Windows 8 critics, this is it. The Windows 8.1 Update was made to fix everything you think is wrong with Microsoft's touch-friendly version of Windows.That probably won't stop the complaints, but with this update,
Microsoft have said since the very beginning that the desktop in Windows will be around for years to come, and that's definitely true given that the majority of 'useful' apps on Windows still utilize the Win32 API. Microsoft are planning some changes in Windows 9 which will effect desktop users,
Today, Parallels launched Parallels Desktop 11 for the Mac. Windows users on Apple hardware were given a taste of Windows 10 during the Windows Insider Preview with an update to Parallels 10. However, there...
While many folks have focused their attention on changes like the return of the Start menu, Windows 10 also facilitates virtual desktops to boost your productivity.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/06/how-to-create-and-use-multiple-virtual-desktops-with-microsofts-windows-10/
Microsoft’s January 21 event is fast approaching, and we are extremely excited to see what Microsoft has planned for the future of both Windows 10 and Windows 10 for phones. In a recent tweet,
Microsoft's Joe Belfiore revealed via Twitter today that Windows 10 devices with a screen size less than 8-inches will not have a desktop. This means phones, phablets, and small tablets will not have a desktop. On the flip side,
For those that did not know, Bing Desktop is a cool little desktop application that allows you to automatically change your desktop wallpaper to the latest Bing.com image. Microsoft has rolled out an update to Bing Desktop, now making it easier to customize and share the homepage images from Bing.
So you want to jazz up your Windows 8.1 Desktop? Then read on for the scoop on the basics of desktop tinkering, and some more involved customisation via utilities.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/05/27/how-to-customise-your-windows-81-desktop/
With the new Windows 10 Technical Preview, Microsoft has introduced a new feature called Task View which allows you to have more than one desktop operating at one time. This means you can have multiple windows open across different desktop environments, and switching between them is a breeze.
If you use Spotify to stream your music, you probably know that it has one of the best-looking Windows Phone apps out there. As for those of you who stream to your desktops, the Spotify HTML5 web player worked just fine, as did its native Windows application,
West Antarctica is an ominous place. In this exceptionally remote region, ice is breaking off into the sea faster than it's naturally replenished by snowfall. Massive icebergs — recently one five times the size of Manhattan — have broken off into the ocean more frequently since 2001. This is bad.
Pull on your primary colored stockings, grab your Fendi bag, and slap your headbands on, Upper East Siders — Gossip Girl is coming back to television.The Hollywood Reporter announced that the original Gossip Girl creators team of Joshua Safran, Stephanie Savage,
The blue boxes bear only a graphic of a white anchor. If you found one on the street, it might look like packaging from a store with a nautical theme. But upon lifting upon the lid, you'll see a message: "This is for you. This is my gift to you. If any of these words describe how you're feeling,
These threads are covered in electrodes and inserted into the brain next to neurons and synapses. The results could allow humans to "merge" with artificial intelligence.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Artificial Intelligence, Elon Musk, and Brain Research
The emoji, displayed and created by Ford, was proposed for the 2020 additions to the emoji keyboard.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Iphone, Smartphones, Mashable Video, and Emoji
The cryptocurrency reached a low of $9,214. With Libra, a Facebook-owned cryptocurrency, entering the ring, many are pointing to the criticism Facebook and cryptocurrencies in general are facing as a potential reason behind the decline.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video,
This was a step away from another exec’s December 2018 statements that Google didn’t have plans to launch a search product in China “right now.” Dragonfly was criticized for the privacy, censorship, and human rights concerns it may have caused.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Google,
In a surprise announcement, Microsoft said it would bring back the Start Menu to the Windows desktop. It's not a part of the coming Windows 8.1 Update, but will come in a future upgrade.
In our latest Ask a Dev video, Mutual Mobile web director Clay Benson discusses good rules of thumb for web app quality assurance testing.See also: Apple Adds In-App Purchase Warning to iOS 7.1Clay suggests that developers work closely and personally with their QA team. "Point one,
Who are video games for, exactly?It's a question that games and developers have wrestled with through the decades. While glitzy marketing campaigns for first-person shooters like Call of Duty amplify the message that gaming is dominated by males out for blood,
Gillmor Gang - Dan Farber, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. Live recording session today at 1pm Pacific. Chat found here http://friendfeed.com/realtime-network/c31ffbd8/gillmor-gang-recording-live-today-1pm-pt Read More
Could moving out of a bad neighborhood actually be worse for kids? A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that relocating families to a more affluent environment can cause children to suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder—especially boys.Read more.
The Disrupt NY 2014 Hackathon kicks off Saturday at noon and we’re excited to announce the judges and API workshops for the event. Tarikh Korula is returning to reprise his role as the Hackathon MC. He’s the co-founder and CEO of Seen,
With Google's massive $1 billion Twitch acquisition and all the awesome coming out of this year's Comic-Con, you may have overlooked some of the week's best new apps.Luckily, Mashable creates a roundup each weekend of our favorite new and updated apps, so you won't miss out.See also:
Verto Analytics, a digital media measurement company based in New York, has raised $2.4 million in additional funding from Open Ocean Capital, which was also an early investor in MySQL. Back in April this year Verto raised a $5.4 million Series A from Conor Venture Partners.
威锋网 2 月 15 日消息，昨天，也就是 2 月 14 日，作为中国传统来说是大年初七；而对于西方来讲，则是情人节。虽然对于现在的很多年轻人来说，他们几乎能把除了清明和重阳之外的几乎任何一个节日过成情人节，但是在 2 月 14 和七夕这两个中外真正的“情人节”上，还是会显得更加重视一些。 毕竟，在单身狗横行霸道的现代社会，有一个合适的男/女朋友甚至已经成为了一件值得炫耀的事情。而通常，情侣之间所必须且经常做的事情，大概就是Kiss了。对于会玩的外国人来说，即使是Kiss这样一件看上去非常渺小且简单的事情，也是值得研究的。近期，英国《每日邮报》就公布了一份有关Kiss的研究报告。