Tag Archives: App

You can now post your pics on Instagram without the app

Instagram is following in its parent Facebook’s footsteps and making its service much more accessible to those left out of its app-centric, data-heavy sharing experience. The photo platform will now give users new functionality via the Instagram.com mobile website, most notably the all-important ability to actually share pics outside the IG app. The new mobile utility could help… Read More »

TWITTER IS SHUTTING DOWN ITS DASHBOARD APP FOR BUSINESS USERS

Twitter Dashboard, the app aimed at business users, is shutting down on February 3 — just over seven months since it was launched. However, its demise may not be so bad for the larger Twitter community. Arriving in late June, Dashboard was described as a “a powerful tool designed to help businesses connect with their customers and community.” Among… Read More »

Twitter Testing Completely Revamped Android App in Beta

Micro-blogging website Twitter is testing a new design for an Android app version to make it more user-friendly and easy to navigate. Several people using Twitter’s alpha and beta apps have begun seeing a design that places Twitter’sfour core areas main feed, Moments, notifications, and direct messages as large tabs across the top of the screen, The Verge… Read More »

Why You Should Consider React Native For Your Mobile App

Like many others, I was initially skeptical of Facebook and Instagram’s React. Initial demos of React’s JavaScript language extension, JSX, made many developers uneasy. For years we had worked to separate HTML and JavaScript, but React seemed to combine them. Many also questioned the need for yet another client-side library in an ocean full of them. As it… Read More »

LG Home 4.0 Launcher With App Drawer Now Available for LG G5

LG was criticised by some for removing the app drawer from its stock launcher in the LG G5 smartphone. However, the company later brought the optional drawer in its UX 5.0 custom UI andeven showed it in a video. That version now is available to download as Home 4.0 launcher for the LG G5. The new LG Home… Read More »

Sketch, Illustrator or Fireworks? Exploring A New Free UI Design App: Gravit

One of the most popular tools for screen design and illustration in the last couple of years has undoubtedly been Sketch, which became an important part of many designers’ responsive web design and mobile design and prototyping workflows. However, an increasing number of other tools are becoming available. In this article, I will explore the first browser-based app… Read More »

Glide releases new video chat messenger app for Windows 10 Mobile

Windows Phone, for most of its lifetime has been plagued with the lack of trendy apps that dominate other app stores. That is not to say there are no supporters of the platform among Silicon Valley’s upstarts however: Slack has a Windows Phone app, and just recently, a more consumer-focused service, Glide, announced a Windows 10 Mobile version… Read More »

Apple Announces News App for iPhone & iPad

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple® today unveiled an all-new News app delivering the best news reading experience on any mobile device. Available with iOS 9 this fall for iPhone® and iPad®, News combines the visually rich layout of a magazine with the immediacy and customization of digital media. News follows over a million topics and pulls relevant stories based… Read More »