Google’s online office suite will drop support for older Microsoft Office formats like .doc and .xls on October 1, 2012. [Read more...]
Facebook is building a search engine; confirmed by Mark Zuckerberg during Techcrunch Disrupt 2012 with Michael Arrington. [Read more...]
Two-factor authentication means “something you know” (like a password) and “something you have,” which can be an object like a phone. It helps secure your online identity because you have to have the second item in order to login to an account. [Read more...]
Now you can uninstall and update your Android apps remotely right from your web browser.
Instead of just offering one new Android OS to a single manufacturer to develop a “Nexus” product, Google plans to release Android 5.0 “Jelly Bean” to five companies to develop five simultaneous “Nexus” tablets and smartphones. This is a smart play by Google, should help reduce fragmentation, and get them on better footing to compete with iOS. [Read more...]