iOS Apps

TikTok Will Soon Allow You to Post Longer Videos

TikTok Will Soon Allow You to Post Longer Videos

TikTok rose to popularity with its endless stream of short videos. Now the company has increased the video limit by three times. In other words, TikTok will no longer limit videos to one minute and allow anyone to longer three minutes videos. The extension is expected to help creators express themselves in a better way and avoid multi-part posts.

Proposed Antitrust Bill Could Prohibit Apple from Preinstalling iOS Apps

Proposed Antitrust Bill Could Prohibit Apple from Preinstalling iOS Apps

Recent antitrust legislation introduced by the US house could pose a threat to Apple. If the bill is enacted into law, Apple could no longer offer iPhones with preinstalled apps like Pages, Music, and Maps.

WhatsApp for iPhone May Finally Get One of the Most Requested Features

WhatsApp for iPhone May Finally Get One of the Most Requested Features

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is the most popular instant messaging service in the world, but it is a little slow in adding new features. Recently, it added animated stickers, something that has been available on most other IM platforms for over a couple of years now. Now, WhatsApp could bring one of the most-requested features very soon.

Apple’s Restrictions on Third-Party Devices in Find My App Comes under Scrutiny

Apple’s Restrictions on Third-Party Devices in Find My App Comes under Scrutiny

With iOS 14, Apple opened its walled garden a bit. Apart from allowing users to change their default email and web browser apps, the company also allowed them to add third-party devices in the Find My app. Apple did so to silence growing criticism about the company not operating on a level playing field when it comes to third-party products and services. However, it has now come under criticism.

Facebook Messenger Update for iPhone Brings App Lock, Advanced Privacy Settings

Facebook Messenger Update for iPhone Brings App Lock, Advanced Privacy Settings

Ever since Facebook was embroiled in the Cambridge Analytica user data and privacy scandal, the company has been taking active measures to improve users’ trust. It has added various privacy and data protection features over the past year. Today, the social media giant has announced that it is bringing additional privacy and security features to Facebook Messenger.

App Developer Says Apple Rejected Update for Not Enforcing Auto Billing on Users

App Developer Says Apple Rejected Update for Not Enforcing Auto Billing on Users

Apple has been the center of a controversy regarding in-app purchase commissions and its App Store policies. While the company says that its policies take care of developers as well as users, the US and EU have started looking into the company’s policies. Now, an app developer has alleged that Apple turned down their app’s update for not enforcing auto-billing on users.

59 Chinese Apps including TikTok, UC Browser, and Clash of Kings Banned in India: Here’s the Complete List

59 Chinese Apps including TikTok, UC Browser, and Clash of Kings Banned in India: Here’s the Complete List

Earlier today, India banned various Android and iOS apps of Chinese origin. The list of banned Chinese apps includes massively popular apps like TikTok, Clash of Kings, and UC Browser. This move by the Government of India comes after border tensions with China.

Google Photos App for iPhone Gets a New Design, Refreshed Icon, Maps View, and More Features

Google Photos App for iPhone Gets a New Design, Refreshed Icon, Maps View, and More Features

Google has announced an updated version of Google Photos app for the iPhone, and it brings a refreshed UI design, a new icon, and many more features, including a Map View. The latest version of the Google Photos app will roll out over the next few weeks. Let us have a look at all its new features that you will get soon.

Zoom Reverts Own Decision, Plans to Bring End-to-End Encryption to All Users

Zoom Reverts Own Decision, Plans to Bring End-to-End Encryption to All Users

Zoom has had quite a run this year, all thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. It gained hundreds of millions of users over the past few months but it has also been at the center of controversies and broken promises. Now, the company is trying to do good on its part and offer features that it promised.

Gmail for iPhone Gets Google Meet Integration

Gmail for iPhone Gets Google Meet Integration

Google was left out by consumers during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown and they preferred apps like Houseparty and Zoom for video calling their colleagues, family, and friends. So, the company worked on improving its video calling service Google Meet to increase the conference call limit and it is now bringing Google Meet right inside the Gmail app.