Microsoft on Tuesday in an email to Outlook.com customers revealed that within “the next couple of weeks” it will drop support for Facebook and Google chats in Outlook.com. The Redmond giant in an email (via Twitter user Chris Lindhartsen) said, “Within the next couple of weeks, we will be discontinuing support for Facebook chat in… Read More »
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If you followed the Kickstarter launch of Pebble Time, you probably noticed that the smartwatch got funding very quickly. It met its $500,000 goal in just 17 minutes, and hit the magical $1 million mark in about half an hour. But are any of those records? Well, yes — Kickstarter has confirmed that the color-screened… Read More »
Twitter debuted its ‘While you were away’ or recap function last month on iOS and promised an Android version ‘soon’, followed by a Web version. Keeping that promise, the microblogging site on Tuesday revealed that the recap feature is live on Android as well. Twitter announced that it would be keeping its promise with the… Read More »
Apple appears to have acquired popular music plug-in and effect maker Camel Audio, based on information found on corporate registry site Companies House. Camel Audio’s address has been updated to 100 New Bridge Street, which is Apple’s London address, and the company’s sole director is now listed as Apple lawyer Heather Joy Morrison, suggesting the… Read More »
Clicking selfies and uploading them over the Internet is the best thing one can do with your smartphone. The front facing camera of most phones might not satisfy you as they come with low resolution and lack the flash feature. This might disappoint you. But, this is not with the new HTC Desire Eye. The… Read More »
Adding YouTube to your online marketing strategy will help increase brand awareness but before your videos can be of benefit, you have to get people interested in viewing them. Taking advantage of YouTube quick features will help you get the most from your marketing efforts and they’re easy to use. For example, YouTube allows you… Read More »
Last year, Facebook famously offered to buy Snapchat for a few billion dollars. Snapchat declined. Some people thought Snapchat and its CEO Evan Spiegel, now 24, were insane. Others thought it was a brilliantly gutsy move to build a great company alone. So why did Spiegel and Snapchat really turn down Facebook? And who leaked… Read More »
Is clicking pictures your most valued hobby? If yes then you must be making sure that when you click pictures, all of those pictures come out well. However, at times due to some unavoidable factors, the pictures you have captured might not look that beautiful. Therefore you will have to edit the photographs appropriately as… Read More »
http://technewsrprt.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/12.06.14_technewsrprt_img_stories_regina-timothy_google-troubleshoot-app.png The quite aptly named Device Assist is designed to help Nexus device owners fix problems with their handsets and call for back-up when tips and tricks fail. Available to download from Google Play now, the app also offers users an introduction to the new features in Lollipop — the latest version of the Android… Read More »
Tech giant Microsoft on Friday introduced its Cortana virtual assistant to several countries including Italy, Spain, Germany and France. But the more exciting news to hear is the unreleased Windows 10 builds: Cortana running on the desktop. Two Microsoft-enthusiast sites WinBeta and Neowin posted the first screenshots of the desktop version of Cortana virtual assistant… Read More »