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Piracy app overtakes Netflix in the top of the App Store

Recently, a game called Kiwi appeared on the App Store, with a description that said users had to find 10 differences between pictures. In fact, it was an app for pirating movies, which overtook even Netflix and other streaming services in the top entertainment apps. According to Wired, the Kiwi ... Read more

Superlist – a new to-do list app from the creators of Wunderlist

The creators of Wunderlist have released a new productivity app, Superlist. The app is already available for use on Android, iOS, MacOS, and the web version, writes The Verge. Wunderlist was acquired by Microsoft in 2015 to turn the app into Microsoft To-Do. This rebranding meant that Wunderlist was shut ... Read more

Instagram will send teenagers reminders to go to bed at night

Instagram has introduced a new feature aimed at teenagers. At night, they will receive a reminder to close the app and go to bed, writes Engadget. “Tips” will automatically appear in teen accounts and cannot be turned off. Reminders will be displayed if a user watches Reels or personal messages ... Read more

Draw to App turns a drawing into a working application. How does it work?

An app called Draw to App can turn a simple drawing into working code. It was created using the FlutterFlow app builder in just 10 minutes. “Ready to turn your drawing into working code? Just add your OpenAI key and click the ‘Start Drawing’ button. When you’re done, click ‘Create’ ... Read more

The sleep tracking app Pokémon Sleep is now available for download

The sleep tracking app Pokémon Sleep is now available for Android and iOS, reports TechCrunch. The program can be called a game, and its users will receive rewards for participating in it. To do this, you need to put the smartphone next to the pillow and go to sleep. Of ... Read more

Spotify plans to add full-length music videos to its app

Streaming service Spotify is considering adding full-length music videos to its app. This is reported by Engadget with a link to Bloomberg. According to sources, the company is negotiating with potential partners. But it is still unclear who will support this function and when it may appear. Currently, Spotify video ... Read more

FeverPhone app will turn smartphone screen into accurate thermometer, study finds

Researchers at the University of Washington say they’ve found a way to turn your smartphone into a thermometer with a new app called FeverPhone. This is reported by Gizmodo. Their solution does not require additional adaptations or hardware upgrades. Smartphones rely on components called thermistors to measure the temperature of ... Read more

An app on Google Play secretly recorded and forwarded audio on Android devices to attackers

The legal app iRecorder Screen Recorder, which has been installed by over 50,000 users, secretly recorded audio on Android devices and sent it to the app’s developer. This was reported by ESET researcher Lukas Stefanko, writes Ars Technica. The app appeared on Google Play in September 2021 as a harmless ... Read more

Tinder will ask for a video selfie to verify the user’s identity

Tinder will now ask users to take a video selfie to verify their identity and avoid fraud, writes The Verge. The new feature will act as a new verification method for users worldwide. It will be necessary to get a blue tick. For this, a person will have to record ... Read more

Let’s Have Text. A mobile application for learning the Ukrainian language has appeared

Blogger Nataliia Misiuk and IT activist and musician Oleg Novosad created an application for learning Ukrainian language. Nataliia’s project Let’s Have Text was born when she moved to Lviv from Crimea and did not understand many words of the local dialect. Now the project has also received a mobile application. ... Read more