I tried 'Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,' the new game from the creators of 'Pokémon Go,' and it's magical

2019-03-13 07:04

I went hands-on with "Harry Potter: Wizards Unite," which promises to be a lot more than just a rehash of "Pokémon Go."

Chaos has reportedly erupted inside Facebook as employees find themselves unable to open the company's apps on their iPhones

2019-01-31 08:08

Apple says Facebook violated its developer policies and removed the security certificate that allows the company's internal apps to function.

People are petitioning Google to remove a gay conversion therapy app

2019-01-17 09:05

An online petition calling for the gay conversion app to be removed from Google's Play Store has garnered almost 40,000 signatures.

Must-have holiday apps

2018-12-14 13:26

Whether you are catching a flight, looking for a pet sitter, heading out on a long road trip, or trying to plan the perfect Christmas lunch around load shedding, finweek’s pick of holiday apps are sure to be useful.

If any of your apps don't work in MacOS Mojave, a small tweak in your settings might fix the problem

2018-12-07 20:37

Adobe Photoshop wouldn't open after I upgraded to MacOS Mojave. But a simple trick fixed my problem — and it could fix your incompatible apps, too.

SA’s best business opportunities right now include pet products and security, according to one top tech investor

2018-10-30 07:11

The investment partner behind brands like UCook and CarZar believes Afro-centric products and virtual home assistants are among the hot opportunities right now.

The 9 best apps for your weight loss needs, according to experts

2018-10-22 14:31

Because I know you're always on your phone anyway.

"I was the weird person on the Gautrain bus, eyes closed with my hands on my lap, meditating"

2018-09-07 11:29

"I tried using an app to calm my anxiety - here's what worked"

The first app to get approved as birth control in Europe has now been green-lit in the US, despite controversy

2018-08-12 19:36

Birth-control app Natural Cycles has been approved by the US FDA, shortly after it came under fire in Sweden when 37 women reported getting pregnant while using it. Using an algorithm, the app tells women when they have the highest and lowest chances

How world's most powerful app is squandering its lead

2018-07-26 07:10

Tencent did a phenomenal job making WeChat Pay ubiquitous in China. It’s squandering that lead if it refuses to have global ambitions, says Tim Culpan.


Japanese app that "translates" women's feelings causes outrage

2019-02-28 11:42

Whatever happened to the traditional listening to understand concept?

I keep over 200 apps on my iPhone's home screen — here's the system I use to stay organized

2019-01-26 18:32

Right now, I have 204 apps on my iPhone X. But I have a system so I can always find what I'm looking for.

Want to rent a vintage Jaguar? Test-driving two Airbnb-like apps

2018-12-30 13:00

A trio of "sharing economy" apps allow occasional access to well-maintained classics. DriveShare, Turo, and Vinty all function like Airbnb, but each has a unique position.

For many women, tracking their fertility can be an emotional whirlwind and have them give up altogether

2018-12-12 15:56

Some women use paper charts or fertility apps to track their chances of getting pregnant. But while some may find the experience positive, others feel overwhelmed, or give up altogether.

More than 500,000 people downloaded games on the Google Play Store that were infected with nasty malware — here are the 13 apps affected

2018-11-27 17:14

Two apps containing malware were promoted by Google in the Play Store, and 11 others were also found with malware.

The 11 most useful features in iOS 12

2018-10-28 19:10

iOS 12 is here. Apple unveiled the newest iPhone and iPad software in June, but launched the big update in September. If you're new to iOS 12, here's the best it has to offer.

Uber passengers will get banned from the app if their rating drops below 4 stars

2018-09-08 09:20

Uber riders in Australia and New Zealand with ratings under 4 stars are in danger of being kicked off the app, the company announced.

This emergency safety app is big in Soweto – here’s how it works

2018-09-02 18:00

A free mobile safety app is helping Sowetans respond to emergencies faster than a call to the authorities.

I keep all 204 of my iPhone apps on just one home screen — here's the system I use to stay organised

2018-08-02 11:30

I've created a system that makes it easy so I can always find what I'm looking for.

These photo-editing apps are blowing up on Instagram for one simple reason: nostalgia

2018-07-25 08:57

Huji Cam has been downloaded 22 million times since October.

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