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Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015

Android 5.1 Lollipop arrives with HD calling and device protection for stolen phones

Android 5.1 Lollipop arrives with HD calling and device protection for stolen phones

After weeks of teasing, it's finally here: Google has officially unveiled Android 5.1 Lollipop. The new release addresses some issues with the 5.0 version of the OS, while adding a handful of new features that will help improve user experience. Full details inside.

Friday, 6 Mar 2015

Office 2016 for Mac now available as a free preview

Office 2016 for Mac now available as a free preview

Microsoft has just launched a preview of Office 2016 for Mac. The latest version of Microsoft's suite of productivity apps for Macs will offer full support for Retina displays and is free to download now.

Thursday, 5 Mar 2015

Lenovo to be investigated over using of Superfish software

Lenovo to be investigated over using of Superfish software

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen's office has just announced that it has launched an investigation into Lenovo's use of Superfish's software in their computers. The U.S. Government recently warned that Superfish's software leaves users vulnerable to cyber attacks.

Monday, 2 Mar 2015

The LG Watch Urbane LTE doesn't run Android Wear, but it can make calls (Update: Hands-on photos!)

The LG Watch Urbane LTE doesn't run Android Wear, but it can make calls (Update: Hands-on photos!)

LG says its Watch Urbane LTE packs all the communication capabilities of a smartphone in a polished, metal wristwatch. That's not a hyperbole; as the smartwatch supports LTE, it can make and answer calls as well as send and receive text messages.

Nikon announces launch of D7200, CoolPix P900, View NX-i and the renewal of the Nikon Image Space app for both iOS and Android

Nikon announces launch of D7200, CoolPix P900, View NX-i and the renewal of the Nikon Image Space app for both iOS and Android

Not resting on their laurels after the launch of the D5500, Nikon has just announced the launch of the D7200, a 24.2 Megapixel DX-format camera, the Coolpix P900, a new super-zoom compact and some new software. More details within.

Thursday, 26 Feb 2015

To NVIDIA and AMD, Microsoft's DirectX 12 says,

To NVIDIA and AMD, Microsoft's DirectX 12 says, "Let's work together"

Microsoft’s upcoming game development API, DirectX 12 will allegedly allow AMD and NVIDIA GPUs to work in harmony. Find out how the two houses will be brought together.

Monday, 23 Feb 2015

Microsoft is offering 100GB free OneDrive storage for one year to Dropbox users

Microsoft is offering 100GB free OneDrive storage for one year to Dropbox users

Microsoft is offering 100GB free OneDrive storage for one year to Dropbox users. To enjoy this offer, you have to sign in to OneDrive and verify your Dropbox account. Click to find out more.

Friday, 13 Feb 2015

Galaxy S6 to be stripped of Samsung apps, may come bundled with Microsoft apps

Galaxy S6 to be stripped of Samsung apps, may come bundled with Microsoft apps

SamMobile reports that Samsung may be giving TouchWiz a major overhaul on the Galaxy S6, which will see the removal of all its own apps and the bundling of some Microsoft apps. Read on to find out more.

First build of Windows 10 preview for phones is now available

First build of Windows 10 preview for phones is now available

The first build of Windows 10 Technical Preview for Phones has dropped for Windows Insiders. More details after the jump.

OnePlus unveils key members of the OxygenOS team; ROM coming

OnePlus unveils key members of the OxygenOS team; ROM coming "next month"

Nope, OnePlus didn't release OxygenOS for us to download today. But we do get more info of the team behind it and a new logo.

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