Snapchat is on track to generate $50 million in revenue in 2015, Re/code's Kurt Wagner reports. The ephemeral messaging app, which has 100 million daily users, could make $200 million in revenue next year too, sources tell Re/code. Last year, Snapchat launched its first revenue product — Live Stories. Show More Summary
In today’s iLounge Deal we’re offering Drive Genius 4 for only $49.99 – almost 50% off the regular price. This award-winning app will help you keep your Mac running smoothly, optimizing and cleaning up OS X for optimum performance and keeping you up to date on potential hard drive issues before they become catastrophic. Show More Summary
Today in iLounge Deals we’re offering you a one year subscription to Blinkist Premium for only $29.99 – that’s 62% off the regular price. Providing a mobile-friendly app for iOS and Android, Blinkist helps you tap into a wide variety...Show More Summary
A number of small but significant tweaks to the Notification Center in iOS 9 have made Apple's catch-all drop down menu more useful and efficient, including an easier way to remove all app notifications on a daily basis.
The summer’s drawing to a close, at least as far as school is concerned in our area. Thankfully the App Store doesn’t care if there are kids around to play its games or not, and the new offerings are still flowing on a daily basis. One of my favorites this time around is Rush Star … Read more
Walking up to Jon Stewart’s exit as host of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show next month, Comedy Central’s multi-platform team today posted video of Stewart taking questions from his audience before this afternoon’s taping, which appears to have happened over a period of time, given the number of different neckties, though all the suits look alike. Show More Summary
After wearing my Apple watch daily for the past two+ months, I’ve found myself wishing for a simpler interaction model for moving between content and apps. Here’s what I’d propose and why. Read more...
The messaging app's Discover feature is entering into partnerships with several new publishers. Back in January, Snapchat unveiled its Discover tab, which aimed to bring daily news updates from the likes of CNN and ESPN to a younger audience. Show More Summary
The Quicklock looks like a normal padlock but does not require an extra set of keys or a memorized combination to open it. The lock opens with a tap of an RF/NFC card (2 included in the purchase) or via Bluetooth and an app on your phone. Show More Summary
Yahoo has brought its News Digest app to Android tablets, allowing you to read news from around the world on a bigger screen. Offering the same, twice daily, news digest that the phone version did, the only change is here is the size of the screen you can read it on. Show More Summary
People are obsessed with Tinder. Since its launch in 2012, the dating app has become a household name, with an estimated 50 million active users and 26 million daily matches. These days, every other new matchmaking app looks like itShow More Summary
Washington Examiner, Obama to Jon Stewart: IRS Never Targeted Conservatives: President Obama in a taped appearance with the Daily's Shows Jon Stewart Tuesday denied that IRS targeted conservatives, an assertion that Stewart then appeared to ridicule him for making.... [President Obama noted] that Stewart and others had jumped on...
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Sign up for Motherboard's newsletter, Motherboard Premium, and get more stories like this daily. It’s now been three months since the Apple Watch was released, and even though we don’t know how many units were sold, there are lots of apps for it. Show More Summary
Members of the Starbucks loyalty program will be able to read daily and weekend briefings from The Times, as well as other articles recommended by Starbucks, the two companies said.
For tech savvies that make it their job to download, install and uninstall different apps, Google Play Store is the place to go. So, if you fall within this bracket of people who love to visit Google Play Store on a daily basis to check out new and old apps, then you should know how The post How to Benefit from Google Play Store? appeared first on Siusto.
We saw a very interesting thread on the TouchArcade Forums today from Tom Bowen of Thinkerton Games, who made an interesting suggestion regarding what he calls "Community Moderated Store Fronts." Saying that "if the deluge of daily app submissions is too many to curate for the App Store engineers, why not put it in the
By now, most of the U.S. population is relying on at least a handful of apps for their daily lives. We use maps and GPS apps to navigate and calculate the best routes to our destinations. We use social apps to communicate with our friends and loved ones. Show More Summary
If you use Google’s new Photos app, Microsoft’s Cortana, or Skype’s new translation function, you’re using a form of AI on a daily basis. AI was first dreamed up in the 1950s, but has only recently become a practical reality — all thanks to software systems called neural networks. This is how they work. More »
The last two weeks have been crazy. I’m sure you know the type of weeks I’m talking about. Onn top of my normally full weeks… I impulsively decided to launch a month of daily podcasts (and I crazily decided to do all of the show notes, editing and production myself) We launched our mid year [...]Show More Summary