Facebook Adds 'Nearby Friends' To Show You Where Everyone's At

Facebook’s newest feature, Nearby Friends, begins rolling out today. The opt-in app addition lets your friends know when you’re close by, with the option to show your precise location on a map, if that’s the kind of thing you want to share with your friends.

Two Aussie Developers' New Budgeting App Lets You Forecast Your Bills

The debut iOS app from the guys at Minus4°, Bills Forecast lets you quickly look forward at upcoming recurring bills, and add in expected purchases and yearly costs (like your car’s rego and insurance). The product of a year’s work from developer Toby Pattullo and designer Dean Hecker, the app looks great — it’s especially useful for getting an easy idea of how much spending or saving money you’ll have left over every month.

iOS 7's Biggest Annoyances (And How To Fix Them)

The release of any new operating system brings a slew of slight problems and annoyances. iOS 7 is no different. With that in mind, here’s how to fix some of the more common annoyances.

Push Launcher For iOS: Access Your Go-To Apps In One Easy Location

Now, there’s only so much you can really do as far as shortcuts go on an (non-jailbroken) iPhone. But if you’re set in your ways and still want some of the saved seconds a neat and tidy app launcher could afford you, Push Launcher is about as close as you’re going to get.

A 4-Year-Old Android Bug Could Bring Malware To 99% Of Devices

A team of security researchers claim to have identified a four-year-old Android bug that can allow malicious trojans to appear as verified apps, infecting devices with malware while users remain unaware of its presence.

Lytro Has An iOS App Now

The Lytro light-field camera is miles in front of other cameras in the way that it handles light and focus, but it has been lagging behind in photo upload for some time now. That’s about to change, however, as the folks at Lytro roll-out the first iOS app today.

New iPhone Apps: Valet, Finder Codes, Ninja Jamms, And More

This week’s collection of apps went all over the place in terms of content. If you’re someone prone to bouts of amnesia during daily activities, there’s plenty to cure what ails you down below. Aspiring musicians and video chat-junkies won’t be disappointed either. Everyone else: maybe next week.

Dutch Horror Film Wants You To Use Your Smartphone While Watching

Checking your phone — or even worse, taking a call — during a movie is a massive social faux pas. A faux pas unless you’re watching a new Dutch horror flick that explicitly wants you to use your smartphone as much as possible.

Get Glue HD: Obsess Over TV With Other Obsessives

Ever used a TV guide or tie-in app like Fango? We’d forgive you if you thought they were a little janky. GetGlue HD fills in what for what those god awful things are lacking, offering a totally personalised couch potato experience.

WinPhone Store Bug Sees Microsoft Block New Apps

Microsoft is experiencing major problems with its Windows Phone Store as it updates from the backend system which used to power Windows Phone Marketplace. The result: major problems downloading software, and a block on new apps.