Every day we see hundreds of headlines in the technology sphere. Here at Uptodown we focus on the most important information related to the world of software, covering everything from the most relevant news items and articles on IT security to advice on online privacy.

The careers-centered social network is the latest to jump on the Lite apps bandwagon. Linkedin Lite does what any slimmed-down app should do: offers practically all the same features as its bigger sibling but delivers it in a much smaller and more lightweight package.

One Piece is undoubtedly the most important manga of the moment – and probably ever. It’s now 20 years to the day that we’ve been enjoy this adventure story. Yep, today marks the 20th anniversary of the first chapter of this historical epic about pirates. A story that captivates all kinds of people and that you can also experience on Android in one these free official One Piece games.

The upward trend in smartphone gaming revenues hit a milestone in 2016, having topped the revenues on sales of traditional console and PC games. According to industry analysts DFC Intelligencelast year revenues on mobile games surpassed $30 billion, up 32% on the year prior, with Asian countries like China being the greatest consumers of this kind of paid content.

The latest WhatsApp update has, like its predecessors, added a set of hidden functions that can be activated using an external app. In this case, the good people behind @WABetaInfo have uncovered an interesting feature in the newest version: the option to play a YouTube video in a window straight from the chat tab without having to open the YouTube app.

On Sunday, July 16, one of the greatest TV hits of all time is coming back to televisions in the United States with the premiere of the seventh season of Game of Thrones. Lots of people are counting down the hours till they’re reunited with the Starks, the Lannisters, the Targaryens, and other legends from the fantasy series that adapts the novels of George R. R. Martin. As we’re quite excited ourselves about this new season, we’ve put together a set of Game of Thrones apps to help us get prepared.

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People who spend the day under a bike helmet or with their speakers blaring at top volume invariably love Spotify, one of the best music streaming programs to be found. Besides letting you delve through the depths of its vast music catalogue, Spotify usually offers end-of-year usage stats for each user. Though we’re only halfway through 2017 we’ve been surprised with various details on our music consumption habits brought together in the website Spotify.me.

It’s quite clear that it’ll be a teensy bit less than impossible for Pokémon GO to recover the same number of active players it had last summer. Still, the latest update for its first birthday has brought a set of new features that increase its appeal, whether it’s the new system of gyms, raids against powerful creatures, or the various local events set to take place in cities around the world.

The appearance of Instagram Stories has massively shaken the world of social networks. One app in particular has suffered severe damage: Snapchat has been bleeding users every single day that’s passed since Instagram nicked the innovation that had made Snapchat the disappearing content app par excellence. In an attempt to rebound, Snapchat has just rolled out a handful of novelties that it hopes will help close the gap now yawning between itself and its competitors.

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Facebook recently launched a new functionality for its feature-laden smartphone app: Find Wi-Fi is a map displayed on Facebook showing all nearby places with a WiFi connection. One more highly interesting feature that’s now available for all users of the app.

Torchlight was a welcome surprise when it came out in 2009. The Runic Games studio was made up of some big names from Blizzard North including the brothers Erik and Max, fathers of the renowned Diablo saga. Hence why Torchlight has been deemed one of the spiritual successors of those early titles, beyond being one of the best ARPG/Hack and Slash to come out in recent years. All this makes the Western release of this adaptation to for Android devices a proper event. Torchlight: The Legend Continues can now be downloaded for free from Uptodown with no geographical limitations of any kind.