February 14, 2019
Unicode Consortium has approved 2019’s final list of Emojis with 230 new characters. Deaf person, ringed planet, blood drop, people holding hands and more are the new emojis that users will get to compose expressive text messages with. In addition, new birds, animals, worship places, food, clothing, updates to older emojis with new colors and more have made their way in the updated Emoji 12.0 specs. …
February 13, 2019
In its latest update, Skype has released a new background blur feature for video calls on desktop. Users on Skype (version 8) on Windows, Mac and Linux and Skype (version 14) on Windows 10 can enable background blur when on a video call with friends, family, boss, clients or potential business partners. The feature works just like the background blur feature in Microsoft Teams.
February 11, 2019
EA and Respawn Entertainment have released a new game called Apex Legends. This new battle royale game takes place in the same universe as Respawn’s Titanfall. It is free to play and available on PS4, Xbox One and Origin on PC.
February 11, 2019
Google is working on a dark mode for Chrome, which will work with both macOS Mojave and Windows 10. The update is currently a work in progress and has been included in the latest Canary builds of Chrome. Here’s how you can get Chrome canary build on your computer to use the new dark mode.
January 24, 2019
Microsoft Office is finally available in the Mac App Store. Users can now download Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote and OneDrive apps from the Mac App Store for free. However, an Office 365 subscription is needed to actually use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. The subscription can be bought as an in-app purchase from the Mac App Store.
January 18, 2019
Boot Camp is a feature in macOS that lets users install Windows 10 in a separate partition on their MacBook or iMac. Once installed, users can easily switch between macOS and Windows 10, and also view files that are stored in each operating system’s partition. Unlike a virtual machine, a Boot Camp Windows installation runs at native speed, which means that users get the full …
October 29, 2018
In an unexpected move, Snapchat has released its filters for Mac and Windows desktop users by the name of Snap Camera. It’s no secret that Snapchat’s filters are one of its most popular features and with Snap Camera, users can now use these filters in video call apps and Twitch streaming.
September 12, 2018
Skype is easily one of the most popular voice calling apps on the Internet. If you have always wondered if you can record your audio and video calls, you can do so now in Skype and it works effortlessly. No need to have third-party apps risking your privacy or security! The feature is available on both desktop and mobile versions of Skype, and it’s very easy …
September 10, 2018
If you are one who enjoys watching YouTube videos while working, but do not have an extra monitor to do so, we know how you feel. While most other browsers have a solution to this, those of you with Google Chrome might be feeling left out. While Safari on macOS has picture-in-picture video playback as a native feature, along with Opera for Windows and Mac, it’s …
August 29, 2018
Thanks to Microsoft’s Visual Studio Dev Essentials, you can get a 3-month Parallels Desktop, the popular virtualization software for Mac, for free. Microsoft is also offering Visual Studio Community, SQL Server Developer Edition, Windows R Server, Parallels Access and Windows Platform VM as downloads to VS Dev Essentials users. All you need is a Microsoft account to register and get access.