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Microsoft updates Xbox One SmartGlass with game clip recording and more features

Aug 27 2014 11:54pm CDT | Source: App Advice

Just over a week after its last major update (which introduced remote purchasing and other features), Xbox One SmartGlass has received yet another significant update.The latest update to the official iOS companion app of Microsoft’s flagship Xbox One entertainment console delivers a number of new capabilities. Most notably, these include the ability to record game clips right from the app and several social networking enhancements.According to its release notes, the new version o ...
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New Version of Skype for iOS Released

Source: Apple Balla | Jun 14 2014, 6:52am CDT | by Ehsanul Haque Kanan

New Version of Skype for iOS Released
The latest version of Skype for iOS includes not only enhanced speed but also redesigned interface
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Microsoft updates OneDrive with multiple file sharing, new Photos view and more

Aug 26 2014 12:02am CDT | Source: App Advice

Microsoft has just updated the official iOS app of its OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) cloud storage service with several enhancements. These enhancements include the ability to select multiple files to be shared together. And speaking of sharing, the new version of OneDrive also features an updated Shared view. Furthermore, the updated app includes a new Photos view that showcases all of the photos in your OneDrive account. To see only your screenshots, you can go to the Camera Roll ...
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9to5Toys Lunch Break: PowerAll power bank $80, B&W Z2 AirPlay speaker $200, iPad mini $199 at Target, more

Aug 18 2014 11:05am CDT | Source: 9to5Mac

Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: PowerAll Portable Power Bank and Car Jump Starter $80 shipped (Reg. $120) Bowers & Wilkins Z2 AirPlay speaker w/ Lightning dock $200 shipped (orig. $400) Apple iPad mini for $199 (33% off) goes live at Target stores Samsun ...
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Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, a team of researchers has developed a new sensor that can detect and count nano-particles, at sizes as small as ten nano-metres, one at a time. | by IANS
Experiential purchases more satisfying than material ones
New York, Sep 2 (IANS) Spending money doing things or buying experiences makes people feel a lot more happier than spending money on material things, a study says. | by IANS

Skype ends support for Macs running OS X 10.5.8 and below

Aug 7 2014 10:12pm CDT | Source: Apple Insider

Confirming reports that Skype no longer works with older versions of Apple's OS X, Microsoft on Thursday announced it has ended support for Macs running OS X 10.5.8 Leopard or ...
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FreedomPop brings its free voice, text & data plans to tablets including a $319 iPad mini

Jul 30 2014 7:58am CDT | Source: 9to5Mac

FreedomPop, the carrier offering free and cheap data plans on Sprint’s network, today announced that it’s bringing its free voice, data, and text plans to tablet users starting with the iPad mini and Samsung Tab 3. Since LTE iPads only support data over their cellular connection, the carrier provides iPad users with Apple headsets with mics for making calls and an app that routes calls/texts through its own VoIP platform. While ...
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National Federation of the Blind Praise Apple’s Accessibility Efforts While Asking for More

Jul 14 2014 3:19pm CDT | Source: Pad Gadget

On July 5 of this year, the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) passed a resolution regarding policies, standards and procedures to ensure and maintain accessibility of App Store apps. In it, the NFB commends Apple for its efforts to make its operating system accessible to sight impaired with VoiceOver. At the same time, the advocacy organization notes that app developers are not required to include VoiceOv ...
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6 Things Microsoft's New CEO Satya Nadella Needs To Do Now (1: Go Insane)

Source: Apple Balla | Feb 4 2014, 10:00am CST | by Forbes

Microsoft has a new CEO! It’s Satya Nadella. They have a spiffy, iPad-ready website to tell you who it is. Microsoft is...
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Apple Files iPhone Status Sharing Method, Gives Users More Freedom Over Their Own Time

Source: Apple Balla | Aug 24 2013, 9:40am CDT | by Deidre Richardson

iPhone will share location, availability status, and other info in the future
Your iPhone could share your battery status, GPS location, cell reception signal, and more in the future
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