How to Convert a Color Photo into a Black and White Photo with Movavi Photo Noir
Movavi Photo Noir is a black and white photo editor that can convert your color photo into a professional black and white photo. There are many types of black and white presets created from different parameters. Some of the different black and white presets are Americano, Macchiato, and Latte.... Read more
Windows 10 overtakes XP and 8.1 to become second most-used OS in the world, but still way behind 7
When Windows 10 was released on July 29 last year, it was hailed as the best operating system to come from Microsoft in a long time. Now, six months after its release, the latest iteration of Windows has finally passed 10 percent market share, moving it ahead of both... Read more
It’s now possible to run Windows 95 natively in your web browser
For a lot of people, Windows 95 brings back some great memories. Microsoft’s 21-year-old operating system has already been imported onto some unlikely devices, including the Nintendo 3DS and an Android Wear smartwatch a couple of years ago. Now, thanks to some clever work from a developer, you can... Read more
Microsoft’s keyboard for iPhones spotted in the wild
Microsoft is working on bringing its Windows Phone keyboard to iOS, and part of that process involves internally testing the software before it’s released to the public. Thanks to images and information obtained by The Verge, we’re getting a good look at what this keyboard looks like during the... Read more
Firefox 44 hits stable channel with support for push notifications
Firefox 44, the latest release channel build of Mozilla’s web browser, is now available for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. Notably, Firefox 44 lets users receive push notifications from websites so long as permission is granted (opt-in). Mozilla says the push notification feature is similar to web notifications with... Read more
Microsoft has now made Windows 10 a ‘recommended update’ rather than an optional one
Microsoft is continuing its quest to get Windows 10 installed on every PC on the planet. After it revealed last month that all new processors will only be compatible with the company’s latest operating system, it’s now been announced that Windows 10 has become a ‘Recommended update’ in the... Read more
Microsoft buys excellent predictive keyboard maker SwiftKey for $250 million
If you’ve ever been frustrated with your smartphone’s shoddy keyboard, you’ve probably been recommended SwiftKey as a replacement due to its excellent prediction engine. According to a report from The Financial Times, Microsoft has recognized the quality of SwiftKey’s product, and has acquired the company for $250 million. The... Read more
AMD releases Radeon Software 16.1.1 Hotfix drivers for Rise of the Tomb Raider
AMD has released a new set of Radeon Software Crimson Edition graphics card drivers,version 16.1.1 Hotfix, which are optimized for Rise of the Tomb Raider which launched on PC a couple of days ago. The 16.1.1 Hotfix drivers bring performance optimizations and a Crossfire profile forRise of the Tomb... Read more
Chinese consortium offers $1.2 billion for browser maker Opera
A consortium of Chinese technology firms have offered to pay $1.2 billion for browser maker Opera, a 53 percent premium over what it was trading at prior to the news. Unsurprisingly, the Norwegian-based company’s board of directors unanimously recommended that shareholders take the offer. The buyout bid comes from... Read more
Instagram apps now finally support multiple accounts
Instagram has updated their mobile apps for both Android and iOS, bringing a long-awaited feature to the platform: support for multiple accounts. In testing for several months, the new feature allows users to add up to five accounts to the one app. Users can add new accounts to the... Read more