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Google Now Just Got a Whole Lot Smarter

It seems Google has realized it can’t do it all (GASP!)—so it’s getting some help from the other useful apps you have on your phone. Google Now is utilizing its feature called “cards” and integrating them with information pulled from other apps you’ve already downloaded. (Want to get Google Now? Download the Google App for [...]

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What’s Up with Snapchat’s New Discover feature?

On January 27, I got a message from Snapchat that simply had me go to the App Store to download a new update. I had no idea what I was getting into—or, should I say, what Snapchat was getting into. Turns out, Snapchat has updated its app to include a Discover feature. Team Snapchat says, [...]

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Review: The New LinkedIn Job App is Simple and Effective

I’m just going to say it. I’ve been impressed with LinkedIn. On its way to irrelevancy just a few short years ago, they’ve really stepped up their act, becoming a go-to resource for staying connected to coworkers, movers and shakers in your industry. They’ve really stepped up their mobile app and their online presence, and [...]

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Law Enforcement Officials Say This Popular Navigation App Could Hurt Police Officers

Waze is a popular mobile navigation app that we here at ZAGGblog have written about extensively over the years. The Google-owned app is in the news this week, however, because some law enforcement officials are asking for one of the most popular features of the app to be disabled, citing the safety of police officers. [...]

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Apple Watch Battery Life Will Last At Least 2.5 Hours With ‘Heavy Use’

One of the big concerns users have with wearable technology such as smart watches is battery life, that is, how long can a user wear the device without having to take it off to recharge. That’s certainly one of the concerns potential buyers of Apple’s Apple Watch — projected for release in the first few [...]

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Control Your Music Without Touching Your Device

The invention of the personal mp3 player made the entire world realize something we really knew for years: music makes everything better. Going for a run? Skiing the slopes? Roller skating at the park? Music will make all of these activities at least five times better. At least. Unfortunately, these activities undoubtedly come with their [...]

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Run a Small Business? Keep an Eye on Your Competitors with This

My day job is at a NYSE-traded company. They began their social media efforts eight years ago with one guy, and today, that guy has built an entire department. They manage SEO, a corporate blog, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn content, along with Pinterest and Instagram. They’re constantly in touch with our consumers. And so are our [...]

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This Video Chat App Lets Your Talk With Up To 12 Friends At One Time

Video chatting on mobile devices is nothing new. Facetime. Google Hangouts. Skype. There’s a lot of players in the market. Rounds is different, though, in that it allows users to not just chat with one friend, but up to 12 at a single time. And this week, the Israel-based company announced that it had raised [...]

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See for the Blind with This Helpful App

Once, when I was in college, I was invited to a school-sponsored lunch with a large group of other students. I joined a table and a conversation among four individuals, but I felt a little left out—they didn’t even acknowledge my presence! Well, come to find out, they were all blind. I learned all about [...]

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Facebooking at Work? It’s OK with Their New App

I would hazard to guess that you’re at work right now, reading this blog. Sure, it’s possible you’re reading at home, in the morning while sipping your coffee or in the evening in the after-dinner/before-bed hours. But when we’re all at work from eight to five, sitting in front of our computers, sometimes it’s impossible [...]

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