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How to send spam calls straight to voicemail with Google's phone app

Google just gave us another good reason to use its phone app: better protection from spam callers.  The company's phone app for Android has a new setting that can automatically detect spam calls and send them straight to voicemail so your phone
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Google Maps no longer lets you book Uber rides without leaving the app

Google Maps giveth and now it has taketh away a handy Uber feature that had let you book rides without leaving the app. In 2016, Google Maps added the ability to book Uber rides directly, without any need to launch the Uber app, saving users time
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Uber's 911 button is now available for riders in the app

Uber's (newish) CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says he's all about safety — for riders, drivers, pedestrians, and other people on the road. That's why last month he spearheaded a series of new features and updates to the ride-hailing app. A suite of
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Sorry iPhone users, Apple won't let you have the Steam Link app

Welp, it looks like the App Store won't be getting Steam's newest app after all. Apple has rejected Steam Link, an app that lets you play Steam games on your iPhone or iPad, even though the company initially approved the app for its App Store. SEE
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7 social media apps you totally forgot about — and what happened to them

All things die. Humans die. Plants die. Stars and planets die. And so, too, do your favorite social media networks become shrouded in that inevitable darkness that descends upon us all. SEE ALSO: The 100 best iPhone apps of all time Okay. So that's
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Slack wants you to never leave its app

Quick, how much actual work are you able to get done just in Slack?  Chances are, unless your job description includes "sending an endless stream of GIFs and emoji to coworkers," the answer is not that much. But that may soon change. Today, at
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Unleash your inner Jedi (or Sith) with this AR Star Wars lightsaber app

Becoming a Jedi is closer than you think. Lenovo’s AR app allows you to have a lightsaber duel just like they did in a galaxy far far away.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Solo, Star Wars, Han Solo, and Darth Vader
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Teen monitoring app used by parents reportedly leaked Apple ID passwords

Parents have been using a monitoring service called TeenSafe to ensure their kids are protected, but the app reportedly has some security issues of its own. As first reported by ZDNet, two of the company's servers, which are hosted on Amazon's cloud
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The easy-to-use app DaisyDisk helps you clear space on your Mac for less than $10

If you have a MacBook, you're probably astonished when you notice your machine running sluggishly, or when you somehow magically run out of the (usually pretty massive) drive space. If you've had your computer for a while, or just tend to work on
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Google tries to burst filter bubbles with redesigned 'News' app

Google wants to broaden your horizons — and maybe put some "fake news" to rest — with its updated News app. The company rolled out the new program during its I/O conference TuesdayIt uses artificial intelligence to show everyone a broad

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