For those who enjoy movies but need accessible services to participate, Actiview is working is offering a chance to view a movie while it's signed.
The 2017 film "Wonder" starring Julia Roberts and Jacob Tremblay will be the first live-action, American film to use the Actiview app (download for iOS). Actiview syncs the film with sign language interpretation.
If you wanted to try the app, you can watch "Wonder" on TV or any other platform that includes the... Read More »
U.S. iPhone users spent an average of $79 on apps in 2018, a revenue increase of 36 percent over the year before, according to a new report from Sensor Tower. The report, first spotted by TechCrunch, found that in 2017, revenue was only $58 per user.
More than half of 2018's revenue was attributed to gaming apps, but other categories also saw growth.
Spending on entertainment apps grew 82 percent ($8), lifestyle apps spending rose 86 percent ($3.90) and health... Read More »
Wannaby, an Augmented Reality (AR) commerce startup, is testing an app that lets you virtually try on shoes.
With the Wanna Kicks app, you can browse labels like Vans, Nike, and Adidas. Choose a pair and point your smartphone camera at your feet to "try them on."
Once you have a virtual pair on you can customize which color looks best. If you find a pair you like, purchase them in the app.
The... Read More »
YouCam's app employs augmented reality technology to let users see what they would look like wearing products from brands like L'Oréal, Estée Lauder and Yves Saint Laurent.
iTunes users will soon have a new way to watch their favorite movies and TV shows on a big screen, Samsung announced at CES 2019 this week in Las Vegas.
Starting this spring, Samsung will offer iTunes movies and TV shows on its 2019 smart TVs, the company announced at the show. Available across more than 100 countries, the access will come via a dedicated app. Samsung smart TVs for in 2019 will automatically include... Read More »
Pandora has released a new and improved version of its Apple Watch app with some of the same features as its iPhone counterpart.
The highlight of the new Pandora Apple Watch app is offline playback. You can stream your most recently downloaded songs, albums and playlists without your iPhone nearby. That feature is available on any series Apple Watch, including the ones without the cellular option. Any recent... Read More »
Planning on traipsing through foggy graveyards and communing with the spirits this Halloween? Forget the Ouija Board and try one of these apps instead.1. Ghost Observer
At the bottom of the screen, there's a radar that locates the ghosts. When you see one pop up on the radar,... Read More »
Makelight's Year of Colour web app generates a mosaic based on the colors in your Instagram photos. The result is a retro-minimalist aesthetic to set you apart from everyone else on social media.
To create yours, simply visit the Year of Colour website:Tap Sign in with InstagramEnter your... Read More »
Selling Android apps or opening a general app store would put Epic in competition with Apple's App Store and the Google Play Store.
Together, Apple and Google power almost 99.9 percent of smartphones globally. But Epic could be a worthy competitor after the... Read More »
Google just released its new Chrome Canvas app, making it easier to jot down quick notes and ideas on devices and filling the hole left by the retirement of Microsoft Paint.
There are dozens of Android drawing apps and smart pencils that promise the ultimate pressure sensitivity. Chrome Canvas seems like it would be most effective on a Chromebook or a device with a stylus, but the app works across all platforms.
The app is now appearing in some Chromebook users app... Read More »