Tag Archives: Standalone

Instagram Testing Standalone Direct Messaging App, Hinting at Potential Removal of DMs From Core App

Following in the footsteps of parent company Facebook, Instagram is beginning a test in six countries today that will see the launch of a new standalone app called “Direct,” which will be solely focused on direct messaging friends and family … Continue reading

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Facebook Rebrands Standalone ‘Events’ iOS App as ‘Facebook Local’

One year after launching the standalone “Events” app for iOS and Android devices, Facebook today announced a rebranding and relaunch of the app that will also bring bars, restaurants, and nearby attractions to your attention. Now called “Local from Facebook,” … Continue reading

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Developer creates standalone Animoji app with private APIs, doubles the recording time

Developer Simon B. Støvring has seemingly broken Apple’s new Animoji out of its Messages jail cell and into a whole new world. By tapping into private APIs, Støvring has created a standalone iOS app allowing users to record up to … Continue reading

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Oculus Go is the first standalone VR headset and is priced at just $199

At Oculus Connect, the company announced the first standalone VR headset with the Oculus Go. The headset is priced at $ 199 and will be released sometime in early 2018. Phandroid

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The ‘Vive Focus’ could be HTC’s standalone virtual reality headset

A new trademark filing from HTC suggests that we are nearing some type of announcement regarding the standalone VR headset that was teased back in February. Phandroid

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Facebook is officially shutting down its standalone Groups app

Facebook has announced that they’ll be officially shutting down their standalone Facebook Groups app for Android and iOS next month. Phandroid

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Samsung working on standalone VR headset with eye/hand tracking & facial expression recognition

At last month’s Mobile World Congress Shanghai, Samsung showed a secret standalone virtual headset prototype to partners. As spotted on VR Focus, the product uses technologies allowing it to track eye and hand movement as well as determine various facial expressions. … Continue reading

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Google I/O 2017: Google has new plans for VR and AR, including standalone headsets

We heard a bunch of interesting announcements in the keynote speech of this year Google I/O.  Google spoke about its progress in the virtual reality space and talked about its plans to bring in a standalone headset this year. This headset will … Continue reading

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Download VLC Media Player For Windows – Full Standalone Installer | By Uday

VLC Media Player is the most popular and robust multi format, free media player available. The open source media player was publically released in 2001 by non-profit organization VideoLAN Project. VLC Media Player quickly became very popular thanks to its … Continue reading

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Download Skype 7.18.0.109 For PC – Full Standalone Offline Installer | By Uday

Skype was first released in August 2003. It was created by Janus Friis (Denmark) and Niklas Zennström (Sweden) in cooperation with Ahti Heinla, Priit Kasesalu, and Jaan Tallinn (Estonia), who supplied the backend which was also used in Kazaa. Skype … Continue reading

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