iPhone Apps

Instagram Direct adds Snapchat-like visual chat threads and more in latest update

Instagram Direct adds Snapchat-like visual chat threads and more in latest update

In December of 2013, Instagram officially debuted Direct, a messaging platform designed to share photos and videos with other people.

Instagram adds support for portrait, landscape content in latest update

Instagram adds support for portrait, landscape content in latest update

Instagram‘s popularity has certainly grown, even with only recently adding video and those static images being stuck in tiny boxes.

Google Photos adds a new way to rediscover memories, adds new features in latest update

Google Photos adds a new way to rediscover memories, adds new features in latest update

At the tail-end of May, Google officially announced Photos, a new cloud-based storage option that allows users to have access to unlimited storage, and “Creations,” which bring collages, animations and more for users to show off.

WhatsApp Web is now rolling out for iPhone

WhatsApp Web is now rolling out for iPhone

WhatsApp is one of the more popular messaging platforms out there, and for iPhone users the functionality is getting a bit better.

Paper by FiftyThree is coming to the iPhone ‘soon’

Paper by FiftyThree is coming to the iPhone ‘soon’

It’s been quite some time since Paper by FiftyThree initially launched for the iPad as an exclusive to the larger-screened mobile device.

Top 5 Driving and Racing games for iPhone

Top 5 Driving and Racing games for iPhone

An ever-popular game genre, there are hundreds (literally) of car and driving titles for the iPhone and iPad, the vast majority of which are horribly flawed in one way or another. Crude graphics, appalling gameplay, over-zealous freemium grabs, and so on. Luckily, I’ve done the hard work for you – in a variety of sub-genres, I whittled the hundreds down to a dozen and then finally to the five you’ll want to think about loading up.

Snapchat adds ‘Travel Mode’ to help reduce mobile data use

Snapchat adds ‘Travel Mode’ to help reduce mobile data use

Snapchat is one of the most popular messaging apps available in the mobile industry these days, and as such there’s plenty of data being consumed on a day-to-day basis.

MyHeart Counts brings Apple’s ResearchKit platform to the U.K. and Hong Kong

MyHeart Counts brings Apple’s ResearchKit platform to the U.K. and Hong Kong

MyHeart Counts, one of the first apps to support Apple’s ResearchKit platform, is now available to users outside of the U.S. for the first time. Users in the U.K. and Hong Kong can now download the app and begin monitoring their cardiovascular health.

Twitter gives iPhone 6 Plus users a new landscape view

Twitter gives iPhone 6 Plus users a new landscape view

Twitter is rolling out landscape support inside its official iOS app for those with an iPhone 6 Plus. The new view brings a number of nice advantages, including the ability to see all messages while reading or replying to another.

Yahoo unveils LiveText messaging app to blend real-time video and text conversations

Yahoo unveils LiveText messaging app to blend real-time video and text conversations

Recently, rumors surfaced that Yahoo was building its own messaging application that would launch for mobile devices at some point in the future.