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Windows Phone users hate waiting, million+ install 8.1 dev preview

Windows Phone users hate waiting, million+ install 8.1 dev preview

Just over one week ago, Microsoft released its Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers, giving users everywhere the opportunity to get an early look at the platform update coming down by means of OTA updates in [...]

How to use Help in Mavericks: A new Mac user’s best friend

How to use Help in Mavericks: A new Mac user’s best friend

Macs have long had the reputation of being computers that you don’t need hefty manuals to use. That’s true, but that’s not to say that documentation has no place on the Mac – it’s just built [...]

iOS 7.1 may allow iPhone users to delete space-hogging installation files

iOS 7.1 may allow iPhone users to delete space-hogging installation files

Back in September, iOS users had a choice; They could upgrade to iOS 7 or lose 3.1GB of space to an installation file which would automatically download to the device when connected to the mains. Previously, [...]

iOS 7.1 may allow iPhone users to delete space-hogging installation files

iOS 7.1 may allow iPhone users to delete space-hogging installation files

Back in September, iOS users had a choice; They could upgrade to iOS 7 or lose 3.1GB of space to an installation file which would automatically download to the device when connected to the mains. Previously, [...]

Snapchat API and exploits published by hacker group, could allow users’ names and phone numbers to be connected

Snapchat API and exploits published by hacker group, could allow users’ names and phone numbers to be connected

It appears that Snapchat’s API has been hacked, and exploits that allow a script to associate user’s phone numbers, display names, user names, and account privacy level en masse have been published. An Australian hacker group [...]

SlingPlayer app delivers early Christmas joy to Windows 8 users

SlingPlayer app delivers early Christmas joy to Windows 8 users

Santa Claus may not be due to slide down the chimney for another 12 days, but the elves at Slingbox are bringing a little holiday cheer to PC and tablet users on the Windows platform. Sling [...]

Android users get in on Spotify Connect’s Wi-Fi speaker streaming

Android users get in on Spotify Connect’s Wi-Fi speaker streaming

Spotify Connect is a nifty little feature, letting you stream your music to select speakers locally over Wi-Fi and eliminating the need for any Bluetooth pairing faff. It’s also something that iOS users have been able [...]

Office Remote app for Windows Phone is the PowerPoint user’s new BFF

Office Remote app for Windows Phone is the PowerPoint user’s new BFF

Microsoft’s second screen endeavours have developed further with the launch of the Office Remote app for Windows Phone 8, giving the handset full control over the Word, PowerPoint and Excel apps. The app, which is similar [...]

Buffer suffers a hack, spammy messages going out on users Facebook accounts

Buffer suffers a hack, spammy messages going out on users Facebook accounts

Buffer, a handy app for cross-posting to multiple social networks, has experienced an unfortunate hack that is spamming some Facebook accounts. The Buffer team is aware of the issue, and is currently sending out emails explaining [...]

Block parts of the internet with Chrome’s new supervised users feature

Block parts of the internet with Chrome’s new supervised users feature

Google is introducing the ability to control what its Chrome browser will show with a new feature called supervised users. Like Windows Phone 8′s Kid’s Corner, the feature’s aimed at families, and allows the owner of a device to [...]