Tag: Microsoft

WhatsApp Voice Calling Coming to Windows Phone Soon.

WhatsApp Voice Calling Coming to Windows Phone SoonThe WhatsApp voice calling feature has actually been verified to be in development for the Windows Phone system.

WhatsApp support team in an emailed reply to a Windows Phone user revealed the news and said, ‘WhatsApp Calling for your platform [Windows Phone] is still in the works.’

However, the team really did not define any sort of exact time-frame for the release of WhatsApp voice calling for Windows Phone users. The WhatsApp Support group even more brought in, ‘We could not comment on any type of future release timelines but we appreciate  your interest in WhatsApp Calling.’ The emailed response from WhatsApp was 1st reported by WM Poweruser. Continue reading

Microsoft Office Lens Scanner Application Arrives for Apple iPhone & Android Phones.

Office-LensOne year after launching the Office Lens application for Windows Phone, Microsoft has actually launched new versions of its pocket scanner app for apple iPhone and Android phones.

Office Lens allows you take pictures of notes, receipts, business cards, documents, sticky notes, or whatever else you desire, and it even more allows you crop & improve those scanned pictures in addition to save them to other Microsoft applications like OneNote and OneDrive. With the OneNote application, you can access and also modify your scanned photos from all your devices. Continue reading

Microsoft Releases New Music and also Video Applications for Windows 10 Without the Xbox Branding

Microsoft Releases New Music and also Video Applications for Windows 10Microsoft will certainly be the first to confess its upcoming Music and Video applications for PC – which both go down the Xbox branding - typically aren’t polished enough to polished present ones just yet. However, if you’re already testing Windows 10 via Technical Preview, you can now take the platform’s next-gen media applications for a spin. The Music Preview application could play & browse songs saved on your device and on OneDrive. Despite not having Xbox in its main name anymore, the application can still play any type of documents you included using Xbox Music Pass. Unfortunately, the gallery’s still wonky, and also Music Pass documents are prone to errors. In the near future, though, the technology company wants to add right-click menus and also the capability to buy from Windows Store Beta, among other features. Continue reading

Windows 10 is Coming This Summer..

windows 10Windows 10 is just a couple of months away. Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) still hasn’t offered a specific day, however the company announced that Windows 10 would launch at some time this summer. That’s a bit more specific than “later this year,” which had been Microsoft’s mantra up until Wednesday.

Windows 10 will certainly be a cost-free upgrade for current Windows 7 and 8.1 users, as well as Windows Phone 8.1 customers. Microsoft hasn’t but announced pricing for people using Windows Vista or earlier variations, but, honestly, you’re most likely a lot better off just acquiring a new PC if you aren’t even running Windows 7 at this point. Continue reading

Office for iOS Could Save Your Data in iCloud !

Office for iOSUp until you, if you would certainly wanted to use Microsoft Office on iOS, you would certainly have been stuck making use of Dropbox, OneDrive or SharePoint to save your data online. By chance, Apple’s home-grown storage space service was a notable absentee, however thankfully one that has been now remedied. In the most recent upgrade, Microsoft has made it possible for users to save their files, spreadsheets and presentations to iCloud, as long as they’re running iOS 8. However, it’s not as easy as with the various other platforms, because you need to dig into the “More” section before you can select the option. Still, better compared to nothing, eh?

Microsoft’s New Outlook Applications for iOS and also Android Promise Higher Productivity !

outlookMicrosoft has launched new Outlook  applications for iOS and also Android, and they may just be light-years much better compared to those internet apps the company has released in the past. View, these are the outcome of Redmond’s Accompli acquisition in December, & seeing as we liked that start-up’s e-mail application when we examine drove it last year, we have high wish for these new ones. The company says the new Outlook for the mobile platforms includes a built-in schedule & makes attachments simpler to bringing in for higher attachments . They’re obviously a lot more tightly integrated with Office applications and Outlook for desktop, too. Continue reading

Microsoft’s Android Lock Screen Now Reveals Your Music & Online Chats !

microsoft-next-lock-screenMicrosoft’s smart take on an Android front end, Next Lock Screen, simply acquired much more valuable if you’re a music maven or love to talk online. An updated version not just brings music controls to the lock screen (as you’ll sometimes see in other places), however surfaces your Line, Hangouts, and Skype messages – you’ll understand at a look whether or not that friend returned to you. The new software reveals MMS chats, also. While it could still really feel a bit odd to use an Android interface add-on from the people in Redmond, the revamp is big sufficient that you’ll would like to provide it a shot if your phone’s existing lock layout just isn’t cutting it.

What Is on Your Windows 10 Wished List?

windows10Today is the large one for Microsoft and its Fans. The company will finally be describing the customer features of Windows 10 at a press event at its Redmond headquarters.

We currently obtained a healthy dose of Windows 10 during the technical preview peek along with a few leaks showing Cortana in action. We have almost no suggestion just what the phone side of things will appear like, though convincing fakes have actually attempted to tell us or else.

So just what are some factors you wish to hear come Wednesday? Whether new features or just hold-over’s from Windows 8.1 yet beyond. Continue reading

Windows 10 Could Include New Spartan Web Browser, Not IE 12 !

windows10Microsoft is apparently developing a completely new web-browser, code-named Spartan.

Spartan will certainly launch around the same time Windows 10 is set to launching, transitioning Microsoft far from Internet Explorer, according on ZDNet. The web-browser is not the next version of Internet Explorer, thought to be called Internet Explorer 12. Internet Explore is Microsoft’s age-old internet browser that typically updates with every major Windows launch.

Spartan will be different in that it looks and feels much more like Firefox & Chrome. It even sports a new layout and nifty features like extensions, but it will certainly still be based upon Microsoft’s existing web technology and use of the Chakra JavaScript engine and also Trident rendering engine. Continue reading

Microsoft’s Lumia Denim Update is Now Rolling Out, With 4K-Quality Video Clip Recording & Even More!

denimThe Lumia Denim upgrade is now available for a ‘Limited number of devices in picked markets,’ Microsoft has revealed.

Microsoft 1st unveiled the update at IFA 2014, emphasizing it would initially launch for Lumia Icon, Lumia 830, Lumia 930 and Lumia 1520 devices. Other than passive voice activation to Cortana, the update includes real-time folders, SMS merging, and also a faster Lumia Cam application that supports 4K-quality video recording at 24 frames per second (excluding on the Lumia 830). Continue reading