• Standalone YouTube Gaming app is dead, new YouTube gaming 'destination' released

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    YouTube Gaming is a free Android and iOS app Google's video hosting-focused subsidiary released back in 2015 to try to better compete against Twitch, the Amazon-owned live streaming video platform largely centered on games and related content.
    But although the YouTube Gaming app's audience is described as “strong” and “vibrant” in a new official blog post, the standalone service for gamers that was used as a public test bed for popular features like Super Chat, Channel Memberships, and Dark Theme will be discontinued in March 2019.
    That's probably due to the relatively modest ...
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  • Telegram for iOS to be replaced with new app based on Apple's Swift language

    Telegram for iOS to be replaced with new app based on Apple's Swift language

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Telegram founder Pavel Durov recently revealed that the Telegram app for iOS will soon be replaced with a new app that's faster, slicker and more efficient. iPhone users have been given the choice of using a different app called Telegram X instead of the standard version, back in January.
    Since then, the developer has been tweaking Telegram X based on users feedback, in order to make it ready for prime time. Durov confirmed that Telegram X is now ready to replace the current Telegram app for iOS, something that will happen within the next week or two.
    Thousands of users have been ...
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