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Snapchat releases new, rebuilt app for Android

Apr 09, 2019 - 10:42 AM

The new app is expected to now be on par with the iOS version

SNAPCHAT. The Snapchat logo is displayed on a mobile phone, March 1, 2017 in Glendale, California. File photo by Robyn Beck/AFP

Privacy concerns raised over PNP's human rights app

Dec 05, 2017 - 7:01 PM

(UPDATED) When trying to install the app – which is purely informational and should need no special permissions – the app requests access to one's text messages, phone and phone call logs, and photos and other media files

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. Chief Supt. Dennis Siervo, head of the PNP Human Rights Affairs Office, talks about the Know Your Rights app during a press conference Sunday, December 4, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Android app Umbrella trains users in digital and physical security

Jun 18, 2017 - 6:10 PM

Umbrella is a risk encyclopedia that helps teach activists human rights defenders journalists and others how to stay safe online and offline

Start 2017 right with these apps installed on your phones

Dec 31, 2016 - 2:26 PM

There are many worthy applications you can spend your time on but we ve narrowed our list of must keep apps for 2017

Poe vs Comelec, approved PH bills, ISIS Android app | 12PM wRap

Jan 19, 2016 - 12:49 PM

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Instagram's Bolt photo-sharing app starts small

Jul 30, 2014 - 2:10 PM

Instagram s Bolt application is a photo and video sharing app that s starting out small by launching in 3 countries

INSTAGRAM'S BOLT. The new photo and video-sharing app has a limited rollout in Singapore, New Zealand, and South Africa. Screen shot from Bolt website.

'Flappy Bird' flying out, says developer

Feb 09, 2014 - 9:08 AM

I am sorry Flappy Bird users 22 hours from now I will take Flappy Bird down I cannot take this anymore

Tools to help you minimize food waste

Jan 23, 2014 - 3:15 PM

Every Filipino wastes 3 3 kg of rice a year equivalent to over 300 000 metric tons nationwide

SMART SOLUTIONS. Stop food waste from your smart phone with these helpful apps. Photo from shutterstock

Rappler launches Android app

May 20, 2013 - 8:15 PM

Get the Rappler experience on your Android smartphone

TechRap: Facebook Home, LG Optimus G Pro

Apr 15, 2013 - 4:42 AM

We go hands on with Facebook Home and find out if provides a better way to experience Android show you how to get Chat Heads on your Android phone and dual shot on your iPhone And we take a first look at the yet to be released LG Optimus G Pro

MMDA and Waze apps: Your traffic companions

Nov 20, 2012 - 2:50 PM

Looking for better road information for Metro Manila? You ll want to check out the MMDA and Waze apps

COMBINED AWESOME. Learn about how these two apps can work together to get you out of literal jams.