Google Is Reportedly Considering New Hardware Partners For 2018’s Pixel


Google has yet to release second-generation Pixel device for this year, a new report coming in hints that Google might be looking for a new hardware partner to manufacture its 2018 smartphone lineup. HTC has already secured a 2-year manufacturing deal for the Pixel devices this year, which will likely be launched later this fall, so the new devices will be manufactured by HTC.

As reported by Digitimes, HTC is competing with other smartphone OEMs to win a contract to manufacture the third generation Pixel lineup that will be launched in 2018. The OEMs that are looking to score this deal include HTC, LG, TCL, and Coolpad, as per the report. The report also goes on to say that “LG is more likely to win orders” for Google’s 2018’s lineup, adding that orders for the third-generation Pixels could reach five million units.

The same report also notes HTC has shipped over 2.1 million units of both first generation Pixel and Pixel XL devices since their initial launch.

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How does the iPhone red 7 with a black front panel



Many users are unhappy with the color of the front panel red iPhone 7. They like black, not the white part of the smartphone.
Blogger Danny Vindzhet was among them, and decided to implement the "right color". It is planned to replace the front panel on black smartphone, taking two sevenths iPhone - red black. According to him, it requires a certain dexterity and skill, it is desirable to have experience of dismantling smartphones. Nevertheless, he had to change the body, and here's why.
Vindzhet noted that important if you work the scanner Touch ID, the white button will have to leave when the transfer of the panel. If it is replaced by black, the sensor will not work. If you do not care, you will be able to turn red iPhone 7 smartphone dreams.

Can I buy the iPhone 6 Plus in 2017


Found iPhone 6 Plus on iOS 10.2.1 and compared with the iPhone 7 - Apple's flagship current. PHABLET upset - speed on the iPhone 5s level. But the big screen in 2017. Yet it solves.


software works is estimated on a scale:

10. Works as good as on the iPhone 7
9. Pulls slightly slower
8. All the functions work well
7. Sometimes retarding
6. Thinks half Operations
5. Consistently slow, but it works
4. podlagivaet and sometimes flies
3. Stops and flies
2 . Most crashes than work
1. Virtually no work
0. Using impossible I buy the iPhone 6 Plus in 2017


What we expect in iOS 11 and you too

What we expect in iOS 11 and you too

With the release of each new version of iOS, our desire to remain virtually unchanged. But Apple has not consistently hear us, even if sometimes makes moves that many frankly like.

Figuring out what you should see in iOS 11, a test version of which is already present at WWDC 2017 in early summer.

1. Dark platform interface mode


To the point: This can be iOS 11: dark interface, Split Screen for iPhone and other
Many of us thought that the dark interface mode on the Apple mobile devices will come with iOS 10. But not grown together. Then analysts have promised it in iOS 10.3. But this did not happen. And whether it is necessary at all?

Under dark regime iOS interface imply similarity of actual inversion system design - light text on a dark background.

And it not only looks very stylish especially on black iPhone, but is perfect for content consumption in almost complete darkness - so the eye strain less.

2. Updating the Apple Music app


Personally, I'm stoked for Apple Music interface of iOS to the last 10. But even after a year of use I realized that on the background of the decision of iOS 9, it looks disgusting.

started selling iPhone red 7


began selling red model 7 and iPhone iPhone SE.Buy new gadgets you can have in the US, UK, Australia, China, France, Germany, Canada, Puerto Rico, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and other countries.

Recall that the new "sevens" are different from the past only in color, iPhone SE is now available with 32 and 128 GB of memory on board, and the iPad - the cheapest of the tablet. It is noteworthy that the updated SE sold a little more expensive than before.


Prices for the new products:

iPhone 7 (PRODUCT) RED Special Edition
128 GB - 60 990 rubles.
256 GB - 68 990 rub.
iPhone 7 Plus (PRODUCT) RED Special Edition
128 GB - 70 990 rub.
256 GB - 78 990 rub.
iPhone SE
32 GB - 32 990 rub.
128 GB - 40 990 rub.
Order online or buy new items in retail outlets can have official resellers. It is also possible home delivery. We have already booked, what do You think? 

Facebook introduced a new ad format

           


The post will be displayed a great photo or video, as well as four small images with pictures of the goods under them.

According to representatives of Facebook, browse the products customers can not passing on the foreign platform. By clicking on an ad, the user will be redirected to the page with a complete catalog of the brand. Making a purchase will be as simple: just click on the item and Facebook will redirect the user to the advertiser's site or application where the product can be paid.  
Previously, Facebook launchedtesting mid-roll ad format. It will allow users to upload videos to the social network, to insert advertising after the 20th of a second roller. The total duration of the video at the same time will have to be at least 90 seconds. 

Types of mobile applications


Native Application– Native app installed from application store like Android’s google play and apple’ app store. The application which can be installed into your devices and run are known as native application for E.G. whats App, Angry birds etc.



Web Application– Web applications runs from mobile web browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari etc using mobile network or WIFI. E.G. of web browser applications are m.facebook.com, m.gmail.com, m.yahoo.com, m.rediffmail.com etc.

Hybrid Application- Hybrid apps are combinations of native app and web app. They can run on devices or offline and are written using web technologies like HTML5 and CSS. For E.G. ebay, flipkart etc

Full From of Mobile Related Words


2G – Second Generation
3G – Third Generation
3GPP – 3rd Generation Partnership Project
3GPP2 – 3rd Generation Partnership Project
4G – Fourth Generation
5G --- fifth Generation
AAA – Authentication Authorization, Account
ACC – Analog Control Channel
AMPS – Advanced Mobile Phone Service
APN – Access Point Name.
AUC – Authentication Center
BC – Billing Center
BCH – Broadcast Channel
BER – Bit Error Rate
BS – Base Station
BSC – Base Station Controller
BTS – Base Transceiver Station
CBR – Constant Bit Rate
CDG – CDMA Development Group
CDMA – Code Division Multiple Access
CDMA2000 – Code Division Multiple Access…
CDR – Call Detail Record
CN – Core Network
D/R – Distance to Reuse Ratio
DAMPS – Digital Advance Mobile Phone Service
DCC – Digital Color Code
DTA – Data Transfer Adapter
DTC – Digital Traffic Channel
EDGE – Enhanced Data for Global Evolution
EDI – Electronic Data Interchange
EIR – Equipment Identity Register
ESMR – Enhanced Specialized Mobile Radio
ETACS – Extended TACS
ETDMA – Extended Time Division Multiple Access
FDD – Frequency Division Duplex
FDM – Frequency Division Multiplexing
FDMA – Frequency Division Multiple Access
FM – Frequency Modulation
FSK – Frequency Shift Keying
FTMD – Full Track Music Download

Pakistan Facebook ban because of "blasphemous" content



In mid-March, the Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif ordered to clear the social networks of the "blasphemous" content. Sharif said that the issue of cleansing the social networks of the "blasphemous" content already worked out the bodies of justice.

He also ordered that authorized the Pakistani authorities have raised this issue with representatives of foreign networks. "Blasphemy," according to the laws of Pakistan can be punished by death, Pakistani law-enforcement practice in this matter is regularly criticized by human rights organizations.

Huawei P10 lite smartphone officially presented



Chinese company Huawei presented its new smartphone Huawei P10 lite, which is positioned as a budget model of the P10 series flagship Huawei and Huawei P10 Plus, presented at the exhibition MWC 2017. Huawei P10 lite housing consists of glass panels and metal frame. 

The smartphone has a 5.2-inch Full HD-display, fingerprint scanner, a 12-megapixel main and 8-megapixel front camera. The hardware

Galaxy S8 predicting three color options and solid


Presentation of the new flagship of Samsung will be held in the coming days. The closer a landmark event for the South Korean brand, the more rumors and leaks about theGalaxy S8 It appears on the network.

The most recent information shared well-known blogger Evan Blass , he had previouslyI toldIt might look like top-end Samsung smartphone in 2017. Yesterday Blass told the world about the colors of new smartphones

Windows 10 will push some updates over limited data plans


Microsoft has confirmed that the new version of Windows will automatically download updates "required to keep Windows running smoothly" even when you're on a metered connection. What does that mean, exactly? A spokesperson tells Supersite Windows that the operating system will avoid pushing "large" patches and will focus on "critical fixes," but it's not clear where the threshold will be.

However, it might pose a problem if you have a low cap (such as on satellite broadband) or have to pay based on usage. While this could save you from a major malware threat or a showstopping bug, you might not be so happy if you end up paying an overage fee just to get that important fix.

Ethical Hacking -Hacker Types

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Hackers can be classified into different categories such as white hat, black hat, and grey hat, based on their intent of hacking a system. These different terms come from old Spaghetti Westerns, where the bad guy wears a black cowboy hat and the good guy wears a white hat.

#White Hat Hackers

White Hat hackers are also known as Ethical Hackers. They never intent to harm a system, rather they try to find out weaknesses in a computer or a network system as a part of penetration testing and vulnerability

Types of Hacking


We can segregate hacking into different categories, based on what is being hacked. Here is a set of examples.


  • Website Hacking − Hacking a website means taking unauthorized control over a web server and its associated software such as databases and other interfaces.
  • Network Hacking − Hacking a network means gathering information about a network by using tools like Telnet, NS lookup, Ping, Tracert, Netstat, etc. with the intent to harm the network system and hamper its operation.
  • Email Hacking − It includes getting unauthorized access on an Email account and using it without taking the consent of its owner.
  • Ethical Hacking − Ethical hacking involves finding weaknesses in a computer or network system for testing purpose and finally getting them fixed.
  • Password Hacking − This is the process of recovering secret passwords from data that has been stored in or transmitted by a computer system.
  • Computer Hacking − This is the process of stealing computer ID and password by applying hacking methods and getting unauthorized access to a computer system.

Ethical hacking and ethical hacker

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Ethical hacking and ethical hacker are terms used to describe hacking performed by a company or individual to help identify potential threats on a computer or network. An ethical hacker attempts to bypass system security and search for any weak points that could be exploited by malicious hackers. This information is then used by the organization to improve the system security, in an effort to minimize or eliminate any potential attacks.

What constitutes ethical hacking?

For hacking to be deemed ethical,

Google I / O 2017 was scheduled for mid-May



Google using puzzles and mysteries on the site I / O conference announced that the next annual event for developers will begin on May 17 and will last three days. Ordinary people, it will be interesting to the opening speech of the CEO and some other important figures.

One of the mysteries to open the Google I / O 2017 place

It is within this Google developments in recent years particularly discloses a future version of its mobile system. At Google I / O 2017 the company will talk about chips and Android O

Google will no longer support the Gingerbread and Honeycomb


Google plans to stop full support for Android 2.3 Gingerbread and the entire family of Android 3.X Honeycomb in the company's service package. According to the company, issued a few days ago Play Services 10.0 will be the last release compatible with these versions of the system.

Death Android Gingerbread

The exact timing of the end of support is unknown, we can only determine their phrase, "when will the Services 10.2 the Play» . In fact, it means the death of Gingerbread and Honeycomb, because further support using Google Apps services for older versions will be associated with the creation of the individual APK and additional difficulties. And even if the developer decides to such fresh features from Google Pack will not work in Android 2.3 and 3.X.

According to the latest statistics published by the search engine

Nokia 6 Android-smartphone


Without fanfare and high-profile presentations, Nokia has unveiled its first Android-smartphone called Nokia 6 . It's quite stylish PHABLET the housing of a single piece of high-grade aluminum 6000 series. Veins traditionally masking the antenna, located in the manner of the iPhone 7. PV modules small enough, but it still sticks out. The resolution was 16 megapixel, have LED-flash and phase detection autofocus. The entire front panel is covered with glass effect 2.5D. At the bottom of the box placed button with fingerprint,

Google is preparing a large smartphone Taimen



Edition Droid Life, citing an anonymous source said that Google is developing not only the successors to last year's Pixel codenamed Muskie and Walleye, but another device. It is called the "Taimen " that is, the search engine continues to follow the "fish of ideology."

Taimen
Source Droid Life says that, most likely, the device is a smartphone with a screen larger than the XL in the new the Pixel . This is confirmed by the publication Android Police, referring to already own an insider. Journalists do not have any

iPhone 8 will receive another curved display


Again, the network appeared new details about the upcoming new product from Apple. According to the Japanese publication Nikkei Asian Review, the top-end 5.8-inch iPhone 8 will actually receive a curved OLED-display. However, the bending of the screen is not the same as that of Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and more rounded. Because of this, the smartphone will look a bit more elegant. The screen diagonal with a total of 5.8 inches will provide about 5.2-inch viewing area. Recall, in 2017 expected a large redesign of the iPhone,

Sony adds hi-res Bluetooth audio support in latest Xperia X

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Sony has just released the latest Concept for Android firmware for the Xperia X, which adds the AptX codec for hi-res audio, even over Bluetooth connections, and the March 5 security patch from Google. The build number is 38.3.1.A.0.74 (Android 7.1.1)  and is rolling out now to those Xperia X owners enrolled in the Sony Concept for Android program.

"VKontakte" launched app for live streaming on Android


Social Network "VKontakte" launched Android-version applications for live broadcasts VK Live, according to the company.
Officially VK Live application was launched in December 2016, when the "VKontakte" launched iOS-version service.

This service allows you to publish personal pages and communities on the air, which the user takes through the camera of your device. During the broadcast, users can receive donations from viewers - according to the social network, is now a variety of "gifts" esters authors sent 20% of users Vk Live. Also, for the money, you can temporarily select the comment to all the others.

IPhone 8 will be very expensive - problem in the new 3D


In recent years the web wander rumors that the next iPhone will cost more than $ 1000 because of a number of innovations - OLED-screen, wireless charging, and more. Today there is another information confirming the fact of price increase.

Resource DigiTimes reports that the module 3D Touch, in charge of the force pressing on the screen, will cost kupertinovtsy $ 15 US. This is 60 percent more compared to current models of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

Silicon Motion will bring an era of smartphone with 512 GB of flash memory


The Chinese company Silicon Motion has introduced a new family of memory controllers UFS 2.1, supporting technology UFS HS-Gear3 × 1L and UFS HS-Gear3 × 2L, which made it possible to achieve increased productivity, efficiency, and increasing amounts of memory. New memory controllers are based on a proprietary architecture MIPI M-PHY, which supports LDPC ECC for 3D NAND. Representatives of Silicon Motion reported that controllers speed reading is 50 000 operations per second, recording - 40 000 operations. It is noteworthy that the UFS 2.1 allows you to work with native record amount - up

Telegram launches call function


The Telegram messenger started to implement the long-awaited audiozvonki. While the feature is still in beta and only in the beta-version of the application download that through a special  channel  can be anyone. Calls already are encrypted end-to-end. If necessary, users can note from someone authorized to receive calls from all,

Zens released coolest portable battery for App



Stand-alone "smart" Apple's hours, at times, is not enough, and they require an additional charge. Carrying a complete magnetic cable is not very convenient. Zens Company introduced Apple Watch Powerbank Portable battery that solves this problem.

Powerbank made in the form of a cube, designed for 38-mm and 42-mm models. The battery has a capacity of 1300 mAh and is equipped with a microUSB port for self-charging.

Google Pixel XL Reviews


The Pixel XL is the larger of two models and comes with a 5.5" QHD-screen that uses AMOLED technology.

Google has flexed its muscles on the software side of things and added a new gyroscope-based video stabilization system that reads gyro data 200 times per second for smoother panning and shake-free handheld video recording.

Key Photographic / Video Specifications

1/2.3” 12MP CMOS sensor with 1.55┬Ám pixels
F2.0 aperture
AF with on-sensor phase detection and laser-assistance

Windnows 10 began to show ads


In Windows 10, there was a advertisement for Microsoft products. People are very unhappy with this, according to ZDNet.


It is everywhere
The proposal to establish pay Microsoft products in particular, OneDrive and Office365, can now be seen in the "Explorer" - the standard file manager Windows 10. It occupies a large area in the upper part of the window:

10 useful features Gmail mail address, which you might not know


In the postal service has a whole arsenal of so-called shortcuts. If you daily passes through a large stream of letters, you should remember at least some of them. To these shortcuts have earned, go to the settings tab "General» ( «General») and turn on the appropriate mode. If the full list of keyboard shortcuts to remember the first time is difficult, you can display them on the screen button "?". Hot Key functions can be changed. To do this go to the tab "Laboratory» ( «Labs») in the settings and activate the appropriate option. After saving the changes, a new tab will appear in the settings where you can and you need to remap hotkeys.

iPhone 8 will not show in September, why?


Apple will once three iPhone models - 7s, 7s Plus and 8. However, the presentation of the latter may be delayed due to problems in the workplace.

One of the major innovations besides the OLED-display may be a new 3D-camera - and it is rooted problems. Resource iGeneration reported that STMicroelectronics, producing sensors for Apple 3D-camera, does not manage to put the required number of components by September

Nougat surges, but still only 2.8% of devices


Google has updated the developer dashboard with new platform distribution numbers. After bidding Froyo a long-overdue farewell a few months ago, there hasn't been a great deal of movement. Nougat got off to a slow start, but it's finally picking up steam this month. It's still only on a fraction of devices, though.

The gain for Nougat is substantial this time. It's up 1.6% this time,

30 Windows keyboard shortcuts keys You must need to know


1. CTRL+C (Copy)
2. CTRL+X (Cut)
...... 3. CTRL+V (Paste)
4. CTRL+Z (Undo)
5. DELETE (Delete)
6. SHIFT+DELETE (Delete the selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin)
7. CTRL while dragging an item (Copy the selected item)
8. CTRL+SHIFT while dragging an item (Create a shortcut to the selected item)
9. F2 key (Rename the selected item)
10. CTRL+RIGHT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next word)
11. CTRL+LEFT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word)
12. CTRL+DOWN ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next paragraph)

Microsoft Windows 8 keyboard tips and tricks


1: The Windows key + M minimizes everything that's showing on the desktop.
2: The Windows key + E opens Explorer for quick access to folders.
 On the Start screen, press the Windows key + D to instantly get to the desktop.
3: The Windows key + Tab opens a list of currently running programs.
4: The Windows key + Print Screen takes a screenshot and saves it in a Screenshot  folder nested in your Pictures folder. To take a screenshot on a Windows 8 tablet,  simultaneously press the Windows button and the volume-down button on the tablet chassis.

10 useful functions WhatsApp, about which you might not know



format the text

You can highlight important information in the report by selecting one of the three spellings: bold, italic, and strikethrough. To select a bold font, add the * character at the beginning and end of a phrase or a word; for italics  - the symbol _; for the crossed-out text - symbol ~.

Dialog Box - 10 Windows Keyboard Shortcuts



1. CTRL+TAB (Move forward through the tabs)
2. CTRL+SHIFT+TAB (Move backward through the tabs)
3. TAB (Move forward through the options)
4. SHIFT+TAB (Move backward through the options)
5. ALT+Underlined letter (Perform the corresponding command or select the corresponding option)
6. ENTER (Perform the command for the active option or button)
7. SPACEBAR (Select or clear the check box if the active option is a check box)
8. Arrow keys (Select a button if the active option is a group of option buttons)
9. F1 key (Display Help)
10. F4 key (Display the items in the active list)

Google Adsense no longer available WordPress Plugin


Google has officially announced their AdSense plugin for WordPress this month. It is no longer available for new publishers to sign up for. So if you want to use it on a new blog or you are new to AdSense, you need to find a different plugin.
On April 5, 2017 existing publishers will not be able to change their ad settings or ad units through the plugin. then May 3, 2017 Google will no longer provide support for the plugin.

Google said "We frequently review our products and features to ensure they're

Microsoft Natural Keyboard Shortcuts


1. Windows Logo (Display or hide the Start menu)
2. Windows Logo+BREAK (Display the System Properties dialog box)
3. Windows Logo+D (Display the desktop)
4. Windows Logo+M (Minimize all of the windows)
5. Windows Logo+SHIFT+M (Restorethe minimized windows)
6. Windows Logo+E (Open My Computer)
7. Windows Logo+F (Search for a file or a folder)
8. CTRL+Windows Logo+F (Search for computers)
9. Windows Logo+F1 (Display Windows Help)
10. Windows Logo+ L (Lock the keyboard)

Main Window Keyboard Shortcuts


1. CTRL+O (Open a saved console)
2. CTRL+N (Open a new console)
3. CTRL+S (Save the open console)
4. CTRL+M (Add or remove a console item)
5. CTRL+W (Open a new window)
6. F5 key (Update the content of all console windows)
7. ALT+SPACEBAR (Display the MMC window menu)
8. ALT+F4 (Close the console)
9. ALT+A (Display the Action menu)
10. ALT+V (Display the View menu)
11. ALT+F (Display the File menu)
12. ALT+O (Display the Favorites menu)

Remote Desktop Connection Navigation Windows Keyboard


1. CTRL+ALT+END (Open the Microsoft Windows NT Security dialog box)
2. ALT+PAGE UP (Switch between programs from left to right)
3. ALT+PAGE DOWN (Switch between programs from right to left)
4. ALT+INSERT (Cycle through the programs in most recently used order)
5. ALT+HOME (Display the Start menu)
6. CTRL+ALT+BREAK (Switch the client computer between a window and a full screen)
7. ALT+DELETE (Display the Windows menu)
8. CTRL+ALT+Minus sign (-) (Place a snapshot of the active window in the client on the Terminal server clipboard and provide the same functionality as pressing PRINT SCREEN on a local computer.)
9. CTRL+ALT+Plus sign (+) (Place asnapshot of the entire client window area on the Terminal server clipboardand provide the same functionality aspressing ALT+PRINT SCREEN on a local computer.)

Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

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1. CTRL+B (Open the Organize Favorites dialog box)
2. CTRL+E (Open the Search bar)
3. CTRL+F (Start the Find utility)
4. CTRL+H (Open the History bar)
5. CTRL+I (Open the Favorites bar)
6. CTRL+L (Open the Open dialog box)
7. CTRL+N (Start another instance of the browser with the same Web address)
8. CTRL+O (Open the Open dialog box,the same as CTRL+L)
9. CTRL+P (Open the Print dialog box)
10. CTRL+R (Update the current Web )

Samsung Galaxy Secret Code


*#06# (Display IMEI number)
*#1234# (Display current firmware)
*#*#4636#*#* (Diagnostic and general settings mode)
*#*#7780#*#* (Factory soft reset)
or *#7780#
*2767*3855# (Factory hard reset to ROM firmware default settings)
*2767*4387264636# (To display product code)
*#272*imei#* (Display/change CSC code)
or *#272*HHMM#*
*#*#1472365#*#* (GPS test settings)
*#*#197328640#*#* (Service mode main menu)
*#12580*369# (SW & HW Info)
*#232337# (Bluetooth Address)
*#232331# (Bluetooth Test Mode)
*#232338# (WLAN MAC Address)
*#0228# (ADC Reading)

Samsung Galaxy S8 Announcement confirmed


Samsung Galaxy S8 shown on "live" photos
The network has new photos of Samsung Galaxy S8 working sample. The announcement very soon, rumors are confirmed.

On Galaxy S8 front panel buttons will not, they will replace the onscreen keys. With the fingerprint will be moved to the rear panel. With this display occupies almost the entire area.

Nokia table Running Android 7.1


This year marks the return of Nokia to the Android world and it was warmly received, with the Chinese variation of the Nokia 6 selling out in just one minute after its January 19th launch.
The operating system is listed as "Android FIH Edition" with FIH Mobile being the company that has the rights to the Nokia brand. This would largely indicate that the device - if it ever sees the light of day - will be Nokia branded.

The juggernaut of a tablet was benchmarked with some equally beasty specs, featuring a 1440p display and front and rear 12-megapixel cameras capable of UHD (4K) video recording. Some of the other notable specs include

2.2 GHz Snapdragon 835 SoC
Android 7.0 Nougat
64 GB internal memory
4 GB RAM
4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, Compass, NFC

Google Home speaker to launch in UK by June

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Google has confirmed it will launch its smart speaker in the UK before the end of June. Home was released in the US in October, but has yet to go on sale . The search giant disclosed its rollout plan to the BBC at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona.
It will compete with Amazon's Echo range, which became available in the UK in September. Microsoft has also previewed a speaker powered by its virtual assistant Cortana. Google's device is powered by a version of its Assistant artificial intelligence software.

Source BBC news

How to Upgrade to Windows 10 From Windows 7 or 8 With Internet



Windows 10 is the best PC operating system yet, with a powerful new Start menu. Windows 7 or 8, you're eligible to upgrade for free.  Here's how to upgrade to Windows 10, make sure you have all of your data files backed up, preferably to a cloud service such as Microsoft's own One Drive. Finally, make sure you have 1 to 2 hours free to run the install.

How to Upgrade Via Direct Download

1. Navigate to https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10

2. Click the "Download Tool now" button


3. Launch the Download Tool.

4. Click Select Upgrade this PC Now