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Instagram Stories: Just a copy or better than Snapchat?

Instagram Stories: Just a copy or better than Snapchat?

Snapchat fanboys will say: “Hey Instagram (Facebook) just copied, because they failed to buy Snapchat!”. I think that might be right, but in my opinion, Instagram still made it better and here’s why. [vimeo http://vimeo.com/177180549] Speed Do you ever experienced the following scenario? You open Snapchat on a bad internet connection, for example, when you’re […]

WhatsApp overhauls the build-in camera, gets new wallpaper features and adds multiple contact selection and strikethrough formatting

WhatsApp overhauls the build-in camera, gets new wallpaper features and adds multiple contact selection and strikethrough formatting

It feels like everything is about WhatsApp at the moment. The push changes almost everyday and maybe there are some undiscovered things under the hood too. But now let’s focus to the latest change: WhatsApp finally overhauls it’s old ugly holo styled build-in camera with a new design and a cool new feature. When they […]

WhatsApp gets a quick reply feature for notifications in latest beta

WhatsApp gets a quick reply feature for notifications in latest beta

There’s again a new feature in the latest beta version of WhatsApp. A “Reply”-button in notifications, which enables you to reply even faster. Now when you get a notification from WhatsApp, there’s a quick-reply option in the notification. Choosing this option opens a pop-up which we already know from WhatsApp. But now you haven’t to […]

Animal sounds on Google?!?

Animal sounds on Google?!?

Did you ever know that you can hear animal sounds on Google? Crazy, right? But it’s true. Just enter “Animal sounds” (in your preferred language) on the website or inside the app and you’ll see it. You can select from a big range of different animals. Try it yourself! A pig sounds like this: But […]