Microsoft-owned professional networking site, LinkedIn, is currently testing a Stories feature akin to what is found on Snapchat and Instagram. The firm aims to cater to younger users with Stories.
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Microsoft's unified Office app on Android might receive support for dual-screen devices. A user video shows the app with two documents open simultaneously, running on an LG G8X ThinQ with two screens.
Microsoft is providing more details on the "Block potentially unwanted apps' feature in its Chromium-based Edge browser. The feature is available in the stable branch starting with build 80.0.338.0.
Microsoft is releasing Windows 10 build 19041.84 via WSUS today for organizations. This will help companies test the release before-hand for deployment. General availability will likely be in April.
Microsoft is updating the OneNote for Android app with support for dark mode. Other improvements include inking enhancements, ability to drag and re-order sections, and a drag-to-sync feature.
A new bug in Gmail is preventing users from emptying items in the Spam and Trash folders. There are a couple of known workarounds. The Gmail team is aware of the issue and is working on a fix.
YouTube Music is slowly rolling out the ability for users to upload local music to their account. The upload feature is currently live only for users on the web. The sync happens across platforms.
Google has patched three security bugs on Chrome, one of which is a zero-day vulnerability that is currently being exploited in the wild. The update is out for Windows, Mac, and Linux users.
OneDrive for Android is receiving a design refresh that finally brings dark mode to the app. It also gets new icons, improvements to increase legibility, and a comeback of the 'One this day' feature.
Honor announced it's truly wireless earbuds dubbed the Magic Earbuds. The device comes with what the firm calls 'Hybrid Noise Cancellation' and retails at €129. It is expected to launch in April 2020.
Microsoft today announced that it is opening a public preview of support for FIDO2 security keys for Azure AD joined resources in the hybrid environment. It also listed new devices from partners.
Microsoft today released Edge Dev build 82.0.425.3, the first version 82 build. It brings one new feature and a host of reliability improvements and fixes. As usual, there are some known issues.
It has been recently discovered that Google is indexing WhatsApp group invite links that are shared publicly by users. A simple search with the right keywords serves results with group names.
Microsoft has updated its Surface Duo preview SDK with bug fixes and improvements to how display sizes are reported to apps. There are also updates to the DisplayMask API and more.
Google is testing the addition of a share icon in the toolbar for Chrome on Android. This nifty feature will be a welcome addition. It can be enabled through the experimental flags in Chrome Canary.