Google on Wednesday announced Gmail version 4.7 for Android users. The new version, which is currently rolling out, adds the ability to edit your out of office response, send any file type (including ZIP files!), and the ability to print e-mails on devices running Android 4.4 KitKat. The process is now superconvenient and extremely easy to complete.In order to set up your out of office message, make sure you've downloaded the latest version of Gmail on your Android device. As Google has been doing recently, it's a staged roll out, so it might take some … Read more
Mikogo for Mac offers you an all-in-one desktop sharing and online meeting solution for up to 25 participants. The app is accessible across different platforms and comes with advanced features like chat, voice conferencing, whiteboard, and file transfers.
Mikogo sports an unobtrusive and well-designed interface. Clicking each option gives you detailed balloon help tips, which will help you get started right away. One great feature is that the application doesn't require your participants to download the app in order to communicate with you; they can access your conference via an HTML Viewer. Another nice feature is the easy desktop … Read more
Phoshare for Mac allows users to synchronize and manage photos contained within iPhoto and other file-system management applications, making it a suitable freeware option for easy photo management. If you don't already have ExifTool installed, the program will prompt you to install this free software used for working with image metadata.
Phoshare for Mac downloads really quickly and opens to a straightforward but rather plain interface with no graphics. The program's menu bar options are elementary and the Help file is limited. The main menu includes three buttons used for exporting -- Library, Files, and Metadata. Clicking on … Read more
GifBoom capitalizes on the current popularity of animated GIFs by providing a single interface for creating, sharing, and commenting on GIFs with your friends. The app is limited if you don't create an account, but with a full account you can join a community of other creators to create, share, and collect the best animated images on the Web.
When you first start GifBoom you must create an account (with Facebook, Twitter, or e-mail) if you want to share your own animations. If you choose not to create an account, you can view the work of other users, searching … Read more
Nokia's Lumia 625 phone will try to lure potential buyers with a 4.7-inch screen.
Specs released online via various sources point to the supersized screen -- the largest yet for a Lumia -- and a few other features. Despite the larger display, the 625 will be considered a low-end, entry-level Lumia, sources told The Verge, with a resolution of just 800x480 pixels. The goal is to gear up a Lumia with a lower price to attract more customers.
No information on U.S. pricing or availability has been revealed, though one variant of the 625 with support for AT&T's GSM network … Read more
John's Background Switcher keeps your desktop fresh and interesting by letting you choose specific images to display as random wallpapers. It even draws from the largest pool of wallpaper sources you can find online. It's one of the easiest, coolest ways to keep your wallpapers random at all times.
This program starts you off with a few random Flickr accounts mixed in with your own photos. Most of the pictures it gives you automatically are G-rated animal and nature shots. If you want, you can pull more photos from just about any photo-sharing app you can think of. … Read more
Apple is exploring iPhones as large as 5.7 inches, as it feels the heat from large-screen rivals, according to Reuters.
The company is considering the introduction of "at least two bigger iPhones next year," the report said.
One could sport a 4.7-inch screen and the other a 5.7-incher, Reuters said, citing sources in the Asia supply chain.
"Suppliers have been approached with plans for the larger screens," the report claimed, adding that the move is "still under discussion."
The motive appears to be a growing need to respond to large-screen smartphones … Read more
Pop-up advertising impacts most users' Web browsing experience. GlimmerBlocker for Mac blocks most advertisements adequately, all while stopping the need for reinstallation after browser updates.
Download of GlimmerBlocker for Mac completed quickly and the program installed as a separate application modified from the main computer preferences menu. Unlike other third-party ad blocking applications, this program is outside of the Web browser, itself, which prevents it from being deleted or modified when the browser updates. The application has no menu of its own during operations and works in the background to prevent animated ads from playing. Support for product updates is … Read more
If you're keen to shoot photos from your phone, you might need a powerful photo editor. This app will crop photos and even help you throw filters on them. Snoxter will remind you almost too much of Instragram, except it doesn't seem to have a fraction of that app's popularity.
The app requires Facebook to work, so you need to let it use your account to edit photos. However, once you've connected the app to Facebook, you can't pull photos right off of your feed. You can snap a picture right from the app or … Read more
Copying and pasting between different programs can cause a lot of formatting problems and waste a lot of time. Plain Clip for Mac tries to fix these issues by allowing users to preset clipboard styles and eliminate format issues when cutting and pasting. However, the program's inconsistency overwhelms its usefulness.
Plain Clip for Mac is a free program that has a great concept but is too buggy to be useful. The program allows you to select which elements you want to remove from material on your clipboard. You can remove all formatting, spaces, lines and even HTML code. Unfortunately, … Read more