News: Apps and Software
Thursday, 28 May 2015
Jeff Williams, Apple's operations chief, revealed during the Code Conference that native apps for the Apple Watch will be available beginning fropm September to November. Apple will also be releasing a new software development kit (SDK) at WWDC 2015 next month.
Google has always tried to predict the needs in your life with Google Now. The search giant now decides it wants to predict what you want to know as well, and is rolling out an update that lets it answer your question before you finish asking one.
Periscope is now here on Android, bringing new features and a fresh Material Design-inspired interface.
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
This deal, should it be a fruitful one, could potentially stop the hoaxes, rumors, and misinformation that shroud the breaking news stories you read on Twitter.
Personalized search results are useful, yet annoying and dangerous. At least, the ones based on your search history can be. But how about accent-based personalized search results? It's probably more trouble than help, not to mention a little racist, and unjustly so, at times.
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
Microsoft aims to make Android and iOS devices work better with Windows 10 on the PC, and one of them is a Cortana app.
MSI's recently announced H81M-P33 motherboard is the first to receive officialy certification for full compliance with Windows 10. More MSI motherboards with official WHQL certification are to follow.
Monday, 25 May 2015
A report by Android Police claimed that Google will announce a new initiative where Nexus devices will receive major system updates for two years and security patches for three years from an OS release. Will this address the fragmentation of the Android platform?
Sunday, 24 May 2015
Google's upcoming version of the Android operating system may be called Macadamia Nut Cookie (MNC), as this term is being referenced in the Android Open Source Project (AOSP).
Friday, 22 May 2015
Adobe has announced that it will be removing its Photoshop Touch app for its iPhone and iPad from the App Store, and will instead be focusing on their Creative Cloud apps.