• YouTube Becomes Top Grossing iPhone App for the First Time

    6 monthes ago - By Mac Rumors

    YouTube today achieved a milestone, becoming the Top Grossing Free iPhone app in the U.S. App Store for the first time, according to data app analytics site Sensor Tower shared with TechCrunch .
    Prior to today, the highest ranking YouTube had hit on the Top Grossing charts was 3, and the United States marks the first country where YouTube has reached the number one spot.
    YouTube has been climbing up the Top Grossing charts at a more rapid pace since the 2015 launch of YouTube Red, YouTube's paid service that provides users with ad-free videos, music, and exclusive content. YouTube Red is...
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  • How to hide information in notification previews on iPhone

    How to hide information in notification previews on iPhone

    6 monthes ago - By 9to5Mac

    Notifications on iPhone can become overwhelming with the myriad of apps that kick out alerts. Follow along for how to make system-wide notifications changes on iPhone as well as customizing them for individual apps.
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  • Google's Transition API allows developers to access context-aware features

    Google's Transition API allows developers to access context-aware features

    6 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Google says that it has heard from app developers who say that they are spending too much time working with location and sensor data just to determine when an Android user has started or ended certain activities like walking or driving. And all of the checking that an app needs to do to ascertain whether the user is just starting his travels, or is at his destination, takes a toll on a phone's battery life.
    To help preserve the battery on Android handsets, Google has introduced the Activity Recognition Transition API. Available to all Android developers, the API tells developers when a...
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  • China's Giant Phone Makers Join Forces To Support Quick App

    China's Giant Phone Makers Join Forces To Support Quick App

    6 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    The top smartphone brands in China have joined forces in support of a software solution meant to provide mobile users with access to a wide variety of services that include mobile payments. Huawei, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, and Xiaomi will be partnering with six smaller companies to accelerate the development of Quick App, which lets users access a range of services including mobile payments. It is perhaps worth noting that Xiaomi, Huawei, and ZTE were reported in 2016 to be working on their own mobile payment systems. Now, there's Huawei Pay, though it is presently available in China so far and...
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  • Apple Watch: New Spring Bands, Automatic Sleep Tracking, And MicroLED Screens

    Apple Watch: New Spring Bands, Automatic Sleep Tracking, And MicroLED Screens

    6 monthes ago - By Inquisitr

    It is spring now, and what a better time to reveal a new collection of bands for your Apple Watch. Apple Watch also has an updated Sleep++ app that allows for automatic sleep tracking. Additionally, the tech giant is reportedly developing microLED screens, which will be first seen an Apple Watch.
    New Bands In Spring Colors And Styles
    Apple has unveiled its spring collection of Apple Watch bands featuring vibrant colors and styles. Its exclusive Nike bands come in colors that match the latest Nike running shoes. Its Hermes bands have new paint details, while its Woven Nylon also gets fresh...
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  • For the first time ever, YouTube has become the top grossing app on the App Store

    For the first time ever, YouTube has become the top grossing app on the App Store

    6 monthes ago - By 9to5Mac

    On Tuesday, YouTube became the top grossing app on the App Store for the first time in the app's history. The app had previously hit number 3 in the charts, but has never become the top grossing app on iOS.
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