Microsoft is pushing Office 2016 users towards Office 365

New change to standalone Office products uses the stick rather than carrot to steer folks cloud-wards. In a bid to further persuade users of the standalone versions of Office to shift over to a cloud subscription (Office 365), Microsoft has ann.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarApr 21st, 2017

Google Play lets you test drive Android apps before installing them

Google's Instant Apps are available in a few places for curious Android users, but they've been conspicuously absent in one place: the Play Store. Wouldn't you want to check out an app before committing to it? You can now......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News48 min. ago

Nintendo Switch gives users 2 big new features in update

In an effort to catch up with consoles released a decade ago, Nintendo has finally added video recording and save transfers to the Switch.  Capturing video is now as easy as holding down the Capture button during gameplay, and recording up t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News56 min. ago

Vo Trong Nghia incorporates trees into chequerboard facade of Hanoi university building

Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed an office building at Hanoi's FPT University, featuring gridded facades that incorporate recessed windows shaded by trees. Read more Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed an office building at Hanoi'.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News2 hr. 11 min. ago

Photoshop finally gets support for Microsoft’s Surface Dial

Adobe’s venerable photo-editing application, Photoshop, now supports Microsoft’s Surface Dial, a literal, physical dial designed for artists. The support has arrived as part of Adobe’s major Creative Cloud 2018 overhaul, though user.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 19 min. ago

Android now lets you try out some apps from the Google Play store before downloading

New 'Try It Now' feature lets Android users access Instant Apps directly from the Google Play storefront. Sick of having to download apps before you can see what they're like? Google is helping to get rid of much of that hassle by adding a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

AutoMobility LA maakt volledige planning 2017 bekend

Meer dan 35 aankondigingen door vooraanstaande en globale merken, waaronder Lexus, Lincoln, Mecedes-Benz, Microsoft, Nissan, Porsche, Verizon Telematics Autoliv, BMW Group, Intel, Panasonic, Toyota Research Institute en Waymo Exectutives horen b.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

Facebook rolling out in-app purchases & ads to Instant Games in Messenger

Facebook is ramping up its efforts to attract developers and therefore users to its ‘Instant Games’ feature in Messenger. The company today announced that developers can now add in-app purchases and advertisements to Instant Games, a move.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News3 hr. 11 min. ago

Sendgrid Files For IPO

SendGrid, the provider of back-end email delivery services which has a big office in Orange County, has filed for an IPO, saying that it is hoping to raise up to $100M in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. The company has applied to list as SEND......»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News3 hr. 47 min. ago

WhatsApp rolls out real-time location-sharing feature for iOS and Android

WhatsApp's new feature lets you publicize your whereabouts. It's rolling out to Android and iOS users in the coming weeks, and marks the second time WhatsApp parent company Facebook has experimented with real-time location sharing. The post WhatsApp.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 28 min. ago

Los Angeles Auto Show: Programm der AutoMobility LA™ steht

BMW-Vorstand Peter Schwarzenbauer eröffnet mit Keynote zur „Wiederentdeckung des Autos" / Mehr als 35 Pressetermine, darunter Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Lexus, Lincoln, Microsoft, Nissan und Verizon Telematics / Großes Konferenzprogramm u.a. read mo.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News4 hr. 46 min. ago

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update does not play well with Razer laptops

For all its bells and whistles, Microsoft’s Windows 10 Fall Creators Update does not get along with all makes and models. In fact, according to a post on the Razer Insider forum, Windows 10's newest iteration causes annoying problems with t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 47 min. ago

Facebook starts rolling out the "Explore Feed" to all desktop and mobile users

Back in April, it was reported that Facebook had started testing what was essentially a second news feed on some mobile users. While not all the social network’s experiments get full releases, it seems this one is here to stay. The company has.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 47 min. ago

Crew of AC-130 Gunship Honored for Suppressing Taliban Ambush

They were recognized during a ceremony at Hurlburt Field, Fla., for their valor during a 2016 firefight in Afghanistan......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News5 hr. 3 min. ago

Anyone can buy online ads and track your location in real time

Online advertising has been accused of meddling in the 2016 presidential election, maliciously sowing fears about immigrants, and enabling potential ad buyers to single out antisemites. It turns out, however, that the creepiness inherent in an ad tar.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 19 min. ago

Google Play says it will cut its take of app subscription revenues from 30% to 15% for users who"ve subscribed for 1+ year, starting in January 2018 (Nick Statt/The Verge)

Nick Statt / The Verge: Google Play says it will cut its take of app subscription revenues from 30% to 15% for users who've subscribed for 1+ year, starting in January 2018  —  From 30 percent to 15 percent  —  Googl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News5 hr. 27 min. ago

Pixel 2 XL display looking washed out? It’s supposed to, and Google might change that

A vocal group of users are lashing out over a perceived undersaturation in the Pixel 2 XL's display. While there are those who either like, dislike, or simply don't mind the trait, it's pretty mutually agreed that the trait does exist. Here's what Go.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News6 hr. 11 min. ago

Earth is having its second-warmest year to date, and it"s not over yet

Planet Earth has had its second-warmest year so far, and in the end, 2017 may wind up being the third-warmest year on record, ranking just behind behind 2016 and 2015. This year is also headed for the warmest year to occur without any El Niño or.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 19 min. ago

"Thor: Ragnarok" has kind of a funny problem

I truly believe Thor: Ragnarok will stand as Marvel's most beloved God of Thunder movie. Certainly it will be the best-reviewed, highest grossing at the box office, superior to Thor and The Dark World by any tangible measure — and introduces a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 19 min. ago

A startup is taking on Google and Microsoft with a "Minecraft for docs"

A startup came out of three years in stealth Thursday with a simple goal: Make documents better.  Called Coda, the startup has the ambitious goal of making a "doc as powerful as an app," reads the company's Medium post on the launch.  SEE A.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 19 min. ago

Xbox One X games: 20 promising 4K HDR games for the new Xbox One X

Need a reason to get excited about Microsoft's new 4K HDR game console? We've got 20 of them. When the Xbox One X was unveiled at E3 2017, Xbox also revealed some of the upcoming new games that will play in true 4K on the console, which include.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 19 min. ago