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Daily App: The Wider Image (iPad): Did News Stories Ever Look this Good?

Daily App: The Wider Image (iPad): Did News Stories Ever Look this Good?

If you associated Reuters mainly with breaking news, here’s an app that will open your eyes. Wide. The Wider Image (yes, it gets the Most Appropriately Named App Award if one indeed exists) does have a news element to it, but in its approach it is more National Geographic than your news daily. The effort here is to tell narratives […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Word Forward (iOS): Word Puzzle with a Spin

Daily App: Word Forward (iOS): Word Puzzle with a Spin

There is no shortage of word puzzles on mobile devices, ranging from the relatively recent Letterpress to the classic Scrabble. In terms of territory, you would think that pretty much everything had been covered. Fortunately, that is not the case. There are new vistas to explore and the appropriately named folks at AppyNation have shown us one in Word Forward. […]

     
 
 

10 Best PC Apps This Week [March 16th]

10 Best PC Apps This Week [March 16th]

Arguably one of the most exciting weeks for applications and new extensions in recent memory, this week we cover some really amazing stuff. The much awaited VLC found its way to Windows 8, various browsers picked up security updates and much more. This week we have tools to fix hyperbolic and bad languages from the internet, an add-on that lets […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Yahoo News Digest (iOS): Keeping News Short and Sweet

Daily App: Yahoo News Digest (iOS): Keeping News Short and Sweet

When Yahoo had snapped up Summly, the app that cut down verbose text to a more manageable size, from Nickj D’Alosio, we had poised ourselves for something that would focus on the succinct rather than the detailed. And sure enough, our patience was rewarded when Yahoo launched its News Digest app at CES this year. The app focused on delivering […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Waterlogue (iOS): Photos to Paint, in Seconds

Daily App: Waterlogue (iOS): Photos to Paint, in Seconds

More people might be dabbling less and less with watercolor and paintbrushes these days but that has not lessened their fascination for the pictures that have been made by hand rather than snapped by a camera. Which is the reason for the popularity of a number of photo-to-picture conversion apps like Paper Camera and Cartoon Camera. However, the results of […]

     
 
 

10 Best PC Apps This Week [March 10th]

10 Best PC Apps This Week [March 10th]

It’s time for this week’s supplement featuring all the nice apps and extensions that have popped up. In today’s segment we’re trying to make your browser a bit faster, your system a bit more secure, and talking about Microsoft’s new Bing Save feature. This week we’ve a tool that lets you temporarily make your computer (and files and folders) secure […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Smash Hit (iOS): Great Balls of Fun

Daily App: Smash Hit (iOS): Great Balls of Fun

We never get tired of pointing out how the most addictive games in cell town tend to depend more on gameplay and simplicity, rather than posh graphics and effects. The likes of Temple Run, Cut the Rope and Angry Bird (and aye, even the short-lived Flappy Bird) have proved this, and today, it is the turn of yet another simple-but-we-cannot-get-enough-of-this-game […]

     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

We’ve missed our weekly roundup with the best new Android applications from the Google Play Store for the last week because we were attending the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. But now we’re back to bring you the latest and greatest for your Android devices. It might be difficult sometimes to find good and reliable Android apps and games, […]

     
 
 

10 Best PC Apps This Week [March 3rd]

10 Best PC Apps This Week [March 3rd]

Now that MWC has gone past, we’re back with our weekly dose of PC apps, and in this issue we have a list of apps that will help you manage PDF files, images, your music collection and network settings. This week we have an app that will let you scan through your browser-cache to lookup for saved images; an app […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Google Now Launcher (Android): “OK Google” Comes to Nexus

Daily App: Google Now Launcher (Android): “OK Google” Comes to Nexus

When the Nexus 5 was launched, one of the most talked about features in it – apart from the price tag, which remains astounding – was its launcher app. In particular, the option to simply issue voice commands by saying “OK, Google” on the homescreen grabbed a lot of users’ imaginations. Well, the launcher, christened Google Now Launcher, is now […]