Apps & Software

News, features and insights about various desktop and mobile applications and software.

According to a federal lawsuit filed late last week in California, Burbank-based mass media & entertainment firm; The Walt Disney secretly collects personal information on some of their youngest customers and shares that data illegally with advertisers without parental consent. The class-action suit targets Disney and three other software companies -...
Students at Victoria University in Kampala, Uganda are getting practical by putting what they learn in class, the theory, into practice. On Friday last week, at the first ever Student’s Expo 2017, seven students from the Faculty of ICT led by their Guild President Peter Isiko showcased a security mobile...
Analytics software comes in many different forms because it's usually tailored to analyze a specific kind of file, database, or platform. As a result, you typically have a few options in each niche. For example, in the web analytics niche, you have Google Analytics, Aweber, and a few others. Most...
LinkedIn has announced the launch of LinkedIn Lite app, a faster and lighter version of its flagship Android app. LinkedIn Lite offers a seamless and intuitive experience to LinkedIn users in the country. According to the company, the world’s largest professional network has more than 42 million members in India. LinkedIn...
For the record, social media has become an integral part of of our lives and has completely replaced the good ol’ text message. There’s hardly anyone we know who isn’t using these social media platforms; Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, LINE, WeChat, Messenger, Viber to name a few. Notably, Facebook-owned instant...
WhatsApp for Android users are finally receiving new features like support for all types of file transfers (including archives) and shared media bundling. In addition, the latest WhatsApp's update also enables text formatting in the chat. When typing text in a chat window, users can now tap and hold to...
As per reports of last week, social messaging platform; WhatsApp introduced a new feature dubbed the Night Mode for its in-app camera to iOS users (not available to Android as yet). The new feature lets users click better images in low light conditions. New reports emerge in as the Facebook-owned platform...
Facebook-owned Photo & Video sharing platform; Instagram lets users reply to Stories with photos or videos. In addition, you can also customize them with; applying filters, stickers, and other camera tools. Talking about Instagram's new feature now available for Stories, users can choose any friend's Stories to watch and send photos...
Following the phishing scam that tricked people with what appeared to be Google Docs links and compromised their accounts by giving untrustworthy third-party apps access to their information, the US-based search giant took care of the situation when the scam was spread initially, it has now introduced more controls to the G Suite admins that...
The EZYAGRIC Extension mobile application has been developed by Akorion; an ICT for Agriculture company, that has been working with farmers to help engage them better in this field since 2014 - that helps farmers be able to interact with agronomists, purchase produces, know your weather, all in real time. For Instance,...