Microsoft Teams turns your phone into a walkie-talkie

Make your iPhone work like an old Boost Mobile phone. Enlarge (credit: Getty) One of the hallmarks of Boost Mobile prepaid phones in the early 2000s was their push-to-talk (PTT), or walkie-talkie, feature, which allowed you to.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJan 14th, 2022

Sources: AirPods Case Could Soon Wirelessly Charge Your Phone

According to the Nikkei, the incoming AirPods will be powered by a high-tech case that could wirelessly charge itself, your earbuds, and your iPhone. AirPods fans are eagerly waiting for a new model of their favorite premium wireless earbuds next ye.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextdigitRelated News2 hr. 26 min. ago

BetterMe turns to your psychology to help make sure your health and weight loss journey succeed.

BetterMe knows there's more to a healthy, active lifestyle than focusing on maniacal adherence to dropping every pound possible. Their process centers around holistically reaching acceptance and happiness within to help craft the body each member.....»»

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

The DeanBeat: Interpreting Microsoft’s $68.7B Activision Blizzard deal as a metaverse play

Microsoft's $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard will shake up the game industry and spur even more changes to the status quo. Microsoft's $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard will shake up the game industry and spur even.....»»

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

How to Scan Documents with Your Android Phone  

Scanning a document means capturing its image and using a software to convert it into a .pdf and/or a .doc or .docx file. Nowadays, most of the best scanning apps come with a camera alongside scanner built into them. This makes it easier to have ever.....»»

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

Antitrust bills targeting Apple gain traction in Senate as Ted Cruz reveals 40-minute phone call with Tim Cook

Today could mark a turning point for antitrust legislation in the United States, and Apple CEO Tim Cook is in full force lobbying against the legislation. As reported by CNBC, the Senate Judiciary Committee deliberated on the American Innovation and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 29 min. ago

Concept imagines new iOS design that shows why someone needs to call you in 2022

Phone calls are usually annoying and most people try not to answer, rather than picking up a random caller. With iMessage and many social networks, why would someone try to reach you with a call? With that in mind, a designer created a concept to im.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 29 min. ago

Diligent Boards integrates with Microsoft Teams to improve collaboration within board meetings

Diligent announces the integration of Diligent Boards with Microsoft Teams to drive collaborative and secure board meetings. Customers can now use Diligent’s board governance software while using Teams, driving better decision-making by providing o.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 30 min. ago

Microsoft Buys ‘Call of Duty’ and ‘Candy Crush’ Maker For $68.7 Billion

Microsoft is buying the gaming company Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion, gaining access to blockbuster games like “Call of Duty” and ”Candy Crush.” The all-cash deal will let Microsoft, maker of the Xbox gaming system, ac.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Kid of the Year Finalist Lino Marrero, 15, Invented a Shoe That Can Charge a Cell Phone

Lino Marrero was leaving cello practice one day when he noticed several blisters on his fingers. The pain was so bad that the 10-year-old inventor from Frisco, Tx. wanted to quit playing the instrument for good, even though he loved music. So he star.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Microsoft Buying Activision Blizzard Might Be Good For Gamers, But Bad for Developers

On Tuesday tech giant Microsoft announced its proposed purchase of gaming company Activision Blizzard for nearly $69 billion. The deal would grant Microsoft ownership over globally recognized franchises like Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, and Candy.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Game Scoop! 659: This Changes Everything

Welcome back to IGN Game Scoop!, the ONLY video game podcast! This week your Omega Cops -- Daemon Hatfield, Tina Amini, Sam Claiborn, and Justin Davis -- are discussing what will likely end up being the biggest story of the year: Microsoft acquiring.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

This DualSense One-Handed Adapter Is a Response To One Of PlayStation"s Biggest Oversights

YouTuber Akaki Kuumeri has created a 3D-printed adapter, allowing players to play games with a DualSense controller using just one hand.When Microsoft released the Xbox Adaptive Controller in 2018, it allowed people with disabilities to play games mo.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Daily Deals: $20 Off Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch OLED Bundle in Stock, Alienware m15 RTX 3070 Gaming Laptop for $1350

Gaming consoles, 4K TVs (including OLED), laptops, and moreToday Woot is offering $20 off the Xbox Series S gaming console. That's the first ever discount we've seen for any next-generation console. Thanks to Microsoft's acquisition of Ac.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Samsung announces that it will announce its next big Galaxy phone in February

We’re barely a few weeks into 2022 and it’s already time for some new flagship Samsung phones. Better strap in.This isn’t a rumor, either. Samsung itself announced in a blog post on Thursday afternoon that its next Galaxy Unpacked l.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Can Your Phone Connect to Verizon’s New C-Band 5G Network?

We’ve talked a lot this week about the launch of C-Band 5G and how it’ll finally bring a good 5G experience to Verizon and AT&T customers. The thing is, we didn’t mention which devices will work and you are probably staring at yours.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Hands-On Microsoft"s Canceled Andromeda OS

Windows Central got their hands on a pre-release build of Microsoft's canceled Andromeda OS running on a Lumia 950. As noted in the article, "Andromeda OS was never intended to ship on the Lumia 950, or any Windows phone on the market at that time.".....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Lenovo’s cool new gaming phone leaked, but you can’t buy it

Lenovo's upcoming ROG phone rival has some outrageous hardware specs. Unfortunately, the Lenovo Legion Y90 may never make it to the U.S......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

How to insert a line in Word

Microsoft's word processor has tons of tools, and mastering them can seem daunting. In this guide, we'll focus on one and show you how to insert lines in Word......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

How to record phone calls on your iPhone

Are you wondering how to record calls on your iPhone? It isn't as easy as you might think. Here are some great apps and services that can help get the job done......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Microsoft-Activision deal gives merger speculators a new darling

Microsoft logo is seen on a smartphone placed on displayed Activision Blizzard logo in this illustration taken January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationHedge funds, which make profits by speculating on precarious takeovers, got a treat this w.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022