Windows 10 is just a couple of months away. Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) still hasn’t offered a specific day, however the company announced that Windows 10 would launch at some time this summer. That’s a bit more specific than “later this year,” which had been Microsoft’s mantra up until Wednesday.
Windows 10 will certainly be a cost-free upgrade for current Windows 7 and 8.1 users, as well as Windows Phone 8.1 customers. Microsoft hasn’t but announced pricing for people using Windows Vista or earlier variations, but, honestly, you’re most likely a lot better off just acquiring a new PC if you aren’t even running Windows 7 at this point. Continue reading
Google’s Android Device Manager simply got a lot more useful and awesome.
The service, which Google launched several years back as a way for you to find and protect your Android device, has apparently helped more than 30 million Android device owners find their lost phones and tablet computers, and now it’s increasing to include of support for Android Wear. So, if someone must ever before misplace and even steal your Android device in the future, Just ask your timepiece for assistance. Seriously. Continue reading
WhatsApp’s voice calling feature is now readily available to all Android users. The world’s most popular messaging application with over 700 million monthly active users just introduced this feature just recently & rolled it out slowly to its Android users. If you are not an Android users, you’ll just have to wait a little longer to obtain this feature. Yet if you make use of Android, & haven’t yet switched on voice calling on WhatsApp, what are you awaiting?
The process isn’t as simple as updating WhatsApp to start using the voice calling features. It involves a couple much more steps that you need to follow. We’ve described these here, so have a look to enable voice calling WhatsApp for Android. Continue reading
Next time you purchase an Android phone, you just could find Waze among-st its pre-installed apps. View, it’s now component of Google Mobile Services, or what you call the list of Android apps that manufacturers and carriers could install prior to delivering devices out to purchasers. If you remember, Mountain View purchased the gps application back in 2013, and it remained different from Google Maps. In Google’s & Waze’s announcement at the Mobile World Congress, spokesperson Julie Mossler wrote – ‘If a leading telecom pre-installs Waze in his mobile phones, a big percentage of the population would quickly have actually accessibility to blocked roads, dangerous intersections traffic and more in real time.’ Continue reading
Google Now only shows helpful tidbits of knowledge from a handful of your applications right now, but the flood gates will fling wide open. Project director Aparna Chennapragada has actually revealed that Google plans to launch a developer kit that allows any one of your applications put their data right into Now, not simply those with unique accessibility. It’s unclear specifically when this will turn up, but Chennapragada suggests that there should not be collisions between contending software – your application use habits will certainly establish which cards appear. While that could be a little positive (it’s easy to see 2 social networks vying for your attention), there’s a good chance that Google Now will certainly come to be a one-stop shop for points you need to know.
The people at Dropbox proceed a run of handy updates with another addition that maintains you from having to venture outside of the cloud repository’s application. In the latest version, Android users will notice a built-in PDF viewer, comprehensive with all the sharing tools needed to distribute files. Exactly what’s more, you can now look the text of PDFs, Word documents & PowerPoint distribute files to find the exact item you need. Looking to modify a single slide for an upcoming discussion? Swiping over to the documents and also entering into a key words takes you right to it. The new version must show up in the Play Store in the following couple of days, and your trusty cell phone will likely alert you when it’s readily available.
In recent years, studies by companies consisting of Intel, McKinsey, and Penn State University of Medicine have actually uncovered the huge opportunity to capture cost savings through improved e-mail management.
In this age of “Email Overload”, workers face constant distraction from ever-increasing E-mail quantities with only a small percentage of those received messages (most estimates put the average at less than 20 %) considered relevant to current projects and also priorities. Continue reading
Google Play Music has extended its cloud storage space offerings from 20,000 songs to a massive 50,000 tracks.
For those that wish to keep their owned songs files but also like to stream, as opposed to carry the files on their device, Google Play Music is ideal. It enables an person to upload music to their account which then could be streamed to any type of device that has the application device , anywhere, totally free. If you’re currently using iTunes and also are considering making the switch, Google has actually made it very easy. An iTunes account could be linked to a Google Play Music account so all the music saved there can be kept in the cloud for streamed access to anywhere. Continue reading
Last month, I reported on an interesting new mobile service from Italy’s Zeromobile called WhatSim that guaranteed limitless WhatsApp message anywhere in the globe for simply EUR-10 (USD-11.60) a year. Well, a month later on – and before to it’s even delivered its first SIM card – WhatSim is currently changing up its business model to move beyond a single messaging application, however it has also positioned some restrictions on the service that make it less attractive to hard-core chatters.
It’s re-branded itself as ChatSim and also it’s now sustaining QQ, Apple iMessage, Facebook Messenger, Google Hangouts, KakaoTalk, Line, Skype, Snapchat, Telegram, Twitter, Viber, WeChat and in addition to WhatsApp. Continue reading
If you use of Gmail each day, you may have noticed that thing aren’t working fairly as intended. Gmail’s users have noticed that the old reliable autofill service isn’t really quite working as intended. Instead of auto-filling email “To” fields with the common suspects, e-mails that you rarely or perhaps could never have used are appearing. Imagine if you’re busy and also send e-mail without looking as well hard at that you’re sending to (it happens, trust us), the prospective embarrassment aspect is very high.