Android O Pixel Launcher released (unofficially) [APK Download]
The Pixel launcher has been torn from the heart of the Android O developer preview update released last week, APK’ed today. The one thing better than getting a whole new version of Android for those with little time on their hands is a launcher. In this case, it means getting the look and the feel of the newest and most … Continue reading...
PlayStation 4 Pro Media Player app update adds 4K video playback support
Sony has issued an update for the PlayStation 4 Pro's Media Player app that enables 4K video playback for files stored on a USB device or media server, upping the console's capabilities for players who own 4K-capable TVs. The post PlayStation 4 Pro Media Player app update adds 4K video playback support appeared first on Digital Trends....
Samsung to finally pull the plug on remaining Galaxy Note 7 units
The Galaxy Note 7 was probably the best Android smartphone for 2016. Unfortunately a bad battery implementation lead to the fall of the smartphone within a couple of months of its launch. A large number of units reportedly exploded and some caught fire causing damage and injury to users. Even some replacement units turned out to be faulty. Samsung had no option but to announce a global recall of the smartphone. It even sent fire-safe boxes to consumers asking them to return the de...
Opera Mini gets redesigned for faster browsing, to cater to Android users in India
A new update for Opera Mini on Android has been announced which includes new features specially designed for Indian smartphone users. The new version 23 has been updated with features that focus on content distribution, engagement, and accessibility. According to Opera, the new update will also help users get the content they want faster than before. The new Opera Mini browser will offer users the option to download files easier with its auto scan feature. Users can download files quic...
Latest AdDuplex data highlights a vibrant Windows 10 ecosystem
The latest AdDuplex data provides some additional detail on how the Windows 10 market is shaking out. Specific emphasis was placed on how quickly users are upgrading their Windows 10 machines and which PCs are dominating the ecosystem. The post Latest AdDuplex data highlights a vibrant Windows 10 ecosystem appeared first on Digital Trends....
iTunes ‘rent once, watch anywhere’ removes device shackle
iTunes has long offered digital movie rentals, and those digital movie rentals have historically been more or less shackled to the device from which it was rented or, in some cases, required syncing between devices. That changes with iTunes 12.6, an updated version that is bringing a so-called ‘rent once, watch anywhere’ functionality that removes the limitations. This functionality assumes … Continue reading...
How to download Android O update features for your phone
Today Google released Android O Developer Preview for smartphones of several types. Users that wish to partake in this download will want to pay attention to the warnings from Google made this afternoon. This release is different from those in the past in that it’s specifically NOT part of the Android Beta program – instead, it’s meant for developers extra-specifically. … Continue reading...
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Get acquainted with some crucial Web hosting knowledge so that you know what to ask a Web hosting company before hiring them. Check out the following infographic.
Instagram enables live video saving to phone (for broadcasters)
Instagram has announced the addition of a new feature that enables users to save their live videos directly to their phone once the broadcast is complete. The feature is a welcomed (and frequently requested) one that will allow users to hang on to their own formerly-live videos for future sharing or watching, even though the video itself will disappear from … Continue reading...
Microsoft’s latest build of Windows 10 for Insiders fixes some remaining issues
Microsoft dished out a new build of Windows 10 for Fast ring participants in the Windows Insider club: Build 15060. This version only addresses six outstanding issues, and Insiders may even experience problems getting it to install. The post Microsoft’s latest build of Windows 10 for Insiders fixes some remaining issues appeared first on Digital Trends....
WhatsApp is bringing back its text ‘Status’ feature
Since its very beginning, WhatsApp featured a text-based ‘Status’ feature that allowed users to choose a status that their friends and other contacts could see. This feature persisted when messaging functionality was added to the app, but was stripped away late last month in favor of a Snapchat-like ‘reinvention’ of the feature — one that involved sharing videos and photos. … Continue reading...
Cloud Computing Shaping its future in 2017!
Cloud enables business transformation sufficing major needs of organizational IT viz. security, cost management, business agility. Multi-cloud commitments Interoperability will be the core factor which can make cloud computing a hit in the market.  An organization will use dual-source public cloud service and avoid vendor lock-in. This is benefit SMEs and large organizations to get hold of the good and useful features from every service provider. The cloud service providers will face a cha...
With Snapchat Bitmojis, you can now put your favorite friends on speed chat
After popping up early for Android users last week, Snapchat has officially rolled out Bitmoji shortcuts to favorite friends on both iOS and Android. It's speed dial, but for Snapchat. The post With Snapchat Bitmojis, you can now put your favorite friends on speed chat appeared first on Digital Trends.
Cloud Computing Shaping its future in 2017!
Cloud enables business transformation sufficing major needs of organizational IT viz. security, cost management, business agility. Multi-cloud commitments Interoperability will be the core factor which can make cloud computing a hit in the market.  An organization will use dual-source public cloud service and avoid vendor lock-in. This is benefit SMEs and large organizations to get hold of the good and useful features from every service provider. The cloud service providers will face a cha...
Signal launches encrypted video calling for everyone
Open Whisper Systems has announced that its previously launched encrypted video calling feature in Signal has been taken out of beta and is now available for all users to enjoy. The feature first arrived as a beta that users had to opt-in to use; now it is available to anyone using the most recent version of the iOS or Android … Continue reading...
WhatsApp does support Rich Notifications in iOS, but the feature is hidden deep within the app
Without a doubt, WhatsApp is among the most popular communication tools on the planet. It’s got a particularly large following in India and it’s hard to not use the service since everyone is on it anyway. That said, it does fall short a bit on the features front when compared to services like Facebook Messenger and Telegram. One such feature that we’ve been waiting a long time for, particularly on iOS, is support for rich notifications. Rich notifications, introduced to iOS in ...
Windows 10 users will reportedly receive the Creators Update on April 11
Microsoft will apparently launch the Windows 10 Creators Update on April 11, with members of the Insider Program scheduled to get a full preview of the update as early as next week. The post Windows 10 users will reportedly receive the Creators Update on April 11 appeared first on Digital Trends.
3 Best Ways To Use WhatsApp Stories For Marketing
WhatsApp, the messaging service acquired by Facebook for $19bn in 2014, is arguably the world’s fastest-growing communication app. As on January 2017,  WhatsApp has about 1.2 billion monthly active users. These users are sharing more than 700 million photos and 100 million videos every single day. In the last week of February 2017, WhatsApp rolled out a big update – the story feature! WhatsApp said more than a year ago that it was l...
Skype for Linux gets ‘beta’ status alongside new features
A few months ago, Microsoft launched its Skype for Linux Alpha software, giving Linux users a chance to utilize the popular VoIP application. Things appear to be moving smoothly, as Microsoft has announced the launch of Skype for Linux Beta 5.0, marking the software’s transition from alpha to beta status. With this transition, says Microsoft, comes some new features for … Continue reading...