Revised Google+ App for Android Now Available
Google today released a significant update to the Google+ application for Android that closely mirrors the new design of the iOS app released several weeks ago. The revised app features a brand new user interface that is more visually immersive. Some of the new features included in Google+ for Android are the ability to initiate a handout from the main menu; support for ringing hangout notification; the ability to edit posts after they are published; and the ability to download photos from posts or Messenger conversations. The Messenger function will now suggest people that you may know based on contact and circle data. The app is free to download from the Google Play Store.
Virgin Mobile USA Relaunches As An iPhone-Only Carrier
Jun 21, 2017
Virgin Mobile USA, which is owned and operated by Sprint, transformed itself today into new provider much more closely aligned with the Virgin brand. Significantly, Virgin Mobile USA is now an iPhone-only carrier, meaning Apple's iPhones are the only phones Virgin will sell moving forward.
Apple Reveals iOS 10 Features
Jun 13, 2016
Apple today showed off iOS 10, what it calls the biggest release of iOS ever for both end users and developers. To start, the platform changes up the lock screen, making it easier to access the camera, notifications, Control Center, and widgets.
Facebook Messenger Takes a Shot at Snapchat with 'Days'
Mar 9, 2017
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 Overhauls Privacy Tools Visibility and Ease-of-Use
Mar 28, 2018
Facebook today made new controls available to uses for managing their account, settings, and data. To start, Facebook says it redesigned the entire settings menu on mobile devices to improve discoverability.