Twitter Moments launches in Mexico

Mexican Twitter users can now enjoy Moments in Spanish, almost nine months after the feature launched in the United States. I've been playing around with Moments, and it works just like its English counterpart. You get the same lighting bolt in the menu; tap on a moment and you will see a stream of images and tweets that you can explore by moving sideways. Select a tweet and you will be...

An app to watch movies and series for free

If you love films and TV shows, but find Netflix´s catalogue rather boring and limited, here´s something you have to try on your Android smartphone or tablet. Cinema Box is a free app that comes with tonnes of films and episodes at no cost. It includes titles like The Revenant, Deadpool, and Zootopia, while Big Bang Theory, The Office, and Friends are some of the shows that fill the dedicated...

How to use the new Microsoft Translator iPhone extension to translate a website

You can now use Microsoft Translator to, well, translate a full website on Safari mobile, thanks to its new iOS extension. Available in App Stores around the world at no cost, you will need to install the new 2.13 version of Translator. It is meant for iPhone users, but you will also find it for iPad as a 2x, pixelated app. Open Translator and head to "Settings", where the fourth tab lets...

First look: Nintendo’s Miitomo for iPhone and iPad

Nintendo launched Miitomo for iPhone and iPad in the Japanese App Store. The 80 MB app requires iOS 7 or later and is free to download. Is it fun to use this social network on a mobile device? Let's have a look. The app is available in eight languages, including English and Spanish. It offers different dialects like European English and Latin American Spanish. Nevertheless, Japan is the only...

Cortana for iPhone, Microsoft´s latest take on Siri (Update)

It took a long time, but Microsoft´s digital assistant Cortana is finally available for iOS. Before today, you needed an exclusive beta invitation from the Redmond-based company to get early access to the app. Cortana is available for iPhone and iPod Touch as a free download. You will need to enter your Microsoft ID – in other words, your Hotmail, MSN or Outlook mail – and grant Cortana...

This is your next game: Tower Dash for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch

I don't remember a game that got me as hooked as Flappy Bird. Back in February 2014 there you had me, trying to get that yellow bird passing through Mario-like pipes. Flappy Bird was a very complex one, but the world was obsessed. I remember scoring as little as 20 points, and that may be exaggerating. Hit a green pipe, or fall to the ground because of a leaky tap, and you had to start all over...

Album review: 25, by Adele

Adele is back after a three years of absence with a new record. 25 is made up of 11 tracks and returns the British singer to the spotlight. The album opens with Hello, the first song in history to see a million downloads in a week. The official video had over 61 million streams in its first seven days, only to find itself behind viral Harlem Shake. Moving...

Bolivia is the best!

I used to have so much fun with my travel buddy Kath writing down our list of to do things in South America: Machu Picchu, partying on Copacabana Beach whilst watching the World Cup, skiing in the Andes. Flying into Lima placed Peru at the start of our trip, but this was our only commitment and after spending a couple of weeks exploring we were free to go wherever we wanted to on the continent....