Tag Archives: iOS App

Facebook launches ‘Slingshot’ app on iOS and Android globally

Facebook‘s much awaited social messaging application ‘Slingshot” has finally been launched worldwide for iOS 7 and Android 4.1 and above. Users can now download it from Apple App store or Google Play Store for free. Critics feel that Slingshot draws heavily on another social messaging application Snapchat which Facebook unsuccessfully tried to acquire back in October… Read More »

iOS 8 released with HomeKit, HealthKit and Shazam integration

Apple has finally lifted curtains off the much awaited iOS 8 at its much publicized World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC). As of now this is just a preview which has been thrown open to developers in the beta version and will get a final release in fall. The new iOS 8 would be compatible with… Read More »

Facebook acquires fitness app Moves from Finnish developer ProtoGeo

Facebook is on a mission to completely dominate the smart phone space and it has become quite evident from the acquisition of WhatsApp early this year for a whopping $19 billion. Keeping up with the mobile first trend Facebook has acquired fitness app “Moves” from its Finnish parent company ProtoGeo. Apps like Moves are a… Read More »

Flappy Bird’s addictive nature cited for removing it

Flappy Bird is way too addictive according to it’s 29 year old Viatnamese designer Dong Nguyen and is reason enough for him to pull the plug. He feared that players are becoming too addictive to his game and responses he received forced him to take this extreme step. This is despite “Flappy Bird” being the number… Read More »