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Windows 10 Upgrade Will Not be Available to Everybody at Launch Day

Windows 10 Upgrade Will Not be Available to Everybody at Launch DayWindows 10 will certainly be available from 29 July but it has been exposed that a lot of customers will certainly not really get the upgrade that day.

Microsoft has confirmed its present strategies and it will be phasing the launch of the software program in order to avoid servers being overloaded on day one and also therefore making the procedure laborious and time consuming.

In fact, it is likely to only permit Windows Insider program members to download the software originally, with the ordinary consumer anticipated to wait until the following day or even much longer. Continue reading

Now You Can Access Google Custom Map Maker Via Google Drive

Google Custom Map Maker Via Google DriveGoogle’s Custom Map maker has been a handy tool for anyone who wishes to map unmapped locations on Google’s mapping software, along with marking custom locations for oneself.

Beginning today, Google is building My Maps right into Google Drive, where it will certainly rest beside Google Docs, Sheets and Slides, and lesser-known tools like Google Forms and also Drawings.

This modification will not just make the service a lot more quickly visible, however it will also allow My Maps users to make use of Drive to save and discuss their maps, just like they would certainly finish with any other document. Continue reading

Facebook Messenger’s Money Transfer Features Arrives for all US Users

Facebook Messenger's Money Transfer FeaturesFacebook started new feature money transfer in Messenger Apps, and today the social networks and Instant Messenger giant announced that it is rolling out the new Facebook Messenger money transfer feature to all United States users.

The new money transition feature is initiated when the user taps the new ‘$’ icon in a conversation. After choosing the amount, users can send a money transition request. If the recipient of this request approves the money transfer, the amount will show his bank account in around three working days. Continue reading

Google Hangouts for iOS Gets Material Design UI Tweaks, Multi-Photo Attachment Support

Google Hangouts for iOSGoogle upgraded Hangouts, its instant messaging platform, to a major new version – but you will not discover it on Android just yet. Hangouts 4.0 launched on iOS today, First and foremost, the application has received a Material Design refresh, along with a new dialer UI and more. 

The largest improvement remains in sending out attachments. Options that were previously concealed behind a paperclip button are now front-and-center in the message interface. Photos, sticker, camera, and location sit in a strip listed below the text-input field, encouraging users to send their close friends more than just message. Continue reading

Want to Celebrate Pride? Facebook Launches Rainbow Filter to Celebrate US Marriage Equality

Facebook Launches Rainbow Filter to Celebrate US Marriage EqualityThe social media network Facebook has launched a feature named ‘Let’s Celebrate Pride’, which puts a rainbow filter over your profile picture with a single click. Just head over to Facebook’s new ‘Celebrate Pride‘ page, and also you’ll see a preview of your profile picture with the transparent rainbow overlay. If you like exactly how it looks, click the button ‘Use as Profile Picture’ and voila – Facebook will instantly update your profile image.

‘From everybody at Facebook, Happy Pride!’ the site reads. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg used the brand-new feature to jazz up his own profile picture on Friday, as well as created a separate article celebrating the historical ruling. Continue reading

Facebook Messenger No More Requires a Facebook Account

Facebook Messenger No More Requires a Facebook AccountNew users of Facebook’s Messenger application can sign up without an account on the social media network’s.

Starting Wednesday, Facebook is turning out this feature for smartphone user in the United State, Canada, Peru and Venezuela. Support for added nations is expected to come at a later day. When the Messenger app is lunched in one of the provided countries for the first time, users will be greeted with 2 options: ‘Log in with Facebook’ and “Sign up with Messenger’. After selecting the last choice, all that’s had to register is a mobile number, name and image. Contacts can also be imported into messenger for easy access. Continue reading

Microsoft Officially Releases Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Apps for Android Phones

Microsoft Officially Releases Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Apps for Android PhonesMicrosoft is turning out the official Office app to Android users after an examination stage that started last month. Android users could now download updated applications for Word, Excel and PowerPoint that are touch-optimized, similar to the Android tablet experience. Users that enrolled in the preview will automatically get the upgraded application.

The new version of Microsoft Office applications are enhanced for smaller screens, with layouts and touch optimization for one-handed use. New users could get a fast, animated rundown of ways to utilize the mobile-optimized applications with this convenient getting started overview. Continue reading

Google Finally Makes ‘Undo Send’ an Official Gmail’s Most Useful Experimental Feature

Google Finally Makes 'Undo Send' an Official Gmail's Most Useful Experimental FeatureGoogle has finally officially recognized that the majority of people send emails they really shouldn’t have actually sent out.

Gmail, Google’s e-mail service, has actually officially added its ‘Undo Send’ feature to the Web-based version of Gmail. You can active the ‘Undo Send’ option by tapping on the gear icon at the top right and selecting Settings from the drop-down menu. Under the general settings, make sure that Enable ‘Undo Send‘ is check marked. You will notice that the number between 5 and 30 seconds during which they’ll be able to recall that offending email. Continue reading

Microsoft Offers an Explanation About Who Actually Get Windows 10 Absolutely Free

Microsoft Offers an Explanation About Who Actually Get Windows 10Microsoft confused every person concerning its free upgrade plans for Windows 10 last week. While it looked like every person who checked Windows 10 will certainly get a totally free copy, the reality is somewhat more complex. In an attempt to address of several of the complication Microsoft has actually created, the software giant has actually upgraded its blog post to clarify who gets a cost-free copy of Windows 10. Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users will undoubtedly get a copy of Windows 10 on July 29th as a totally free upgrade, however Windows 10 preview users will additionally get a totally free upgrade. Continue reading

Google’s Android Clock App Now Available to Download From The Play Store

Google's Android Clock App Now Available to Download From The Play StoreGoogle recently lunched it’s Clock app into the Google Play Store – its simple stock clock app for Android, offering users another choice for their time associated tasks.

The app is readily available on the Play Store already, as well as it is called appropriately enough simply “Clock”. Any people who has used of the stock Android clock will locate that it operates the same way with alarms, the stopwatch, a snoozing function, the capacity to adjust a timer, and also all those required features. Continue reading