When it comes to read-it-later services, platforms that let you save articles to check up on later, Pocket has been one of the go-to services.
While mobile payment services aren’t mainstream just yet, at least not outside of the tech savvy bubbles of New York and San Francisco, they’re growing. It seems like at the beginning, people had trust issues with linking their debit cards and bank accounts to these apps, issues that are slowly disappearing. With more users on board, apps like Venmo and Square Cash become more useful since it’s that much easier to send and receive money to/from friends.
Whether you’re a beginner to music or a seasoned professional, the new alchemy synth in GarageBand can do wonders for your music. It lets even the most inexperienced create amazing music just by tapping around on a keyboard, while experts can use it to quickly create astounding beats on their own or as a layer to a full song.
Fire + Rain is a gorgeous weather app for iOS. It may not pack in the most weather data nor do so as efficiently as it could, but its elegance shines through. Those who want basic information about the day or work week would do well to give this weather app a go.
If you’ve just upgraded to your first iPhone, you’re going to need your contacts. Because let’s face it, there’s no way you remember them. No matter if this if your first iPhone or your third, we’ll guide you through the process of bring your contacts along, in the easiest manner.
WhatsApp has finally rolled out its 2-step verification feature. Two-step verification adds an extra layer of security. You’ll be asked to generate a six digit code, without which, you can no longer login and use WhatsApp.
For the many folks that use the popular bookmarking service Instapaper, a long-standing outage has been resolved. At least in part.
Flipboard is still one of my favorite news reading apps on the iPhone. I still like the beautiful design, the publication based styles, the smoothness, the flips. Flipboard offered its own curated categories that made it easy to check out top news for something like Technology or Politics. You could also add your own sources and turn them into a magazine. Now, with the Flipboard 4.0 update, Flipboard is adding Smart Magazines.