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MSTY Music Messaging App Lets Users Communicate With Song Clips

A new app called MSTY (My Song To You) allows users to send 30-second segments of songs from among the latest chartbusters, combined with a photo and text. The British company has launched the app in 155 countries with a catalogue of 2,000 song clips, cut down to the most meaningful 30 seconds by humans […]

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You Can Now Recover Deleted Files, Calendars, and Contacts on iCloud

Finally you will be able to recover your accidentally (or purposely) deleted files on iCloud.com. Apple has updated its cloud storage service to enable the recovery of deleted files, calendars, and contacts on the Web version of iCloud. The option to recover deleted files and other changes can be found in the Advanced Settings pane. […]

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Activists to Use Smartphones to Crack Down on Illegal Quarries

In their fight against illegal quarries, a group of environmental activists in Kerala are planning to use smartphones as a tool as part of their efforts to survey and map quarries operating across the state. The members of Kerala Paristhiti Aikya Vedi, a state-based green outfit, and the Salim Ali Foundation have drawn up a […]

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MakeMyTrip Launches Train-Booking App With Support for 5 Indian Languages

Online travel agency MakeMyTrip announced the launch of a train-booking app that lets users book and search for train tickets in six languages. The company claims it’s the first in the country to introduce a vernacular rail booking app that supports five Indian languages – Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Gujarati – in addition to […]

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Windows 10 Mobile Gets Unofficial Google Play Access to Android Apps

With Windows 10, Microsoft has made it easier than ever for developers to port their Android and iOS apps to its operating system. But it seems, there is an easier way to run Android apps on Windows 10 Mobile: using Google Play. Over at XDA, a popular forum for Android developers, someone has managed to […]

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US FAA Says Software Update May Be Responsible for Malfunction

A technical problem at an air traffic control center in Virginia that caused hundreds of flights to be delayed or canceled along a large swath of the East Coast was possibly caused by a software upgrade, according to a statement from the Federal Aviation Administration on Sunday. The FAA said the upgrade was designed to […]