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Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with settings and input improvements

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with settings and input improvements. This build is part of the RS4 branch, which represents the next Windows 10 update the company has yet to announce. Windows 10 is a service, meaning it was built in a very different way from its predecessors so it can be regularly updated with not just fixes,… Read More »

Google Releases July Android Security Update for Nexus, Pixel Devices

Google, as expected in the first week of every month, has released the latest Android monthly security update for its Nexus and Pixel devices. Alongside the new July Android security update, the company has also released system images and OTA files for compatible devices for users to side load. Compatible device owners can either wait for an official… Read More »

Microsoft Releases Windows XP Security Patches for Additional Protection Against WannaCry-Like Cyber-Attacks

Microsoft was criticised last month for not providing free security patches to Windows XP users early enough to help protect against WannaCry ransomware. It seems like the Redmond-based company has taken the criticism seriously, as it has now included additional security updates for earlier versions of Windows as part of ‘Update Tuesday’. These updates are said to offer… Read More »

Facebook Releases New Report on Beauty Industry Trends and the Evolution of Social Discovery

With the popularization of selfies and visual-focused platforms like Instagram, it’s no surprise that social media has become a crucial consideration for the beauty sector. Pinterest is another good example – Pinterest has previously labelled itself ‘the largest beauty platform in the world’, with more than 38.5 million unique viewers of hair and beauty content. If you’re working… Read More »

Apple releases iOS 10.3.2 update for iPhone and iPad

Apple has officially released the iOS 10.3.2 software update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The latest software update focuses on bug fixes and performance and security improvements.   For instructions on updating your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to the latest version of iOS, see our tutorial on updating software here. iOS 10.3.2 follows the March release… Read More »

18F Releases Web Design Guidelines & Code Resource for Govt Developers

  The General Services Administration‘s 18F organization has unveiled an open source library of web design guidelines and code intended for government designers and developers. Will Sullivan, an 18F product lead, wrote in a blog entry posted Monday that the first version of the U.S. Web Design Standards includes code and guidelines for forms, typography, buttons, alerts and others. He said the… Read More »

Twitter Releases New Reports on Holiday Shopping Behaviors [Infographic]

There are now less than 37 days to Christmas – we’re about to hit that peak shopping season, the period where you have spend hours stalking round the shopping center car park just to get a spot. This also means it’s time to amp up your social media marketing efforts to capitalize on the increased attention. And this week,… Read More »

Facebook Releases Employee Guidelines Amid Accusations of Political Bias

Facebook on Thursday emphasized that it does not permit its employees to block news stories from its “Trending Topics” list based on political bias, amid a controversy over how the social media superpower selects what news it displays. Technology news website Gizmodo on Monday reportedthat a former Facebook employee said workers “routinely suppressed news stories of interest to… Read More »

Google Releases Nexus Factory Images With April Android Security Update

Google released its monthly security update for April earlier this month flagging eight vulnerabilities that were marked as “critical” by the company. Soon after, the company had removed MOB30D builds for the Nexus 9 and Nexus 7 Wi-Fi. Now, the company has re-released M0B30D factory images, this time for more devices including the Nexus 6, Nexus Player, and… Read More »

Glide releases new video chat messenger app for Windows 10 Mobile

Windows Phone, for most of its lifetime has been plagued with the lack of trendy apps that dominate other app stores. That is not to say there are no supporters of the platform among Silicon Valley’s upstarts however: Slack has a Windows Phone app, and just recently, a more consumer-focused service, Glide, announced a Windows 10 Mobile version… Read More »