Fun fact about me: I like Surface products. Fun fact about John: he doesn't like Surface products. Guess who got to write this post. Microsoft unveiled some really cool stuff, so let's dive in!
This week has been full of surprises, hasn't it? On Friday, This Week's Leaks came out, as did some surprise MacBook upgrades (which I'm sure John will tell you about soon). And now for a new surprise: Google Chrome has an interface upgrade! In this post, I test it to see what we're in for.
The Surface has always been for the cream-of-the-crop-businessman, the on-the go management consultant, the CEO of a Silicon Valley business, all that stuff. And, until recently, the $799 price tag made sure of that. But that all changes today, with the new Surface Go. Before I start, I would like to get something out of … Continue reading Microsoft Launches $399 Surface Go
The second I saw this story pop into my email, I thought, This thing will either be called Google Pay or Android Wallet I was right! Google Pay it is, and we are seeing it right now! Android Pay was Google's answer to Apple Pay, and you could use it on phones that supported NFC to … Continue reading Google Wallet and Android Pay Merge For Greater Greatness
Recently, Twitter gave us a huge shock by doubling their 140 character limit to 280. And as we recover, another shock comes full-on: Official Tweetstorming support. In case you didn't know, Tweetstorming is a technique of breaking up one tweet over multiple tweets to do one of two things: Portion tweets into different bits (like … Continue reading Twitter Announces Official Support For Tweetstorms
HTC. Google bought their smartphone division a couple of months ago, and this purchase has brought more than a nice Pixel 2. It's brought a new phone from HTC, the U11 Life. First of all, let me get one thing straight. This is not the new HTC U11. Think of it instead as a less flagship-y version, … Continue reading HTC Releases Brand-New Android One Phone
In case this hasn't been clear previously, I love Android. The main reason I love it is because apps have loads of freedom to do whatever they want, and this makes it customisable. But that is about to change. The problem is the accessibility features. Google, like most people, want their phones to be usable … Continue reading Android Apps To Lose Functionality
Does anyone here remember my previous article about Firefox 57? It was entitiled Firefox 57: Does It Deserve The Hype? and as I recall, I said yes, it does. Well, I am pleased to tell you that Firefox 57 is now here!!! And I should care because? Because it's much better. Mozilla have replaced their … Continue reading The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived
Wanna tattle on those who nearly crash into your car when texting? There's an app for that. Texting and driving are a problem. Self-described "Internetainers" Rhett and Link made a very good video about the problem, involving two drivers (Rhett and Link) who distract themselves from driving, call themselves "Textperts" and repeatedly assure the viewer … Continue reading Tell On The Textperts With This New App
The myth "Linux can't game" has been abolished many times. And now, there's another new kid on the block. Or at least there would be, but for the evilness of a gaming company. Does anyone know about Minecraft: Story Mode? You don't? Well, I don't have time to tell you about it, so I'll just point you … Continue reading Minecraft Story Mode Pronounced Ready For Linux Release