All posts tagged "Mobile"

  • Facebook’s video editor is embarrassingly old, and Apple is creeping

    Next Story Songkick raises new $15M round from Access Industries, expands US operations You know you screwed up if Apple is about to one up you on social. Facebook hasn’t upgraded its video editor in well over three years....

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Dots & Co. tweaks the Dots games by adding a friendly companion

    Dots & Co. , the follow-up to the popular puzzle games Dots and Two Dots, launched on iOS and Android earlier this week. If reading about the new game isn’t enough for you, you can watch me...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • New Redmi Pro gives Xiaomi’s budget smartphone line a touch of class

    Xiaomi dropped a surprise today when it outed its first laptop — perhaps predictably a cheap rival to Apple’s Macbook — at an event in Beijing, but it also made a more routine reveal: the Redmi Pro. The...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • FireChat brings private group chat to its off

    FireChat , the messaging service from Disrupt Battlefield finalist  Open Garden that allows you to chat with people around you even when there is no regular Internet connection, is getting a major update today. This new version of FireChat...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • OmniVirt brings 360-degree advertising to big publishers

    OmniVirt is promising to help publishers and advertisers tap into the potential of virtual reality. It’s not the only startup working on VR/360-degree ads (competitors include Immersive Media and VirtualSky ), but co-founder and COO Michael Rucker...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • SeatGeek moves beyond resale tickets with new ‘Open’ platform

    Sports teams and live event venues will soon be able to sell their tickets directly through SeatGeek . The company has focused on resale tickets until now — first by aggregating resale options from other sites, then...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Watchable, Comcast’s app for cord cutters, adds original series

    Comcast entered the cord cutting fray last fall with the launch of its online and mobile streaming service Watchable , which offered a variety of videos from popular websites like VICE and Vox, in an effort to...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Automatic Pro adds unlimited 3G to connected car gadget

    The race for aftermarket smarts in your car is heating up, and Automatic is delivering an always-on 3G data connection as its move to race ahead of the competition. The Automatic Pro dongle, which plugs into the...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Apple may be building a Snapchat

    After a failed attempt to go social with Ping in 2010, Apple may have a renewed sense of excitement over the social space, according to a report from Bloomberg . Sources told Bloomberg that Apple is working...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • A new app from Channels brings live TV to your iOS device

    Channels has grown to become one of the more popular applications for cord cutters who want to watch, pause, rewind and fast-forward live television on their 4th-generation Apple TV. Now that same functionality is arriving on iOS in...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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