Tag Archive: Feature


Designed to help friends and family check on their nearest and dearest during natural disasters, Facebook is introducing a new Safety Check feature for its mobile app. The tool works by sending a push notification to devices that are near… Read more ›

iOS 8’s new Family Sharing feature makes it easier than ever for your entire family to share purchases on iTunes, iBooks and the App Store. Family Sharing is about more than just sneaking copies of apps off your siblings’ accounts,… Read more ›

Apple added a new feature to iOS 8 that makes it harder for retailers to track your location by snooping info broadcast over WiFi, but after digging into the MAC randomization feature, a security researcher has found some bad news: it only works… Read more ›

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One of the best underrated features of iOS 8 is the addition of WiFi calling, and while carriers like T-Mobile and EE have already jumped onboard Apple’s new technology, AT&T is dragging its heels on WiFi Calling and doesn’t plan… Read more ›

As more and more of our lives are lived on social media, the importance of being able to efficiently search through content is greater than ever. With that in mind, Facebook is currently user-testing a new feature letting mobile users sift… Read more ›

Mailbox has quickly become one of the most popular email management apps on iOS, and now the public is about to get its first taste of what it can do on the desktop too. The company announced this morning that… Read more ›

Buying a home can be seriously stressful, but mobile app Zillow has been providing folks with great real estate information on local homes for a while now. I’ve used it several times to compare prices across homes I was interested… Read more ›

For many users, the iPhone has long since been their default go-to camera, and that’s unlikely to change with the upcoming iPhone 6. As many smartphone camera aficionados will know, Apple has been using Sony’s Exmor sensors for its cameras… Read more ›

Apple has launched a new service called iTunes Pass in several countries, including Japan, Brazil, China, and and others. The service lets customers buy iTunes Store credit from brick-and-mortar Apple retail stores — only using Passbook, rather than the physical… Read more ›