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Bad landlord? These coders made apps to help you fight

Dan Kass is part of a new crop of coders building easy-to-use, data-driven tools to empower tenants and take on notoriously bad landlords.

Apple App store, Google Play store top apps, games for 2018 revealed: PUBG Mobile, Procreate Pocket, and more

Apple and Google have announced their selection for the best apps and games of 2018. The list includes the likes of PUBG Mobile, Procreate Pocket, Froggipedia, and more.

Fun learning apps for your child don’t work without tutors

Are you encouraging your child to watch cool video lectures on apps? It may not be very helpful in the absence of a tutor and personalised teaching.

Apps will reveal what's really in your makeup

Clarins Chairman Christian Courtin-Clarins warns that scanning app results can be inconsistent and scientifically unfounded.

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How game apps collect data on children

The review of 20 children’s apps — 10 each on Google Android and Apple iOS — found examples on both platforms that sent data to tracking companies, potentially violating children’s privacy law; the iOS apps sent less data overall.

Novel smartphone app can extend battery life

Scientists have developed a new battery which will help in users reduce the energy consumption.

5 tricks to speed up your Android phone

These simple tricks will help you to clear away the clutter and make your Android device run fast again

Most apps share your data with Google, Facebook, claims study

More than 70 per cent of smartphone apps are reporting personal data to third-party companies like Google and Facebook, a new study has warned. When people install a new smartphone app, it asks for the user's permission before accessing personal information.

MySpend banking app will cut customer's spending

Toronto-Dominion Bank did not set out to change consumer habits when it offered its TD MySpend app in April.

Netflix, hotstar or the rest: Which video platform is the right one for you?

Netflix, hotstar, YuppTV and the like are now like carrying a mini TV in your pocket. So which one of these VoD platforms is best suited for you?

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