Tag Archive: Group


Along with doubling the max file size of apps, Apple introduced something else today for its third-party developer community. TestFlight, the Apple-owned service devs use to beta test their apps before submitting them to the App Store, can now do… Read more ›

Bindle takes the suck out of group messaging

Chris Toy was an Everquest geek in the early days, playing the addictive open-world video game somewhat obsessively. It wasn’t slaying the monsters or leveling up that really motivated Toy, but the social aspects of the game. “I was honestly… Read more ›

Europe’s largest collective of hackers, the Chaos Computer Club, claims to have come up with a way of reproducing fingerprints using only a handful of photos (no pun intended) showing your fingers. Speaking at the 31st annual Chaos Computer Club… Read more ›

With a cutesy, one-eyed protagonist named Zak and colorful graphics aplenty, upcoming game Flyhunter Origins looks like it could be a big-screen animated movie. That’s not too shocking, since the game was developed by Steel Wool Games, a San Francisco Bay… Read more ›

How to Mute Group Messages on iPhone & iPad

Group messaging is one of those features that’s great when you want to be in a group conversation, and completely annoying when you don’t want your iPhone to be included in a barrage of group text messages. A new feature in iOS aims to relieve the latter situation, when your iPhone or iPad is being … Read More

How to Leave a Group Chat in Messages for iOS 8

If you’ve ever been included in a group text messaging thread that you had no intention on being a part of, you know how annoying it can be to have your iPhone (or iPad) chime repeatedly as new messages come in to the conversation you aren’t following. The longstanding strategy has been to just mute … Read More

CUPERTINO, Calif. — This is the first group photo of Apple’s new Industrial Design team — the men and women behind the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and a long string of other hit products. The group is super-secretive and rarely appears in… Read more ›

UPDATE: Reuters didn’t use Tim Cook’s complete remarks, we’ve posted them here. Apple should do more to improve accessibility for its apps, says an advocacy group, supported by members of the National Federation of the Blind. “It’s time for Apple… Read more ›

Snapchat’s new feature wants to create group stories

Snapchat’s pivot from a sleazy app for naughty pics to an actual messaging platform to rival WhatsApp is happening faster than its scandalous photos can disappear and its newest feature is going to make the party even bigger. Today Snapchat announced… Read more ›

Pikichat could be the next Snapchat. The idea behind the new photo app is ingeniously straightforward: Simply take a picture and then share it among a group of family members or friends. Like Snapchat, the picture will only stay up… Read more ›