Text.io will let you send text messages from your Windows PC
While Microsoft is working on a way to let users send and receive texts from their PCs, third-party app developers have long since found myriad ways to scratch that itch. Textto is a new web app/desktop app for texting on your de...
Gartner: Worldwide Smartphone Sales decline for the first time
The Smartphone market has finally plateaued in growth, experiencing its first decline last year in Q4 2017, reports Gartner. The research firm says this is a consequence of users picking more expensive/quality models (as is demons...
Evleaks leaks the final pricing of Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung is just a week away from launching the Galaxy S9 during MWC 2018. While almost everything is already leaked, Evleaks just leaked the final pricing of the upcoming Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus. In a tweet, Evleaks shared the prici...
Microsoft wants to make Windows Updates faster
Microsoft has been working on increasing the speed of Windows Updates in PCs in Windows 10. When reached out on Twitter, Microsoft’s Dona Sarkar informed users that fast updates were a priority on the platform. Now THIS is s...
Google’s Reply app adds smart replies to Skype, GroupMe and other messaging apps
Google released a new messaging app extension this week with Reply, a smart reply generator for Android messaging apps. Reply works with apps like Microsoft’s Skype and automatically generates replies for you, much like Goo...
Microsoft release stand-alone Edge Dev Tools for frustrated UWP developers
OneDrive iOS app receives a minor update with bug fixes
Microsoft today released a minor update (v10.3.3) for their OneDrive app for iOS devices. This update does not include any new features, but it includes some optimizations and fixes several bugs and crashes. Find the list of fixed...
HP’s first Snapdragon Windows 10 device now available for pre-order
Back in December, HP announced new ENVY x2, their first Snapdragon-based Windows 10 device at Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit. The new ENVY x2 is now available for pre-order in the US for $999. HP ENVY x2 is a detachable PC like Micros...
Direct sharing to Twitter from Xbox One may be coming soon
A highly-requested feature may be gracing our Xbox One consoles soon. For a while now, fans have been asking for the ability to directly share videos and clips captured on Xbox One to Twitter just like how those on PlayStation 4 a...
The NPD Group: Xbox One dollar and unit sales in January 2018 are the highest achieved for the platform in a J...
Microsoft may not officially reveal Xbox One unit sales anymore, but The NPD Group does give us a good understanding of how well the console is doing. According to the research firm, Xbox One dollar and unit sales last month were ...
Microsoft announces general availability of Compliance Manager tool for Azure, Dynamics 365, and Office 365
Microsoft today announced the general availability of Compliance Manager tool for Azure, Dynamics 365, and Office 365 Business and Enterprise customers in public clouds. Microsoft also announced the general availability of Azure I...
Watch Phil Spencer’s DICE Summit 2018 Opening Keynote
Yesterday DICE Summit 2018, an annual conference for those in the games industry, began with a keynote speech by Xbox head Phil Spencer. His entire speech encompassed the impact and power of games throughout the world, but it also...
Snapchat tells its complaining users to suck it up
Snapchat’s algorithm-driven redesign of its app went over like a fart in the wind with its top customers. The app had its chronological timeline thrown out, and replaced with one driven by an algorithm, as well as merged its...
Intel working with Dell, HP, Lenovo and Microsoft to bring 5G laptops in 2019
Following the announcements by Qualcomm yesterday about the Windows 10 Always Connected PCs, Intel today announced that they are working with Dell, HP, Lenovo and Microsoft to bring 5G laptops in the second half of 2019. These W...
Qualcomm and Apple will improve their truly wireless headphones this year
Qualcomm has announced improvements to its TrueWireless Stereo technology, the tech that powers wireless Bluetooth connections in many devices. The firm’s improvements to the TrueWireless are designed to work with its recen...
Google reveals another “High Severity” unpatched Windows 10 issue
It has not been a good week for Microsoft when it comes to security, with Google’s Project Zero continuing to hammer on Microsoft’s operating system and browser, and the company not being able to keep up with the patch...