Omar Egan

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WhatsApp might be working on a web client

WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned mobile messaging app, might be landing on desktops in the near future.<p>While WhatsApp rose to popularity as a mobile messaging app that uses the smartphone’s SIM card to authenticate, and it’s stuck to mobile devices so far, that might be changing soon, according to an …

Review: Elgato’s Thunderbolt 2 Dock is a faster, one-cable hub for all your Mac peripherals

As “really good Mac accessory ideas” go, Thunderbolt docks are high on the list. It’s hard to overstate the sheer convenience of connecting a bunch of peripherals to a central hub, then running one Thunderbolt cable from the hub to your Mac — a huge time-saver if you’re frequently bringing any …

The Pirate Bay Is (Kind Of) Back, Courtesy of isoHunt

Earlier this week, The Pirate Bay, at the time the world’s biggest torrent site, was taken down and seized by Swedish police. After the data center raid, one of the Pirate Bay’s original cofounders, Peter Sunde, lamented what the site had become—stagnant and full of racy advertisements. If what …

YouTube star The Diamond Minecart launches app for his Minecraft videos

YouTube channel The Diamond Minecart is one of the most popular Minecraft-focused channels in the world, with 4.3 million subscribers and more than 1.6 billion lifetime views.<p>Now there’s an app for that, released for iPhone and iPad by multi-channel network (MCN) Maker Studios, which has launched …

5 more apps that make you say 'Wow!'

There are approximately 1.3 million apps available for our smartphones and tablets. Many are simply a bad idea. Most are average in use or scope. Fortunately, some very innovative developers have changed the way we used to do things for the better. Here are five mind-boggling apps that I know …