Contextual

01.13.14
With Motorola Assist's latest update, you can now reply to texts with your voice while driving
01.13.14

With Motorola Assist's latest update, you can now reply to texts with your voice while driving

Motorola Assist, the contextually aware app that lets you set triggers and actions for a wide vari...

By B. Molen,   01.13.14
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08.07.12
Microsoft patents contextual ads in e-books, whether we like it or not
08.07.12

Microsoft patents contextual ads in e-books, whether we like it or not

We have ad-supported e-reading today, but the ads always sit on the periphery at most. That makes...

By J. Fingas,   08.07.12
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04.17.12
Windows Phone OS mod speeds up app load times, knows you'll play Monopoly on your break (video)
04.17.12

Windows Phone OS mod speeds up app load times, knows you'll play Monopoly on your break (video)

Microsoft Research has revealed some of its latest work into mobile app optimization -- and it's c...

By M. Smith,   04.17.12
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01.24.12
Canonical bringing HUD to Ubuntu 12.04, company's assault on menus continues
01.24.12

Canonical bringing HUD to Ubuntu 12.04, company's assault on menus continues

Canonical -- shepherd of the popular Linux distribution Ubuntu -- generally doesn't rock the boat w...

By A. Munchbach,   01.24.12
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03.06.11
Plug In Launcher for Android makes things happen when you connect USB or headphones
03.06.11

Plug In Launcher for Android makes things happen when you connect USB or headphones

Plug In Launcher is a free Android app that does just one thing, and it does it well -- it launches...

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06.11.09
Terminal Tips: Rebuild your Launch Services database to clean up the Open With menu
06.11.09

Terminal Tips: Rebuild your Launch Services database to clean up the Open With menu

Problem: Some piece (or pieces) of rogue software have cluttered up your Open With contextual menu...

By Jason Clarke,   06.11.09
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