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Microsoft Teams gains new file and sharing experiences

It’s now easier to share and organize your files in Microsoft Teams.

What you need to know Microsoft 365 has several new sharing features. There’s also a new file experience within Microsoft Teams. Outlook also has a new file and sharing experiences on the web and on mobile devices.

Microsoft 365 has several new experiences, including improvements to how files and sharing are handled across services. Microsoft Teams and Outlook (web and mobile) have new file experiences  [Read More…]

Android Messages for web gains Duo video call integration

Video calls placed from Messages for web will be started by Duo for web.

What you need to know The Messages for web client now offers integration with Google Duo. To place a video call from Messages for web, all you need to do is select a conversation or click on “Start chat” and then click “Video call.” Google had added Duo calling integration to the Messages app on Android in November 2017.

Google has finally introduced  [Read More…]

Family Link gains per-app time limits and bonus time

Bonus time lets you increase your children’s screen time in 5-minute increments.

What you need to know Google is adding per-app time limits and bonus time to Family Link. Per-app time limits will allow you to limit the amount of time your kids use in certain apps. Bonus time lets you give your kids more screen time in five-minute increments without having to adjust the global level.

As Android continues to evolve, it does so with your  [Read More…]

Alexa finally gains Hindi support in India

You can now talk to Alexa in Hindi, and the digital assistant will respond back in the same language.

What you need to know Alexa is now rolling out Hindi for Alexa. You’ll be able to switch languages on the fly, and the update is going live later today. It’s the same voice that you get with the English India variant of Alexa.

Amazon has introduced Alexa in India two years ago, and while the digital assistant  [Read More…]

Google Photos gains Memories, same day printing at CVS, Walmart

There is no better way to back up your mobile photos than Google Photos. Whether you’re using Android or iOS, it’s the automatic, hassle-free way to ensure you don’t miss a memory. We love it and cannot imagine a life without Google Photos.

The feature and mobile apps get better all the time, and today’s news is a shining example. Indeed, Google has announced a number of new features that dial up the experience yet again.

Physical Prints

As of  [Read More…]

YouTube Music finally gains the ability to sort albums and playlists

The ability to sort albums and playlists isn’t available on the YouTube Music web client yet.

What you need to know YouTube Music finally lets users sort albums and playlists by alphabetical or reverse alphabetical order. Until now, YouTube Music only supported sorting albums and playlists in a reverse chronological order. The ability is now available on both the Android and iOS YouTube Music apps.

Google has finally added the much needed ability to sort albums and  [Read More…]

Moto Z2 Force finally gains 5G Moto Mod support on Verizon

Moto Z2 Force owners can now use the 5G Moto Mod to connect to Verizon’s 5G network in nine U.S. cities.

What you need to know The Moto Z2 Force is finally getting 5G Moto Mod support this week. Verizon says the 5G Moto Mod now comes with further improvements to enable better battery life and deliver faster speeds. Verizon’s 5G network is currently available in Denver, Providence, Detroit, Chicago, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Indianapolis, St. Paul, and Washington,  [Read More…]

Microsoft Launcher beta gains tighter integration with Teams and more

The beta track is ready to roll with some new features.

What you need to know Microsoft Launcher version 5.6 is now available for beta testers. The update adds closer integration with Microsoft Teams and Outlook. You’ll also find a revamped “Settings” page tagging along.

Microsoft released another update for Microsoft Launcher beta testers to check out today, bringing along a handful of new features. Coming in at version 5.6, the latest update to Microsoft Launcher aims  [Read More…]

Skype gains screen sharing on iOS and Android phones

What you need to know Skype now supports Screen Sharing on iOS and Android. Mobile versions of Skype can easily hide controls for Screen Sharing and more. Screen Sharing requires iOS 12 and up and the latest version of Skype on iOS or Android.

Users can now share their phone screens with anyone through Skype on iOS and Android. The Screen Sharing feature works in a similar way to Skype’s desktop app. To share your screen, you tap  [Read More…]

Paint it black: Android Auto gains dark mode and new UI

Google’s approach to in-car navigation and technology, Android Auto, gets a fresh coat of paint this summer. Key among the changes is a new, default dark mode.

The phone-powered entertainment and information center that is Android Auto is approaching five years old and, as such, is due for a design refresh. Things have changed in the half-decade since launch and Google feels it has a more intuitive way of doing things.

The new look to Android Auto will be  [Read More…]