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AfterDawn's own news aggregator app, HIGH.FI for Android, updated to new version
AfterDawn's own news aggregator app, HIGH.FI for Android, updated to new version
Ever wanted to see all the tech news in one widget? Wanted to follow not tens, but thousands of news sites with one app? Our own app, HIGH.FI ...... 17 Oct 2017
How to change Android default keyboard app
How to change Android default keyboard app
Very often the new Android phone you purchased ships with a rather bad keyboard app. However, with Android, changing the default keyboard app ...... 07 Sep 2017
4 Best Android keyboard apps (free ones)
4 Best Android keyboard apps (free ones)
Your phone usually ships with some sub-par keyboard app that makes you wonder how such good phone is equipped with such bad keyboard. No worries ...... 07 Sep 2017 - 2 comments
Most popular news in March: Edge - top hacked browser, how to become super memorizer, magic helicopters and more
Most popular news in March: Edge - top hacked browser, how to become super memorizer, magic helicopters and more
AfterDawn has operated a news aggregator service called HIGH.FI since 2014. Service has grown steadily, month after month, during these past ...... 03 Apr 2017
BlackBerry 10 will not be getting native Instagram app
BlackBerry 10 will not be getting native Instagram app
According to new reports, BlackBerry 10 users will not be getting a native Instagram app. While the large smartphone ecosystem does have ...... 22 Feb 2013 - 14 comments
Facebook to fix Poke glitch allowing videos to be saved
Facebook to fix Poke glitch allowing videos to be saved
Facebook is scrambling to fix another bug. Poke, the company's new standalone app that allows you to "poke" a friend with a message, photo ...... 29 Dec 2012
VEVO app now available to Roku owners
VEVO app now available to Roku owners
VEVO, the popular music video streaming site, has made its way to Roku set-top boxes. Launched today, the app will allow set-top owners to ...... 21 Dec 2012
Lady Gaga's next album will be a PC/mobile app, as well
Lady Gaga's next album will be a PC/mobile app, as well
Lady Gaga has noted this week that her next album, ARTPOP, will be released as a PC and mobile app. The musician says ARTPOP will be a "multimedia ...... 07 Sep 2012 - 4 comments
Google allows Grooveshark app back into App Store
Google allows Grooveshark app back into App Store
Google has allowed the controversial Grooveshark application back into the Google Play Store, after removing it last year. At the time, the ...... 31 Aug 2012 - 2 comments
Apple trying to go Google-free?
Apple trying to go Google-free?
Apple has moved one step further from making its iOS operating system completely Google-free. The company has removed the YouTube app from ...... 07 Aug 2012 - 7 comments
XBMC For Android is almost here
XBMC For Android is almost here
The XMBC team made a surprise announcement today, letting the world know that Android will be getting its own version of the popular media center. ...... 14 Jul 2012 - 6 comments
Samsung purchases mSpot cloud locker provider
Samsung purchases mSpot cloud locker provider
Samsung has purchased the cloud music and movie provider mSpot for $9 million. The service will be prominently featured in Samsung's ecosystem ...... 09 May 2012
Facebook buys Instagram for $1 billion
Facebook buys Instagram for $1 billion
Instagram has just been sold for $1 billion. The massively popular photo-filter and sharing app has been sold to Facebook for the purchase ...... 09 Apr 2012
TWC TV app in NYC now has 26 local channels
TWC TV app in NYC now has 26 local channels
Last year, Time Warner Cable released their TWC TV app for the iPad, Android, iPhone and desktop giving subscribers a chance to stream some ...... 18 Mar 2012
Roku releases remote control app for Android
Roku releases remote control app for Android
Roku has announced that its Roku App is now available in the Android market. Using the app, owners of Roku set-top boxes can explore channels ...... 03 Mar 2012
Netflix: No, we don't care about BlackBerry devices
Netflix: No, we don't care about BlackBerry devices
Netflix has made it clear today that they have no plans for BlackBerry support, now or in the future. When asked, the company responded on ...... 24 Feb 2012 - 7 comments
Gfail - Google launches and then pulls iOS Gmail app
Gfail - Google launches and then pulls iOS Gmail app
This morning a new Gmail app from Google was added to the iTunes App Store. A short time later it was yanked due to user complaints. Among ...... 02 Nov 2011
Microsoft finally launches Hotmail/Live Android app
Microsoft finally launches Hotmail/Live Android app
Microsoft has launched its first native Android app for Hotmail/Live. The app was created by software developer Seven and directed by Microsoft ...... 05 Oct 2011 - 5 comments
HTC under fire for smartphone privacy vulnerability
HTC under fire for smartphone privacy vulnerability
According to researcher Trevor Eckhart, a recent update to HTC Android devices has led to the installation of tools that collect personal info ...... 03 Oct 2011
Video: Security vendor demonstrates Android exploits
Video: Security vendor demonstrates Android exploits
Jon Oberheide of Duo Security has released a video demonstrating two security vulnerabilities which could allow apps to take control of Android devices. ...... 21 Sep 2011 - 6 comments
Android users rejoice; Netflix app now available to all with 2.2+
Android users rejoice; Netflix app now available to all with 2.2+
It's taken a very long time but Netflix fans got some good news today. Android phone users with software 2.2 Froyo or above can now use the ...... 10 Sep 2011 - 3 comments
LG Philips & Sharp attempt to standardize Smart TV apps
LG Philips & Sharp attempt to standardize Smart TV apps
LG, Philips and Sharp are teaming up to create a single framework for developing Smart TV apps. Smart TVs offer a variety of internet connected ...... 07 Sep 2011 - 2 comments
Nokia hires developer to create apps for Windows Phone, Meego & Symbian
Nokia hires developer to create apps for Windows Phone, Meego & Symbian
Nokia has announced a partnership with Polar Mobile to provide mobile apps for more than 300 different content providers, including Wired UK, ...... 17 Aug 2011 - 2 comments
Want porn on the iPad? Use the Cinemax app of course
Want porn on the iPad? Use the Cinemax app of course
Apple has allowed the Cinemax "Max Go" app into the iOS app store this week. Making that news notable is the fact that the app allows for ...... 15 Aug 2011 - 7 comments
Is Facebook ready to launch their official iPad app
Is Facebook ready to launch their official iPad app
Over a year after the launch of the iPad the device still notably lacks a native Facebook app. Sources are reporting today, however, that ...... 17 Jun 2011
Netflix Android app gets updated, more devices now supported
Netflix Android app gets updated, more devices now supported
Netflix has updated their Android app this afternoon, adding support for three more devices. In addition to the Droid Incredible, Nexus One, ...... 27 May 2011 - 5 comments
Netflix streaming app finally available for a few Android devices
Netflix streaming app finally available for a few Android devices
Netflix has announced the launch of the long awaited streaming app for Android devices, however, it is only available on five devices. As ...... 12 May 2011 - 6 comments
Time Warner and Viacom sue each other over iPad streaming TV app
Time Warner and Viacom sue each other over iPad streaming TV app
Following Viacom's suit over their live TV streaming iPad app, Time Warner Cable has counter-sued the content giant and the issue appears headed to court. ...... 09 Apr 2011 - 1 comment
Catholic Church approves confession iOS app
Catholic Church approves confession iOS app
The Roman Catholic Church has approved of a new iOS app, one that it hopes will bring "modern" Catholics back to their faith. The app will ...... 09 Feb 2011 - 6 comments
     

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Tesla unveils two new vehicles, electric semi and super-fast new Roadster Tesla unveils two new vehicles, electric semi and super-fast new Roadster (17 Nov 2017 10:53)
Tesla has today announced two new vehicle prototypes that will bring the total number of Tesla cars, and now trucks, to six. As expected Tesla unveiled their "beastly" semi-truck the first time ....
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Apple's newest product misses the entire holiday season, hits the stores in early 2018 Apple's newest product misses the entire holiday season, hits the stores in early 2018 (18 Nov 2017 12:20)
Apple has decided to push back one of the products originally revealed nearly 6 months ago in WWDC. The smart speaker, dubbed HomePod, has been delayed further and won't be seen in stores this ....
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Intel announces: First commercial 5G modem in development Intel announces: First commercial 5G modem in development (20 Nov 2017 16:46)
The world's second largest semiconductor manufacturer, Intel, has announced a major project in mobile chips. The company has introduced a future portfolio for commercial 5G modems. According ....
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