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Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Lands On iOS

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

A great news for GTA fans! Rockstar has unleashed Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, the latest franchise of the successful game series on iOS. The app is downloadable for $6.99 and will also be launched on Android, Kindle, and Windows Phone platforms soon. This is an awe-inspiring open-world game that’s set in 3 major cities: San Fierro, Las Venturas, Los Santos. The game has been completely redesigned with enhanced visuals. Moreover, the color and lightning palette has also been enhanced….
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Nimbuzz for Android Receives an Update with Pretty New Features

Nimbuzz

Social messaging service Nimbuzz has launched a revamp for its Android app, which takes the app beyond text and voice messaging. Version 2.6.4 packs a slew of new features, including ‘Search and Share’ feature that allows users to share their desired videos, locations, restaurants and other kind of content without leaving the app. The update adds a simple and smooth gesture-based system in the chat conversation window. This features lets you pull up a search window from your conversation, which…
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Facebook for iOS Receives Support for Auto-Playing Videos

Facebook

Facebook has just rolled out an update to its iOS app, bringing it to version 6.8. The revamp is a minor one, but it does adds a significant feature to the app: Now the videos are played automatically in your News Feed. The company has been testing this auto-playing feature since 3 months on mobile. Well, this feature has at last officially launched on the iOS version. When you scroll to a video clip on your News Feed or other…
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LIFTTT for iOS and Android Allows Users to Add Location Triggers to Their IFTTT Recipes

LIFTTT

The team behind auto-Foursquare app Uber-Checkin has unleashed a new app called LIFTTT for iOS and Android. LIFTTT (‘L’ stands for location and IFTTT stands for ‘IF This, Then That’) is a smart service that allows users to create custom formulas called as recipes to seamlessly perform basic tasks without their assistance. This online service delights those who enjoy mixing their favorite web apps together. For instance, users can set up IFTTT to upload their device’s photos automatically to Dropbox,…
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Google Play Books Now Lets You Upload Your Books Directly from Your Android Device

Google Play Books

Google has launched a minor revamp for its Play Books app for Android, bringing it to version 3.1.17. This latest version includes a couple of new features and enhancements. Specifically, the app now provides you the ability to upload your desired books to Google Play right from your device. Firstly, the app’s performance has been enhanced. Now the books will open smoother and faster than before. The reading experience has also been spruced up by providing a lower floor limit…
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Rovio Releases Angry Birds Go On iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry

Angry Birds Go

Rovio has finally unveiled the most-awaited Angry Birds Go game on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry platforms. It’s a free-to-play kart-racer game set in the most familiar Angry Birds universe, including adorable feathered friends from the artillery shooter. This game is like Mario Kart. It’s a fast-paced 3D racing game, which features familiar characters, birds and pigs in the rich and colorful 3D world. Initially, you take the role of one of the aggravated birds. As you progress, you…
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Google Drive for iOS Gains A New Document Sorting Feature

Google Drive

Google has pushed out an update to its Drive app for iOS, bringing it to version 2.2. This latest revamp brings a couple of significant features that provide an easier way for users to edit and manage their cloud-based files. Firstly, the update introduces a new ‘Sort’ functionality to the app. You will now be able to sort your files by last modified, last edited, title or by the date when they were last opened. Just click on the Sort button…
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Twitter for iOS and Android Gets New Design and Support for Sharing Images Via DMs

Twitter

Twitter has launched a major update for its official app for iOS and Android. The revamp brings a new design with improved look and feel in addition to a slew of new features. First up, the app now sports a completely new interface that includes an enhanced navigation bar with 3 different timelines, Home, Activity, and Discover. You can simply swipe between them in Timelines tab. The first one ‘Home’ is nothing new, it offers the same Twitter experience as…
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Fantastical 2 for iOS Integrates with Waze and TextExpander

Fantastical 2

Flexibits has recently launched an update to its brilliant calendar app Fantastical 2 for iOS. The revamped version brings a couple of significant new features, including support for TextExpander. The latest version 2.0.3 brings 2 pretty new features. Firstly, the app now supports TextExpander functionality. This feature allows users to automatically expand abbreviations into longer chunks of text. Moreover, the update also brings a new option to seamlessly open maps with the widely-known crowdsourced GPS app, Waze. This is indeed…
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Run As Santa Claus in Temple Run 2

Temple Run 2

Have more fun this holiday season with the popular endless runner game Temple Run 2! Imangi Studios has just revealed a new holiday-themed festive revamp to the game on both iOS and Android. Now the latest version allows players to run as Santa, whom you can unlock with 60 gems. If you do not have enough gems in your arsenal, you can buy them for $6.99 through in-app purchases. The app also brings amazing Santa hats for your runners, which…
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