KDE-Powering Qt"s New Framework Lets Developers Bring Ads Into Their Apps

"Qt, the framework that powers the KDE desktop, is announcing support for ads in client-side applications," reports Neowin: This means that application developers will now be able to serve ads in traditional desktop applications.... Windows users ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 23rd, 2022

Five Senators ask Apple to stop app data collection that could identify women seeking abortions

Five senators are urging Apple and Google to prohibit apps from gathering data that could target those seeking abortions. According to CNET, the group of senators are worried the data could end up in the hands of authorities. more… The post Five.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

‘Music MiniPlayer’ for Mac offers iTunes 10 nostalgia with modern twists

A new app from from developer Mario Guzman, dubbed “Music MiniPlayer,” aims to bring one of the most useful features from iTunes 10 back to the Mac. The utility replicates the design of the classic iTunes 10 MiniPlayer for Mac, but with a few ad.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

The best new Windows apps, according to Microsoft

Microsoft acknowledges its favorite apps in an app store awards featuring many big-name programs......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Snapchat has a new Shared Stories feature. Here’s how to use it

Snapchat introduced a new feature this week called Shared Stories, which lets users add more people to a Story. Here's how to find it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Best iPad apps for writers in 2022

There are countless superb word processors, text editors, and writing utilities for the iPad — and a lot of garbage, too. Here are your best options whether you're a novelist or a screenwriter.There are still people who think that iPads are only g.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

GOP senators want to ban China’s digital currency from US apps and app stores

Sen. Tom Cotton says China will use digital yuan to "spy on anyone who uses it." Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Diyun Zhu) Three Republican senators are proposing a law to prohibit app stores from carrying apps that accept pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

The 104 best shows on Hulu right now (May 2022)

It can be overwhelming to navigate Hulu's robust library of TV shows, but this list is continually updated to bring you the best shows that Hulu has to offer......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

New Pokémon Unite mode lets you catch ’em just like the RPGs

The Pokémon-focused MOBA is introducing a new game mode allowing players to catch wild Pokémon. 'Catch 'em Battles' will be playable for all starting on May 30......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

A PlayStation VR2-focused State of Play is coming next week

PlayStation's upcoming game showcase will feature content from third-party developers, as well as titles for PSVR2......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

I tried 3 plant identification apps, and one was deadly

After comparing three plant ID apps with Apple's Visual Look Up and Google's Google Lens feature, I discovered one was a danger to my plants......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

US senators are trying to ban apps that use China"s home-grown crypto

Republican senators propose ban on apps from App Store and Google Play......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Bizarre bill proposed to prevent Chinese currency "spying" on US

Senators who claim that Americans are at risk of somehow buying apps using China's digital yuan currency, have introduced a bill to show they're doing something about it.Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Mike Braun (R-IN) have launc.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Formula One pilot Sebastian Vettel chases thieves using the iPhone’s Find My app

Apple’s Find My lets users track the location of their devices, plus anything else tied to an AirTag. And while we’ve heard multiple stories about people who have recovered lost and stolen items thanks to this feature, this one involves none oth.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

What is keeping automotive software developers up at night?

Perforce Software released the results of its annual State of Automotive Software Development survey conducted in partnership with Automotive IQ. Close to 600 automotive development professionals across the globe provided responses to current practic.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Apple Developer update to include WWDC 2022 session videos, digital lounges, more

Ahead of WWDC 2022 taking place on June 6, Apple is updating the Apple Developer app with everything developers will need during the Worldwide Developers Conference starting 11 days from now. more… The post Apple Developer update to include WWDC.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Microsoft working on affordable Xbox streaming device to compete with Apple TV

Microsoft’s Xbox is certainly one of the most popular gaming consoles in the world. With Xbox Series S, which was introduced in 2020, customers have an even more affordable option for playing console games. Now Microsoft wants to bring the Xbox ex.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

SOOS collaborates with CircleCI to help developers identify and remediate open source vulnerabilities

SOOS is teaming up with CircleCI to offer CircleCI customers seamless access to SOOS’s Software Composition Analysis (SCA) tool. Now users will have the ability to find, fix, and monitor known vulnerabilities in their app dependencies, without.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Google Opens Up Chrome and Chrome OS To Enterprise Security, Control Integrations

Google is highlighting how Chromebooks can work in "zero trust" corporate environments with its new Chrome Enterprise Connectors Framework. From a report: The new integration system is designed to make the Chrome browser and Chrome OS devices easier.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Epic Games Points To Mac"s Openness and Security in Its Latest Filing in App Store Antitrust Case

In a new court filing, Epic Games challenges Apple's position that third-party app stores would compromise the iPhone's security. And it points to Apple's macOS as an example of how the process of "sideloading" apps -- installing apps outside of Appl.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

US Bill Would Bar Google, Apple From Hosting Apps That Accept China"s Digital Yuan

Republican Senators want to bar U.S. app stores including Apple and Google from hosting apps that allow payments to be made with China's digital currency, according to a copy of proposed legislation seen by Reuters, amid fears the payment system coul.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022