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More rumored Android O features surface

There are only two months to go before Google unveils the latest version of its mobile operating system, Android 8.0, at the annual I/O developer conference. There have already been reports of three new smart features arriving in the OS,…

Google Play Family Library for sharing apps and media is now live

Google has finally launched a feature that allows users to share their purchased apps, games, TV shows, moves, and books with other users. Known as the Google Play Family Library, the feature rivals Apple's two-year-old Family Sharing plan for iTunes…

Facebook is shutting down its Paper news app

Facebook has announced that it is calling time on its standalone news reading app Paper. Introduced in 2014, the iOS-only application was well-received by critics but ultimately failed to attract a large audience.

Instagram passes the half a billion users milestone

When Facebook paid $1 billion for Instagram back in 2012, some people thought that Mark Zuckerberg’s company may have spent too much for the photo- and video-sharing app. But today Instagram passed the half a billion users milestone, proving yet…

Apple will let you remove stock apps in iOS 10

Apple showcased the next version of its mobile operating system, iOS 10, during the keynote at its annual Worldwide Developer Conference this past Monday. Executives highlighted nearly a dozen key features and changes but failed to mention one that’ll be…