Author Archives : Christine Dean

The most comprehensive messaging app


Viber (iOS|Android|Windows Phone) is excellent for messaging and calling your friends for free around the globe and you can even make video calls. You can also use your and your friends’ actual phone numbers provided they have the app too. There are a number of third party messaging apps in the App Store such as […]

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Here are the Android 6.0 Marshmallow features that matter


A new year, a new version of Android. For 2015, the candy-themed update is all about behind-the-scenes tweaks and a few blockbuster features. With Android 6.0 Marshmallow, as it’s officially called, Google focused on a few big new features, like Now on Tap, and smaller changes for better battery life and performance. Instead of a […]

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Apple launches News, another news aggregation app


Apple has announced an app called News, which is designed to aggregate various news sources into one easy-to-read interface. Much like the popular app Flipboard, News integrates a variety of sources into a single feed. It automatically builds personalized recommendations based on what you read. At first glance News doesn’t provide much that’s actually new. […]

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More live TV for a lower price than ever


$35 per month for 100 channels. That’s what DirecTV Now delivers today. If that was all you needed to know, you could stop reading right now, cancel your cable or satellite service, subscribe and start saving. Alas, it’s more complex than that. For starters, you’ll need a compatible device and a fast-enough internet connection. Those aren’t big hurdles for a…

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