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Monday, 3 Feb 2014
Facebook has announced Paper, the company’s new content reader application. This first product from the Facebook Creative Labs allows content from your Facebook News Feed to be presented in a new UI. In addition, excerpts of news articles from Time and other well-known publications are included.
Thursday, 30 Jan 2014
There could yet be another brand dispute on the horizon for Microsoft over the newly christened OneDrive. This time, it's from One.com.
Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014
The BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2.1 will start rolling out today in the U.S., Europe, Canada, the Middle East, Africa, APAC, and Latin America, and will be available for the entire line of smartphones running BlackBerry 10.
Parallels Access for the iPad has been enhanced, with new features and improvements including Windows support that's now out of beta, support for 11 languages, and a new single port connection which makes it easier for users to work within certain corporate networks.
Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014
Apple executives Craig Federighi and Phil Schiller have both said that the company has no plans to merge OS X and iOS, saying that it is a "waste of energy" and time.
Microsoft has just announced that SkyDrive will be rebranded as OneDrive. The new name will be rolling out soon.
Monday, 27 Jan 2014
According to reports and rumors, Google is in the midst of acquiring artificial intelligence firm DeepMind for US$400 million.
Thursday, 23 Jan 2014
Screenshots from notorious Windows leaker WZor suggest that Microsoft will build in the ability to pin Metro apps to the desktop taskbar in Windows 8.1 Update 1.
By exploiting bugs in Google Chrome, sites can activate your microphone and listen in on your conversations, turning the web browser into an espionage tool.
Microsoft has given its Office Web Apps a UI revamp, bringing new features along with more fluid navigation. Although Microsoft hasn't gone official with these changes, the company has already confirmed that it did introduce these updates.