Tag Archives: Apps

These are the Chromebooks that can run Android apps from Google Play

Android — and 1,000,000+ apps — on your Chromebook is awesome. But not every Chromebook is going to get updated to have Google Play and Android apps. And most of the ones that will are in a long testing process. … Continue reading

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Google introduces reCAPTCHA Android API to keep mobile apps safer from bot abuse

Adding reCAPTCHA functionality is but another tool for Android developers to keep their apps secure. Machine learning and security were big themes at Google I/O, including making the Google Play Protect service more visible to users. In a recent post … Continue reading

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Google Chrome’s latest update helps soup it up for more robust web apps

With every new update, Google appears to be readying Chrome for a future where few “real” apps exist. If you’re an Android user, Google Chrome is probably your mobile browser of choice. And if it is, then this latest update … Continue reading

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Microsoft is reformatting Skype and is clearing away older apps

How is Skype being shaped? Why, like Snapchat, of course! Stickers, shortform video loops and a whole lot more is coming your way on the big platforms. The post Microsoft is reformatting Skype and is clearing away older apps appeared … Continue reading

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Facebook wants teens to use its apps, but not without parental guidance

A new messaging app from the social network is aimed at teens and will focus primarily on offering robust parental controls. There is code inside the main Facebook app that refers to a yet-to-be-released messaging app aimed especially at teens. … Continue reading

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