Latest Nest iOS update puts temperature controls on your wrist

With this latest Nest app update (5.6.0), you can now tweak the temperature on your Nest Thermostat by way of you Apple Watch, all without ever needing to open the iOS app. Stay cool.

VisualRuler uses your iPhone’s camera to measure objects in the real world

Did you forget your tape measure at home but need to know if that discarded futon will fit in your hatchback? If you’re an iOS user, VisualRuler can help. Simply snap a photo of an object, and the app will measure it for you.

10 calendar apps for Android and iOS that will help you organize a chaotic day

There are numerous calendar apps available on iOS and Android, but separating the good from the bad can be difficult. Thankfully, we've rounded up 10 of the best calendar apps -- from Fantastical 2 to Awesome Calendar -- to help you better…

Niantic doesn’t take requests for new ‘Pokémon Go’ Gyms and PokéStops anymore

After just over a week of gathering user feedback, developer Niantic Labs is no longer taking requests for new Gym and PokéStop locations via its support site.

Update your Apple devices now – new Stagefright-style hack discovered

A Stagefright-like exploit in older versions of Apple's iOS and OS X could let nefarious programmers commandeer your devices for denial-of-service attacks, theft of personal information, and more.

Airline ruin your flight? Service will complain on your behalf

Service, an app for the web and iOS, seeks compensation from companies on your behalf. A relatively new feature, Protect, automates the process even further by monitoring your mail.

Tag, you’re it! Shutterstock’s app now suggests keywords using AI

Shutterstock has updated its iOS companion app with a new feature that uses artificial intelligence to automatically suggest a collection of keywords for photographers to add to images.
Cool Tech

Incredible AI app can ‘repaint’ photos to look like it was composed by famous artists

Prisma, a free, Russian-made photo app, allows users to customize their images by feeding photos through an artificial intelligence that "repaints" them in the style of great artists like Van Gogh, Munch, and Picasso.

Want to learn to code? These 5 apps make it easy

Coding could be an important part of the future, though many still don't understand the basics of how it works. Thankfully, there are a ton of apps to help you learn, whether you want to build a website or create an Android app.
Movies & TV

ABC re-introduces free streaming service, launches seven new digital series with it

ABC has re-launched its streaming service as an ad-supported model which will showcase seven new original series as well as 38 of its classic TV shows, an interesting return to the web.

Adobe Lightroom for mobile adds RAW support to iOS, improves camera on Android

Adobe just released updates to both flavors of Lightroom for mobile, bringing the iOS app up to version 2.4 and the Android app to 2.1. The bulk of the changes happened with the iOS version, which gains full support for RAW…

‘Pokémon Go’ version 1.0.1 fixes that scary Google login security issue

Pokémon Go developer Niantic Labs has pushed the game's first update, version 1.0.1, on iOS which corrects the game's much-maligned security issue for players logging in with their Google accounts.