Sending out Google Maps directions to an Android Smartphone hasn’t already been that difficult for a while, however it’s now downright easy. Google has actually introduced a web feature that delivers instructions through a simple search. As long as your phone is effectively linked to your Google account, you only need to look for ‘Send Directions‘ to obtain the sphere rolling – choose the route, hit send and also your device will certainly be ready to navigate. Just some people show up to have accessibility to this option since this writing, but there’s a good chance that you’ll get to check it out before as well long.
Say hello to Hello. It is a new application from Facebook that’s developed to change your Android dialer and also deliver a far better phone experience.
With all the technology that’s readily available nowadays, you ‘d assume that simple points, such as your Smartphone dialer, would just be smarter compared to phone dialers were 10, 20, or even Three years ago. Although a lot of dialers now include smart features like caller ID, they still typically aren’t excellent. Facebook has therefore launched Hello as a alternative to the dial-er you’re presently making use of on Android. Continue reading
Microsoft will soon release Office applications described as ‘Universal’ for smartphones running the Windows 10 preview.
Microsoft presented universal applications for tablets in February with the Windows 10 technical preview, while the Desktop computer IT pro & designer preview for Office 2016 released in March, but now the firm has verified it’s getting ready release the Office universal apps with the Windows 10 preview for phones in April.
When it comes Microsoft Office, Microsoft has actually revealed it is working on Office 2016 apps for Windows 10 desktop computer devices along with touch-optimized Office applications for smartphones. Continue reading
Typically voice calls have actually long been restricted to your network connection, however with voice-over-internet calling (also called VoIP calling), messenger applications like WhatsApp can turn a standard Wi-Fi connection right into a way to put cost-free calls. Facebook-owned WhatsApp starting allowing Android users take advantage on VoIP calling a few weeks back, and also now it is rolling out the feature to iOS customers.
Nokia has formally confirmed that it is to buy Alcatel-Lucent for a total amount of around 15.6 billion euros (£11.2 billion). It calls the move a merger however also explains that the business will operate under the Nokia brand name in future.
As component of the deal, Nokia has actually additionally acquired Bell Labs, the R&D off-shoot founded by Alexander Graham Bell, developer of the first functional telephone. The Bell Labs brand will certainly be retained. Continue reading
QR (Quick Response) codes are two-dimensional (2D) matrix barcodes that you can scan or read with your iPhone, Android or other camera-enabled smartphone. With a simple free app, anyone can scan a QR and link to whatever is attached to the code.
PayQR – totally free financial application for mobile phones that allows paying for purchases from bank cards via QR-codes scanning. QR-codes are placed on any sort of paper and also electronic media in retails store, restaurants and e-shops. To make payment with PayQR the buyer just only open the application on their phone, point the cam at QR-code and confirm purchases on the screen. Continue reading
There was the rumors going on for the new style of micro-blogging website Twitter, and the company ultimately Rolls Out the new clean & transparent look of twitter.
Recently company revealed a new web page which will certainly have all the content feeds, and this is specially for those users which had not logged in type long period of time or really did not have account, however still want to know just what’s happening. From the start, you’ll see a list of subjects such as Pop Artists, Tech Blogs & Reporters, Actor & Actresses, TV Shows &Stars (of course) and also others. Users could click any one of the topics from the above list and also obtain all the real-time updates without log into the accounts. Continue reading
Chrome 42 has finished to a secure release and also is now available to download for Windows, Mac and Linux. Along with the common list of safety fixes (45 in total) and under-the-hood changes for security and also performance, Google’s newest release includes its new Push API and also Notifications API.
Together, these 2 new APIs allow web sites to send notifications to web surfers even after they’ve closed or navigated away from said site. Certainly, there’s a great line in between being useful & obtrusive when dealing with notifications. Fortunately, Google mandates that developers need to obtain consent for permission to make use of the Push API. Continue reading
If you were got a person in your contacts list that’s an actual mom, Google now allows you call them by saying just that. Many thanks to an upgrade to the Google application on Android, you could give those people nicknames. The feature was currently live for some, yet it appears to be available for everyone now (simply appeared for me). This means when you say ‘Call mom,’ or use something various other term to endearment, your phone will certainly call them automatically. After further examination of the APK, the people at Android Police discovered Mountain View is advancing towards the Trusted Voice feature that emerged a few versions back. Continue reading