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Computing, Software & Applications

File shortcuts are coming to Google Drive for G Suite users

August 19, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Pointers are an efficient way to handle lines of code in an app or managing files on a desktop, and while this ability to refer to a resource located at another place has been utilized by desktop users for quite […]


Computing, Software & Applications

AR and VR have potential to become disruptive technologies

August 19, 2019

Via: Techradar

Virtual reality and augmented reality have been the next new things for the last many years but still have not taken off and will it have the same fate as the short-lived 3D-TV fad. Industry experts say “no”. “Mainstream success, […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Google updates Chrome OS with camera modes of all things

August 16, 2019

Via: GSM Arena

Google announced another update for Chrome OS, and this time it brought some rather unexpected features for Chromebooks and Pixel Slates. Key features include better media navigation between tabs, more photo modes and easier way to clean notifications. Google issues […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Microsoft will continue to let humans transcribe Skype Translations and Cortana conversations

August 15, 2019

Via: TechSpot

As reported by Motherboard, though, Microsoft has broken away from the pack and will continue to employ transcriptionists (both contractors and full-time employees). These individuals will listen to recordings captured by Skype’s Translator feature and the Cortana virtual assistant; even […]


Computing, Hardware

Here’s more evidence Dell is working on a laptop with a foldable display

August 15, 2019

Via: Techradar

Another Dell patent has emerged which indicates that the firm is working on some kind of a laptop with a foldable display, or in this case, a dual-screen affair – concepts which are more or less the same thing, although […]


Computing, Hardware

AMD’s next-gen Renoir chips could skip Navi for older integrated graphics

August 14, 2019

Via: Techradar

AMD’s next-generation APUs, codenamed Renoir, will be 7nm chips featuring Zen 2 architecture, but there’s fresh speculation that the processors will run with Vega 10 graphics, as opposed to Navi (AMD’s latest graphics solution, which was previously rumored for Renoir). […]


Computing, Data Management, Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Get started with Azure hyperscale databases

August 13, 2019

Via: Info World

One of the advantages of the cloud is scale. We don’t call the big three cloud platforms hyperscale for nothing; they have massive data centers all around the world with millions of servers that can be treated as pools of […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Microsoft removes one-off Office 2019 licenses from its Home Use Program

August 13, 2019

Via: TechSpot

As reported by Computer World, Microsoft has decided to remove one-off Office 2019 licenses from its Home Use Program (HUP). Microsoft made this decision somewhat quietly, opting to revise its HUP FAQ with the updated information in lieu of a […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Firefox in 2020: what’s next for the feisty underdog?

August 9, 2019

Via: Techradar

The release of Firefox Quantum in 2017 was the browser’s biggest overhaul in 13 years, but it was also a change in attitude. Since then, we’ve seen a spunkier attitude from Mozilla – unafraid to call out competitors for unscrupulous […]


Computing, Hardware

AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT custom graphics cards start showing their shrouds

August 9, 2019

Via: Techradar

The AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT has been out for a while now, and its still offering amazing performance at an approachable price point. However, we’re starting to see custom card designs appearing on retailer sites, along with some leaks […]