12 hrs ago
Out of the Frying Pan, and into the Cube
Naughty Gmail App Upgrade
Both my iPhone and iPad prompted me to update my Gmail app recently. Seems Gmail was releasing a new version to fix some bugs and so on.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Naples Daily News
LinkedIn Intro app shuts down today
According to a blog post on the social media website, the app launched in October 2013 as a means of bringing LinkedIn to email inboxes on the iPhone.
Canadian Business Magazine
Is Samsung's Note Pro better than Apple's iPad Air? Peter Nowak's review
If you're a regular reader, you'll know I'm something of an iPad Mini fanboy. I've written before - without a trace of hyperbole - about how the device has changed my life .
Why privacy worries won't drive me off social media: Lauren O'Neil
Lauren O'Neil is a producer on the Community desk of CBC News and a self-professed 'internet addict.'
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Gmail for iOS Enables Background Refresh, Saves Sanity
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Overnight Recap: Infuse 2.2.2, Belgium AppleCare, Gmail Background Refresh
Apple faced another setback in its ongoing patent spat with Samsung overnight as Judge Lucy Koh dished out a denial of Cupertino's attempt to gain a permanent injunction against the Korean manufacturer.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Muzzling buggy and insecure Web browser plugins like Java and Flash goes a long way toward blocking attacks from drive-by downloads and hacked or malicious Web sites.
I like to read 'expert' opinions for their comedic value.
Summary: In Silicon Valley , everyone has an iPhone, a MacBook Pro, and a Gmail account.
SquareOne For iPhone Organizes Your Email, Gives You Better Control Over Notifications
Dropbox's acquisition of Mailbox for $100 million has fueled more interest and development in mobile applications aimed at helping users triage their way through overcrowded inboxes.
Goodbye pokey Inbox refresh: Gmail for iOS gains background updates
Google announced a Gmail for iOS update on Wednesday that should virtually eliminate manually refreshing your Inbox on an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
Gmail iPhone App Gets Less Sucky, Shows New Mail Faster
The app now fully supports background app refresh, which means your Gmail messages will be pre-fetched and synced so they're right there when you open the app-no more annoying pauses while you wait for your inbox to refresh.
iOS Gmail app gets background sync to cut new mail lag
Google has updated the Gmail app for iOS to support background refreshing, meaning the app will now download new email in the background rather than forcing the user to wait when it's opened.
3 Ways Google+ Hangouts for iOS Tops Skype
Thanks to a significant software update, the Google+ Hangouts iOS app is now an even more compelling alternative to Skype, according to CIO.com blogger James A. Martin.
SquareOne Organizes Your Inbox So You Focus On the Important Things
The video above does a good job of walking you through how the message works-think of it like Gmail's custom inboxes and priority inbox on steroids The real difference is that you control those inboxes, you control who goes there, and you control who gets to notify you via push notifications and who doesn't get your attention at all until you check ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Nuance unveils Dragon Dictate for Mac 4
Nuance Communications has announced Dragon Dictate for Mac, version 4. It's an update of the personalized voice recognition software.
Mail on Sunday
iPhone used to shoot entirety of feature film Uneasy Lies The Mind
The emotional moment a Good Samaritan and the girl she pulled from a horrendous car crash as a seven-month-old baby are reunited 26 YEARS later after a chance email 'We love Rachel and wish she would wake up': Father of 'spoiled' high school cheerleader, 18, who is suing her parents, claims his daughter ran away because believed she 'could do ... (more)
Mon Mar 03, 2014
What is Google Voice and why is it so cool?
Welcome to the 2014 edition of the Ultimate Google Voice How-To Guide, presented by ZDNet's DIY-IT blog.
'PasswordBox': Versatile, free password manager
Chances are there are dozens of passwords you need to remember on a regular basis, such as ones for online banking, your favorite store, webmail provider, company site, cloud storage solution and social media Chances are there are dozens of passwords you need to remember on a regular basis - for online banking, your favorite store, webmail ... (more)
10 Brilliant Tools For Managing And Boosting Your Professional Network
Remember the phrase that goes something along the lines of "It's not what you know, but who you know"? Networking is still a great way to achieve success in the professional world.
Samsung Galaxy S5 versus the iPhone 5: Which is best for you?
The just-announced Samsung Galaxy S5 will go head to head with the iPhone 5 for the most popular phone in the world.