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Photography

Prisma no longer requires an internet connection to process your images

Prisma, the photography app that retouches your pics to resemble the work of famous artists, has updated its iOS app to allow for offline image processing. The company says the update will free up server capacity, boosting the app's speed.
Mobile

Google Assistant will be able to answer questions in voice messages within Allo

Allo and Duo, new apps from Google, are edging near their release date. One Reddit user claims to be a beta tester for the apps and has shed some light on how they work, and what will happen to Hangouts.
Web

Google cracking down on annoying mobile popup ads by penalizing search rankings

With more people using the mobile web, the bad practices of web advertisers are making it to your smartphone. Google is having none of it, though, and is instituting new rules designed to discourage these practices.
Mobile

When is your phone getting Android 7.0 Nougat? We asked every major manufacturer

Android 7.0 Nougat is finally here, but it's only available for select devices. We've reached out to most device manufacturers to find out when and if your smartphone is getting it. Here's everything you need to know.
Mobile

The Appearance Barrier — how not to look terrible on Skype calls

Are you distracted by your appearance on company teleconference calls? Simple tips can help you look better, even on bad hair days. The video call "appearance barrier" can cause you to lose focus and not fully engage with other…
Mobile

Samsung's Galaxy Golden 4 is shaping up to be the Veyron of phones

Samsung is building a new flip phone, and this one is expected to have specs comparable to the most flagship-quality phones of today. Here's everything we know about the new flip phone so far.
Mobile

Report: Three 2017 iPhone models planned, including one with Edge-like display

Apple's iPhone 7 isn't out yet, but iPhone 7S and even iPhone 8 rumors are already heating up the internet. Here's everything you need to know about the iPhone 7S and what we have heard so far about the iPhone 8.
Mobile

Who's the best cell phone carrier of them all? Verizon, according to RootMetrics

The jury's back, and the verdict favors Verizon. According to RootMetrics' most recent network performance test, Verizon was ranked the best overall network, taking top honors in reliability, speed, data, calling, and text messaging.
Gaming

‘Pokémon Go’ loses 15 million active players in a month

Pokémon Go user numbers appear to be settling down after a manic first few weeks. Following the huge popularity it saw in the short time after its release, there's been a steady decline that has seen close to 15 million people stop playing…
Music

FCC filings reportedly reveal the Samsung Scoop, a portable Bluetooth speaker

FCC filings appear to have prematurely revealed the Scoop, a Samsung-made portable Bluetooth speaker with a built-in microphone. It's unclear just when it might hit retail shelves.
Mobile

Night Mode is still accessible in the final version of Android 7.0 Nougat

It has been more than 5 months since Google dropped the first developer preview for Android Nougat. Now, it's officially here. We're periodically adding any new features we find, such as how Night mode is still accessible.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…