• Apps and Software

Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013

Hackers Expected to Unleash Viruses on Windows XP in 2014

Hackers Expected to Unleash Viruses on Windows XP in 2014

There are reports that hackers have been stocking up on Windows XP exploits, and are planning to release them the moment Microsoft ceases support for the aging operating system.

Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013

Deezer Opens a New Window to Music Discovery

Deezer Opens a New Window to Music Discovery

First introduced to Asia about a year ago, Deezer is now rolling out its new app on Windows Phone 8, featuring a new home screen with a focus on content, as well as enhanced features.

Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013

WhatsApp Introducing Voice Messaging Feature

WhatsApp Introducing Voice Messaging Feature

WhatsApp, a popular cross-platform mobile messaging app, has announced that a new voice messaging feature will be made available to all users on all platforms by the end of the week. Users can now push a button to record voice messages, while releasing the button sends the message automatically.

Windows Phone 8 Getting Bing Updates

Windows Phone 8 Getting Bing Updates

Microsoft has announced that Bing on Windows Phone 8 is getting a new look and some new features. First up, the number of Bing search result categories will be reduced to three: Web, Images, and Videos.

Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013

WeChat Announces Major Upgrades

WeChat Announces Major Upgrades

WeChat has announced its latest version, which includes the introduction of the Sticker Shop, Hold Together, as well as a revamped Official Accounts UI to make it more convenient for users to group brand accounts into a single category, reducing clutter in chat screens.

Tip: Fix Surface RT Battery Drain Under Windows RT 8.1 Preview By Enabling Bluetooth

Tip: Fix Surface RT Battery Drain Under Windows RT 8.1 Preview By Enabling Bluetooth

Is your Microsoft Surface RT tablet facing severe battery drain during connected standby mode after you installed Windows RT 8.1 Preview on it? Here's an unconventional (but simple) fix you can try.

Google Chrome Test Build Briefly Gets Touch Controls

Google Chrome Test Build Briefly Gets Touch Controls

Google is currently testing touch-friendly features on the test build of its Chrome Browser. In its latest build (nightly Canary build), a slide-to-navigate feature had been discovered. This feature allows users to simply swipe to navigate between web pages.

Monday, 5 Aug 2013

Android Device Manager Helps Find Your Lost Phone

Android Device Manager Helps Find Your Lost Phone

Google will be rolling out a new feature called Android Device Manager which will be able to help pinpoint the location of lost devices, as well as get it to ring at maximum volume. Users can expect to start using the new service by the end of August.

Friday, 2 Aug 2013

Adidas Launches Mobile App to Track Football Shots

Adidas Launches Mobile App to Track Football Shots

Adidas has recently launched Snapshot, the world's first mobile app that tracks, records, and analyzes a player's football shot. This app tracks the speed, angle and flight time of users' shots, and lets users share the results over social media.

Thursday, 1 Aug 2013

Office Mobile App for Android Hits the U.S. Google Play Store

Office Mobile App for Android Hits the U.S. Google Play Store

Microsoft has released the Office Mobile for Office 365 app for Android phones. At the moment, it's only available from the U.S. Google Play store, but international rollout is expected in the next few weeks.

HWZ Presents
The new LG G Flex2 will send you into overdrive with its refined design and improved ‘self-healing’ abilities. Read more on HWZ Presents!

All News Categories

News for Past 12 Months

Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .