Category: App Updates

Facebook For iPhone And iPad Get A Huge Update To Version 5.0

Earlier Facebook Gets Updated To Version 1.9.8 For Android, Now Facebook for iPhone and iPad get a huge update to version 5.0.
Facebook for iOS updated
The version 5.0 of Facebook has been built from ground up using the native SDK rather than the previous versions that used HTML5. This makes the App faster and much smoother to navigate with auto refresh and the images loads faster than previous one.

What’s New In Facebook for iPhone and iPad v5.0 :

  • Scrolling through news feed is faster than ever
  • New banner lets you tap to quickly see more stories – no need to refresh
  • Photos open fast and close with one downward swipe
  • Instant access to your notifications

You can download Facebook v5.0 for iPhone and iPad from the Apple iTunes Store for free.

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Facebook Gets Updated To Version 1.9.8 For Android

Facebook’s official App for Android got a nice update today. This updated version Facebook App brings with it just a few changes.
Facebook Gets Updated
Facebook’s update V1.9.8 App includes a new event creation interface that allows users schedule events of all types in a snap, choosing locations, times, and privacy settings all from one screen.

Another included is function is “new upload flow” for sharing photos with the new update, Facebook’s “photo” action (when you check in or simply choose to upload a photo from the main screen) will dump you into a list of all the photos on your device, allowing you to tap as many as you like for upload at once.

Moreover, the new update brings the ability to add photos and emoji to messages – a feature that, while not super practical, is convenient to have.

Facebook Version 1.9.8 newer features :

  • Easily create events
  • Share photos faster with a new upload flow
  • Add photos and emoji to messages

You can download Facebook Updated Version 1.9.8 for Android from the Google Play Store for free.

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Viber App For iPhone And Android Updated To v2.2

Viber (Voice Over IP) lets everyone in the world connect. Freely. More than 90 million Viber users call, text, and send photos worldwide for free.
Viber v2.2
Now this Viber VOIP App for Android and iPhone has been updated to v2.2. This updated version brings support for Group messaging, custom background for conversation screen, time stamp for each message etc.

What’s New in Version 2.2.0 for Android and iPhone:

  • Send free messages, share images, link to groups of friends
  • Assign a custom background to conversation
  • Add photos to the contacts list
  • Time stamp for each message
  • New voice engine and improved sound quality (For iPhone)
  • See who joined Viber lately when viewing the Contacts screen (For iPhone)
  • Localization support for Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Portuguese, German, Spanish, French and Russian (For Android)

You can download Viber VOIP for iPhone and Android from the the Apple iTunes store and Google Play Store for free respectively. Support for Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) would be available soon.

Viber for BlackBerry app is also available with the voice calling feature still in the works.

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Twitter For BlackBerry Updated To Version 3.1 With Enhanced Feature

Twitter for BlackBerryBlackBerry Twitter App has been updated to version 3.1. The latest version provides you with a more informed twitter experience. The new addition of the tweet details screen allows you to see conversations about the tweet and who has retweeted it.

Additionally, you are now able to undo retweets by simply clicking again on the retweet button.

New features in Twitter for BlackBerry v3.1

  • New Tweet details screen to see conversations about the tweet and who has retweeted it
  • Undo retweets by simply clicking on the retweet button again
  • Improved Sign-up screen with suggestions for your account name
  • Support for 3 new languages : Arabic, Hebrew, and Finnish

The new version of Twitter App for BlackBerry smartphones update now available for download in the BlackBerry App World store.

Twitter 3.1 is for BlackBerry Device Software 5.0 or later. Twitter 2.0 is available for BlackBerry Device Software 4.6 or later. Twitter v1.1 is available for BlackBerry Device Software 4.5.

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Twitter Apps For iPhone And Android Updated

The micro-blogging social network service Twitter has updated the Android app to version 3.3 and iPhone app to version 4.3.
twitter app update
The new updated version brings new features such as Push notifications for Tweets, Expanded Tweets, Search auto-complete and more new features.

New features in Updated Twitter App for Android and iPhone :

  • Expanded Tweets feature lets you see content previews, view images, play videos and more from partner sites directly from the app (Rolling out gradually)
  • Now choose to receive notifications from people you follow anytime they tweet or re-tweet with Push notifications
  • Improvements to search autocomplete for users
  • Tappable avatars that take you directly to user profiles
  • Many other tweaks, polish, and bug and crasher fixes
  • Enhanced experience around selected events with the best Tweets and photos from those involved (for iPhone)
  • Ambient notifications: enables you to see brief non-interruptive notifications in the status bar while you are using the app (for iPhone)
  • Discover tab now indicates best Tweets and photos for events that are available for you to view (for iPhone)
  • Support for password entry in app when experiencing authentication issues (for iPhone)
  • Hungarian language support (for iPhone)

The Twitter app is free from Google Play and Apple’s App Store.

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SwiftKey 3 Keyboard For Android Launched With 50% Discount

SwiftKey 3 keyboard for android, the most accurate and complete auto-correction and prediction super-keyboard has been launched by SwiftKey.

SwiftKey 3 KeyBoard For Android
As par SwiftKey, “the most accurate and complete auto-correction and prediction available on any smartphone or tablet.” The newer version will cost $1.99 (£1.49) which is for a very limited time period (this is half of the normal price).

The SwiftKey 3 Beta was introduced in April and updated in May with new features. Company have also launched SwiftKey Healthcare Keyboard for doctors, nurses and other health professionals to enable them to take faster and more accurate notes on their tablets.

SwiftKey 3 Keyboard new features :

  •  Smart Space : adding to SwiftKey’s already cutting edge correction, Smart Space detects mistyped or omitted spaces across strings of poorly typed words in real-time.
  • Two new themes : a new theme, ‘Cobalt’, to match SwiftKey’s new look and feel, and an Ice Cream Sandwich styled ‘Holo’ theme, as voted for by SwiftKey’s VIP community.
  • An enhanced UI : a much larger space bar and smart punctuation key help improve accuracy and make it quick and easy to access common punctuation.
  • Additional languages : SwiftKey 3 now offers support for an additional seven languages, bringing the total up to 42. The new languages are Korean, Estonian, Farsi, Icelandic, Latvian, Lithuanian and Serbian.

You can download SwiftKey 3 for Android Phones and Tablets for $1.99 for a week. Then after it will cost $3.99.

Watch out the preview video of SwiftKey 3 that gives you information how it works.

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