• IDG Contributor Network: Getting started with Twilio account security using Node.js and MongoDB

    2 monthes ago - By InfoWorld

    One of the first considerations for developers building mobile and web apps is how to handle account security, namely how they're going to protect and authenticate their users and their data. The days where a username and password was sufficient to protect accounts are long behind us, and we're reminded of this nearly every day in the form of large-scale breaches, high-profile account takeovers, or massive digital heists.
    Andrew Baker is a developer-educator at Twilio .
    Adding stronger account security such as two-factor authentication to your app is one of the simplest ways to increase...
    Read more ...

     

  • The Windowed app allows Instagram users to post photos from their desktop

    The Windowed app allows Instagram users to post photos from their desktop

    2 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Windowed is a desktop browser disguised as a mobile one in order to make Instagram uploads from desktops possible. The program is a free open-source browser developed by a photographer.
    Read more ...

     

  • 7 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

    7 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

    2 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    This has been a particularly good week for paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, and Thursday's list continues the trend. We've got a terrific roundup for you today that includes seven different apps, but as always these sales could end at any minute. In other words, get a move on already.
    Read more ...

     

  • Using Long Exposure in iOS 11's Photos App

    2 monthes ago - By TidBITS

    The Long Exposure effect for Live Photos captured using an iPhone or iPad under iOS 11 is impressive. Jeff Carlson compares how to get the same shot with the iPhone and a traditional camera. Read the full article at TidBITS , the oldest continuously published technology publication on the Internet. To get a full-text RSS feed, help support our work and become a TidBITS member! Members also enjoy an ad-free version of our Web site, email delivery of individual articles, the ability to make long comments with live links, and discounts on Take Control orders and other Apple-related products.
    Read more ...

     

  • Best Android Wear 2.0 Apps

    Best Android Wear 2.0 Apps

    2 monthes ago - By Android Central

    You're going to want to install these.
    It's a new day for Android Wear. Apps are no longer sidecar-style programs that share data back and forth from your phone. Instead, the apps are installed directly on the watch and run completely independently of the phone. This means apps need to be able to do everything on the watch, so design and functionality matter more than ever. Here's a look at the Android Wear apps that work best in this new 2.0 world!
    More: The definitive Android Wear 2.0 review!
    Note : This list will be constantly updated with new great Android Wear 2.0 apps when they're...
    Read more ...

     

  • Pocket Gamer's best games of September giveaway - Opus: Rocket of Whispers

    Pocket Gamer's best games of September giveaway - Opus: Rocket of Whispers

    2 monthes ago - By Pocket Gamer

    It's that time of the month again, when Pocket Gamer gives away a bounty of codes for last month's absolute best games to our wonderful community, the App Army .
    For those unaware, that's our diehard band of mobile gaming enthusiasts. In exchange for their critical thoughts, we give them codes for unreleased games on a weekly basis and you can join in the fun by simply signing up on Facebook .
    That's a requirement to get a chance at a code in the giveaway, but
    Read more ...

     

  • Taylor Swift Is About To Launch Her Own Social Media Network

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Taylor Swift is about to launch her very own social network in the form of The Swift Life, a mobile app for Android and iOS devices developed by Glu Mobile. The platform is described as a “digital entertainment project” by the San Francisco, California-based software developer who said that The Swift Life will enter beta testing shortly, noting how its initial plan is to soft-launch the app in select territories before releasing it on a global level in late 2017. The Swift Life was designed as a traditional social media network with a focus on one of today's most popular musicians on the...
    Read more ...

     

  • Best iOS app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

    Best iOS app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

    2 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest iOS app deals on sale in the iOS App Store.
    Read more ...