This coming Tuesday, T-Mobile will give subscribers free FIFA World Cup stickers and more

Tuesday is only a couple of days away, and with the observance of Memorial Day in the states on Monday, it will be the beginning of the next work week in the U.S. It also is the day that T-Mobile subscribers get their weekly freebies thanks to the T-Mobile Tuesday program. If you are a subscriber to the nation’s third largest carrier, all you need to do is open the T-Mobile Tuesdays app to claim your weekly tokens of appreciation from the company.
This week’s freebies include:

Free FIFA World Cup stickers from Panini.$25 toward dinner from a Restaurant.com …


WhatsApp will get stickers and group video calls option soon

Facebook announced earlier today that major changes are coming to WhatsApp soon. Among the most important, group video calls will arrive “in the coming months,” WhatsApp’s director Mubarik Imam confirmed during F8 conference.

While she didn’t offer any additional details on the upcoming feature, she did reveal screenshots that show four people simultaneously participating in a video call, although it’s unclear if that’s the maximum number supported or one that’s been randomly chosen by WhatsApp to demo the feature.

Furthermore, Imam said WhatsApp will get stickers, in the same vein …

Best custom AirPods & accessories in 2018: Colorful earbuds, stickers, hooks, cases, and fins

Got AirPods? 

Apple’s wireless earbuds are selling like hotcakes, fueling rumors that Apple could potentially ship more than 25 million pairs in 2018, which would realistically decimate any competing rival in terms of market success. And in the long run, this is what determines if gadget will go down in history as successful or not.

Now, the popular AirPods have been around for a while and word on the street is Apple is prepping a second generation of the earbuds that will come with a wireless-charging case, but we wouldn’t bet that these will be available in the coming months …

Android version of the SwiftKey app receives an update; new toolbar quickly finds GIFs and stickers

One of the most popular apps of all time is SwiftKey, which offers third-party QWERTY keyboards to iOS and Android users. The company was purchased by Microsoft for $250 million back in 2016, and the app allows users to replace the stock QWERTY on their handset with SwiftKey’s customizable keyboard. Yes, this is a free app that according to the company, is employed by more than 250 million people worldwide.

SwiftKey for Android has just received an update to version 7.0. One of the new features is a toolbar that allows users to quickly call up stickers and GIFs. It even allows subscribers …

Snapchat update adds GIF stickers and some design changes

The team behind Snapchat has just announced new features are coming to its app as of this week. After the users’ backlash following Snapchat’s redesign, the developers have decided to make some changes that should diminish some of the bad choices they made in the past.

First off, the latest update brings GIF stickers, which are now available via Giphy. These can be found in the Sticker Picker tab, along with many other GIF options. On top of that, Snapchat folks have added two new tabs: Friends and Discover. The new tabs are supposed to make it easier for Snapchat users to keep up with Stories …

Starting today, you can add GIF stickers to your Instagram stories

Instagram is always working on improving the user experience by making little changes or additions to the app. Starting today, those who post stories on Instagram will get another tool to use that can make the content they post more interesting to view. Instagram is now allowing stories to contain GIF stickers, which you can easily find through GIPHY. And if that isn’t enough to make you jump for joy, you will soon be able to upload stills and videos of any size, which means that your contributions won’t have to be edited to fit the current portrait layout.

To add an animated GIF sticker …

Gboard for Android updated with downloadable stickers and Bitmoji support

Google has just announced a new update will be rolled out to Gboard users on Android devices in the next few days. As the title says, the new update introduces downloadable stickers and adds support for Bitmoji.

With the latest update, Gboard users will be able to share stickers and Bitmoji in any application that allows for image pasting, including most messaging apps available for Android devices. Once the newest version of Gboard for Android is installed on your phone, you will be able to download stickers packs or the Bitmoji app via Google Play.

You’ll be able to use either of …

Apple celebrated Earth Day by awarding special badges and stickers to certain Apple Watch users

Saturday was Earth Day and Apple celebrated the event through the Apple Watch. Those who spent at least 30-minutes on Saturday by exercising, received a special achievement badge found in the Activity app. To qualify for the badge, users had to “run, walk, cycle, wheelchair or swim” for at least 30-minutes using the Apple smartwatch, or a third party app that sent the workout data to Health Kit.

This continues a trend that saw Apple offer special achievement badges to Apple Watch users during Thanksgiving. Keep in mind that it is always good to exercise away all of that turkey consumed on …

Viber now lets you slap stickers on photos and send them to your unsuspecting friends

Popular messaging and calling app Viber has been updated to version 6.8. Live on Android and iOS, the new release gives users a fun way to share their favorite stickers. Users can add any sticker from any pack downloaded to their photos, giving them a fun, personal twist.

The update also includes a brand new sticker pack that’s specifically designed for the “Stickers on Photos” feature. It features items such as hats, glasses, beards, and other designs to brighten up your photos.

Apparently, Viber users sent over 40 billion stickers last year. The new “Stickers on Photos” feature …

Instagram takes another move from Snapchat's playbook by adding location-based stickers to Stories

Instagram Stories has proven to be a beast to be reckoned with since it launched about six months ago. Just about a month ago, we reported that the service had accumulated over 150 million daily users since its inception last August. That’s a seriously impressive number, and with its user base continually growing, Instagram has been hard at work to ensure that its Stories service has as many features to play around with as possible.

Today, Instagram unveiled that Geostickers will be making their way to the Stories section of the application. As the name suggests, Geostickers …