5 things that WhatsApp Web cannot do

By on January 23, 2015 at 3:28 PM.

5 things that WhatsApp Web cannot do

WhatsApp Web was rolled out by the company earlier this week, giving you the opportunity to use the chat app on your PCs and Macs. This feature is not standalone and acts as a companion platform, therefore your phone and PC both needs to be always connected to the Internet. Apart from not being available for iPhone users and working only on Google Chrome, there are a couple of things missing from the web client. Here are the obvious ones. More →
0 

How to Download Whatsapp on your PC/Desktop for Android/Apple users

By on January 22, 2015 at 9:42 AM.

How to Download Whatsapp on your PC/Desktop for Android/Apple users

 As we reported last night, WhatsApp has finally launched an opp that lets you use the IM service from your PC or Mac. As of now, it will only work on Google Chrome and is available to Android, Windows Phone, Nokia S60, BlackBerry and BB10 users. Apple iPhone users are out of luck though as it doesn't support the service due to iOS limitations. If you're wondering how to get started with 'WhatsApp Web', we run you through the simple steps that need to be followed. More →

0 

Google search on Chrome for Android is 100-150 milliseconds faster

By on December 10, 2014 at 12:06 PM.

Google search on Chrome for Android is 100-150 milliseconds faster

Google has announced that it has boosted its search on mobile phones. It has added a new feature to the Chrome app on Android called “Reactive Prefetch,” which essentially makes the search up to 100-150 milliseconds faster. More →
0 

Google Chrome now has over 400 million mobile users, up from 300 million in June

By on November 25, 2014 at 1:31 PM.

Google Chrome now has over 400 million mobile users, up from 300 million in June

Mobile handset owners are quickly switching to Google’s flagship mobile browser. At this year’s Chrome Dev Summit, Google executive Darin Fisher revealed that Chrome is now being used by over 400 million users. That’s 100 million new users since the I/O event which took place less than six months ago. More →
1 

Use WikiTweaks to avoid distractions and focus on content on Wikipedia

By on October 31, 2014 at 4:39 PM.

Use WikiTweaks to avoid distractions and focus on content on Wikipedia

WikiTweaks for Chrome has restyled Wikipedia that can help users to avoid distractions from the links within the text body and stay focused on the main content. It adjusts the formatting of each entry on Wikipedia and adds pop-up summaries of those tempting links, keeping you on the right page, CNet reported. More →
0 

Google rolls out “Ok Google” voice search feature for Chrome users

By on May 23, 2014 at 12:47 PM.

Google rolls out “Ok Google” voice search feature for Chrome users

Google has started rolling out a Chrome update that brings "OK Google" voice search across the desktop browser and in Chrome OS. The company has posted on Google+ that users must try out the voice search feature addition in Chrome browser and OS to enhance their experience. Google had introduced the feature in its Chrome Beta in February, and has finally now launched it for all the users. More →
0 

Google unveils next-generation Intel powered Chromebooks

By on May 7, 2014 at 1:01 PM.

Google unveils next-generation Intel powered Chromebooks

Another wave of laptop computers running on Google's Chrome operating system will be hitting stores this summer in the latest challenge to Microsoft's dominant Windows franchise. The latest line of Chromebooks unveiled today run on a new generation of Intel microprocessors. The machines will be shipped by major personal computer makers such as Lenovo Group, Acer, Dell, ASUS and Toshiba. They will sell for $300 to $400. More →
0 

Lenovo N20 and N20p Chromebooks launched

By on May 6, 2014 at 3:40 PM.

Lenovo N20 and N20p Chromebooks launched

The world's largest PC maker has taken the wraps off two new notebooks that ignore Microsoft in favor of Google's lightweight virus-free operating system, Google Chrome OS. Neither the N20 nor the N20p are going to be giving IBM's Watson supercomputer a run for its money any time soon in terms of speed or power. More →
0