Gmail 7.11 switches to light nav bar for Pixel, adds shortcuts to Google Calendar & Contacts

Story by Abner Li In response to screen retention/burn-in issues on the Pixel 2 XL, Google announced last month that it would encourage developers to adopt a light navigation bar. Gmail with version 7.11 is the latest app to switch, while also adding shortcuts for Google Calendar and Contacts. Like on the Google app earlier this month, the brighter navigation bar

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Microsoft integrates LinkedIn with Word to help you write a resume

Microsoft acquired LinkedIn for $26 billion last year, promising to closely link the service with its Office suite of applications. While we’ve seen a new Windows 10 app for LinkedIn, Microsoft is unveiling an even more useful addition for its service: Resume Assistant. Office 365 subscribers will now get direct LinkedIn integration when they’re building a resume in Word. The assistant works

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15 ANDROID FEATURES YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF

Article by Angela Palmer: As smartphones are becoming more and more powerful, so are their features: checking out social media, sending emails and even taking calls! In all seriousness, though, there are secret features that you can take full advantage of on your Android smartphone. We’ve recently updated this list of handy tricks with how to access developer options,

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WHICH SAMSUNG SMARTPHONE SHOULD I BUY?

After being criticized for releasing such an extensive portfolio with devices that had a first, middle and last name, Samsung decided to cut off the excess and stick to just three phone series: J, A and S – entry-level, mid-range and premium, respectively. Still, there are quite a few options to choose from, and we’re here today to help

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Google adds a donate button to search results to encourage giving during the holidays

As part of Giving Tuesday, Google has added a new Donate button to its knowledge graph when you search for recognized nonprofit organizations. The Donate button allows you to directly contribute money to nonprofits when searching for them on the web, though the organization also has to enroll with Google for the button to appear. (I checked

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