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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.
If you have been experiencing random reboots on your iPhone, Apple has an upcoming software update that will fix the problem.
Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014
Bill Gates has vehemently denied rumors that he might return as CEO of Microsoft. He insists that he will spend the rest of his life focusing on the efforts of his philanthropic foundation.
Toronto-based startup Whirlscape published a video showing how users can type on a smart watch using its Minuum keyboard. It is currently in talks with smart watch manufacturers to put its software on their devices coming in the next few months.
Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014
Sony's cloud-based photo and video service brings all your photos to one single place and organizes them by date, and highlights your better shots. Its 'All Sync' feature automatically gathers all the photos stored on your smartphone, tablet, or PC, uploading them seamlessly to your PlayMemories Online account.