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This viral YouTube video's title updates itself to reflect the view count

This viral YouTube video’s title updates itself to reflect the view count

If you make a YouTube video that gets more than 2.5 million views in its first 17 hours, you’re probably going to want to shout about it from the rooftops. But what if the clip itself can do the shouting … Continue reading

Apple updates its Clips video app with new Mickey and Minnie Mouse stickers, mouse support on iPad, and more

Apple on Tuesday released Clips 2.1.1, an update to its iOS and iPadOS app designed for making short video clips that you can share with your friends and family. According to the release notes, the update contains the following: Use … Continue reading

Jack Dorsey creates $1B COVID-19 relief fund using Square equity

Jack Dorsey announced in a series of tweets today that he is shifting $1 billion in his Square equity to create a fund dedicated to COVID-19 relief. The Twitter and Square CEO is calling the fund Start Small and posting … Continue reading

Sony unveils its new DualSense controller with improved triggers

Sony unveils its new DualSense controller with improved triggers

With every new console, Sony has released a new DualShock controller to go along with it. Not this time. What you’re looking at is the new DualSense controller, revealed Tuesday by Sony, a gamepad for the upcoming PlayStation 5 that … Continue reading

Tip: Use iMessage Tapbacks for impromptu polls

Tip: Use iMessage Tapbacks for impromptu polls

For the most part, I do not like iMessage Tapbacks. While it’s marginally fun to send a little heart if you don’t have anything else to say, the feature brings mostly unnecessary push notifications and confusion. (Did you even know … Continue reading

WhatsApp is making viral content less viral to fight coronavirus misinformation

WhatsApp is making viral content less viral to fight coronavirus misinformation

At a time when misinformation is rampant — from the supposed coronavirus cures to the “dangers” of 5G — major social media platforms are taking steps to keep it in check.  On Tuesday, Facebook’s chat app WhatsApp announced it will … Continue reading

Hinge launches 'Date From Home' feature to help users do just that

Hinge launches ‘Date From Home’ feature to help users do just that

Dating apps have started adding features to help users connect virtually during the coronavirus pandemic, and today Hinge is hopping on the trend. The app is launching “Date From Home,” a feature where users can easily tell someone whether they’re … Continue reading

Wait, what day is it? This great app will put structure back in your life.

Wait, what day is it? This great app will put structure back in your life.

TL;DR: As of April 7, you can keep your goals in check and take 50% off Mindful Suite’s Goals app, making it just $24.99.  This whole quarantine period is akin to that stretch of time between Christmas and New Years — … Continue reading

This all-in-one kitchen cube can make cooking way more fun

This all-in-one kitchen cube can make cooking way more fun

TL;DR: Make cooking easier with a Kitchen Cube for just $16.99, a 15% savings as of April 7.  By now, we’ve discovered there are two distinct types of people stuck at home for social distancing purposes: those who eat all … Continue reading

Can't find Clorox wipes? Use this UV Shield to sanitize your phone.

Can’t find Clorox wipes? Use this UV Shield to sanitize your phone.

TL;DR: Stay extra safe by using the UV Shield, a portable smart phone sanitizer that’s on sale for $49.99 as of April 7. Everyone from your local healthcare professionals, to the CDC, to Will Ferrell has reiterated that the best … Continue reading