By the combine effort of two enterprising young hackers, euwars and rud0lf77, the iPhone 4S feature Siri is ported to iPod Touch. You can watch out Siri running on iPod Touch in video after the break.
Siri Ported to iPod Touch
Few days back long awaited Skype for iPad is released and now the updated version of Skype for Mac OS X Lion is available that is integrated with HD video call feature and compatible with previous versions of OS X.
You can download latest Skype for Mac OS X through integrated iTunes link.
In February 2010 Skype announced video call over 3G feature to happen for iPhone soon, so now its the time to check out that feature as Skype application is updated at App Store with the new functionality.
Now, the iPhone and iPod Touch users can make video calls and send text messages on Skype through 3G connection but the worse side of this new iPhone Skype update is that it is only free of cost until August 2010 but afterward Skype will charge the users to make the video calls over 3G.
But right now as its free so grab it from the app store and try it.
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Skype team has released Skype 5 beta for Windows with group video call feature. The video calling feature allows up to five Skype members to join each other on video chat.
Feature of Skype 5 Beta for Windows:
5-way group video call
Redesigned calling experience
Improved video snapshots gallery
Improved browser plug-ins performance on some websites
Reduced false positives on browser plug-in phone number recognition
Right now Skype 5 beta with video calling is available in free for testing and according to developers it acquire high speed internet connections and latest systems, whereas [...]
Here’s a feature that Hollywood doesn’t want to see become standard on Blu-ray players: the ability to copy HD movies from Blu-ray discs to your home server. But that’s just what the new Kaleidescape M300 and M500 do. They’ll import any Blu-ray, DVD or CD that you wish onto your server for playback later.
The catch? Well, there are two of them. The first is that it will require you to have the physical disc in the player to play back the ripped versions, which sort of defeats the entire purpose of ripping. The second is the price: the M330 will set you back $2,495 with [...]
Google announced the Earth View feature for Google Maps and that is available now for the users who have installed Google Maps. Google Earth View provides the view in 3D format for images, buildings and landscape at a very high resolution.
Google Earth View is really impressive feature, so play with Earth View for a couple of minutes to enjoy its features and also watch out the following demo video.
Visit Google Maps Earth View
Google Earth View Video
Apple has added the Gmail Archive feature to the native Mail.app in iPhone OS 4.0. This feature lets you archive your email for later reading.
To archive a Gmail message, simply swipe on the message just like you delete a message and archive button will appear. Have a look at the screenshot below:
iPhone OS 4.0 has brought many improvements to the Mail app including unified mailbox, Threaded message, fast inbox switching, multiple exchange accounts, and open attachment with apps. Now the most requested feature by Gmail users has also made its way to Mail.app, thanks to Apple.
Mozilla has released Firefox 3.6.4 beta version which is the part of project Lorentz. This new beta release includes many major improvements as the most important added feature is the uninterrupted browsing experience.
The uninterrupted browsing feature makes Firefox more stable and protect it against crashing because of the crash problems of Flash, Silverlight or other plug-ins as it is the case with predecessor versions of Firefox web browser.
So, if you are interested to test project Lorentz Firefox 3.6.4 beta then download it from the following link and experience its features.
Apple has released iPhone OS 4.0 beta 2 and the most important feature of smooth app switching for multitasking is included in this beta release.
As you all know Apple announced iPhone OS 4.0 in the beginning of April and released iPhone OS 4.0 SDK beta 1 to developers and now beta 2 is also outed whereas the final iPhone OS 4.0 is expected in summer for iPhone and iPod Touch users, and in fall for iPad users.
Watch out the app switching video on iPhone OS 4.0 and enjoy.
Fast App Switching Animation on iPhone OS 4.0
Gmail introduces a new feature drag and drop file attachment for Google Chrome and Firefox 3.6 users, which is directly enabled to Gmail accounts instead of Labs features.
This drag and drop attachment option allows Gmail users to just drag the file to which they want to attach from their computer and drop onto Gmail message which they are composing and that’s all.
This feature is already available in Google Wave, any ways its really nice and creative option to attach files in email message by drag and drop which will give users a new Gmail experience.