YouTube channels will no longer have two types of URLs

YouTube channels will no longer have two types of URLs

For the few of you who have a YouTube channel, there was one headache-inducing issue that everyone kept running into: channel URLs could take one of two formats: youtube.com/ChannelName or youtube.com/c/ChannelName (the latter being based on Google+). While this seems like an innocuous annoyance, it used to cause plenty of …

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Super Mario Run Breaks Record

Super Mario Run Breaks Record for Most-launch-day downloads

There are some differences when comparing Super Mario Run’s launch to Pokemon Go’s launch. Pokemon Go rolled out in a phased manner with only a few countries getting the game when it launched back in July. In fact, it took 5 months for the game to finally make its way …

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Google brings its upgraded keyboard app Gboard to Android

Starting today, Google Keyboard on Android is getting a new name  and so much more. Gboard has all the things you love about your old Google Keyboard speed and accuracy, Glide Typing and voice typing plus Google Search built in. You can search and send information, GIFs, emojis and more …

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Kickstarter

Kickstarter is open sourcing the code for its Android and iOS apps

Kickstarter is pulling back the curtain on its app development process. This morning, the crowdfunding platform is taking to its engineering blog to announce that it will be open sourcing the code for its native Android and iOS apps, in keeping with the company’s goal of giving startups a bit of …

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Facebook Messenger Gets Powerful New Camera with Special Effects

Facebook has unveiled an overhaul of Messenger’s in-app camera that turns the chat app into another Snapchat clone. You can now create photo art in message threads. Facebook is experimenting with features lifted from Snapchat in all its major properties. That might not be for long. In the coming days, …

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Instagram Bookmark Lets You Save Posts For Later

It seems like Instagram has been adding features left and right recently, and today is no different. The Facebook-owned photo-focused social network is announcing a new Saved Posts tab that’s part of your Profile section in its mobile apps for Android and iOS. “Now you will see a new bookmark …

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macOS 10.12.2

Apple has released the macOS 10.12.2 update for all compatible Macs

One of the changes in the update is to the emoji. Apple introduced 100 new emoji in this update, same as on the iOS 10.2 update, which conform to the Unicode 9.0 standard. Apple also redesigned several of the existing emoji, giving them a fresh coat of paint. Another feature …

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