Google launches Duo cross-platform video calling

Google Duo iOS

iPhone owners are now accustomed to using FaceTime for video calling. With FaceTime installed across Apple's product line, for many the app represents the first and only video conferencing solution they've used. The problem is that with Android devices, callers cannot be reached using FaceTime. Today, Google entered its hat into the ring with Google Duo, a simple one-on-one video calling app.

Microsoft Office apps updated with new Draw tab for iPhone

Microsoft Draw Tab

A few days after Google updated its productivity apps with multitasking support for the iPad, Microsoft has added a new Draw tab to its suite of Office apps for the iPhone. Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word users can now use their finger to write, draw and highlight documents on their iPhone. This is a great feature for iPad owners who are used to using their Apple Pencil to annotate Microsoft projects.

Report: MacBook Pro, iPhone 7 reveal on September 7

iPhone 7 gold

It's been four years since Apple has significantly updated the MacBook Pro, and change is on the horizon. While media reports have pointed to some interesting features in the pipeline, there has been some debate over when Apple will choose to reveal the new model line. The Michael Report now states with certainty that Apple will launch the MacBook Pro and iPhone 7 at the same event.

How to use Siri to compose emails

How to use Siri to send emails.

As most iPhone users likely know, Siri can both read and send messages, making it hands-free and allowing you to continue your task at hand. You may not be aware that this applies to email as well, so if you're in the middle of eating a rack of ribs and remember and important email that must go out, you can have Siri send it for you. Here's how:

1. Activate Siri by saying "Hey Siri" or holding down the Home button.

iOS App of the Week: Reigns

Reigns

Being king isn't easy, rewarding or good for your health. These are the lessons you will learn while playing Devolver Digital's newest mobile title. Reigns is a choose your own adventure card game where you begin the game by overthrowing the current king. The goal of the game is to survive as long as possible while keeping a balance between the church, the people, the army, and the treasury.

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