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Moleskine adds the Pen+ Ellipse to its Smart Writing System

Moleskine adds the Pen+ Ellipse to its Smart Writing System

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Moleskine’s Smart Writing System, the pen-and-notebook set that lets users digitize their handwritten notes onto a companion app, is adding a standalone $180 smartpen to the line. The Pen+ Ellipse is only compatible with the specially textured Moleskine notebooks, so you also have to purchase either the Paper Tablet or Smart Planner for it to work properly, which are $30 each. The Moleskine Notes app is compatible with iOS, Android, and most recently, Windows 10.

[Update: Create your own lenses from within the app] Snapchat's Lens Studio will let anyone make and publish Augmented Reality 'Lenses'

[Update: Create your own lenses from within the app] Snapchat's Lens Studio will let anyone make and publish Augmented Reality 'Lenses'

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Snap has just rolled out support for creating your own Snapchat filter or lens directly from within the Android app. There's still a more full-fledged Lens Studio

Product Hunt launches no-spam tech news digest app Sip

Product Hunt launches no-spam tech news digest app Sip

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“We didn’t want to create another app thirsty for attention” writes Product Hunt CEO Ryan Hoover. So instead of a constant stream of fresh stories and alerts, Product Hunt today is releasing what’s essentially a tech industry newsletter in iOS and Android form. Sip distills the day’s big headlines into a set of Twitter Moments-esque slideshows delivered via… Read More

Snapseed Is the Best Photo Editing App for Android

Snapseed Is the Best Photo Editing App for Android

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As phone cameras become increasingly advanced and platforms like Instagram give ordinary people a huge audience, smartphone photography has become a sought-after skill and the basis for some people’s careers. However, smartphone cameras are only half of the story. To really make your photos stand out, you need to use the right photo-editing apps. Unlike on PC, finding a quality photo-editing app on Android for free is really easy. In fact, there are so many apps on the market that you might not be sure which one to choose. So what is the best Android photo-editing app? And what competition...

LastPass rolls out Android Oreo autofill to the public

LastPass rolls out Android Oreo autofill to the public

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No need to sign up for LastPass beta anymore if Android Oreo has already made it to your device. The password manager has started rolling out autofill to the stable app for Google's latest mobile platform, according to the company's director of engin...

Podcast Creation App Anchor Relaunches, Rolls Out Free Podcast Hosting

Podcast Creation App Anchor Relaunches, Rolls Out Free Podcast Hosting

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New York-based audio startup Anchor unveiled a new version of its podcast creation app Thursday that aims to bridge the divide between amateur audio recording and professional podcast creation. In addition to revamped versions of its Android and iOS apps, Anchor also unveiled a new web ab as well as free, unlimited podcast hosting. Anchor

Google Pay Send now starting to replace Google Wallet

Google Pay Send now starting to replace Google Wallet

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Earlier this week, Google announced that it was finally ready to say goodbye to Android Pay and replace it with Google Pay. The end goal of Google Pay is to offer all of the functionality of Android Pay and Google Wallet in one single app, but in the meantime, we get to mess around with the v22 update to Google Wallet that rebrands it as Google Pay Send.

Android P will stop apps from silently using your phone's camera and mic

Android P will stop apps from silently using your phone's camera and mic

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Android P gets a privacy boost by preventing backgrounded apps from recording or taking pictures.

How to Code a Settings Screen in an Android App

How to Code a Settings Screen in an Android App

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The material design team at Google gives a clear definition of what settings in your Android app should do: App settings let users indicate preferences for how an app should behave.

Upcoming feature will change the way you use WhatsApp groups

Upcoming feature will change the way you use WhatsApp groups

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The feature is live in the latest version of WhatsApp Android beta and Windows beta app.

WhatsApp introduces exciting new features yet again

WhatsApp introduces exciting new features yet again

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The popular texting application WhatsApp is ready to introduce a few new features, one of which is the option of ‘group description’. WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new feature that will let you add a description to your groups. The feature is being tested on Android beta version and Windows beta version of the app. Read More

Google doesn’t want you to ‘send a message to Barack Obama’

Google doesn’t want you to ‘send a message to Barack Obama’

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… Well, kind of. It appears that the Google app for Android is suffering from a bizarre glitch that breaks its interface anytime someone tries searching how to send a message to Barack Obama. As spotted by observant users on Reddit, what triggers the bug is the search input – or namely ‘how to send a message to Barack Obama.” Instead of Obama’s contact details, the search breeds a long string of incomprehensible characters

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