How to find and cancel your app subscriptions in iOS

You might want to double check all those sneaky app subscriptions.Image: lili sams/mashableBy Brett Williams2017-11-04 15:55:58 UTC Apps are essential to getting the most out of our smartphones, but the subscriptions that some of...

Lure’s ‘chat stories’ will get you ready for Halloween

The next page turner you read may not have anything even close to pages. At least, if you're reading on Lure, a new reading app that styles its addictive stories into "chats" that readers "watch"...

Twitter updates revenge porn policies ‘to better protect victims’

Twitter is ready to start taking revenge porn much more seriously. The company officially introduced a new policy today detailing how it plans to handle revenge porn and other types of non-consensual nudity shared on...

Facebook’s Slack competitor is getting a standalone messaging app

Facebook may be the last company you'd ever expect to make software for serious businesses, but the social network is quickly proving the haters wrong. A year after officially launching Workplace, the business-focused version of...

Spilly lets you remix viral videos with AR effects

If you've ever watched a YouTube video and wished that you could be part of it, there's a new augmented reality app that might be able to help. It's called Spilly, and it takes popular...

Apple sued for stealing the ‘Animoji’ name from Japanese developer

Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, announces features of the new iPhone X at the Steve Jobs Theater on the new Apple campus in Cupertino, California on Sep. 12, 2017.Image: ...

Arianna Huffington’s new Samsung app mutes notifications

Arianna Huffington at Variety's Power of Women Presented by Lifetime in Los Angeles on Oct. 13, 2017.Image: Richard Shotwell/Variety/REX/ShutterstockBy Karissa Bell2017-10-20 01:37:32 UTC Uber board member, media mogul, and sleep crusader Arianna Huffington wants...

WhatsApp’s new feature lets you track your friends in real-time

WhatsApp will now let you track your friend's location. The app is getting a new "live location" sharing feature that allows users to share their location in real-time with the friends they're chatting with. Previously, the...

Snapchat has a new section for Stories from verified accounts

It looks like Snapchat is again stepping up its efforts to win over celebrities and other influential users. The company is testing a dedicated section of its app to "Official Stories" from verified accounts. The...

Why startup coders need to know Ruby on Rails

Happy coding.Image: pexelsBy TEAM COMMERCEMashable Shopping2017-10-07 12:00:00 UTC If you're interested in gorgeous open offices, friendly dogs roaming around, and gluten-free, locally-sourced snacks loaded in your company fridge, we can't blame you — startups...

Apple gave Uber the keys to your iPhone screen, and it was all super...

Image: carol court/getty imagesBy Kerry Flynn2017-10-05 22:21:34 UTC Stop us if you've heard this one: Uber is a shady company.  The ride-hailing giant's iOS app has the ability to record a user's iPhone screen, Gizmodo...

Holo’s AR app puts ‘holograms’ into the world around you

Now that iOS 11 is out, augmented reality apps are becoming some of the most entertaining apps in the App Store, thanks to Apple's ARKit.  While we've seen AR apps meant to help you buy...

Ikea’s AR app lets you preview furniture before you buy

Apple dropped iOS 11 this week and, in addition to a load of new features, the update brings the first wave of augmented reality apps created using the company's new ARKit tech.  But one of...

Inside Apple’s new App Store

There is a tiny, hidden Easter egg on the new iOS 11 App Store screen. It’s so subtle that most probably missed it, but it’s an important one, a gossamer thread that leads all...

Apple will bring back 3D Touch app-switching in iOS 11

Image: mashable/lili samsBy Karissa Bell2017-09-22 01:18:50 UTC Those updating to iOS 11 may be surprised to realize that switching between apps isn't quite as easy as it was in iOS 10. While double tapping the...

Here’s how to hide iMessage apps in iOS 11

Image: lili sams/mashableBy Karissa Bell2017-09-21 23:12:32 UTC It's always the smallest features that end up being the most annoying. With Apple's big iOS 11 update now rolling out, many users are discovering one of the...

tbh app may have cracked anonymous apps’ bully problem

Image: TBH/mashable compositeBy Karissa Bell2017-09-16 18:31:34 UTC Another anonymous app is at the top of the App Store and it might be because it's figured out anonymous apps' biggest problem: bullying. Called "tbh," short for...

Why Facebook’s app looks so different

Image: brittany herbert/mashableBy Karissa Bell2017-09-10 17:03:52 UTC Facebook's app is looking a lot different and, surprise surprise, not everyone is a fan. The company showed off the redesign back in August, when it introduced its...

These apps are dominating because of Hurricane Irma

A customer pumps gas at a Costco gas station, in North Miami, as Hurricane Irma makes it way toward  Florida.Image: AP/REX/ShutterstockBy Karissa Bell2017-09-08 01:10:18 UTC Two of the most popular apps in the country...

The messaging app that should scare the hell out of Facebook and Snapchat

It's rare that a small startup is able to challenge the likes of Facebook and Snapchat in a meaningful way. But Houseparty, a teen-centric video chat app is managing to do just that. One year...

Facebook AI researchers taught bots to understand human expressions

Facebook doesn't just want its AI-trained bots to know how humans speak—it wants them to understand our faces, too.  In a newly published paper, the company's AI researchers detail their efforts to train a bot...
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