Skype to get ‘real-time’ translator

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Microsoft has unveiled a “real-time” language translation feature for its internet phone service Skype. Chief executive Satya Nadella said the firm would launch a test version of the service, dubbed Skype Translator, for Windows 8 later this year. The move comes as competition in the internet-based phone service sector has been rising, forcing firms to […]

Spotify latest to be hit by hack on users

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Music-streaming service Spotify has become the latest high-profile technology company to be hit by a security breach. The Swedish firm said no financial data had been accessed, and there was no “increased risk”. A portion of its 40 million users will need to re-enter, but not change, their log-in credentials. Furthermore, all users of its […]

Google ‘poised to produce 3D imaging tablet’

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A tablet computer capable of taking 3D images is set to be put into production by Google, according to reports. The Wall Street Journal quoted sources close to the company as saying a run of 4,000 devices will be manufactured next month. The tablet will have two rear-facing cameras and advanced imaging software – and […]

Mozilla to test sponsored tabs on Firefox

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Mozilla has said it will test a plan that puts ads and sponsored content on the boxes that appear when Firefox users launch a new tab on the browser. Firefox displays nine boxes or “tiles” showing screenshots of the websites visited most often by the user. Many users were concerned about Mozilla’s plan announced earlier […]

Does Body of A Content Matter To Google?

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Great content to a website is very much important as far as Google search alogrithm is concerned. The more advancements Google makes to its search engine algorithm, the better are the chances for users to get more accurate and relevant search results. There is a lot that needs to be taken care of when you […]

How Important Is Responsive Design?

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As more people are beginning to use mobile devices, like smartphones and tablets, for every task that used to be only capable on desktop, one thing has become clear: mobile is taking over Internet surfing. And, it’s not even just surfing. It’s everything from browsing social media outlets, checking emails and doing some online shopping. […]

Do Not Track – Don’t waste your time

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Yahoo announced that it will ignore “do not track” signals from browsers – meaning the incognito setting that IE, Firefox, Chrome allowed. Yahoo says that there is no “single standard emerge that is effective, easy to use and has been adopted by the broader tech industry.”  Yahoo recommends that people using Yahoo use Yahoo’s own […]