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Kate McEnroe

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Kate is a well known optimist New Yorker and experienced in digital as well as analog gadgets, she is the senior manager as well as senior writer of TND Media, who loves to write about Microsoft technologies, Laptops & PCs. All posts by Kate

Microsoft updates Xbox Music App, now supports Cortana voice commands

Microsoft has updated its Xbox Music app for Windows Phone handsets keeping its latest mobile operating system in mind and the new app will play your favorite playlists through your voice command. When Microsoft rolled out its Windows Phone 8.1 preview, its Music app wasn’t leveraging every feature of the new OS and its supported apps. The voice command support via Microsoft’s Cortana ...

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Apple iTunes now has a staggering number of 800 million accounts

Apple iTunes now has a “staggering” number of 800 million accounts, while the revenue from iTunes, software and service grew at a double-digit rate, according to CEO  Tim Cook. Apple CEO revealed some of the key information on its business during the company’s conference call to discuss the first quarter financial results. The company previously announced during its annual developers conference in ...

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Apple iOS 7.1.1 update arrives with keyboard, TouchID improvements

From past rumors and speculations, it was clear that Apple developers were deeply working on iOS 7.1.1 software update and finally, the update in a 20MB package is now available for download, since this morning. This update doesn’t comes with any major changes in features, but as usual, it comes with various bug fixes and improvements. This time, Apple has updated ...

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Samsung claims Apple used its patented technology in FaceTime’s video compression

The never-ending patent disputes between world’s largest smartphone and tablet manufactures has taken a new turn, as in a recent move, Samsung has claimed that Apple’s FaceTime infringes one of its patents. Since four weeks, both Apple and Samsung are fighting over the patent disputes, where Apple seeks $2 billion from Samsung claiming that the latter one used many of its patented ...

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Here are the 10 “Hidden Features” of Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung has released a 10 point “hidden features” of its flagship Galaxy S5, which could help the beginners and not-so-geeky people to get most out of the smartphone. Though these features are not unknown for me and most of our readers, but we thought to give our users a glimpse of these little known features of the latest Android phone, which ...

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AT&T Updates its GoPhone prepaid plans, effective on 25 April onwards

AT&T is playing aggressive not only in its postpaid plans, but also in their prepaid  GoPhone plans and the latest tactic is adding extra data and allowing customers to use the cell data to create WiFi hotspost without any additional charge. Hence, beginning from April 25, AT&T’s $60 GoPhone plan will include additional 500MB data to bring total to 2.5GB per month, ...

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LG Lucid 3 4G LTE available for $300 free on-contract on Verizon

The third addition to LG’s Lucid series of smartphones, Lucid 3 makes way to Verizon wireless and now available for $300 free on-contract. This handset is also available for free, if you are ready to sign on the two-year contract. The price tag for this mid-range smartphone is quite impressive after going through its specifications. Last two models of LG Lucid hasn’t made any ...

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Netflix now streams at 2.5Mbps speed on Comcast broadband in US

Although Netflix isn’t paying much attention on paying for ISPs, its streaming speeds on Comcast has jumped around 65 percent, after both has signed a successful deal. Netflix has released rankings of United States Internet Service Provider for its streaming service, where Comcast has jumped to 5th position with 2.5Mbps streaming speed. However, before the agreement between Netflix and Comcast, ...

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Sprint rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for LG G2

Starting today, Sprint’s LG G2 smartphone is now getting the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware update with the software version ZVB and release date 03/31/2014. The software update brings all Android 4.4 KitKat features along with the device performance enhancements and printing options. The issues related to Next Radio also has been fixed by this software update. No major features provided ...

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