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Overcast Podcast App Gains New 'Black' Dark Theme, End of Episode Sleep Timer, and More

Popular third-party iOS podcast app Overcast reached version 4.0.1 on Thursday, bringing some much-requested features including a new true-black dark theme and sleep timer option.<p>The new Black theme, shown above, joins the existing Light and Dark themes, and has been designed with the iPhone X in …

Podcasting

Street Fighter IV CE drops to just $2 on the App Store (Reg. $5)

Street Fighter IV CE for iOS is now down to just <b>$1.99</b> as part of this morning’s Black Friday-App Store price drops. That’s $3 under the regular $5 and matching the lowest we have ever tracked since release. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 2,000 Amazon customers.<p>Like with most fighters, you’ll definitely …

Street Fighter (Video Game)

China's Great Firewall Strengthens, Microsoft's Skype Gone From Apple App Stores

Microsoft Corp.'s (MSFT) Skype is losing its connection in China.<p>The Skype app is no longer available on the Apple Inc. (AAPL) App Store throughout …

Tech Industry

Kith Launches a New App — Which Is How You Can Secure a New Adidas Collab

Right in time for Black Friday, Kith has launched a shopping app that allows customers to customize their feed, enter raffles for exclusive kicks and …

Sneakers

Missing 12-year-old girl found in Fayetteville

Authorities in Fayetteville have found the 12-year-old girl who was reported missing after she did not return home from a friend's house Tuesday.

Crime

WATCH: Instagram's new Live Stream feature

CALIFORNIA - Instagram has released a new feature that allows friends to live stream together. The feature will be an option in the form of a request …

Apple App Store

Google Play's Black Friday 2017 Deals Are Here, So Android Users Rejoice

If you're not traveling to your Thanksgiving destination on the Wednesday before the holiday, then you might be stuck in the kitchen prepping all the …

Shopping

Here's what's open Thanksgiving Day

Already finished eating turkey and avoiding talk of politics? Looking to get in the holiday spirit before heading home to put up that tree? Here's a …

Paul Brown Stadium

Dundee games firm fastest growing

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Dundee-based mobile games developer Outplay Entertainment was named Scotland’s fastest-growing technology company in …

Mobile

Apple removes hundreds of VPN apps at Beijing’s request

in Los Angeles<p>Apple has removed hundreds of apps from its download store in China this year at the government’s request, the iPhone maker said on …

China

Sonos users can now control Spotify with Alexa voice

Now you can make Spotify the default music service when asking Alexa for music on Sonos speakers. We go hands-on.<p>Sonos has enabled voice control of Spotify via its Alexa-powered devices, including the brilliant Sonos One speaker.<p>Now Sonos owners can ask Alexa for artists, songs, albums or playlists …

Amazon

Scrivener 3 Launches With Major New Updates

A new version of the popular Scrivener application has this week been launched on the MacOS in the form of the latest major update to the application …

Software

Bastion action RPG hits lowest price in nearly a year on the App Store: $2 (Reg. $5)

The fantastic Bastion for iOS is now available for <b>$1.99</b>. While we have seen it dip down to $1 in the past, it has sat at $5 for nearly a year now. This highly-rated action RPG carries a 4+ star rating from over 14,000 gamers.<p>Bastion has full MFi controller support and certainly plays much better …

Gear & Gadgets

‘The Voice’ Top 12: How to vote for your favorite artist of Season 13

Show support for your favorite artist in the Top 12 of “The Voice” by casting a vote for them before Tuesday night’s results show. Each of the four …

Entertainment

Chicago Cubs at Miami Marlins will start Major League Baseball season

CLOSE<p>The story of Reds second base prospect Shed Long and the story of the baseball minor leagues, the long, winding path to big-league fame, fortune …

Dusty Baker

Figures reveal the staggering number of people who self harm in Bristol - but there's help available

A new app to help people who are considering self harm or having suicidal thoughts is launching in Bristol on 30 November.<p>The distrACT app is …

Mental Health

Cortana on iOS and Android adds support for Canada

While Cortana has been officially available in Canada via Windows 10 for more than two years, Microsoft has been slow to localize the Android and iOS …

Microsoft

New! Request to Join a Friend’s Live Video

Going live with a friend is now even easier. Starting today, when a friend is live, you can let them know you’d like to join in the fun and hang out …

Facebook

Vote: Enquirer high school athlete of the week, Nov. 20

CLOSE<p>Cincinnati.com journalists discuss this week in high school football<p>Vote for your favorite football players on your desktop, the cincinnati.com …

Apple App Store

Apple removes Skype from Chinese app store after request from Ministry of Public Security

Apple has removed Skype from the App Store in China following a request from the Ministry of Public Security …<p>Apple confirmed the action to the <i>NY Times</i>.<p>“We have been notified by the Ministry of Public Security that a number of voice over internet protocol apps do not comply with local law. …

What's up with iOS 11's spinning App Store buttons?

Google might have a penchant of including Easter eggs in every version of Android, but that doesn’t mean Apple is devoid of whimsy. Take, for example, the mysterious case of spinning buttons in the App Store.<p>Every once in a while, the ‘Open’ button on a recently updated app will begin to rotate; …

iOS

Cincinnati Reds' new batting practice cap features alternate logo

CLOSE<p>The story of Reds second base prospect Shed Long and the story of the baseball minor leagues, the long, winding path to big-league fame, fortune …

Cincinnati Reds

How To Watch Porn On Your Phone — The Right Way

We use our phones for everything these days. If that includes watching porn, don't worry: You're in very good company. There's still a stigma around …

iOS Apps

How To Travel Like A Pro

Apps can often prove unnecessary (how many ones for creating a to-do list do you really need?), but one area where they tend to excel is travel.<p>There …

Google Translate

Shadows Remain, Duolingo, and other awesome apps of the week

A brilliantly spooky, story-driven augmented reality game in which you search for your missing child in a new house is just one of our picks for this week’s “Awesome Apps of the Week.”<p>In addition, we’ve got a great app for teaching you Mandarin, another ARKit title that lets you get a closer look …

An investment app made out of frustration with the Abbott government is now available for anyone to use

Tony Abbott. (Source: ABC)<p>An Australian app that helps everyday people invest their money into socially responsible companies has launched publicly …

Tony Abbott

Chinese tech groups duel over violent video games’ target audience

in Shanghai<p>Violent virtual fights to the death are the hottest video game trend in China and suppliers to the world’s largest gaming market are …

China

Facebook announces new tools for the Creator Community

Creators around the world are sharing their videos on Facebook to build a community around their passion — whether their passion is comedy sketches, …

Facebook

The iOS 11 privacy and security settings you need to know about

Chances are that you haven't purchased the iPhone X yet, but you're probably already running the shiny new iOS 11. And yup, this is a great …

iOS

Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of iOS 11.2 to Developers

Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming iOS 11.2 update to developers, four days after releasing the third iOS 11.2 beta, more than two weeks after releasing the first major iOS 11 update, iOS 11.1, and a little over week after the iOS 11.1.1 update.<p>Registered developers can download the …

Apple