Tag: Apps

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’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

Microsoft Purchases Wunderlist Application as Component of Effort to Get on Your Smartphone

Wunderlist appMicrosoft published a Article post to confirm the deal, following a report from The Wall Street Journal: ‘What’s better than finishing that last vital task on your to-do list? Doing this with a beautiful and also valuable efficiency application. Today, I am thrilled to announce that Microsoft has gotten 6Wunderkinder.’

Wunderlist will continuously already existing in application stores & work for the time being. The application will continue to be cost-free, as well as there will be no cost changes for Wunderlist Pro or Wunderlist Buesiness. Continue reading

Google Photos Brings Free Unlimited Picture Storage For iOS, Android And also Web

Google PhotosGoogle released a new standalone Photos application last week at Google I/O 2015. It aims to improve just how you store and also organize your huge photo collection. Best of all, it comes with unlimited storage for all your high-res photos and video clips. Yes, unlimited.

To be completely clear, resolution is limited to 16 megapixels for images and also 1080p for video clips, however when it’s free, who’s complaining, right? Together with storing your images, ‘Google Photos‘ other huge feature is organization. Photos will analyze your images and automatically sort them into groups. Continue reading

Periscope – Twitter Finally Launches Live Video-Streaming App Periscope for Android

Live Video-Streaming App Periscope for AndroidTwitter has finally launched its live-streaming application “Periscope” on Android, 2 months after the application was released on iOS. You can download it from the Google Play Store if your phone’s running Android 4.4 KitKat or higher.

The company lunched the application in late March, with 1 million signups in the first 10 days. But just iOS users could register, with everybody else being forced to see on the web, where users can not comment or register for feeds. Because Periscope was launched 2 months ago, it has been used to films information events in addition to scheduled events including those revealing writer’s working spaces & live talks with celebrities consisting of Rory McIlroy and also Nicola Sturgeon. Continue reading

Microsoft Office for Android Smartphones Preview Now Available

Microsoft Office for Android Smartphones Preview Now AvailableMicrosoft 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

Gmail v5.2 On Android – New Features Contact Cards, Recent Conversations And Many More

Gmail v5.2 On AndroidGoogle 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.

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Google Maps New Feature for Android Adds Your Events, Trips and also Reservations

Google Maps New Feature for AndroidGoogle 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.

Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview is Now Readily Available For Windows PCs

Microsoft Office 2016Microsoft Office 2016 may still be obtaining the finish touches in Redmond, however Microsoft is opening up its productivity suite for public preview. If you’ll recall, some applications were consisted of in previous launches of the Windows 10 Technical Preview and also offered for both IT users and devs. Since 4th May 2015, though, normal users could get a early look and also offer feedback on all the new things – including those upgraded universal applications. This indicates that you’ll gain access to OneDrive attachments in Outlook, real-time co-authoring & retooled apps that learn how you working out to lend a hand. Specifically in Excel, there are updated charts and graphs alongside one-click projecting and even more data evaluating tools. Looking to take it for a spin just before the official launch this fall? Also if you’re not an Office 365 customer, you could snatch a test version here.