'Nokia Play To' Wirelessly Shares Videos and Photos
Nokia today introduced a new beta application for its Symbian handsets that allows users to share content, such as photos, videos, and music, wirelessly via Wi-Fi. The application, called Nokia Play To, uses DLNA technology and requires the use of a Wi-Fi router and other DLNA-certified products, such as TVs. The application works with the Nokia N8, E7, C7, C6-01, and X7 handsets. The beta download is free.
Facebook Messenger Takes a Shot at Snapchat with 'Days'
Facebook is updating its Messenger application with disappearing stories that behave similar to those of Snapchat and Instagram. The feature, called Messenger Day, lets people create short stories made up of photos and videos and then share them with their Facebook friends.
Microsoft's New Photos Companion App Acts Like AirDrop, But for Windows PCs
Microsoft's garage team has released a new application that lets Android and iOS users easily transfer photos from their phone to their Windows 10 PC. Photos Companion works in coordination with the Microsoft Photos app on Windows 10 PCs.
Facebook's Moments App Adds Video Support
Facebook recently updated its Moments app for Android devices and gave it the ability to share videos. Moments, which launched last year, scans users' photo libraries and uses facial recognition to find and tag friends in the photos.
Google Testing Beta of 'Files Go' App for Managing Phone Storage
Google is testing a new application for Android phones that can help people better manage on-device storage. Files Go, according to Google, can be put to use to clean up space and keep files organized.