'Nokia Play To' Wirelessly Shares Videos and Photos
Nokia today introduced a new beta application for its Symbian handsets that allows users to share content, such as photos, videos, and music, wirelessly via Wi-Fi. The application, called Nokia Play To, uses DLNA technology and requires the use of a Wi-Fi router and other DLNA-certified products, such as TVs. The application works with the Nokia N8, E7, C7, C6-01, and X7 handsets. The beta download is free.
Nokia Camera App Updated with New Features
Microsoft has released a new version of the Nokia Camera application for its Lumia-branded smartphones. The revised app carries over several features previously seen in the beta version, including continuous autofocus for faster focusing.
Facebook Messenger Takes a Shot at Snapchat with 'Days'
Facebook is updating its Messenger application with disappearing stories that behave similar to those of Snapchat and Instagram. The feature, called Messenger Day, lets people create short stories made up of photos and videos and then share them with their Facebook friends.
Facebook's Moments App Adds Video Support
Facebook recently updated its Moments app for Android devices and gave it the ability to share videos. Moments, which launched last year, scans users' photo libraries and uses facial recognition to find and tag friends in the photos.
Apple Music for Android Adds Music Videos
Apple recently updated its Apple Music application for the Android platform and added access to music videos. Apple says thousands of music videos are now available to Android users, allowing subscribers to browse through new videos or search for specific songs or artists.