Microsoft Edge Getting Search in Sidebar Option, Collections With Pinterest Integration

Microsoft Edge is adding a contextual search experience that will allow users to get results of their queries directly on the sidebar, without leaving the active webpage. Microsoft has also partnered with Pinterest to enhance the experience on Collections that was introduced as a feature on the Edge browser in December to let users capture, store, and share their favourite Web content. Additionally, the Bing Work results page is now generally available to let Microsoft 365 users receive their work-related content on Bing results pages. The Redmond company is detailing its new advancements at the Build 2020 developer conference today.

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Motorola Edge+ Launching in India Today: Expected Price, Specifications, More

Motorola Edge+ is all set to launch in India today. The company will be unveiling the smartphone at 12pm (noon), however it is unclear if it plans to host an online event to detail the flagship. The phone was launched in US last month, and it comes with a 90Hz curved OLED display and multiple cameras at the back with a 108-megapixel main sensor. Key specifications include a 108-megapixel main camera at the back, and a Snapdragon 865 SoC from Qualcomm. The Motorola Edge+ runs on stock Android 10, and retains the 3.5mm audio jack.

Motorola Edge+ live stream link,

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I switched to Google Pay from Samsung Pay and haven’t looked back

Samsung Pay has one standout feature.


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With the occasional exception of retrieving a credit card from my wallet, I’ve barely reached inside my purse since mid-March when I began to work from home and shelter in place. One arm of my sunglasses hangs lazily over the side, next to a soft cleaning cloth that’s also draped over the edge. It isn’t just the coronavirus lockdown that’s turned my nice purse into a glorified sunglasses stand. It’s also a renewed reliance on mobile payments that sees me leaving my wallet behind more than ever before. 

Here’s one other

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How to blur and change your background in Microsoft Teams

If you want to disguise the room behind you in a Microsoft Teams meeting, here’s how to change the virtual background.

Zoom has been the digital meeting app of choice for many users lately, but security woes are forcing it to face up to stiff competition from the likes of apps like Microsoft Teams. With its full-featured collaboration tools like team chats, file sharing, one-on-one video calls, and video conferencing, Microsoft Teams is a force to be reckoned with not just for Zoom, but for other alternatives as well—and it has a robust free tier that anyone can sign

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“Back to Work Accelerator” brings monitoring solutions to the office during pandemic

The software company Vantiq is releasing an extensible platform designed to help organizations safely return to work after the coronavirus lockdown.

Private companies and governments around the globe are harnessing a vast spectrum of technologies to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. Software company Vantiq is one of the companies at the forefront of this effort, allowing organizations and agencies to leverage artificial intelligence, thermal imaging, facial recognition, and more. These components are used in tandem in a host of environments for everything from pinpointing elevated body temperatures to contact tracing. In March, we spoke with Vantiq CEO Marty Sprinzen

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