The four most downloaded mobile apps are from Facebook

The four most downloaded mobile apps are from Facebook
While Google and Apple are struggling for leadership in terms of mobile operating system, it is Facebook that takes advantage of its OS to make cash. Without going any further, the four most downloaded mobile apps are owned by Facebook Inc., the parent company of this social network and all its services. We talk about ...

Private messages from Instagram are now more intimate

Private messages from Instagram are now more intimate
Instagram celebrates the five years of the acquisition by Facebook adding another feature from the platform that the company of Mark Zuckerberg could not buy: Snapchat. After adapting, inspiring or directly copying large aspects of Snapchat’s “Stories” format, Instagram adds to its instant messaging system the possibility that our messages, images, videos and stickers disappear ...

How to use Cortana on Android without unlocking your mobile

How to use Cortana on Android without unlocking your mobile
Virtual assistants have come to smartphones to stay. Every home has its own, but Microsoft has preferred to put theirs to the service of all users regardless of the operating system. But Redmond’s have not stayed there but have now perfected their app so you can use Cortana on the lock screen of your Android ...

One hundred child pornography groups dismantled through WhatsApp

One hundred child pornography groups dismantled through WhatsApp
The National Police has arrested more than 30 people in an operation against the “largest international network of child pornography through WhatsApp” so far, researchers have said. A “pioneering” operation, dubbed Tantalio, which has allowed to analyze and dismantle about a hundred groups of instant messaging application with a theme exclusively pedophile. Authorities have identified ...

Holograms arrives on Windows Mixed Reality platform at Creators Update

Holograms arrives on Windows Mixed Reality platform at Creators Update
We are aware of Microsoft’s interest in pushing its mixed-reality platform known as Windows Mixed Reality. Since yesterday, the Holograms application, is available to all who are in the Creators Update of Windows 10. Holograms is now available on Creators Update The Holograms application takes some time in the Windows store, but it was not ...

Movies and TV is updated with a touch of Project NEON

Movies and TV is updated with a touch of Project NEON
A few days ago, Microsoft updated Groove Music for Windows 10, giving it a new look with NEON Project elements. Project NEON will be the next design that Windows user interfaces will carry, a design full of blur and animations. Movies and TV also joins NEON All Microsoft applications available in Windows 10 will receive ...

This is Project Scorpio: the jewel in the crown of consoles

This is Project Scorpio: the jewel in the crown of consoles
If Xbox 360 was a more than worthy competitor of the PlayStation 3, the Xbox One suffered comparatively in terms of power compared to the PlayStation 4. Microsoft, aware of that “fame” that dragged its console, has been struggling for the last Years in developing a tremendously powerful machine, which will be very difficult to ...

The new Paint, just the first step of Microsoft towards a new era in 3D

The new Paint, just the first step of Microsoft towards a new era in 3D
Although in the world of mobile devices can not say that things are going too well for Microsoft, we can talk about a good moment of form in the sector of laptops and desktop. The news that Windows 10 already surpasses Windows 7 in the US and Europe is a clear reflection of this trend ...

Phil Spencer shows us what the Scorpio development kit is like

Phil Spencer shows us what the Scorpio development kit is like
There is less and less time for the official presentation of the new Microsoft console, a console that, strange as it may seem, we have previously known the hardware behind it that its definitive name. A name that by the way the community has more than clear what should be. We will see if Microsoft ...

Official launch of some features inspired by Xbox One users begins

Official launch of some features inspired by Xbox One users begins
After a time of tests in the program Xbox Insider, Microsoft has decided to begin with the deployment of some characteristics for the general public. Thus, today some features required by users, such as improvements in LFG Clubs and publications, as well as some adjustments to the profiles and the activity feed, are coming to ...

Microsoft goes beyond passwords to log in

Microsoft goes beyond passwords to log in
The technology industry wants to leave behind the typical passwords that are composed of combinations of numbers, letters and other characters. You want to look for safer ways to log in to online accounts, taking into account that applying different passwords for multiple services and being strong is not always easy for human memory. In ...

Windows and Office will receive two major updates annually

Windows and Office will receive two major updates annually
In late May of last year, Chris Riggs, Microsoft Senior Program Manager, during WinHec, announced the planning that would see the Windows updates. Shortly after, in August of 2016, the announcement became official, besides indicating that we would have two major updates in 2017. Windows and Office will receive two major updates per year So ...

Fake GO Pokémon Guides and FIFA Mobile infect your mobile with malware

Fake GO Pokémon Guides and FIFA Mobile infect your mobile with malware
A team of researchers at security firm Check Point has discovered a new batch of Google Play applications infected with malware for Android. In this case, the virus is an adware known as FalseGuide, and propagated hidden in fake Pokémon GO guides, FIFA Mobile and other mobile games. According to the report, some of the ...