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Facebook brings mobile Messenger app to desktops

Facebook released a new version of its Messenger communication service, but it wasn’t an update for the company’s smartphone or tablet app. Instead, Facebook launched Messenger.com, a website making the service available for desktop and laptop computers. The social network has been expanding its Messenger platform steadily over the past year, creating a communication service … Continue reading Facebook brings mobile Messenger app to desktops

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nab.!t, an offer discovery lifestyle mobile app debuts in India

nab.!t, has debuted with an hyper-local offer discovery mobile app currently launched in android and available through google playstore servicing Bangalore city currently. nab.!t publishes offers which are directly posted by the merchants into this merchant center which makes offers more authentic. nab.!t is currently displaying offers available in Bangalore with select merchants who have … Continue reading nab.!t, an offer discovery lifestyle mobile app debuts in India

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Ahead of the Apple Watch debut, Fitbit adds multiple device support and bike tracking for the Surge

Fitness wearable maker Fitbit has just announced a pair of big improvements to its line of trackers. A so-called “fitness super watch,” the Fitbit Surge will soon be able to record bike rides and track distance, duration, average speed, heart rate, calories burned, and the time. The feature will come to iOS users in North America … Continue reading Ahead of the Apple Watch debut, Fitbit adds multiple device support and bike tracking for the Surge

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Gazon – the Android virus that SMSes everyone

Another Android SMS virus has been doing the rounds, masquerading as an Amazon Rewards app.It’s called Gazon, and it follows in the footsteps of earlier Android viruses like Selfmite andHeart App. The Heart App story ended quickly and abruptly, with the alleged perpetrator busted by Chinese police in just 17 hours.It seems he wasn’t a hardened … Continue reading Gazon – the Android virus that SMSes everyone

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trivago Hotel deal comparison from over 175 booking sites worldwide

trivago – the world’s largest hotel search trivago’s hotel search allows users to compare hotel prices in just a few clicks from more than 200 booking sites for over 700,000 hotels throughout the world. More than 80 million travellers use the hotel comparison every month and save an average of 36 percent for the same hotel … Continue reading trivago Hotel deal comparison from over 175 booking sites worldwide

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BlackBerry updates software, offers access to Android apps

TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry rolled out a major software update on Thursday, allowing users of its entire suite of BlackBerry 10 devices such as the Z10, Q10 and Z30 to access Android applications, and a host of other features, including Blend. The company said the BlackBerry 10 OS 10.3.1 gives users the ability to access … Continue reading BlackBerry updates software, offers access to Android apps

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Barwa Bank recognized for 3 Awards by Global Brands

Barwa Bank , Qatar’s fastest growing Shari’ah compliant banking service provider, has been named as the “Best Internet Banking Brand Middle East 2014,” “Best Mobile Banking Brand Middle East 2014,” and “Best Customer Service Banking Brand Middle East 2014” at the Global Brands Publication Awards 2014. Ms. Anoud Al Rajab, Barwa Bank ‘s Al Sadd … Continue reading Barwa Bank recognized for 3 Awards by Global Brands

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BlackBerry launches “Classic” in last-ditch effort

BlackBerry is returning to its roots with a new phone that features a traditional keyboard at a time when rival Apple and Android phones – and most smartphone customers – have embraced touch screens. With the Classic, BlackBerry is courting its core customer, the business user. The physical keyboard is something traditional BlackBerry users prefer … Continue reading BlackBerry launches “Classic” in last-ditch effort