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It's not just you: Apple's software is buggier than it used to be — here's how they fix it

Apple has a plan to fight iOS bugs.Image: dustin drankoski/mashable By Karissa Bell2018-02-13 00:48:16 UTC Apple might finally be ready to take the many bugs that’ve been plaguing iOS more seriously. The company is making a major change to how it approaches software updates that will emphasize reliability and stability over speed, according to a …

New book vividly reveals Snapchat’s sexty dorm-room origin

“He wouldn’t have to worry about sending a hookup a picture of his junk! And girls would be way more likely to send him racy photos if they disappeared.” That’s just a taste of juicy details found in “How To Turn Down A Billion Dollars: The Snapchat Story”, a new book coming out tomorrow from …

How to switch back to the old version of Snapchat (before it sucked)

Image: Daniel Sambraus/Getty Images By Raymond Wong2018-02-10 22:48:34 UTC All is not well for Snapchat. The app has ticked off its most loyal users with its latest redesign which merges your friends’ snap messages with their Stories.  It’s the app’s first major #facepalm. But good news! There’s a way to switch back to the old …

4 reasons why you should be using VLC 3.0, the best media player ever

Image: videolan organization, mashable composite By Raymond Wong2018-02-10 18:56:24 UTC VLC, the world’s best open-source media player (it plays like virtually every format), just reached a big milestone in its 17-year history. The free app’s been updated to version 3.0 “Vetinari” and with it comes a hefty list of new features like the ability to …