Neowin News Feed for: Contacts Neowin News Feed for: Contacts en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Google is testing a pop-up screen for adding contacts through third party apps <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google seems to be testing a pop-up panel for adding existing or new contacts from third-party apps. The functionality in the Contacts app may not necessarily be tied to a specific Android version. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Abhay V) Mon, 29 Apr 2019 17:58:01 +0000 Facebook sets the record straight on call and SMS history data <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Facebook has spoken out about the collection of SMS and call history following recent media coverage. The firm has advised that you can turn the feature off and remove numbers from the platform. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:36:01 +0000 Windows 10 rolls out a major update for its People app <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="à_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A new version of the contact management app has rolled out to all users, with changes to search functionality, UI design, and other modifications. It also includes the usual bug fixes and tweaks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Keefer) Thu, 21 Dec 2017 22:48:01 +0000 ProtonMail launches encrypted contacts manager <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With the recent launch of ProtonMail 3.12, the team added secure contact storage which features an advanced feature called digital signature verification which ensures no tampering of contact data. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:10:01 +0000 Outlook for iOS now lets you add and edit contacts, coming soon to Android <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s latest update for Outlook on iOS devices brings improvements to the contacts management experience, and the same enhancements will also be coming to Android devices &quot;soon&quot;. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 07 Jun 2017 17:00:01 +0000 Xbox integration and more changes are coming to the People Hub with Windows 10 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Not only is the People Hub getting a revamp on Windows 10 but new backend capabilities are also being added, which will allows developers to better integrate and access their services across the OS. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Mon, 04 May 2015 09:36:01 +0000 iOS 7 flaw bypasses lock screen, lets anyone access your contact list <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1952786987ios-7.png" alt="" /></div>An Egyptian hacker has discovered a fatal flaw with the Siri voice assistant in iOS 7: with the right method, it&#039;s possible to bypass the lock screen and access the contact list. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jett Goldsmith) Thu, 08 May 2014 02:21:15 +0000 PSA: Calendar and Contact Sync stop working tomorrow for new Google accounts on pre-GDR2 Windows Phones <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1862465609nokia-lumia-820.png" alt="" /></div>Starting tomorrow Google will completely drop support for EAS leaving many Windows Phone users out in the cold. If you haven&#039;t received the GDR2 update you won&#039;t be able to sync Gcal and Contacts. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 31 Jul 2013 09:44:15 +0000 Latest Windows Phone 7.8 update removes Google Contacts & Calendar sync <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/440575196googlewp8_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>The latest update to Windows Phone 7.8, 7.10.8862.144, apparently removes the ability to sync Google contacts and calendars after resetting your phone and attempting to re-add your Google account <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Sat, 16 Mar 2013 02:46:43 +0000 Facebook: email and contacts bug to be fixed <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1890457378facebook2_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Facebook said today that a bug was responsible for writing over contact email addresses in some user&#039;s accounts with its own @facebook address and it is working on a fix for the bug. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Mon, 02 Jul 2012 23:49:50 +0000 Windows Phone now supports offline Facebook Chat messages <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1213627063wp.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has updated Windows Phone&#039;s integrated Facebook Chat feature to allow you to send messages to offline contacts, where previously it would force you to send a text message to them instead. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Mon, 14 May 2012 07:06:35 +0000 Hotmail push mail, contacts & calendar now enabled with Exchange ActiveSync <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="../../../../images/uploaded/sprite_logos_hotmail_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has enabled Hotmail push email support for a wide range of phones including the iPhone, Windows Phone devices and Android today. Microsoft is introducing the support using Exchange ActiveSync, available on nearly 300 million phones.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Mon, 30 Aug 2010 16:55:17 +0000 Gmail: One button to merge them all <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1941205567logo1.png" alt="" /></div>With Android invading the smartphone market worldwide, more and more users are beginning to rely on their Google Contacts to keep their phone numbers in order. This can be a pretty daunting task, especially... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Benjamin Rubenstein) Wed, 16 Dec 2009 18:08:03 +0000 Gmail cleans up contacts <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1936758671mail_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Gmail team has decided to change the way that they auto-ad contacts to your Gmail Contact list. When Google first released GMail after you sent an email out if the email address wasn't... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 21 Oct 2008 21:16:59 +0000 MS Office Interconnect Beta Manages Contacts, Digital Busine <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As Microsoft looks at offering tailored, market-specific Office System products, this fall it will release in Japan a new product called Microsoft Office Interconnect, currently under beta testing, that is essentially a contact manager. The... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 30 Jul 2004 05:34:23 +0000 Plaxo Contacts for OE (beta) <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Download Plaxo Contacts and quickly update your address book. Plaxo seamlessly integrates into Outlook and Outlook Express, and gives you a variety of features for keeping your contact list up-to-date Beta version of... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 15 Apr 2003 08:52:23 +0000