Microsoft Bookings, an appointment booking tool, has officially been released for Android users. Functionality includes access to a calendar, customer lists, contact details and a manual booking page.
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According to cybersecurity firm ESET, rogue Pornhub apps have been seen out in the wild, silently infecting users' devices with ransomware. A demand of $100 is ordered, to be able to settle the issue.
An update to the Google Maps app for users of Android and iOS now makes it possible add your favourite locations to pre-set or custom lists which can be saved and shared for others to follow.
Facebook is reportedly developing an app to work with set-top TV boxes like Apple TV. Facebook began working on the app last summer, with the strategy to encourage users to watch longer video content.
Samsung's IoT subsidiary, SmartThings, has announced that it is pulling the plug on its Windows Phone app. It explains that it won't be able to "provide the desired level of updates" for the platform.
If you're a fan of Material wallpapers, this might be something to check out. Tapet generates an endless amount of wallpapers with different colors and shades based on your preferences.
Vine has clarified that it is not fully shutting down the service, but instead transitioning to a pared-down 'Vine Camera' app, with its website being transformed into an archive of Vines.
Muviz is a free and pretty customizable Android app that hooks into whatever music or audio you're listening to and overlays a visualization of the audio over your navigation bar.
SwiftKey, a popular third-party replacement keyboard for Android and iOS, has made all of its premium themes free for everyone to download. The company was acquired by Microsoft earlier this year.
If you're someone who uses a lot of emojis or someone who doesn't use them enough, Dango can make the process of use and discovery easier thanks to some interesting machine learning mechanisms.
While Photosynth's mobile app was abandoned over a year ago, fans of the service could still use the website. Now, the website is also going to be taken down, so here's how to save your content.
Uber is completely overhauling its app and making things a lot easier for its users. The new app features a cleaner interface, faster performance and new features based on AI and machine-learning.
Bankers in the UK will be excited to learn that if they bank with NatWest, and use a Windows phone, there's a all-new app for that! Among the new features is full support for Continuum.
Google's Android Experiments Lab has released Sprayscape: software which combines virtual reality with photography. The app is currently open source and free to download from Google Play.
YouTube Go is a new official app that will allow users to not only enjoy downloaded YouTube content but also share it without using up any data. The new app will roll out in the coming months.
It's been a tough period for Microsoft lately as Amtrak and Rovio recently announced the end of their support for the Windows Store. Now, fitness and food tracking app MyFitnessPal has done the same.
The Supreme Council of Virtual Space in the Islamic Republic of Iran has issued a ruling banning Iranians from playing the popular mobile gaming app Pokémon Go, citing unnamed 'security concerns'.
A new leak suggests that Microsoft could be working on a File Explorer app on Windows 10 with a clean user interface and much of the same functionality. However, the company hasn't confirmed this yet.
Yahoo has announced a revamped Messenger app for desktop users on Windows and Mac. It brings a number of new features to the app including the ability to send photos and GIFs as well as "unsend" them.
There's been much conjecture around Amazon's decision to pull its app from Windows phones, leading many to think it was abandoning Microsoft's mobile devices. As it turns out, they're just rebuilding.
In what appears to be a final email to customers, Amazon has informed Windows phone users that it'll be retiring its app on August 15 - a bit later than the previously reported date of July 25.
Samsung has pushed out a big update for its Gear S2 line of smartwatches. Users can now install apps straight from the watch, use their photos as watch faces and get to try out new UX elements.
After officially ending support for its Windows Phone 8.1 app yesterday, some users are seeing a message that the payment company is working on a new app for the platform, likely Windows 10 Mobile.
An app that relies on a limited form of AI has been used hundreds of thousands of times to overturn parking tickets. The 'chatbot lawyer' is free and works in New York and London.
According to the Spanish Lumia Support account on Twitter, an official Snapchat app could finally be making its way to Windows 10 Mobile soon. A timeframe for release has not been announced as of yet.
According to a piece of code found at GitHub, Valve might finally be developing a Steam Authenticator app for Windows devices. However, there has been no official statement from the company itself.
The Euro 2016 tournament kicks off on Friday, and ahead of that, the French authorities have released an app that will warn users of a terrorist attack for up to nine different regions in the country.
Apple has issued a notice to a Palestinian indie game developer, asking him to re-categorize his game; which highlights the situation in Gaza, in the "News" or "Reference" section.
A new app that's making the rounds in Russia allows you to reliably identify anyone on the street and connect them to their online profiles. Moscow police is ready to license the technology.
Microsoft and the PGA have revealed that three apps for volunteers and an app for spectators are being trialled. The apps will streamline the collection and distribution of live data and statistics.
Searching for that particular image on the go has become easier for iOS users. Bing's iOS app update allows for users to search the web using existing or new images.
While Reddit's new apps have been available in closed beta for some time now, today marks their official release to the public, and efforts will no longer be directed to developing Alien Blue.
After a four-month delay, the Japanese company is finally bringing its first free-to-play smartphone game to more territories, starting with the US at the end of this month.
The CRM platform - Sellf - has released an app for the Slack App Directory which allows Slack users to see when team members have made a sale. The idea is to increase teams' motivation.
Best known for its popular password manager, LastPass aims to make two-factor authentication mainstream with the creation of its own free app that also makes it easier to use the added security.
After creating PBS content for Windows 8.1 & Windows Phone 8.1 operating systems, Digiflare is once again publishing a PBS app. This time, it's expanding PBS Video to Windows 10.
Users of the popular collaboration platform Slack now have another way to engage in real-time communication, as Microsoft has made Skype integration available as a preview on Slack.
We're six months into Microsoft's Windows 10 free upgrade program, and now it is making it easier for small businesses to upgrade to the latest OS, or opt out of the program entirely
A new Windows Store listing implies that Microsoft may be working to release its own SIM card, also allowing customers to purchase data plans through the Store.
Earlier this month, Niall Ginsbourg delisted his popular AU Weather Pro app from the Windows Store after the BOM turned off its forecast feeds. However, the BOM seems to have app plans of its own.
It looks like a big issue is affecting Windows Store apps, as in-app purchasing is currently wonky on all platforms, including Windows 10 desktop. Microsoft has yet to address the problem publicly.
Microsoft boasted about visits to its Store since the launch of Windows 10, but the departure of popular apps like Comedy Central shows that there's still room for improvement.
The Outlook Mail and Calendar app on Windows 10 Mobile has just received another update designed to fix some of its stability problems. There are also a bunch of new features on display.
A San Francisco-based medical marijuana group is making it simpler and cheaper to get consultations and product from licensed physicians and distributors.
Microsoft has unveiled its PowerApps service, which allows individuals to create highly polished business applications, without the need for extensive technical or coding knowledge.
A fake application called "Tweetium Beta (Free)" managed to bypass undetected by Microsoft and onto the Windows 10 Mobile store. Anyone who has downloaded it could have risked their passwords.
It seems that Microsoft has finally given in to popular demand, as after over 2,000+ upvotes, the latest update to the Mail client on Windows 10 Mobile now features the ability to link inboxes.
The software bridge that helps make native Android apps run on the new Windows 10 Mobile platform is experiencing significant setbacks that will delay its release, or worse.
Wire has expanded to its fourth platform today, making its debut on the Windows platform. The application offers a majority of features found in existing solutions on iOS, Android and Mac OS X.
Last week it was reported that version 10.0 of the Facebook Beta app for Windows Phone was made available, but some reported that they could not download the update; it is now available for all users.