It’s about time for a Mac with a touch interface

A house divided against itself cannot stand. But with its dual stewardship of macOS and iOS devices, Apple is in some ways a house divided into two different ideas of what a computer should be. (And that’s without even getting to a semantic argument about what exactly “computer” means.) This …

Slack embraces email to bridge chat app gap

SAN FRANCISCO – Slack users will soon be able to communicate with colleagues that use only email with the launch of a new “email bridge” feature for the company’s popular collaboration software.  That email bridge is one of a range of updates unveiled Wednesday at the Slack Frontiers user conference …

Microsoft lets SMB workers share Office on a single PC with expanded M365 Business rights

Microsoft this week announced it has added shared computer activation (SCA) for Office to the less-expensive Microsoft 365 Business subscription, giving small- and medium-sized businesses a way for multiple employees to run Office’s productivity applications from a single PC. “((This will help)) in scenarios where multiple users are connecting to …

Amazon has slashed this Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2019 bundle to just $100

Editing photos and videos can be complicated, and the best tools can get a extremely pricey. Today, though, you can grab your own PC or Mac downloads of Photoshop Elements 2019 and Premiere Elements 2019 for $100 on AmazonRemove non-product link, down from a list price of $150. Photoshop Elements …

Google hopes AI, collaboration will win G Suite customers

With G Suite, Google faces an uphill battle against Microsoft’s widely used Office 365 productivity tools. At its Cloud Next conference in San Francisco earlier this month, Google unveiled a number of updates to G Suite, outlining its vision for a collaborative, AI-infused set of apps under the marketing banner …

Three ways Apple’s own Marzipan apps can benefit macOS

As the Nobel Prize laureate once sang, “The times, they are a-changin’.” 2019 is a big year for Apple, and at the forefront of the questions circling around the company is the future of macOS. Last year’s demonstration of “Marzipan” technology—letting iOS apps run on the Mac with little alteration—shook …

Microsoft discounts consumer Office 365 by 30% under ‘Home Use Program’

Microsoft now offers discounts of 30% on consumer-grade Office 365 subscriptions to employees of companies with “Home Use Program” agreements. The savings reduced Office 365 Home subscription to $69.99 yearly, and Office 365 Personal to $48.99. [ Related: How AI is changing office suites ] Home Use Program (HUP) is …

The massive Google shift you probably haven’t noticed

A funny thing is happening in the land o’ Googley matters right now. It’s actually a collection of smaller things that, taken by themselves, may not seem like much. But add ’em all together, and you’ve got quite the transformative trend a-cookin’. The trend, in short, revolves around getting down …

Beat the average price to earn this 10-course Complete Learn to Design Bundle

Every logo you see on screen and every billboard you pass on the highway was meticulously designed by a graphic designer. These artists spent years honing their skills before their work landed on print or on screen, but don’t let that discourage you. If you’re interested in a career in …