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Monday, 24 Mar 2014
Microsoft has revealed DirectX 12 will work across key Microsoft devices from phones and tablets, to desktop PCs and laptops, and its new Xbox One game console. The gaming and programming API has been redesigned for faster and more efficient performance.
Friday, 21 Mar 2014
Available for the iPhone/iPad, the Stream Web is the first browser to fully integrate all major social networks, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, LinkedIn, Evernote, Pocket, and Email/iMessage.
Thursday, 20 Mar 2014
Existing G2 smartphone users will now enjoy faster speeds of up to 17% when running applications, or browsing the web. Google Cloud Printer will also be made available to enable them to print documents easily via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connectivity.
The creator of Flappy Bird has said that he plans to put the app back on app stores in the future, but "not so soon".
Dubbed the Afrojack Production Studio, the new music app puts the most essential tools and shortcuts right at your fingertips, making it easy to write and produce studio-quality dance music.
Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014
Google officially announced that Android is coming to wearables through Android Wear. Starting with smartwatches, Google is working with ASUS, HTC, LG, Motorola and Samsung to introduce more smartwatches powered by Android Wear later this year.
Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014
Microsoft is said to be holding a cloud and mobile-focused media event on March 27, with Office for iPad high on the agenda.
According to reports, Apple's long-rumored health and fitness app will soon become a reality and it will be able to track your and analyze a variety of activities and health parameters.
Monday, 17 Mar 2014
WeChat has released "WeChat for Mac" that's available in both English and Chinese for Mac OS X 10.7(Lion) and above. Also, the new Mon-mon sticker is now available for free on the WeChat Sticker Shop in Singapore.
Microsoft Ceases Support for Windows XP on 8 April, Launches Two Free Tools to Help Consumers Migrate
Microsoft is discontinuing support for the Windows XP OS and Office 2003 on 8 April 2014. Also, there will no more customer technical service assistance for Windows XP and Office 2003, which means that you will no longer receive the updates that help safeguard your PC from harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.