Hearthstone introduces co-op as part of a limited-time event

Blizzard's online collectible card game Hearthstone will roll out its first-ever co-op gameplay session this week with a special limited-time Tavern Brawl battle against Gearmaster Mechazod.

Sci-fi shooter Titanfall hits mobile in 2016

Respawn Entertainment's sci-fi mech shooter series Titanfall will continue on iOS and Android devices starting in 2016 with an upcoming slate of games from developer Particle City.

Facebook soars ahead of Google and Tencent on iOS App Store

Facebook's social apps are now the most popular in the world, and are dominated the iOS App Store charts in the third calendar quarter, passing Tencent and Google in total downloads.

Apple rejects 3D-Touch weight-measuring app for misleading title, despite its accuracy

Apple's review team rejected an app that could accurately measure weight, utilizing the power of 3D Touch, for a "misleading title." Gravity would be the first app to properly use 3D Touch for weight measurements.

Robinhood announces major update, makes investing on mobile even easier

Investing app Robinhood has announced the largest update since launch, adding cards to show news, updates, and stock info, plus more insight into investing for amateurs who are unsure where to invest their money.

Facebook app draining your iPhone battery? Company says it’s fixed it

If you had a hunch it was Facebook's app draining your iPhone battery faster than it really should, then you were right. The company said Thursday it'd uncovered a couple of power-related issues, and has fixed them in an update you can grab…

Windows support scammers broaden their horizons, begin targeting Macs

Remember the age-old "calling from Windows" scam on PC? Well, according to some new findings, Apple users are at risk of experiencing a similar scam being instigated by fake "technicians."

Waze announces largest update since Google’s acquisition two years ago

Mobile mapping app Waze has announced its biggest update since Google acquired the company in 2013. Version 4.0 brings an entirely redesigned interface, one-tap navigation, and friends ETAs.

Apple purges hundreds of apps that collected personal data from the App Store

Earlier this week, Apple has purged the App Store of 256 apps that were using a faulty API to steal personal data from users. The total number of downloads for the apps reached 1 million, with most originating from China.

More than half of Apple users are now running iOS 9 on their devices

Have you upgraded to iOS 9 yet? Localytics breaks down the adoption rate by time and by country, finding that the latest version of the software still has a way to go to win over everyone.

DitchTV delivers your daily dose of YouTube video

A new free Web and iOS app called DitchTV serves up random categorized YouTube content using a combination of old-school channel surfing and gesture controls. It's sort of like the old-school method of flipping through channels on TV.

Apple’s App Store revenue surges 80 percent higher than Google Play store

Even with the huge growth of Android in the past year, Google Play store revenue still pales in comparison to that generated by Apple's own app store, according to a new study published by App Annie.