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Facebook tests a new 'Save' feature for your favorite posts (gallery)

Watch out Pocket and Instapaper. Facebook might be building its own method for saving articles and posts for later.<p>One of our team members noticed that a “Save” button was present on some of the content in his Facebook News Feed.<p>Here’s what we saw:<p>The “Save” button is present only on links, mostly …

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WhatsApp Is Handling A Record 64 Billion Messages A Day

As further proof of how WhatsApp remains the world’s most popular messaging app, it revealed today that it has hit a new record after processing 64 billion messages in just 24 hours.<p>That figure consists of 20 billion messages sent and 44 billion messages received. These figures don’t match because …

WhatsApp announces 64 billion messages sent through its texting app — in just one day

Whatsapp, the popular messaging client for iOS and Android, announced today on Twitter that it had reached a new record for messages sent in a single day. With 20 billion outgoing messages and 44 incoming messages handled in a single 24-hour period, the grand total came out to 64 billion.<p>[tweet …

Apple Continues To Flesh Out iWork Apps After Aggressively Culling Features

Apple has updated its iWork apps for iOS, Mac and iCloud beta with a bunch of improvements and additional sharing options today. There are a bunch of new features but one of the nicer ones is the addition of ‘read-only’ sharing of iWork documents.<p>Today’s update is pretty big, with changes rolling …

Spotify Sends Out Its Biggest Update Yet For iOS, Mac And The Web

Spotify, the music-streaming giant, has announced that it’s updating its iOS, Mac, and Web apps in order to provide users with a more unified …

TextExpander Gets Updated For iOS 7, Adds A Number Of New Features

TextExpander, the popular snippet-creation iOS app, has received an update adding a redesign for iOS 7, support for the iOS sharing view, external …

Tip of the Day: Quick Charge Your iPhone Battery

The other day, I was about to head out on the trails for my annual attempt at completing a couch-to-5K program, when I realized that my iPhone battery was almost out of juice. I didn't want to risk having my phone die while I was out on the relatively deserted trails (what if I got attacked by …

How To Use Game Center

My grandmother lives in a retirement community, and several times a week she heads up to the social center and plays cards and other games with her friends. For the rest of us, most of our gaming entertainment comes from an interactive screen. Our iDevices provide that entertainment and Game Center …

Tip of the Day: How to Permanently Delete Apps and Other Content

Remember when you could get rid of unwanted books, CDs, and DVDs by giving them away or selling them? Or if you really hated them, hurling them into a trash can? The digital age has made purging much more complicated.<p>You can delete an app you don't use or a song you don't like from your iDevice, …

This Week in Apple News

Credible rumors indicate that Siri's voice may be getting a celebrity update, with the voices of your favorite movie, television, and musical stars soon to be available as in-app purchases. Sources say that Christopher Walken, Ellen DeGeneres, Gilbert Gottfried, Liam Neeson, James Earl Jones, Sean …

Why Google Has Nothing To Fear From Yet Another Apple Patent Lawsuit

On the first day of yet another trial pitting Apple against Samsung, the real target by most experts’ reckoning is a third party: Google, maker of the Android mobile operating software that is the chief nemesis of the maker of iPhones and iPads. Four of the five patents that Apple claims are …

Report: iPhone 6 Photo 'Leak' Reveals New Size

It's long been rumored that Apple's next-generation iPhone 6 will come in two sizes: one with a 4.7-inch display and another with a 5.5-inch display. …

Apple said to place battery orders for iPhone 6

Apple is priming the Asia-based supply chain for production of its next-generation smartphone, according to a report from Digitimes.<p>Simplo Technology and Desay Battery Technology have received orders related to the future iPhone, according to a report Wednesday from the Taiwan-based media outlet, …

Office, iWork, Drive, and OpenOffice: Which office apps are right for you?

<b>Editor's note, May 12, 2014:</b> <i>This post was updated to include details about Google's new Drive apps for Android and iOS.</i><p>Now that Microsoft Office is available on the iPad, we all have yet another option to write, create spreadsheets, and build presentations on the go. We're taking this opportunity …

MapMyRun: Improving Fitness via the iPhone

<b>MapMyRun</b> <b>(Free)</b><p><b>Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars</b><p>Once in a while, I will stumble on an app at what seems like the most inopportune time, but it turns out to be highly beneficial anyway. That's how I found MapMyRun from MapMyFitness. I actually happened upon this app when I saw their ad while playing a game in …

Microsoft Releases Office for iPad; Apps Are Free for Viewing, but Editing Requires Subscription

As expected, new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced the release of Microsoft Office for the iPad at a press event Thursday. Available are Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps. You can download the apps for <b>FREE</b>, but the free version limits you to viewing documents created in those programs. If you …

How to Use Your Apple EarPods to Do a Lot More Than Turn the Volume up or Down

Once you get over the fact that Apple's earbuds are called EarPods™ you can start to appreciate all the cool things you can do with them. You can answer and decline calls, fast-forward and rewind songs, take pictures, and more with your Apple earphones. Oh yeah, and you can also adjust the volume …