Thursday, 3 Apr 2014
Spotify "paints it black" with a redesigned interface, complete with new typography and iconography, as well as some new features. First looks after the jump.
At Build 2014, Microsoft also found some time to tease some future updates. One that's bound to please long-time Windows users is the return of the Start menu. And it comes with a twist.
Windows Phone 8.1's Cortana digital personal assistant will launch shortly in the U.S. as a 'beta', and then in the U.S., the U.K., and China in the second half of 2014. For us in Asia Pacific, we've to wait till 2015.
Microsoft has announced at Build that Windows will now be free for OEMs building devices smaller than 9 inches.
At Build 2014, Microsoft has also taken some time to demo the Modern-style version of Office. But this touch-friendly Office looks to be still far away from an official release.
Less than six months after releasing Windows 8.1, the first major update for the operating system is set to arrive next week with many UI tweaks to please keyboard and mouse users.
At the Build developer conference today in San Francisco, Microsoft has announced Windows Phone 8.1. And for the first time, we got to hear the voice of the Cortana digital personal assistant.
Monday, 31 Mar 2014
Deezer has announced two major new platform developments to offer music fans an experience across desktop, mobile, and tablet devices.
Twitter has implemented two new mobile features: you can now tag up to 10 friends in a photo without using any of the 140 characters in your Tweet, and share up to four photos in a single Tweet.
Friday, 28 Mar 2014
iPad-optimized versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint have now hit the App Store. Another piece of good news is that home use of Office Mobile for iPhone and Android phones no longer needs an Office 365 subscription.