Smartphone Apps

Verizon To Challenge Google’s App Store, per report; Verizon Denies Story

News | August 20, 2014 10:57 PM | by Guile Canencia

As reported by The Information earlier, Verizon was purportedly planning to create a new coalition of wireless service carriers and phone manufacturers in order to launch an app store that would challenge Google's Play Store, according...

Ignore No More App Locks Teens’ Phones Until They Call Their Parents Back

News | August 19, 2014 11:58 PM | by Guile Canencia

It's definitely something any parent can relate to: your teenage son or daughter ignoring your calls or text messages. Fortunately for frustrated parents everywhere, a certain mom decided that enough was enough. Sharon Standifir hails from New York City, and just like any other disgruntled parent, she had had her fair share of being-ignored-by-your-teenager stories. So one day, she made a...

HTC Planning To Release Zoe App To Other Android Phones

News | August 13, 2014 11:34 PM | by Guile Canencia

HTC is set to release its Zoe app to other Android smartphones this week. Zoe is a video remixing app that debuted on the HTC One M8 earlier in March of this year. But in a few days, this app will be made available to other Android devices, especially those that run on Android 4.4, the most recent version of the operating system.The Zoe app was first developed in HTC's own Creative Labs, whose...

Beats Music for Android, iPhone, & Windows Phone

Beats Music: 20 Million Songs Waiting For You To Push Play

App Reviews | February 04, 2014 5:54 AM | by Scott Lewis

Beats Music is the latest streaming music app to hit the Google Play, App Store, and Windows Phone App Market, but it is a little different than most streaming music services. While the new Beats Music app is free to download, it has a monthly subscription fee of $9.99 per month and does not offer a totally free version that includes advertising.

Dr. Dre and the people at Beats really...

Never Be Afraid Of The Dark Again

App Reviews | October 10, 2013 6:24 AM | by Anne Tempelis

As the spooky shadows fall on Halloween night, let your smartphone light your way! Don't worry about carrying an additional heavy flashlight when you can add the brightest LED High-Powered Flashlight app by iHandy to your phone. Also, let the always-on compass help guide your way from house to house. Not venturing out...