FACEBOOK’S TEENS-ONLY APP LIFESTAGE HAS FLUNKED OUT OF THE APP STORE

FACEBOOK’S TEENS-ONLY APP LIFESTAGE HAS FLUNKED OUT OF THE APP STORE

Facebook’s teenager-focused app is no longer on the App Store after only a year of existence — but the social media platform says the app’s short lifespan is has already helped inspire youth-favored options inside Facebook. The developer pulled Lifestage,...

YOU CAN NOW BUY AND SELL THINGS ON FACEBOOK USING ITS MARKETPLACE FEATURE

YOU CAN NOW BUY AND SELL THINGS ON FACEBOOK USING ITS MARKETPLACE FEATURE

Sketched out by Craigslist? Overwhelmed by Amazon? Try Facebook instead. Last fall, the social media site expanded its functionality, dipping its toe into the waters of digital commerce. It did this via Marketplace, a feature within the Android and iOS...

FRONTROW IS A WEARABLE CAMERA THAT LETS YOU LIVE IN THE MOMENT, AND CAPTURE IT

FRONTROW IS A WEARABLE CAMERA THAT LETS YOU LIVE IN THE MOMENT, AND CAPTURE IT

Smartphones have allowed us to easily capture intimate and memorable moments, such as a baby’s first steps or a graduation ceremony. But too often we’re looking through the smartphone, rather than simply being present. Ubiquiti Labs‘ FrontRow is a wearabl...

CAN’T AFFORD A SPECIAL FILTER TO PHOTOGRAPH THE ECLIPSE? JUST USE AN IPHONE

CAN’T AFFORD A SPECIAL FILTER TO PHOTOGRAPH THE ECLIPSE? JUST USE AN IPHONE

The August 21 total solar eclipse is expected to be one of the most photographed events of the year — but does it really require special gear? Not if you use an iPhone, Apple suggests. iPhone eclipse photography is possible filter-free according to the m...

YES, YOU CAN PHOTOGRAPH THE ECLIPSE WITH YOUR SMARTPHONE — HERE'S HOW

YES, YOU CAN PHOTOGRAPH THE ECLIPSE WITH YOUR SMARTPHONE — HERE'S HOW

The 2017 solar eclipse could easily be the most photographed event of the year, but what if the only camera you own is inside your smartphone? While it won’t get you those close-ups of the celestial phenomenon, even NASA agrees that it is possible to shoo...

GOOGLE MAPS ROLLS OUT Q&A SECTION FOR ANDROID AND MOBILE SEARCH

GOOGLE MAPS ROLLS OUT Q&A SECTION FOR ANDROID AND MOBILE SEARCH

Google’s latest update to Google Maps encourages users to post helpful information about businesses, and it also eliminates the dreaded task of having to call for information. The company announced it’s launching a new feature to Google Maps for Android a...

THE 7 BEST BROWSERS FOR ANDROID

THE 7 BEST BROWSERS FOR ANDROID

Browsing the web on your smartphone doesn’t have to be an exercise in futility. A good browser app can make even slow and unresponsive webpages better by speeding up images, saving your passwords, and enabling third-party plugins. The tough part is findin...

GMAIL FOR IPHONE WILL NOW PROTECT YOU FROM SCAMMERS

GMAIL FOR IPHONE WILL NOW PROTECT YOU FROM SCAMMERS

Google acted quickly back in May to close down a phishing scam involving Google Docs, and a short while later added an extra security measure to Gmail for Android that flags dodgy links in messages that attempt to pull the same kind of trick on users. ...

APPLE WATCH 3: NEWS, NEW FEATURES, AND RUMORS

APPLE WATCH 3: NEWS, NEW FEATURES, AND RUMORS

The Apple Watch is the best-selling smartwatch ever released, but there’s always room for improvement. The Apple Watch Series 2 tweaked the Apple Watch Series 1 for the better in a few key areas, but wait for the Apple Watch 3 — likely to be unveiled duri...

MICROSOFT SURFACE BOOK 2 NEWS: IT’S TIME FOR AN UPDATE, BUT REDMOND IS SILENT

MICROSOFT SURFACE BOOK 2 NEWS: IT’S TIME FOR AN UPDATE, BUT REDMOND IS SILENT

Microsoft hasn’t released much Microsoft Surface Book 2 news yet, but more information is on the way this fall. For now, here’s what we know and what the rumors say about the successor to Microsoft’s latest 2-in-1 laptop. The Surface Book 2…was actuall...