Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Microsoft will let you upgrade to Windows 10 even if you run a pirated version...!!

As Microsoft had already announced that they would be giving free Windows 10 upgrade to Windows 7 and Windows 8 users. Now the company has again announced adding to the same that upgrade would be extended even to those with illegal version of the software- at least in China.
Terry Myerson , the head of the Microsoft's operating System division announced the same today at the WinHEC conference in Shezhen ,China  , He said , " We are upgrading all qualified PC's , genuine and non genuine , to Windows 10." 

But it is not clear whether they would be offering the upgrades to software pirates everywhere or only in China. Microsoft has taken this step because more then 75% of the users in China use pirated Windows. Microsoft is keen to boost legitimate use of Microsoft "s software in China.
According to Verge , in some regions in the world Microsoft may be trying to avoid the problem of customers buying computers with pirated version of Windows pre-installed.
Myserson also added that the goal was to ," reengage" with these millions of Chinese users , though he didn't elaborate on a plan to do so beyond giving them free software. 
Microsoft with continuous announcements after regular intervals and every time it adds new news  and has created great Hipe and curiosity of users is increasing day by day in wait for Windows 10.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Google officially announces Android 5.1 , Supports HD Voice and Multiple Sim. Rolling Out Soon..!!

Google officially announced Android Lollipop  5.1 that includes a number of bug fixes and a few small changes to the operating system. The update would surely improve the current Android 5.0.

"Today we are rolling out Android Lollipop 5.1 - an update that improves the stability and performance and offers new features like support for multiple sim cards , Device Protection and high Definition (HD) voice on compatible phones ," said Google in an official blog post.

"Get crystal clear calling with HD voice between compatible Android 5.1 devices like the Nexus 6 on T-mobile or Verizon," said Google.

The most important and new feature rolling out would increase your Device Protection. This feature is an answer to Apple's Activation Lock . The feature is essentially designed to make your stolen phone useless for whoever stoles it.
"With this new feature your lost or stolen Phone will remain unlocked until you sign in with your Google Account-even if someone has reset your Phone to factory setting," continued Google in its blog post. " This feature will be available on most Android Devices with Android 5.1 in addition to Nexus 6 and Nexus 9."

The Update will be rolling it in next few weeks in first in Nexus devices especially in Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 and will be followed by Google Play edition users like Motorola's stock Android devices .