The people of Google have released a new update of one of its applications for the iOS platform. This time it’s your Gmail email client, which brings interesting new features for users of iPhone and iPad, mostly for the more impatient that don’t want to wait to your messages is synchronized with the cloud to appear in your Inbox. Among other issues discussed more below.
On this occasion, the Gmail update brings the number of version to 3.0 introducing two new features in the application. A list somewhat short but it is effective for frequent users of this service. Thus, stands out the new feature of the application in the background refresh. Or what is the same, the ability to synchronize the contents (messages) Gmail when you’re not using. The result is to have all emails received directly when the user enters the application.
Microsoft has taken a new step in the integration of its services. The company had been trying since last year the ability to make Skype calls directly through Outlook.com. Thanks to this small tool, you can make video calls from the browser without having to open any type of program. In addition, the US Company has included the ability to perform videoconferences in high quality and fixed errors that were in the previous version of this platform. We tell you all the details about this feature and offer you a link to download at the end of the article.
For some time, Outlook.com e-mail web platform allows to start a chat with your friends and family via Skype (conversations with Messenger could be at the beginning, but after the merger became conversations through Skype). The company also began to deploy in recent months a previous version that allowed videoconferences directly in the browser, but this was restricted to a limited number of users. Starting today, all persons wishing to make video calls or voice through the Outlook web calls may do so by installing a small plugin or program.
Telegram continues to grow in number of users thanks to the options and features that. And it goes beyond being an instant messaging service capable of protecting conversations with privacy measures as self-destruction of the messages, also offering customization and other issues to suit the tastes and needs of users. Then we explain step by step how to customize the profile with their corresponding image to display.
In the same way that happens with WhatsApp application, the profile of Telegram is the letter of each user. A utility that allows you to make sure you are talking to the correct contact to avoid any misunderstanding. It is also a way to draw attention to the rest of conversations and make known the nickname or name that you want to be known. And it is that profile of Telegram is formed both by the profile image as a name that the user can customize to pleasure.
To customize these issues only should access the official Telegram app for both Android and iPhone and press the button menu in the upper right-hand corner, where you have to select the settings section. Once fact this arises a new screen with the profile information of the user, in addition to other issues such as notifications, multimedia content downloads, etc. Continue reading
While the Japanese LINE messaging application already had a lot of extra services in addition to messages, its makers seem willing to offer more possibilities of communication. This way they have announced the integration of a new service of phone calls over the Internet to contact phones around the world. A payment service that reminds on concept to Skype, which already offers this issue for a few years or, more recently, Viber, with its service Viber Out launched after the disaster in the Philippines last year.
The news comes from an event of the company which has been presented the novelties that will reach the application. So, has released this new function or service LINE would happen to the month of activated March in United States, Mexico, Thailand, Philippines, Spain and Japan. With it the user could put contact telephone numbers from around the world, both mobile and fixed, calling from anywhere via the Internet. All of this without worrying that other user has a smartphone, Internet connection or any other matter. It is clear that it is a pay service, but offering a reduced cost.
Application of messaging on Facebook, and no, we are not referring to the recently acquired WhatsApp, also reach the Windows Phone platform. This was confirmed by one of the leaders of Microsoft, Joe Belfiore, and the day before the start of the Mobile World Congress being held in Barcelona. It is the most important event of the year in the world of mobile technology. This social network in Windows Phone users will have a new alternative to chat free and instant.
It’s the recent revision of Facebook Messenger. A messaging application that focuses on set aside all other components of the social networking site Facebook to establish direct communication with friends and contacts added. Just a few days ago a service to Mark Zuckerberg, the company’s CEO, wanted to present their own alternative to WhatsApp, although it is now an issue that loses relevance after its purchase.
For better or for worse, the YouTube video platform is constantly changing. Something to what typical users are more or less used, although not always accepted. Now, under the supervision of its new head, Susan Wojcicki, the appearance and order of the web version of this Google service is renewed. Not in a radical way, but adjusting playback of lists is to make more comfortable and finding all sections and subscriptions from the menu on the main screen.
The first noticeable change of the web version of YouTube is its visual appearance. And it is that the home screen has been modified to focus the content on the screen, regardless of the size of this and its resolution. So have made it possible the concealment of the menu guide where all the options are. Simply click on the icon to the right of the YouTube logo to deploy it or hide it with pleasure and thus access any section, subscription or playlist.
The German company devolo is the pioneer of the market to introduce Powerline technology, which allows you to transmit the Internet signal through the electric current, without hardly loosing speed (something very different from what happens in a traditional wireless network) and with maximum speeds of up to 600 Mbps., the firm just celebrate that he has reached the important milestone of having sold 20 million of Powerline adapters during his extensive travel in this market that exceeds already the Decade. We have had the opportunity to try the most powerful model offered by the company for domestic environments, the dLAN adapter 650 triple + deep. We tell you how this technology and our impressions about this team.
The advantages that have the adapter’s dLAN Powerline in a home network are self-evident. This kind of adapters is able to function as transmitters to send the network signal via Internet. To do so, one of these teams is connected both the router and the current. We can use any plug of a room to connect adapter and enjoy a more powerful network, without loosing signal. This type of technology is very oriented to users who live in larger houses and a duplex. Likely to suffer a significant decline in Internet speed when you get away from the room where your router is located. Devolo adapters are also capable of transmitting Internet signal at high speeds of up to 600 Mbps in the model that we are testing. The dLAN adapter 650 triple + uses exclusively the Ethernet signal, but other models of the company also serve as a WiFi Repeater so that no wires to enjoy a clear connection.