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Watch any Youtube video in VR mode with Google’s new iOS update

Android users have had access to VR mode on YouTube for a while now, but iOS users have been left out -- until now, that is. Google has finally updated the YouTube iOS app to offer VR mode, for use with Google Cardboard.
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Owners of 9.7-inch iPad Pro plagued by error after installing iOS 9.3.2

If you're a 9.7-inch iPad Pro owner, you may want to hold off on installing iOS 9.3.2 until Apple releases an updated version of it -- some users have noted that the update bricks their device with "error 56."
Mobile

15 Android and iOS games to keep your kids entertained (and quiet)

Kids these days naturally understand tablets and smartphones better than anyone who has come before them. Make their time online valuable with this list of fun and educational apps for kids.
Mobile

Apple has pulled an app that told you if your iPhone was hacked

Paranoid? Worried you're being spied on? This is the app for you. Or at least it would have been if Apple hadn't pulled it from the App Store. System and Security Info basically told users if their phone had been hacked, but is no longer…
Mobile

Giftagram takes the hassle out of buying gifts — but keeps a personal touch

With our busy lives it can sometimes get a little difficult to find the time to buy gifts -- so much so that cards and vouchers end up being commonplace. Giftagram, however, keeps gift-buying easy, but retains that personal touch.
Mobile

The smartphone’s scattershot future looks a lot like the PC’s past

Smartphones aren’t novel anymore. Now that everyone has one, the rapid advancements that marked the dawn of the smartphone age will give way to an age of different shapes, sizes, and speeds.
Mobile

Yes, Gboard will eventually come to Android and will have multi-language support 1:11

Google wants you to search on Google more. The answer? Integrating Google search into an iOS keyboard, called Gboard. Glide Typing is supported, and don't worry, Android and multi-language support is on the way.
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Opera now has a completely free VPN app for iOS

It seems as though Opera is trying to be much more privacy aware -- the company now has a free VPN (virtual private network) iOS app. Previously, Opera integrated a VPN into its desktop browser.
Computing

How to send free text messages from your PC 2:49

Texting is a fact of life, but that doesn't mean you always have to have your phone handy. Here are the best ways to send text message from your computer, whether you prefer to use your favorite email client or Windows 10.
Gaming

Uncharted: Fortune Hunter for iOS and Android unlocks Uncharted 4 bonuses

Uncharted series star Nathan Drake makes his first-ever appearance on iOS and Android devices this week with the launch of Uncharted: Fortune Hunter, a mobile-exclusive puzzler from Sony.
Mobile

GIphy’s new keyboard will keep your favorite Beyonce GIFs on hand for quick access

Giphy, the self-proclaimed largest database of GIFs, is out with a new keyboard on iOS to make searching and sharing GIFs faster and easier. You can save your favorite GIFs and quickly access them through the keyboard.
Mobile

Apple’s latest patent hopes to put an end to autocorrect fails

Apple was recently granted a patent that would allow the company to let you and the message recipient know when a word has been autocorrected. It's more likely than not that such a feature will be baked into iOS in a future update.