Google+ Hangout App on Android Adds SMS, GIF Support, More

Google announced a slew of updates for its Hangouts cross-platform messaging service on Tuesday, including SMS support, animated GIFs and one-tap location sharing for its Android app. The update, which will be available in the Google Play store “over the next few days”, will give you the ability to instantly share your location with fellow … Continue reading

Google Kills Google+ Local For iOS, App Now Pulled From iTunes App Store

According to a report circulating the web, Google is officially retiring its Google+ Local application for iOS as of August 7. However, as far as we can tell, the app has already been removed from Apple’s iTunes App Store, and links pointing to the app, when clicked, provide the message that “the item you’ve requested … Continue reading

Hands-on with Snapseed photo editing app for Android

Android has lagged far behind iOS when it comes to great photo editing software. To fix this, Google bought Nik software. Along with the Nik acquisition came the Snapseed app, which was only available for iOS but is now available for Android. As one of the most popular third party photography apps for iOS, Snapseed’s … Continue reading