Microsoft launches new Outlook, Translator, Office apps and features

Microsoft is on a cross-platform app bender. This week the company has been updating apps, adding new features to Outlook, launching new services for Office 365, and bringing apps and services to wearable devices. Here’s a roundup of some of Microsoft’s newest office and productivity updates. Translator for Apple Watch and Android Wear Install the latest version of […]

Apple Watch nets Apple more than $1 billion in revenue (so far)

The Apple Watch may be one of the most expensive smartwatches on the market, but it’s also probably one of the most profitable. Apple hasn’t said exactly how many watches it has sold since the company launched its first wearable in April. But the Associated Press reports that it we “well over” $950 million dollars. […]

Apple Watch third-party wrist strap guidelines: no charging allowed

  Apple offers a range of wristbands for its Apple Watch, but the company is also supporting third-party bands: Yesterday, Apple launched a Made for Apple Watch program, which will allow third-party band makers to create Apple Certified accessories for the wrist worn device. Unfortunately, Apple is restricting what it wants you to be able to […]

Lilbits (5-01-2015): Building (another) open handheld game console

The developers of the DragonBox Pyra are designing a handheld game console with a 5 inch, 720p screen, an ARM Cortex-A15 processor, 2GB of RAM, WiFi, Bluetooth, and a compact design, while still featuring game controller buttons and a QWERTY keyboard. The system is designed to be as open as possible, supporting GNU/Linux software. The project was unveiled over […]