Vimeo is finally jumping on the 4K bandwagon. Starting today, the preferred video-sharing web-site is giving its Pro customers & Vimeo on Demand sellers the capacity to permit people download their content in 4K quality. The clips will not be offered for customers to stream just but although they can be downloaded for free of charge – or for a cost – at the owner’s discretion.
Andrew Pile, Vimeo CTO, noted that it’s still pretty early for streaming in 4K. When you look at the 4K landscape, he has a point – only a handful of televisions sustain 4K playback. Suitable desktop computer monitors do already existing but their relatively high cost has prevented them from going mainstream. Continue reading
Microsoft’s Torque is handy if you would like to search the web through a fast shake of the wrist and a voice command, however you have actually had to make use of an Android Wear Smart-watch to try the Bing-powered app. That’s very little help if your wrist is bare, is it? You won’t have sit on the sidelines any type of longer, however. A revamped version of Torque now runs on any kind of reasonably modern Android phone [4.3 or later], no wearable needed; you just have to shake your phone to bring up a mini window and start speaking. The app also provides streamlined answers for even more of your questions, including flight statuses as well as events. Torque is still a bit superfluous when Android is virtually built around Google search, however it worth a look if you cannot (or just don’t want to) use of ‘OK Google‘ to get a quick answer.
Good information for those of you who use Microsoft’s cloud storage service on Android. Earlier today, the OneDrive app got an upgrade that now lets it send push notifications for shared files and also folders to your device, making it much easier to keep up with collaborators on the modifications being made to documents. In addition to that, this new version also allows you to get customized pin code timeouts within the application, in addition to adding thumbnails to OneDrive for Business files. These improvements must help make OneDrive for Android much better on Google’s platform, something that’s going to be appreciated by people who make use of Redmond’s virtual locker consistently.
Microsoft showed Windows 10′s desktop and computer mouse features when it made the enterprise-focused technical preview available to download on October 1, and as expected, it supplied hardly any in the method of brand-new touch functionality.
According to a new report, you may not have lengthy to wait to see Windows 10′s tactile side and its customer features. Microsoft experts informed The Verge that Redmond is planning to show them off at an event to be held in late January, which will be different to Microsoft’s appearance at CES during the middle of the month. Continue reading
Opera Software has actually revealed the first beta variation [simply for Android] of its very-popular Opera Mini browser, ultimately enabling end-users to use upcoming features in advance of general release. The company is additionally working with a subscription model for applications called the Opera Subscription Mobile Store.
Notably, Opera Software launched the beta version of its main browser back in March, following with in Google and Mozilla’s footsteps. The Opera Mini beta web browser comes with a fresh new look in-line with the Google’s Material Design. Continue reading
Twitter announced but one more method it would like to try to make us dislike it greater than Facebook this week, revealing a plan to make the mobile app much more invasive than ever.
From the company that brought you Scan & Upload My Address Book we now have a strange app-monitoring system that promises to rifle through our mobiles to see what applications we’ve got on them, then serve us stuff related to our application collections. Continue reading
If you use a Windows 8 COMPUTER, you have probably noticed that the Windows Store is built for house usage; you’ll find serious devices like Office, but it’s not really suggested for work. That’s going alter in a large, large way with Windows 10. Microsoft has revealed that its future software program will permit your workplace provide a customized version of the Windows Store that consists of both in-house Apps and approved public Apps. Your IT managers will certainly have a much easier time behind the scenes, as well – they’ll have a web-based device that permits them quickly appoint apps and manage updates. No, you most likely will not get to install games on your office COMPUTER, yet this means that your company is less likely to cling to an ancient version of Windows simply because it wants more control over the devices you make use of. If absolutely nothing else, it’ll make the day-to-day grind a little more bearable.
Remember Carousel? That application from Dropbox that automatically backup your photos and displays them in a Carousel? Well, it’s now available for tablets and web.
In April, when Carousel for Android and Apple iPhone unveiled, Dropbox had actually described its new Smartphone application as a gallery for all the pictures and also videos from your life, considering that it incorporated the photos in your Dropbox with the pictures on your Android or iOS smartphone and automatically backed up new pictures as you snapped them. Continue reading
It’s clear by now that Facebook wants to own and also operate a family of applications. It has obtained popular applications like WhatsApp & Instagram, constructed duplicate applications like Slingshot, attempted to release new experiences like Rooms and Paper and even made Facebook features, such as Messenger, right into standalone applications.
While many of these apps look good and have potential, some of them, including Poke & Cam, never quite made an impact and also were at some point yanked. Facebook isn’t giving up though. In fact, the company has released yet another new app. And also this time around around it’s based on an feature: Facebook Groups.What is Facebook Groups, the Facebook feature? Continue reading
WhatsApp Android users won’t even have to lift a finger to take advantage of the strongest encryption but for a significant mobile messaging client. The application’s most recent Android upgrade will include strong end-to-end encryption by default, meanings that your messages are simply visible to you and the person you’re chatting with, The Verge reports. Most significantly, the company won’t be able to decrypt messages by itself, also if they obtain demands from law enforcement. It’s a step above the conversation file encryption Facebook & Google offer, which they can perhaps decrypt. WhatsApp tapped Open Whisper Systems, developer of the safe called app Signal & TextSecure, to implement the file encryption. Continue reading