Friday, November 14th, 2014 at 13:42
Beats Electronics introduced its first product since its merger with Apple – Wireless Headphones Solo2 Wireless. This is stated in the message Beats.
Apple earlier this year bought developer of audio technology – Beats Electronics – for $ 3 billion. Co-founders Beats – Chairman of the Board of Directors of the label Interscope Records Jimmy Ayovin and rapper Andre Young, better known as Dr. Dre, – joined the team Apple. Headphones Solo2 Wireless – this is the first product released Beats since absorption.
Headphones Solo2 Wireless equipped with Bluetooth-connection module. According to the manufacturer, the user can listen to music at a distance of 9 meters from the playing device. Using the «b» button and the volume control on the headphones themselves you can switch to an incoming call, skip the song or change the volume.
Battery in Solo2 Wireless is able to work up to 12 hours in wireless mode. It can be recharged or connected to the unit via a cable RemoteTalk.
The cost of the device is $ 300 in the US. Headphones will be selling in the official Apple stores and in a number of other retail stores. Solo2 Wireless will be available in red, black, white and blue, and red headphones will be sold exclusively by the operator Verizon Wireless.
Additionally, Beats announced a new range of colours for conventional wired headphones Solo2. In the pre-season, the company will release a collection of Royal Edition, including headphones in grey, green, purple, pink and blue, priced at $ 200.
Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 at 10:53
Instagram users were able to edit photo and short video captions after their publication. This is stated in the official blog of Instagram.
Previously, users who make a mistake in the original photo captions, wanted it to be changed or deleted were forced to delete the photo or video in general, and then upload it again.
“Editing captions was one of the most requested features from the Instagram-community. You can find the new “Edit” function in the menu under the photo “- say in Instagram.
In addition, the service has made changes to the tab “Explore”. Icon tab has changed to a magnifying glass, and it is now available under subsections with potentially interesting photographs and user accounts.
The updated app is a free to download from the Apple App Store and Google Play. Instagram audience is more than 200 million users.
Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 17:06
The software package Microsoft Office for iOS and Android became free, reports The Verge.
Now users of iPhone, iPad and Android-devices will no longer need a subscription to Office 365 service to edit documents or store them in the cloud, announced by Microsoft.
This week, Microsoft announced a strategic partnership with Dropbox, under which integrates cloud service in mobile, desktop and web versions of Office.
Microsoft also unveiled an updated iPhone app and previews Office, optimised for Android-plates. All programs have been updated integration with Dropbox.