Author Archives: Ashish

HMD to bring back Iconic Lumia Camera Interface to Nokia Phones

If you have ever used a Lumia phone, the manual mode in the camera was pretty sleek. It was much better compared to manual interface offered by the best camera phone because of its SemiCircular UI interface. Looks like this is coming to future Nokia phones. HMD, the house of the new Nokia Phones, has acquired license for this design ...

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Microsoft Announces Fitbit Skill for Cortana, Logs Data using Voice

When it comes to Fitness, Fitbit Blaze is what I always look forward to every morning, followed by an hour of walk.  Then comes Cortana which I use for many things including Reminders, Daily Traffic reminders and so on.  And todays Microsoft announcement of adding Fitbit Skill to Cortana, had just made me smile!! Microsoft and Fitbit have partnered together ...

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Surface Diagnostic Tool now Available in Windows Store for Windows 10 S

Surface Repair & Diagnostic Tool lets you check for problems in your Surface devices, and if you are running Windows 10 S on the newly launched Surface devices, you can download this tool for the iniital check.  This tool will let you perform & partly fix software issues, and also check on hardware issues.  Remember, this is only for diagnosis, ...

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OneDrive gets Version History to Restore older Versions of all your Files

One of most impressive feature and the reason I have always used Dropbox is the revision history. This feature is now coming to one OneDrive and is one of the most requested features for all types of file for OneDrive personal account. In case you accidentally delete or edit files, you can restore it. This works with files includes  PDFs, ...

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GLAS is Cortana Powered Thermostat from Microsoft

Microsoft has a high ambition to put Cortana on every device possible and in the latest effort, Microsoft has put it on a thermostat in partnership with Johnson Controls. The company excels in intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together. Coming back to the topic, a video was posted about the GLAS in ...

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Windows 10 will let you reduce Data usage for Updates in next Version

While the internet bandwidth usage and data availability have reached all high, Microsoft is still offering an option on how one can control the data usage when it comes to downloading the updates. The next version of Windows 10, dubbed as Fall / Autumn Creators Update offers set of controls just for the same. The option does make sense for ...

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