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Poweramp now has Chromecast, Google Assistant support
March 25, 2019

For those who still prefer to have their own music players on their mobile devices rather than listen to streaming services, Poweramp is one of the apps that you can use for that. The app has enjoyed a “resurgence” of sorts as it got a new interface last December and then Android Auto compatibility later on. Now in the latest build to the app, you finally have Chromecast support so you can cast it to other...

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ASO creative strategies: Optimize your app and keep a strong branding
March 25, 2019

Presented by Lab Cave App Store Optimization (ASO) is the effort to improve an app’s visibility in the app stores — and it’s become a key resource in mobile marketing strategies since it brings qualified organic traffic and lowers User Acquisition (UA) costs. Among other things, a basic ASO project/strategy involves creative updates. The app icon and screenshots are critical to getting the user’s attention among thousands of...

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Franco Kernel Manager updated with new looks, better controls
March 24, 2019

Franco Kernel may be familiar to the best hackers and devs in the world. If you’re not familiar with him, just check out the FK Kernel Manager on the Play Store. It’s ready for use for all mobile devices and Kernels. We remember it was back in 2012 when we first learned about the Galaxy Nexus Franco kernel but it has since been improved and made available for more devices. The latest FK Kernel Manager...

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Winnow uses computer vision to help commercial kitchens cut food waste
March 24, 2019

Roughly one third of food produced globally each year never comes close to a human mouth, according to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), equating to around $1 trillion worth of edible food ending up in a landfill. The hospitality industry alone reportedly contributes around 10 percent of that figure, which is why Winnow is turning to computer vision and machine learning to help shine a light on kitchens’...

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Facebook now rolling out quoted replies feature for Messenger
March 23, 2019

When you have a lot of online conversations going on and each thread is pretty active, it can sometimes be hard to keep track of all the things going on. Some messaging apps have already brought the quote reply feature but mostly it’s for those apps that are for productivity or for enterprise use. One of the most popular apps of course is Facebook Messenger and while you probably would not use it for those...

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Popular design news of the week: March 11, 2019 – March 17, 2019
March 23, 2019

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to...

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Facebook exposed 200 million to 600 million user passwords to employees
March 23, 2019

(Reuters) — Facebook said on Thursday it has resolved a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users stored in readable format within its internal systems to its employees. The passwords were accessible to as many as 20,000 Facebook employees and dated back as early as 2012, cyber security blog KrebsOnSecurity, which first reported it in this report. “These passwords were never visible to anyone outside of Facebook and we have found...

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Fortnite Android update brings back voice chat
March 23, 2019

Fortnite is about to get another update. No thanks to the numerous bugs and issues being reported to Epic Games. Another round of update is not really bad. In fact, it is very much welcome because updates always improve the performance of a certain game or app. Epic has been hard at work on Fortnite. The latest release will include the voice chat coming back to the Android version of the game. Unfortunately,...

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Apple reportedly acquires Stamplay, Visa API development contest winner
March 23, 2019

API integration developer Stamplay isn’t a household name, but that’s the type of company Apple tends to acquire: a small business that could enhance or expand its existing offerings. Italian publication 24 Ore reports today that Apple has purchased the Rome-based startup, which notably won a contest to make the best use of new Visa APIs. Apple’s specific interest in Stamplay isn’t clear, and it generally describes its small...

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Evolv Technologies raises $10 million to automate web A/B testing with AI
March 22, 2019

San Francisco-based Evolv Technologies — not to be confused with Evolv, which manufactures noninvasive body scanners — this week revealed that it has raised $10 million in a series A funding round led by Horizons Ventures. The startup also announced that it has acquired Sentient Ascend — a spinoff from Sentient Technologies — and appointed Michael Scharff, who’s held various executive roles at Sears Canada, Toys R Us, Staples, Best...

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