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Yahoo continues adding mobile apps, acquires to-do app Astrid

Yahoo continues adding mobile apps, acquires to-do app Astrid

By 2 May 2013

Yahoo has announced the acquisition of mobile task manager Astrid, as it works to build its mobile app arsenal under Marissa Mayer.  Available for Android, iOS, and web, Astrid is considered one of the go-to task managing apps out there. One of its... >>

Pandora limiting free mobile listeners to 40 hours per month, effecting 4% of its users

Pandora limiting free mobile listeners to 40 hours per month, effecting 4% of its users

By 28 February 2013

Hardcore mobile listeners unwillingly to pay monthly may be upset to learn Pandora has announced that it will begin limiting free mobile listening to 40 hours a month.  According to US-based Pandora, the change will affect only 4 per cent of its total... >>

Facebook: Amount of monthly active users passes 1.06 billion

Facebook: Amount of monthly active users passes 1.06 billion

By 30 January 2013

Along with its quarterly results, Facebook has announced that the number of monthly active users on its network has passed 1.06 billion, a 25 per cent increase year-on-year. On a more specific level, Facebook says 618 million users found their way on... >>

Instagram: 90 million active users per month, 40 million photos per day

Instagram: 90 million active users per month, 40 million photos per day

By 17 January 2013

Instagram has announced that 90 million users are now active on the mobile photo-sharing service each month. This is the first time we've got a sense of size from the service, since it was acquired by Facebook last spring. Instagram further announced... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Clear review (iOS)

APP OF THE DAY: Clear review (iOS)

By 21 November 2012

The iPhone has plenty of productivity apps but few are as simple, straightforward and easy to use as Clear. For us, it betters even the built-in Apple applications that come with the phone. Why exactly? Because this app keeps things so incredibly simple.... >>

APP OF THE DAY: The Simpsons Tapped Out review (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch)

APP OF THE DAY: The Simpsons Tapped Out review (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch)

By 5 September 2012

The Simpsons have traditionally fallen into that ether between really great or really bad. Tapped Out however is a bit of a rarity, in that its absolutely brilliant. Think of it like a very simplified version of SimCity, but with all the wit and charm... >>


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