Google is proceeding their push right into the real-time streaming market, today announcing that YouTube now supports live-streaming 720p and also 1080p content at the game-friendly structure rate of 60 fps.
While 60 fps live streaming is also supported by the internet’s largest streaming site, Twitch, Google surpasses their offering by supporting HTML5 playback. Compared to Flash, which Twitch uses for their streams, HTML5 playback is much more effective and also supports changeable speed playback, allowing users to rewind while watching a real-time stream and then catch up at 1.5 x or 2x regular speed. Continue reading
There are lots of security steps to keep your online documents secure, yet they regularly diminish or go away when you’re in fact using those data. Suppose an user attempts to swipe your data while you’re working with it? Microsoft believes it can help. It just revealed VC3 (Verifiable Confidential Cloud Computing), a system that maintains your information safeguard at virtually every action. Whenever you open content, it’s sent to a locked down device which limits access to you & you alone – in theory, this prevents also insiders (such as cloud providers, colleagues or government spies) from intercepting your tricks. Continue reading
Microsoft is bringing a new features and look to its Office mobile applications for Android phones. After launching an Android tablet version in January, the new Office applications for Android phones look very comparable. They’re additionally almost identical to the iOS version available on the iPhone, and designed with the exact same features in mind.
While the tablet versions permit you to get a fair quantity of editing done without a keyboard & mouse, the phone editions are truly for basic and also fast edits. Microsoft is utilizing the very same editing interface at the end of the screen, with options to quickly change font styles and also styling in Word. Continue reading
If you search for something on Google Search, does that mean you wish to Purchase it? Possibly. At least that appears to be the concept behind buy buttons, a new feature the Wall Street Journal says will certainly start presenting in the next few weeks. With a one-click way to buy exactly what you hunt for, Google plants its foot directly right into Amazon and also eBay region.
Baseding on the report, Google will display buy buttons only on cell phones and also when users search for products. They will certainly belong to sponsored (paid) search engine result within a ‘Shop on Google’ page. Buttons will not appear on non-sponsored results produced from Google’s basic search formula. Continue reading
Microsoft has released a new Windows 10 Mobile preview build, bringing with it a range of new features and also changes, and better compatibility with the large range of Windows Phones on the marketplace.
In the Windows 10 Mobile preview build 10080, Microsoft has actually introduced a beta version of the Windows Store, which has actually been built as an universal application with an interface just like the desktop computer Store. Microsoft says this Windows Store beta is much from feature complete, yet essential functionality, such as the capability to find and download and install applications, has actually been included. Continue reading
Google on Wednesday pushed out a minor update for its Gmail application for Android, which brings many small but beneficial features for customers, and also bumps the version number up to v5.2.
Users after the update will certainly be able to touch on various other user’s avatars to view their recent conversations with them in addition to the user’s contact details. The upgrade also makes it less complicated to open up several Gmail accounts & brings improved support for non-Gmail IMAP addresses. Also new in the Gmail application for Android is that when users bring in a new email account, it takes over the full screen rather than a discussion box hovering over the navigation drawer as seen just before.
Microsoft has been previewing its powerful Skype Translator for nearly 6 months, and the company is now ready for anyone to examine the software. While the previous releases, including support for Italian & Chinese, have been restricted to a small group of testers, Microsoft is getting rid of the sign-up need today to open up the preview to the masses. That means anyone could now make use of Skype Translator to translate English, Spanish, Italian, and also Madarin in real-time.
Skype Translator works by using a modified version of the Skype Windows 8 app to translate talked words right into text or sound. Continue reading
Google Play has now introduced a new and interesting feature which lets users ‘Pre-Register’ for apps in Google Play Store. The Pre-Register button allows interested Android customers to get notifications when the application or game is ultimately provided for download or to purchase .
The initial application to go deal with the Pre-Register feature is Terminator Genisys: Revolution, by Glu Mobile. The application is the official game of the Terminator Genisys: Revolution Movie, which is set to release in theaters starting July. The application is most likely to be available for download or to buy throughout that duration as well. Continue reading
Over the previous year Microsoft has actually already talked about exactly how it’s moving away from large launches for Windows in favor of smaller incremental updates that regularly evolve the operating system. And with Windows 10 around the corner, the company is going as far as calling it the last version of Windows. ‘Now we’re launching Windows 10, and because Windows 10 is the last version of Windows, we’re all still working with Windows 10,’ said Jerry Nixon, a developer evangelist speaking at Microsoft’s Ignite conference last week.
Nixon was clarifying exactly how when releasing Windows 8.1 in 2013, Microsoft was currently dealing with Windows 10 in the background. Such has often held true with all major launches. Continue reading
Google Maps play listing doesn’t quite elaborate on what’s new with the most up to date version, but the update’s certainly greater than just a bunch of bug fixes. Android Police has discovered that the app could now extract your Gmail account for info whenever you search for these specific key phrases: my events, my trips, my bookings and also my resorts. ‘My events’ will certainly list your Calendar entrances, while the others are rather self-explanatory. However, these key phrases only work for the Android version of Maps currently– the good news is that they’re not special to Mountain View’s navigation service. You can really type those key phrases or use them as voice commands on Google search or on Google Now. As long as you’re logged right into your account on an internet browser or an appropriate app, they’ll work completely whatever your device or system is.