video messages, even bigger Likes

Facebook Messenger update lets you send 15-second video messages, even bigger Likes

Facebook has released an update for its Facebook Messenger app, which brings two new features.

You can now instantly record and send 15-second short videos to your family and friends. You can record the video by tapping and holding on the camera button.

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Best iPhone and iPad Apps to Watch and Follow 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Best iPhone and iPad Apps to Watch and Follow 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

With just a few hours to go for the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, we take a look at the best apps for iPhone and iPad so you can take the World Cup wherever you go.

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You can now listen to Audible audiobooks right in the Kindle app

You can now listen to Audible audiobooks right in the Kindle app

Amazon has just released a major update for its Kindle app.

Kindle 4.3 includes a new feature that will allow you to listen to the Audible version of the Kindle books you own.

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iOS 8 brings same JavaScript performance as Safari to third-party apps

iOS 8 brings same JavaScript performance as Safari to third-party apps

In 2011, Apple had ported Nitro Javascript engine used in desktop version of Safari to mobile Safari browser in iOS 4.3, which loaded JavaScripts two times faster. 

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Reeder 2.2 finally brings support for Background App Refresh

Reeder 2.2 finally brings support for Background App Refresh

Reeder, my favorite RSS client for iPhone and iPad has received a major update.

Reeder 2.2 finally brings support for background app refresh, which has been one of the most requested features.

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How to get a refund for an App from the App Store

How to get a refund for an App from the App Store

If you’ve ever wished you could get a refund from iTunes for purchasing media or apps, you’re not alone: scores of users feel the need to ask for their money back, whether it’s because they accidentally bought an iPad version of the app when they’ve an iPhone or because their kids ran amuck downloading expensive games. Here’s how to get a refund on a purchase you’ve made from the iTunes Store.

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Tapbots releases mandatory update for Tweetbot ahead of next week’s Twitter API changes

Tapbots releases mandatory update for Tweetbot ahead of next week’s Twitter API changes

Tapbots, developers of Tweetbot – the popular Twitter client have just released a mandatory update for the app.

If you’re a Tweetbot user then you should install it as soon as possible as they plan to roll out a change that would make affect all versions of Tweetbot prior to  2.8.8 or 3.2.2.

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Facebook 10.0 Update brings post previews, offline posts and faster News feed

Facebook 10.0 Update brings post previews, offline posts and faster News feed

Facebook has released a major update for its iOS app.

Facebook 10.0 update includes new features such as the ability to preview posts and the ability to create posts in offline mode. The update also includes improvements to make News feed load faster.

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Microsoft’s Office for iPad apps cross 27M downloads

Microsoft’s Office for iPad apps cross 27M downloads

At the end of March, Microsoft released its Office for iPad apps, bringing Word, Excel and PowerPoint to Apple’s tablet. In the 46 days since the apps were made available, the company has logged more than 27 million downloads, says Microsoft’s General Manager for Office Julia White, who spoke during a recent TechEd Conference.

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Beats Music updates iOS app to version 2.0, adds iPad version

Beats Music updates iOS app to version 2.0, adds iPad version

After releasing a tease for its iPad version, Beats Music today delivered on that hint by releasing version 2.0 of its app with support for the iPad. The new version is available now for subscribers in the US to download.

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