Although the highlight of the Apple Special event last night was the lineup of new iPhones, Apple did manage to slip in a little bit extra. The Apple HomePod is going to be receiving a few new features. These will probably bring it up to speed with its competition in the smart speaker segment.
The update involves increasing the capability of Siri with respect to the HomePod. Other than these features, Apple has also added support for a few languages in the HomePod. The device now supports Spanish in the US, Spain and Mexico and expands support in Canada with Canadian French.
With Siri on HomePod, you can also access these new features:
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Skype has again updated its Android application specially for tablets. The company seems to have focus on optimizing its application for Tablet users. The Skype 4.5 for tablets brings some new features like picture in picture window and new pinch to browse feature.
Skype is the first Android application to offer a picture in picture window that lets you see the video call even when you switch away to other applications. Which means, users can simply use the tablet for anything, surfing the web or playing games while the video call is still active. Skype is trying to create the Snap View type of experience that is [...]
Google voice search has improved with time for its voice recognition capabilities. Google voice is successful to recognize the universal language ‘English’ very well, specially with different accents of people all around the globe.
In the journey to improve the voice search, Google has expanded the voice recognition capabilities of its voice search by adding new languages to it. Which means, Google voice search will not be limited to English and will now speak languages like French, German and Japanese.
This new add on will recognize [...]
The Google+ app for iOS has been updated, and finally brings some long missing features. The new update for Google+ adds features like full size backup of your photos and more.
The version 4.6 update for Google+ on iOS now alos lets users to upload images and videos at its original resolution, as long as there is enough cloud storage. Other features that add up with this update are location sharing (already available for Android users), inline translation of posts and comments and a single search box for posts, people, photos and communities. Update your app from the link [...]
UCWeb today released UC Browser 3.2 for Windows Phone with some enhancements, the latest update fot the browser brings some much awaited features.
The UC Browser 3.2 for windows phone brings some features which were missing before like the Background Download, the company has also added an enhanced Download Management, UDisk branded cloud storage service, optimized Preloading, the company also claims improved User Interface, and many more new features. The company claims that the UC Browser is loaded with unique features, which have made it the most popular alternative to the default IE browser and the No.1 browser on [...]
Samsungs chat service, ChatOn recently crossed over 100 million users with its chat service all across the world. While, ChatON is not much popular in many countries, but at the same time its popular in some countries like China and India.
Samsung has released the 3.0 version of ChatON to the Play Store, which includes a fresh interface and a few more changes. Many of your devices might have updated the app by now.
The new UI is simple and user friendly as users can now change the background wallpaper of My Page, ChatON’s social network profile page and add videos, images, and [...]