WhatsApp gets ready to drop unpopular platforms – including BlackBerry

Feb 29

Smartphone software development is a numbers game, and coders want to be sure that the effort they put in to making apps is going to pay off. That’s exactly why we talk about the “app gap” between platforms, as devs preferentially prepare software for the most popular operating systems – at the expense of those that don’t have quite as...

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Windows Central app build 17 brings some formatting fixes and 3rd party YouTube support

Feb 29

The Windows Central app for Windows 10 and Mobile is getting a small patch update today, and it should be hitting your devices soon. Today’s build brings only two new small features as our developer Daniel Gary continues to work on the finer points of formatting and bug fixing. Here is what is new and...

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Xbox 360 Live Arcade title Carassonne is the latest Xbox One Backward Compatible title

Feb 29

Carcassonne, an electronic version of the popular German board game that was originally released as part of the Live Arcade platform, is now available on the Xbox One via Backward Compatibility. The post Xbox 360 Live Arcade title Carassonne is the latest Xbox One Backward Compatible title appeared first on...

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Google's self-driving car just lost its squeaky-clean record

Feb 29

Until recently, all accidents involving Google’s self-driving cars have been caused by human drivers. That is, until Valentine’s Day earlier this month. According to an accident report filed with the California DMV, a Google self-driving car hit the side of a bus while it was attempting to merge lanes on February 14, 2016. The report explains that the...

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Hands-on review: Updated: Fitbit Blaze

Feb 29

Update: The Fitbit Blaze is almost upon us. You’ll have to wait just a little while longer for the full review, but in the meantime, find out everything you need to know about the wearable right here. Fitbit has become a household name when it comes to fitness trackers and wearables in general, for better and for worse. With affordable price points and one of...

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