Reuters briefly reports that Microsoft is planning to launch a smartwatch in the next few weeks, according to “sources close to the project”.
Snapchat has emerged as one of the most popular social networks since launching in September 2011, with over 700 million photos and videos being sent per day by more than 100 million monthly active users. The foundation of the app has always been that any photos or videos sent or received between users disappear forever in a matter of seconds.
Following his resignation as chief executive at Microsoft after fourteen years, Steve Ballmer went on to purchase the L.A. Clippers from Donald Sterling’s estranged wife in August. Perhaps unsurprisingly, one of the first moves that he plans to make in his new position is to have coach Doc Rivers and his team ditch the iPad.
One of the most exciting additions to Apple’s iOS 8 is the ability to add Extensions within the platform, extending the options of many apps. Now, Microsoft has unveiled their own efforts to expand their popular note-taking app, OneNote.
Microsoft has released a new commercial called “Mirror Mirror” that provides a side-by-side comparison of the Cortana personal voice assistant and HTC One M8 for Windows with Siri and the iPhone 5s, demonstrating a number of different hardware and software features that aren’t possible with Apple’s offerings.