Microsoft releases Windows 10 Technical Preview build 9926, features Cortana and improved Start menu

By on January 24, 2015 at 12:46 PM.

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Technical Preview build 9926, features Cortana and improved Start menu

At its event earlier this week, Microsoft showcased a new preview of Windows 10 for desktops and demonstrated many of its new features. The company also announced that it will be releasing the said preview to the public in a week. To everyone’s surprise, the “January Build” which is also being called the Build 9926 is now available for download as ISO file to both “Fast” and “Slow” rings of Windows Insider participants. More →
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Microsoft announces free Windows 10 upgrade for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 users

By on January 21, 2015 at 10:54 PM.

Microsoft announces free Windows 10 upgrade for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1 users

Microsoft has kicked off its Windows 10 event, and one of the first big announcements is the free upgrade to the new version of the operating system. Those using older version of Windows will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 for free in the first year after the operating system is launched. More →
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Xolo One updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop, Android One smartphones still await the update

By on January 16, 2015 at 2:31 PM.

Xolo One updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop, Android One smartphones still await the update

As we reported earlier this week, the Xolo One has today been updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The company has rolled out an OTA update and users should be able to upgrade their phones to the latest version of Android.  More →
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Google leaves 930 million Android devices vulnerable to hackers

By on January 13, 2015 at 11:45 AM.

Google leaves 930 million Android devices vulnerable to hackers

As if Google wasn’t already getting enough criticism from Microsoft and security experts for revealing a vulnerability in Windows 8 to the public, the company is now being lambasted for its own software policy. Android users, who don’t have the KitKat or Lollipop version on their handsets and tablets -- about 939 million devices -- are affected by a vulnerability in Android WebView. Google was made aware of this vulnerability several months ago, but it insists on not providing a patch for old versions of Android. More →
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Microsoft to demo and release Windows 10 for mobile developer preview later this month: Report

By on January 13, 2015 at 11:06 AM.

Microsoft to demo and release Windows 10 for mobile developer preview later this month: Report

Microsoft will be discussing the “next chapter of Windows” at its event on January 21. According to the Verge, the company will be previewing the Windows 10 for mobile at the event and release it as the developer preview later this month.

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Three months since launch, Android Lollipop fails to reach even 0.1 percent of global Android smartphones

By on January 8, 2015 at 2:54 PM.

Three months since launch, Android Lollipop fails to reach even 0.1 percent of global Android smartphones

It has been three months since Google announced Android 5.0 Lollipop but it still runs on less than 0.1 percent of all Android devices in the world, according to the latest numbers released by Google. Android KitKat, meanwhile, which was running on just 2.5 percent devices nine months ago, is now running on 39.1 percent devices, up over 5 percent from December's 33.9 percent. More →
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CES 2015 Live: LG unveils webOS-powered beautiful smartwatch with Audi

By on January 8, 2015 at 11:20 AM.

CES 2015 Live: LG unveils webOS-powered beautiful smartwatch with Audi

LG just won't give up on webOS. After implementing the platform for its range of smart TVs, LG is now looking at smartwatches running on the failed platform. And it might just work if the LG Audi smartwatch is any indication. More →
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CES 2015 Live: Goodbye Google TV, hello Android TV

By on January 7, 2015 at 5:30 PM.

CES 2015 Live: Goodbye Google TV, hello Android TV

Google has been trying to get people to use Android on TV for quite a while now. But despite a couple of not so successful attempts, the company stepped on the stage at the ongoing CES trade show event to make it clear that it hasn’t given up on its ambitious plan. The company announced that it has partnered with television makers Sony, Sharp, Philips, and TP Vision to ship Android TVs, regular TVs powered by Android OS. Some of the TV sets will be showcased at the ongoing event, and will release beginning March. More →

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CES 2015 Live: Razer’s Forge TV is a $99 Android-powered gaming console aimed at bringing PC gaming to the living room

By on January 7, 2015 at 1:04 PM.

CES 2015 Live: Razer’s Forge TV is a $99 Android-powered gaming console aimed at bringing PC gaming to the living room

Razer has a new, two-fold strategy to move forward in gaming business — add more virtual reality games and port popular PC games to your TV. At CES the company announced Forge TV, an Android-powered console that brings Android and PC games to the living room. More →
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CES 2015 Live: Griffin announces Power Dock Pro, PowerBlock Wall Dock, PowerJolt Premium for iOS devices

By on January 5, 2015 at 3:06 PM.

CES 2015 Live: Griffin announces Power Dock Pro, PowerBlock Wall Dock, PowerJolt Premium for iOS devices

Griffin Technologies, which is known for making peripherals and accessories for iOS devices, today unveiled a five-slot Power Dock Pro for charging Android and iOS devices at CES 2015. The company also announced a three-port PowerBlock 3 wall charger, PowerBlock Wall Dock holders for phones and tablets, and a 12-Volt PowerJolt Premium car charger. More →

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