Friday, January 21, 2022

How To Use Locket, TikTok’s Newest Favorite Photo App

You thought you were done caring about your home screen aesthetic, and then along came Locket: A new photo-sharing widget that’s going to shake...

The Controversy Surrounding The Path Community App, Explained

In the wake of Sarah Everard’s murder, downloads of safety apps surged across the UK. WalkSafe, for example, became the fastest-growing safety app in...

The “Material Girl” TikTok Trend, Explained

MATERIAL GIRL. Your first associations with this glamorous phrase might be Madonna’s 1984 hit of the same name. However, if you’re active on TikTok,...

Roblox shuts down Chinese mobile app to work on a new...

Roblox shut down the Chinese version of its iOS and Android app, also known as LuoBuLeSi, just five months after its release in China,...

Regulating crypto could create American super apps

David Donovan Contributor Share on Twitter David Donovan leads the Global Financial Services Practice for the Americas for digital consultancy Publicis Sapient and is...

App claims to track blood pressure through a smartphone camera

Health platform Binah.ai announced this week that it added blood pressure monitoring to the suite of health tools available on its app, which is...

Twitter wants you to retweet with TikTok-like reaction videos

Everybody wants a little of that TikTok magic. To that end, Twitter is rolling out a new test feature that invites people to post video...

Instagram’s chronological feed is back

Instagram is making good on the promise it made last month to bring back the chronological feed. In a tweet Wednesday, Instagram head Adam Mosseri...

Twitter completes sale of MoPub to AppLovin for $1.05 billion

Twitter announced today it has completed the sale of its mobile ad platform, MoPub, to the mobile game maker and marketing software provider AppLovin...

Microsoft fixed a Y2K-style bug that broke Exchange email

Microsoft is starting 2022 with a flashback to Y2K bugs. Bleeping Computer reports the company has released a temporary fix for a bug that...