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Aldrin Calimlim

Aldrin is an electronics engineer based in the Philippines. To paraphrase Erasmus: When Aldrin gets a little money he buys books and apps, and if any is left he buys food and clothes. E-mail him at
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Finally, you can now swipe to navigate in Chrome for iOS

At long last, Google has updated Chrome for iOS with support for the mobile operating system’s standard swipe-based navigation scheme.

Apple now restricts iOS beta users from writing App Store reviews

Apple now restricts users of devices running prerelease versions of iOS from writing reviews of apps on the App Store.

6 emoji keyboard apps for iOS to help you say more

Here are several third-party keyboard apps that you can use to more quickly and easily say what you want to with emoji.

Musixmatch plays nice with Apple Music

The popular music-and-lyrics app Musixmatch has been updated to officially support Apple Music.

Twitter finally supports native share sheet on iOS

At long last, thanks to its latest update, Twitter for iOS now offers sharing options via the aforementioned system.

Apple Pay is now officially available in the UK

Apple’s mobile payment service has crossed the pond.

There's no getting rid of Apple Music Connect in iOS 9

It appears that Apple is so intent on helping Apple Music Connect gain traction that it has removed the option for disabling the feature.

Triple Town creator Spry Fox releases Alphabear word puzzler

Don't let all the cuteness and colors fool you: Alphabear offers plenty of word puzzling challenges amid its seemingly easy-breezy atmosphere.

Readdle’s Spark email app gains new features but loses some

Spark has received its first ever update, just over a month and a week after its launch.

Apple Watch support arrives in iCab Mobile Web browser

The so-called “Internet taxi” has gained a couple of new and noteworthy features along with a handful of improvements.

The Force awakens in new official Star Wars app from Disney

Do you find the lack of an official news app for the “Star Wars” franchise disturbing?

Extra! Extra! NYT Now goes head to head with BuzzFeed News

Which is the better news curation app, the one with “All the News That’s Fit to Print” or the one from “The Media Company for the Social Age”?

Obscura Camera gains new features for easier photo capturing

Obscura has become even better with the arrival of its first ever update.

More Dumb Ways to Die await in this newly updated iOS game

Want to experience more Dumb Ways to Die? Then you’re in luck … or are you?

Google Maps for iOS makes way for more improvements

Google has once again updated the official iOS app of its mapping service with new features and improvements.

Tinder debuts verified symbol for high-profile date-seekers

When looking at Tinder’s recommendations, you may see a verified symbol on the profiles of some users, particularly the rich and the famous.

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions gets Evolved with new content

The new update to Geometry Wars 3 delivers the content of the Evolved update that was issued to the game’s console counterpart last March.

Popular Newsify feed reader app comes to Apple Watch

Through its latest update, Newsify has been enhanced with its very own companion app for Apple Watch.

Infuse app gains folder organization and background playback

Infuse, the popular video player app developed by FireCore, offers a great many features for consuming video content.

Faded makes editing photos with film-inspired looks easier

Thanks to its latest update, Faded has become even more useful with a number of new features and improvements.

Apple Music's killer feature: Siri tricks

Siri can tap into Apple Music’s catalog of more than 30 million songs to play just about whatever you want in an instant.

Hey, let's go somewhere nice with HeyLets 2.0 for iPhone

If you’re looking to be out and about in your city, or traveling soon to a different one, be sure to check out HeyLets 2.0.

Go and get spaced out with these updated Angry Birds games

Rovio has recently slung notable updates into a handful of games in its prevailing and ever expanding Angry Birds franchise.

SoundCloud app now lets you shuffle and play related tracks

Amid all the excitement surrounding the launch of Apple Music, SoundCloud has released a major update to its official app on iOS.