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Windows 10 RS4 build 17123 for Fast Ring PCs brings HEIF to desktops as part of ‘What’s New’

As far Windows Insiders on the Fast Ring are concerned, they can look forward to a new high-efficiency image file forma

Google explains how its Chrome ad filter will work

Tomorrow, Chrome will deploy its built-in ad filter that can keep the most annoying types of ads on the internet out of sight even if you don't use an ad blocker. In a post on the Chromium blog, Google has revealed more details about the filter before it drops, going under the hood to explain how …

Internet

PSA: This link will crash Messages on iOS and macOS, cause resprings & more

Every so often, a bizarre link or piece of text surfaces that, when sent via iOS or macOS, will cause noticeable issues to the recipient’s device. Today, the latest form of this has emerged in what’s being referred to as “chaiOS.” It’s a basic GitHub link on the surface, but it crashes Messages on …

WhatsApp rolling out ability to delete sent messages following successful test

We saw last month that WhatsApp was testing the ability to recall sent messages, and it is now rolling out the feature to all users …<p>As we noted then:<p>If you’ve ever sent a WhatsApp reply to the wrong thread, sharing your pet-name for your partner with a business colleague, or you’ve engaged in a …

Apple quietly introduces an international warranty for iPhones in India, with catches

Apple has quietly introduced an international warranty on iPhones sold within India. Previously, you could only get warranty repairs on phones bought within the country, but you’re now covered wherever it was bought.<p>There are, however, a couple of catches …<p>As <i>Hindustan Times</i> notes, to be eligible, …

More Fluent design changes discovered in Windows 10 RS4

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update introduces elements of Microsoft’s new Fluent Design language on the Action Center and Start Menu, but turns out …

Must-Have Web Design Plug-Ins For Photoshop That Are Also Surprisingly Free

Screenshot via Craft<p><b>There’s almost</b> no limit to what you can do with Adobe Photoshop, that you’ll be surprised to know the software can be made even …

ES6 Arrow Function Is Simple, This Article Just Made It Simpler For JS Beginners

The first time I saw Arrow Function on Stack Overflow it got me thinking which programming language is this. I even checked my laptop keyboard for …

Food Website Design | 20 Free Delicious Design Resources for Foodies

In this article, you’ll find 20 <i>food website design</i> examples along with some delicious design resources for foodies or for web designers who work on a …

4 Ways to Use Functional Animation in UI Design

Just a decade ago user interfaces that used animations were avoided, being most often associated with popups and flashing ads, but this has changed. …

iPhone 8 dummy unit shown off in hands-on video

Last month we saw what may be the closest thing so far to the iPhone 8 design expected to be introduced later this year, and today what appears to be the same dummy unit has surfaced again in a hands-on video. The dummy unit shows off the edge-to-edge 5.8-inch display and taller body rumored for …

Google Rumored to Launch Standalone 'Google Assistant' App on iOS With Chat and Voice Controls

Google is planning to launch its smart AI helper Google Assistant on iOS sometime "soon" as its own standalone app, according to sources speaking to <i>Android Police</i>. The rumor is swirling ahead of Google's annual I/O Conference, which will run this week from May 17 to May 19 in California.<p>According …

Google Assistant

The next version of uTorrent will run in your browser

uTorrent is the most popular Bittorrent client in the world, but it's clearly getting a bit long in the tooth. You can expect some big changes soon, though. TorrentFreak reports that the app will eventually run in your web browser, based on comments from BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen in an …

BitTorrent

Focused Inbox, more coming to Gmail accounts in Windows 10 Mail and Calendar

A couple of months ago, Microsoft added the Focused Inbox feature into the Windows 10 Mail & Calendar app. This enabled Outlook.com account users to …

Early adopters can grab the Windows 10 Creators Update now

We've already explained a lot of the new features coming in the Windows 10 Creators update, but maybe you don't want to wait until April 11th. Starting today, the new Game Mode, Paint 3D and friendlier auto-update scheduling are easily obtainable before it's released through Windows Update. Just …

The full extent of Windows 10's data sharing is slightly alarming

Microsoft has repeatedly sworn that Windows 10 doesn't violate your privacy, but you've had to take its word on that when it hasn't outlined exactly what data it shares from your PC. At last, though, it's coming clean -- the company has started publishing a complete list of the diagnostic info it …

Telegram Desktop app arrives to Windows 10 Store

Telegram, the popular messaging service, has a Windows 10 desktop app available in the Windows Store according to Windows Central. The Telegram …

You can initiate the Windows 10 Creators Update on April 5th, says Microsoft

In a post on the Windows Experience blog today, John Cable, the Director of Program Management at Windows Servicing and Delivery, explained how …

When the 'S' in HTTPS also stands for shady

Just when we'd learned the importance of HTTPS in address bars, spammers and malicious hackers have figured out how to game the system.<p>Let's Encrypt is an automated service that lets people turn their old unencrypted URLs into safely encrypted HTTPS addresses with a type of file called a …

IT security

Google Photos updated with faster backup and sharing, Duo adds audio-only mode

With a focus on parts of the world that have slower connectivity, Google updated Photos today to have faster backup and sharing, while the Duo video chatting app received an audio-only mode.<p>Faster initial backup and image sharing in Photos is achieved by Google first uploading a “lightweight …

Kindle iOS app adds ‘Send to Kindle’ feature to save articles from Safari

The Kindle iOS app receives an update today that brings a new “Send to Kindle” feature, allowing users to save content from Safari directly to their Kindle library for reading later:<p>Send to Kindle – Now you can save documents and web pages to your Kindle library. Tap the share button in Safari and …

Chrome 57 will throttle background tabs to save energy

If you use Chrome as a primary browser, you'll know that it can be a resource hog that eats up too much battery. The browser's latest version was designed to solve that issue by throttling background tabs using excessive power. According to the Chromium blog, background tabs are responsible for …

Software

Complexion Reduction: A New Trend In Mobile Design

<b>We have been living in a world of ‘clean and minimal’ for quite some time, so what’s next?</b><p>Over the last several months, some of the leaders of …

Microsoft refreshes the look of Movies & TV for some Insiders in latest app update

If you like using the Movies & TV from the Windows Store, then you’ll be happy to know that Microsoft is working on making it look better. A …

Denna is a well-rounded, universal task management app for Windows 10

While there is no dearth of task management apps on the Windows Store, Denna aims to be a well-rounded to-do list and task management for Windows 10 …

How to navigate macOS with ease

First time checking out this series? You’ll get the most value by starting at the beginning, however you can also use the series overview if you’d like to go buffet style.<p>Note for regular readers, the already tech savvy, and IT professionals: this series is designed as a resource you can share with …

How to load javascript on custom page template?

I have a custom page template where I would like to load some javascript. I suppose I could always include the javacsript in the actual file, but …

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Google is making Allo chats a lot more animated

If you've been sad at how Allo manages your GIFs and emojis, a new upgrade for the mobile-only chat app is here on Android. Today's update brings an easier way to access GIFs, 10 new animated emoji and a shortcut to Google Assistant.<p>GIFs have been a part of Allo since the start (as well as in …

Apps

Google Assistant starts rolling out to Android M and N devices

It's here: native support for Google Assistant officially started rolling out to Android phones running Marshmallow or Nougat on Thursday. As <i>Engadget</i> noted earlier in the week, Google's conversational digital assistant no longer needs a Pixel phone or the Allo app to work, but you may need to check …

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