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WhatsApp Will Eliminate Annual Fee

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One of the most popular chat application, WhatsApp, finally formally removing a subscription fee of US $ 1 per year. This information is published directly by Jan Koum, Chief Executive WhatsApp some time ago.

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In an occasion in the DLD conference in Bavaria, Koum confirms that the annual registration fee WhatsApp will be removed. This decision and the plan will take effect immediately.

Subscription fee waiver reason this was done because the previous method (subscription fees) was not running well. Through a description of the blog, WhatsApp said there are still many users who do not have a debit or credit card number is also the reason for this change is done.

Therefore, WhatsApp plans to get revenue from the monetization of communication between corporations and individuals. However, given the current already has a parent company WhatsApp, Facebook, earning no longer a top priority.

“Starting this year, we will have tested the tool that allows the user to wear WhatsApp to communicate with the corporation or organization is desirable,” said WhatsApp in a statement through the blog.

Later through this service users can communicate directly with the bank when there is a transaction that indicated a problem, or with airlines when flights are delayed.

This policy change also known to be one way to continue to strengthen WhatsApp markets in developing countries, such as Brazil, Indonesia, and South Africa. The third country is known to have considerable WhatsApp users.

Got Over 10 Million Subscribers, Apple Music Threatens Spotify

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Had left millions of customers while testing is completed, now Apple Music has been gaining momentum back. Even the growing population and were able to beat the performance of the early competitors is Spotify.

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In the early days of his presence, Apple Music is indeed a positive response. No less than 15 million customers to try the service for three months. But when the trial period is completed, the service left a lot of customers.

A total of 8.5 million users of Apple Music in the trial period do not want to subscribe. Leaving only 6.5 million paying subscribers in October.

Currently slowly Apple Music continues to increase subscribers. In a recent report stated that the digital music streaming service has grossed 10 million paying subscribers in the first six months. The amount is even able to beat the achievement of Spotify

However, if the number of paying subscribers totaled Spotify is still on top Apple Music. Carrying up to now, the music service founded by Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon it has 20 million paying subscribers.

Although closed to within 10 million subscribers, many predicted Apple would be able to overtake Spotify Music. Mark Mulligan of them, Midia Research analyst, said Apple has the potential to become a leader in the service of music in 2017.

That belief is based on the number of collections owned by the musicians as well as support for Apple Music. Plus the music streaming service has penetrated Android platfrom, which would make it more popular.

Best Android Applications 2015 Version of Google Play

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Soon, 2015 will soon be over. As a part of the world’s largest online store, Google Play Store has finally released a list of the best applications throughout the year.

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In the official page Play Store, Google announced that the list of applications includes free and paid applications from five categories. The fifth category is games, productivity, movies, books, and news.

For the category of games, the five best applications 2015 version of the Google Play Store is BIMA-X, Vainglory, Minions Paradise, Rush Magic: Heroes, Duel Brain PREMIUM, and the Billionaire. In this category, Duel Brain PREMIUM to be the only best applications 2015 that are paid.

In the productivity category, Google Play Store pick Dubsmash, Go-Jek, Periscope, Mivo, and Bestie – Best selfie Camera. For this category, five such applications are all free.

For the category of best-selling movies, Google Play Store named Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol, American Sniper, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Proposal, The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, and Chappie. In this category, the majority is dominated by the genre of action and adventure movies.

In the category of books, Google Play Store pick Koala Kumal by Raditya Dika, Accelerate Your Success by Yusuf Mansur, Humor fuel by Inzra B, Dilan: He is Dilanku 1990 by Pidi Baiq, Baby Proposal and After Offce Hour: true love comes second by Dahlian & Gielda Lafita.

As in the category of news, Google Play Store chose Metro TV News, Tempo.co, Tabloid PULSE, Femina, and Girl. Such categories of productivity, the fifth of its news app is free.

Periscope add new features very useful

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Periscope reportedly has released a new feature that is claimed to be very useful to enhance the experience of live streaming video to users. Applications were officially acquired by Twitter some time ago that, reportedly now has added features rewind and fast forward.

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This feature is very useful for those who can not wait to watch the video being broadcast. Yes, usually 20 seconds at the beginning of the live streaming video will be used by the video makers to wait for more people to join. Now, with the fast forward and rewind features then you do not need to boredom for it because you can accelerate or even rewind live streaming video is being watched.

How it works is quite simple. You just need to push the replay button for a few seconds. After that, it will display a screen that displays video in a minimal format. You can move backward or forward through time ‘thread of time’ that is under video according to your will, then the video will automatically begin to play the video in seconds or minutes that you have chosen earlier. Not easy to use?

Unfortunately, this feature is available for most users Periscope on Android devices as well as the website version. The plan, in the near future these features will also be added to the iOS version Periscope.

List of New Applications For Smartphones

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For those of you who have advanced smartphones, it is not complete applications in the smartphone was not supported with equal sophistication of smartphones that we have. Applications provided the programmer has always been developed and many new applications coming in as the development of the technology world.

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Therefore, in order not to miss a list of applications that should be owned by your powerful smartphone, consider some of the following for a list of some of the latest applications for the week that you can download on your smartphone:


Application called Shelfie this is not software to staple the face or bernarsis ria, but useful app turns your phone into a bunch of interesting ebook in cyberspace. You can get this application for free on iOS and Android.


Application called Inkboard can be used to draw on the photo. You can use a variety of tools such as pencils, markers, highlighters, crayons, and erasers. The app is available on Android and iOS.

Google Keep

Google Keep is an application to record and have functions such as Evernote. This application is very useful for you to make notes quickly. Google Keep it can be used to organize records, sharing with friends, colleagues, and family. You can download it for free on Android and iOS.


Software called Paper can be used to sketch drawings and writing. When first launched, the application is only available for the iPad, but now can be used also on the iPhone.

Khan Academy

Khan Academy is the educational application that provides over 4,000 educational videos. Users who download the application can enjoy interesting videos from Khan Academy library, which contains interesting topics about general science, biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, finance, history, humanities, and more. This app is available for iOS and Android for free.

King of YouTube Make Game Absurd

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After successfully luring more than 10 billion viewers and 39 million subscribers, PewDiePie alias PewDiePie which is also touted as the King of YouTube to try their luck in the mobile gaming industry.

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Youtuber Swedish releasing mobile games themed himself with the title PewDiePie: Legend of the Brofist.

Released in two platforms, Android and iOS, PewDiePie: Legend of the Brofist display pixel version of Kjellberg and some fellow youtuber, such JackSepticEye, Markiplier, CinammonToastKen, Marzia, and several others. All the characters in the earlier game have an equal voice with the original figures.

The story offered on PewDiePie: Legend of the Brofist relatively little absurd. PewDiePie told to deal with the forces of evil and save some fans on YouTube abducted.

Yes, something like that. Unfortunately, PewDiePie: Legend of the Brofist not free. To be able to download this game you have to spend at least USD 4.99.

This is not the first time for Kjellberg to expand outside YouTube. Previously, he has signed an agreement with publisher Penguin Random House by launching his first book in October 2015 titled This Book Loves You. The book consists of 250 pages it contains important advice and quotes that inspire.