Tagged: OS

Apple iOS 10 gets noticeable updates, here’s a detailed look at them

Apple iOS 10

At the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), Apple made some key announcements which will decide the course for the next twelve months. Major updates included tweaks and improvements for Mac, Apple Watch, iPhone and Apple TV. As promised earlier in the detailed article about those major announcements at WWDC, we here concentrate on what iOS 10 update brings on the platter for Apple iPhone and iPad users. Simply because there are more than 1 billion iOS devices being used globally. The operating system has been kind of revamped from bottom up and gives us a chance to discuss about all the new features worth mentioning. And yes, Tim Cook did mention that iOS 10 is the mother of all releases.
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Android N to have 3D Touch like functionality – Apple’s not going to like this

Android N 3D Touch functionality

Android Marshmallow is already up and running on many flagship devices and some earlier versions have also received the Android M update recently. The next step forward is development of another operating system which is better than the last. Android N is that next step development of user-friendly operating environment for Android-powered devices. We saw a glimpse of what this operating environment will bring to the devices and now there is another feature which shows how Android is following in the footsteps of Apple. Bringing a 3D Touch like feature to Android N may be inevitable as Phandroid found out after tinkering with the Android N Developer Preview 2.
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Apple Watch OS 2 finally launched, six must know advantages

Apple Watch OS 2 advantages

Apple had initially planned to launch its new Watch operating system on September 16. Due to an unexpected bug in the software, which Apple claimed ‘took longer to fix than expected,’ the tech giant had to defer the announcement to a later, undisclosed date. On September 21, Apple released the final, bug free, version of the Watch OS 2, making the upgraded version of the operating system available over-the-air for download to all users. Read More…

Android 6.0 will officially be called “Marshmallow” Google confirms

Android 6.0 OS is going be called Marshmallow

Android 6.0 OS is going be called Marshmallow

Information on Google’s next operating system for mobile devices was building up in the last few months, and finally Android M has an official name. Google has announced that the next Android 6.0 operating system is going to be called as Android Marshmallow, laying all speculations about Android Milkshake to rest. The final version of this OS is nearing completion and as a result 6.0 SDK final Developer Preview update is now available to developers (SDK Manager in Android Studio) for coming up with API level 23 apps.
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Android M brings voicemail support and more to your device

Android M

Android’s next mobile operating system Android M all set to be released in Q3 2015 is already being tested by the developers and now you can also download the developers Preview 1 and Preview 2 on their Nexus devices. The Preview 2 rolled out couple of days ago and its major highlight is the inclusion of visual voicemail which somehow never happened to Android users. And it is one less thing for iOS users to brag about since Apple devices have had visual voice-mail for ages.
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Apple iOS 9 Beta out now, things you need to know before installing

Apple iOS 9 beta download

Apple gave a sneak-peak of its next operating system for mobile devices at WWDC 2015 that was available for select developers and was expected to be fully rolled out this fall. Now Apple has launched the beta version of iOS 9 for the general public, and one’s who want to experience the operating system can download it right away. But before that you need to know what’s coming in this latest update of Apple’s operating system.
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Apple WWDC: Mac OS X El Capitan supersedes Yosemite OS with loads of features

Apple Mac OS X El Capitan

Apple Mac OS X El Capitan

It comes as no surprise that Apple has previewed its new big iteration of Mac OS at the WWDC 2015. Just like last year when Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite was released at the Worldwide Developers Conference, the next operating system codenamed as OS X El Capitan was unraveled at a keynote presented by Craig Federighi. Just like the iOS 9, this operating system for Mac focuses on improved performance and features that are oriented towards modern lifestyle and increasing productivity.
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Striking announcements made at Google I/O Conference 2015

Striking announcements made at Google IO Conference

Google I/O Conference 2015 held in Moscone Center West, San Francisco just got concluded couple of days ago and there were many revelations that took us by surprise. Google has been trying to dominate the innovation and technology forefront with its acquisitions in the past and now it has another trick up its sleeve. That trick being, teaming up with renowned brands and successful innovative companies to come up with their own vision for the future. This year’s I/O keynote was totally focused on future of software applications, augmented reality and wearable technology which are fast becoming the corner stones of technology that is up for grabs in the near future. Here are some of the most eye-catchy and well-worth announcements that took place at Google I/O Conference 2015, read on to know the details.
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Google’s next Android OS is going to be Milkshake, banana or mango, you figure out!

Google Android Milkshake operating system

After the long list of tastebud tempting Android operating systems released in the successful decade for Google, now the next version has been announced at Google I/O Conference 2015. Codenamed Android M, pretty obviously after the alphabetical adaptation of naming Google operating systems, the new OS brings a fresher interface to Android-powered devices.
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What new features got added to Windows 10 operating system

Windows 10 operating system

Earlier in November last year Microsoft released the all new operating system Windows 10 which is for Windows PCs and Windows mobile devices. The operating system comes with a lot of new features and an overhauled interface to overcome Windows 8’s shortcomings. Now another update to the Windows 10 Technical Preview lets select Windows users explore the new additions to the fullest. However it is confirmed that this release doesn’t allow users to test the operating system on mobile devices for now. That freedom is going to come in February 2015, as we speak.
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