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
Google on Wednesday began rolling out the updated Play Music application for Android devices with some new features and also little tweaks that were missed out on in the final Material Design upgrade.
The new version (varies with device) of Google Play Music adds bio and also history on artist web page, new slide-up animation when history playlists, and the artists tab now uses album art on top – as opposed to a gray icon if no picture is available.
The little design tweaks consist of a full-height navigation cabinet (when the main menu is swiped from the left), the return of the back/ previous button on lock screen navigation’s, the merging of Library scroll tabs which are now colored orange to match the header, an enhanced Songs UI in My Collection, and entire header and tabs now concealing while scrolling. Continue reading
At long last, Google Now will assist 3rd-party applications. That implies that in addition to serving you helpful details like when your next appointment is & how long it’ll take you to obtain to the airport, Google’s predictive search application will now push data from 3rd-party apps as well. The list for supported third-party applications at launch is long – practically 40 at current count – and also include remarkable applications such as Airbnb, Lyft, The Guardian and also Pandora. The suggestion right here is if you currently have these apps on your phone, info from those will certainly be pushed to cards in Google Now. So for example, Pandora will supply suggestions to you on your commute, or Airbnb will certainly remind you of the location that you were hunting for & ask you if you want to book it. It’ll additionally operate in concert with contextual details from the phone, so if you have actually simply arrived at the airport , Lyft might ask you if you want a ride. Continue reading
At its Windows 10 event last week, Microsoft spent some time displaying off how its universal applications would offer a similar experience across devices. Office was certainly part of that conversation, and today, the people in Redmond revealed that this year’s installation of the desktop applications would arrive prior to end of 2015. The upgrade for mobile, labeled Office for Windows 10, will certainly come pre-installed on phones and also tablet computers running Windows 10 for free, with touch-enabled Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote & Outlook all consisted of. While we’ll certainly keep our eyes peeled off for an exact day, Microsoft says we can expect Office 2016 to arrive during the 2nd half of this year. Who knows, possibly it’ll roll-out in time to help when School starts back up in the fall.
There are a lot of remote desktop application that allow you log into & control a personal computer from your iPhone or iPad. But some of the better alternatives cost cash & possibly aren’t as simple as logging right into your Google account. Today, Google launched its Chrome Remote Desktop application, currently on Android since April, for Apple’s mobile OS. Once the application’s downloaded, you simply install a coming with Remote Desktop app in your Chrome internet browser, & from that point on you could access your home PC or Mac from virtually anywhere: Android, iOS, the desktop Chrome web browser, and Chromebooks could all acquire you there in a small pinch. 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
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