Possibly a little late to the game, though never ever too late, Facebook’s applications have introduced a Find-My-Friends-like feature in the US called Nearby Friends. But the company has repeatedly stressed something about this brand-new feature, it’s optional.
‘Nearby Friends is an optional feature. You can select which could see if you are nearby (for example – your close friends, friends, or a specific friends list) and you could turn it on and off any time’ announced Facebook in a blog post on its Newsroom hub. Continue reading
On launch, Paper was extensively deemed the best application Facebook had actually created, with lots of favoring it to the App proper. It did not have a few functions the Facebook had, which left lots of wanting. With today’s update, Paper fans will acquire a host of new functions that could possibly have them moving away from Facebook entirely.
In Paper, we’ll now view updates for activities and Birthday parties, and finding them is equally very easy as when in Facebook’s application. Touch on the globe symbol, and it raises all your events and birthday celebrations of family and friends. If you intend to comment, you can now do so with a picture– similar to Facebook. Continue reading
Google’s Chrome Remote Desktop service, very first launched in 2011, is coming to mobile. Today, the company launched an Android app that will let customers access their desktop, whether through a Chrome internet app for Mac, PC, and Linux or with Chrome OS itself. Once you’ve set up your primary machine, you could introduce the Android app to hook up to it. Gigaom reported a few days ago that the app visited beta testing, but it’s now readily available to anyone with an Android phone or tablet, though doing a lot with the former will be a little cramped. There’s no accurate date offered for an iOS version, but Google shares it will certainly be coming later this year. Continue reading
Google Play Music is today including native support for Sonos, permitting Android users stream songs to the hi-fi speaker devices more easily. The ability to send out music directly to the preferred speakers is now baked right in, doing away with the have to make use of Sonos’ Controller application. Google Play Music is the very first significant solution to supply this level of built-in Sonos combination, and it was achieved thanks to a tight partnership between the two companies. “As we continue to invest in the method you experience and control your music in the home, curating and managing an array of services across multiple rooms, the benefits of playing your music to Sonos directly from these extremely services is clear,” Sonos claimed in a blog post. Continue reading
If there’s one certain service we rely upon each and every day a whole lot more than other, it would be e mail – and one of the most popular email clients around could well rapidly be infused with brand-new superpowers straight from the Google mothership.
Geek turned up screenshots today from what appears to be an honest variation of Gmail for Android, which the record claims will certainly bring an avalanche of new characteristics following becoming let loose from inner screening. Continue reading
Apple has simply projected a major upgrade to the three center members of its iWork efficiency collection. This most recent versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote consist of a lots of attributes that improve the individual experience in both the modifying process in addition to in sharing documents.
It may just be a chance yet the timing couldn’t be much more perfect. Last week, Microsoft embarked on its mission to gain back shed pavement byreleasing its Workplace collection for the iPad along with for Android. Continue reading
Vine is a mobile app launched by Twitter as a video-sharing device. The app allows users to make and post maximum length of six seconds video clips, and share them in Vine’s social network, or to other services such as Twitter and Facebook.
The idea is not just a video-sharing app. The innovation is in the making of “the moment”. Rather than hitting a “record” button for a six seconds of video straight, the app is designed for exhibiting short, separate instances to be linked into an idea, a conveyance of an concept, or simply telling a story. Continue reading
Over the years, popularity of POS (Point of Sale) systems is increasing significantly and already being used widely in retail stores around the world. Most of these POS software are desktop based offering a very limited set of features, lacking customization options with very old fashioned user interfaces back to windows 98. Due to their old fashioned rigid architecture, some time they are a big pain to the retailers. Vend, an online POS software on the cloud, wants to take the pain and make the retail stores even smarter and painless.
It’s perhaps the last thing we would certainly anticipate to happen, however a new report recommends that Apple is taking a look at the probability of introducing the iTunes Shop on Android. Yes, Android. It all stems from the folks at Billboard, which declare Apple is talking with the record tags regarding the plans and additional.
Apple has actually established exploratory talks with elderly tag execs concerning the opportunity of introducing an on-demand streaming service that would equal Spotify and Beats Music, according to 3 individuals aware of the talks. Continue reading
Google has actually expanded the capability of its “OK GOOGLE” voice search function within the Google Search app on Android. It now permits you take pictures or video clips.
If your gadget is running Android 4.1 or greater, simply open Google Search app. You’ll then have to tap the microphone or say “OK GOOGLE “. And finally, state “take an image” or “take a video clip”. Google will quickly introduce the camera app on your device. It’ll even open your favored mode – so you should record the photo or video you want in the specific second you wish. Continue reading