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Amazon Anytime – New FaceTime and iMessage competitor in the works

Amazon is reportedly working on a new messaging service called Anytime which will support video and voice calls, text messages, encryption, group chats and much more. Amazon already has calling and messaging features in Alexa so Anytime might be their step into making it cross-platform and reach a larger user base.

Enlight Photofox is an amazing photo editor for iOS

Enlight Photofox is an amazing photo editing app for iPhone and iPad. The app supports editing with multiple layers, brushes, Darkroom style color editing, masking, filters, effects and other pro-level tools that designers and photographers love. The app has been developed by the Lightricks, creators of Facetune and Enlight, which won an Apple Design Award this year at WWDC and an App of the Year …

iPhone 8 to use 3D laser for AR and Autofocus – Report

Apple might integrate a 3D laser with iPhone 8’s rear camera for improved autofocus and better depth detection. This hardware addition should result in improved photography and enhanced augmented reality apps. Expected to be announced in September, iPhone 8 (or iPhone Pro or iPhone X), might ship with a VSCEL laser system. As per Fast Company, Apple’s engineers are still working on integrating the laser …

Seeing AI app recognizes and describes the world for blind people

Seeing AI is a new app by Microsoft which narrates the world around a user. Built for people with visual impairment, the app utilizes artificial intelligence to recognize and narrate what it sees. The app can recognize people, text, documents, currency, products, scenes as well as content from other apps. The user just needs to point the app at anything and the app will describe …

Google Backup and Sync is now available for macOS and Windows

Google has launched its new Backup and Sync utility for macOS and Windows. The utility intends to replace Google Drive and Google Photos desktop uploader apps for Mac and Windows by providing a single solution to keep all your data backed up. Even though the app is not called Google Drive, all data is still going to be synced to the same Google Services in …