Twitter is killing push notifications for third party apps — here’s what you need to do

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/15/twitter-push-notifications-workaround/ Starting tomorrow — Thursday, August 16 — Twitter is disabling push notifications for third party clients. If you use the likes of Twitterific, Fenix or Plume, this could mean … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 5 Build 17738 to Insiders on the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/14/windows-10-redstone-5-build-17738/ Microsoft is hard at work polishing the next big feature update for Windows 10, out in the fall. It released two new Redstone 5 builds last week — Build … Read more

Need a rugged Oreo smartphone without (too many) compromises? Try the Poptel P10

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/14/poptel-p10-rugged-oreo-phone/ As Samsung, Apple and even the likes of OnePlus push out flagship smartphones with ever-larger price tags, it’s little wonder that people are increasingly seeking out cheaper alternatives. Where … Read more

Thanks to copyright issues, Classic Shell replacement Classic Start is no more… but it’s not bad news

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/13/classic-start-is-no-more/ Classic Shell was around for years before finding fame following Microsoft’s ill-conceived idea to make Windows 8 without a Start button or menu. It remained popular even after the … Read more

Google is tracking your location even when you tell it not to

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/13/google-location-tracking-iphone-android/ An investigation by the Associated Press has found that Google is tracking the location of Android and iPhone users even when privacy settings supposedly explicitly stop this from happening. … Read more

How to add amazing live wallpaper (with or without sound) to Windows, and even create your own

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/13/add-amazing-live-wallpaper-to-windows/ Windows has been capable of displaying animated wallpaper for years, and when done right the effect is nothing less than stunning. RainWallpaper, from Deviant Art, lets you browse a … Read more

Campfire leak: Google could bring Windows 10 support to Chromebooks, Boot Camp-style

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/13/campfire-dual-boot-windows-10-chrome-os/ Google could be about to add Windows 10 support to a range of Chromebooks, according to a new leak. The appearance earlier in the year of a new project … Read more

Banned Windows Timeline Support extension returns to the Chrome Web Store

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/12/timeline-support-browser-extension/ We recently wrote about a browser extension which added Windows’ Timeline support for Chrome and Firefox — the aptly-named Windows Timeline Support. While we loved the addon for making … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 6 Build 18214 to Insiders on Skip Ahead

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/10/windows-10-redstone-6-build-18214-skip-ahead/ In addition to rolling out a new Windows 10 Redstone 5 build to Insiders on the Fast ring today, Microsoft has also pushed out a new Redstone 6 build … Read more

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Redstone 5 Build 17735 to Insiders on the Fast ring

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/10/windows-10-redstone-5-build-17735/ New Windows 10 Redstone 5 builds are coming thick and fast and now as Microsoft works hard to get the future feature update ready for release in the fall. … Read more