Google Shopper for iOS Reaches Version 2.0
Google has released version 2.0 of its Shopper application for Apple's iOS platform. The key beenfits to this updated software are the new ability to purchase Google Offers and subscribe to Google Offers directly from an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. Google Shopper 2.0 is a free update for devices running iOS 4 and up.
Facebook to Make Its Instant Articles Compatible with Google, Apple Formats
Facebook wants content to be more readable across the web and took steps this week toward that goal by tweaking the SDK for its Instant Articles. Facebook's Instant Articles give publishers a way to streamline content for consumption on mobile devices, but Instant Articles aren't compatible with the mobile-first styles used by Google and Apple.
Google Search for iPhone Hits Version 5.0, Adds Material Design
Google today updated Google Search for iOS devices. Google refreshed the application with its Material Design language, which has been optimized for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with bigger photos.
Google Calendar for iPhone Now Available
Google today released a version of its calendar application for iOS devices. The app includes features such as Assists to help schedule regularly-occurring meetings, as well as Schedule View to make it easier to glean daily schedule details in a glance.
iOS 8.3 Lands with New Emoji and Message Filters
Apple today made iOS 8.3 available to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. The update adds several new features to Apple's mobile devices, including more than 300 new emoji and an updated keyboard for using the emoji to personalize messages.