Facebook adds video calling in Messenger app

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What is one prominent feature that is common between Skype, Google Hangouts, Apple’s FaceTime and now Facebook Messenger app? Video calling, of course! Facebook has jumped on the video calling bandwagon by offering the feature in its Messenger app. Irrespective if you’re on iOS or Android, users will be able to place a video call […]

FrndiNeed lets you ask friends for lift, plan a trip

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Smartube Entertainment has released their socially enabled app called FrndiNeed. The app, available for Android takes advantage of geo-location to make every day travel smoother, safer and economically viable. FrndiNeed (pronounced as Friend-in-Need), it allows the user to find nearby friends, ask them for a lift, poke them for instant plans or even plan a […]

Amazon offering $105 worth of free apps

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Another month, another host of free apps from Amazon. This time Amazon is offering $105 worth of free apps and games and if you’re looking for some good ones, you’ll find Runtastic Pro GPS, Wolphram|Alpha, FlightRadar24 Pro, Oxford Spanish dictionary, Splashtop Whiteboard to name a few. On the games side, there are some nice choices […]

Apple wants to use iPhone for medical purposes with the ResearchKit

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Apple has introduced ResearchKit, an open source software framework designed for medical and health research. Apple says the framework will enable doctors and scientists to gather data more frequently and more accurately from participants using iPhone apps. ResearchKit will study for health issues like asthma, breast cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and Parkinson’s disease. Access to […]