28 Mar 2015

Windows 10 Preview coming to more phones: Is yours on the list?

Author: JordanBierkortteBuppa1 | Filed under: News

If you have a Nokia Lumia smartphone, your chances of running the Windows 10 Preview are looking up: According to Microsoft’s Gabe Aul , the company is set to open up Windows 10 Preview builds to a broader range of phones. The Windows 10 Preview program opened up to smartphones back in February , but the initial preview builds worked only on a small number of Lumia devices. The reasons for this limited rollout were technical—Microsoft had to select phones with an OS partition large enough to handle Windows 10 until it had finished a partition-resizing feature known as Partition Stitching.

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Windows 10 Preview coming to more phones: Is yours on the list?

The final version of GNOME 3.16 is here, and this is no mere bug fix release. The latest version of the GNOME desktop offers a revamped notification system along with visual improvements, updated applications, and a trio of new application previews

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GNOME 3.16 is here with reimagined notifications and visual upgrades galore

28 Mar 2015

5 secret Chrome app launcher tips and tricks that speed up everyday tasks

Author: mAlbertaDaughertyx | Filed under: News

The Chrome app launcher is more than a glorified version of the Windows start menu. It packs a surprising amount of Google-y power that can speed up a wide variety of tasks on a Chromebook—and Windows, if you install the Chrome launcher .  Use the power of the built-in search button Remember, Google killed the caps lock key when it designed the Chromebook keyboard. In its place is a dedicated Search button, which actually does a ton of things besides merely searching Google.

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5 secret Chrome app launcher tips and tricks that speed up everyday tasks