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SHAREit App

SHAREit App

Do you ever need to transfer files quickly from one device to the other?  Do you hate having to park files in the cloud, log in on the other device and download them?  What if you aren’t connected to a network. Now that problem is solved!  SHAREit is the world’s fastest way to share photos, docs, files, folders and more across devices…even if you’re not connected to a network!  SHAREit eliminates the need for cables to wirelessly transfer information rapidly between devices – either with friends, or to take your personal content on the go. How does SHAREit work? SHAREit is a cool little app.  It’s simple, fast and really easy to use.  You’ll love it.  I use it every day to quickly transfer files and sometimes whole folders from one PC to another PC.  Our family uses it to share photos they just took from phone to phone.  No need to use your data plans, no need to even have a mobile signal, it just goes from phone to phone.  Phone to phone, phone to PC, PC to PC, tablet to all and vice versa, it’s just that easy.   brightcove.createExperiences(); What Can You Share? I can share everything with anyone that has the SHAREit app – pictures, videos, music files, documents, contacts…and even...

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Lenovo Companion App

Lenovo Companion App

The new version of the Lenovo Companion app is here! Come see why it is the go-to destination for everything related to your Lenovo system. We listened when you told us you wanted to be able to manage everything related to your Lenovo system in one place. And we couldn’t agree more. We know there’s nothing more frustrating than having to visit several different websites, forums and blogs to get the information you need. Now, with the new version of Companion, you don’t have to worry about that anymore. We did the hard work for you and put everything about your Lenovo system in one place. So, here are the top five reasons on why you should update to the new version of the Companion app. Top 5 Reasons 1.     Consolidation = Simplification The new version of Companion combines both Lenovo Support and Lenovo Companion apps together. Think of it as the best of both apps in one. Plus, a few extras like the ability to check the status of your warranty. Not sure how much time you have left on your system warranty? Companion will tell you exactly how many days you have remaining before you need to get an extension or upgrade. And, when it’s time to upgrade, you can do that directly from the app too. We know it’s the small things that count. 2.     Monitor system performance and...

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Iris Classon, Windows 8 developer and our new Lenovo Developer Expert

Iris Classon, Windows 8 developer and our new Lenovo Developer Expert

She was given a  Microsoft MVP Award, has developed a slew of Windows 8 apps and even co-authored a book. And she loves extreme sports as well. Meet Iris Classon, one of our latest Lenovo forum users, who will be helping us out in our Windows 8 app developer boards. Iris is a sought-after developer conference speaker, writer, blogger, Microsoft C# MVP and member of MEET (Microsoft Extended Experts Team) with a tremendous passion for programming. She has had a remarkable career path that proves that nothing is impossible- switching from being a licensed and registered clinical dietician to a software developer with a dozen certifications and a full time developer job with renowned companies. She has been featured in several newspaper articles, online articles and podcasts such as Hanselminutes, Computer Sweden and Developer Magazine. As a frequently sought-after speaker at conferences such as TechDays, Scandinavian Developer Conference and various user groups, Iris is known for her unique, creative and uplifting presentation style. She is hosts the Get Up and Code! podcast, and in her spare time she does pro-bono work as a dietitian and is very engaged in the developer community. She also enjoys extreme sports such as barefoot running, mountain biking, weightlifting and scuba diving- and of course traveling. Recently Iris sat down...

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Their name is LIFE, Lenovo's Newest Future Icon.

Their name is LIFE, Lenovo's Newest Future Icon.

Are you "that person" in your crew that is always up on the newest artists and tracks before anybody else? If so, you'll want to check out the Future Icons channel inside the Lenovo Companion app, available exclusively on Lenovo Windows 8 systems. Future Icons brings you exclusive behind-the-scenes music and videos from artists we've tapped as the next big thing. They will share with you how they use digital music creation to get their sound, and hopefully inspire you to start making some tracks as well! Our newest Future Icon is the alternative rock band called LIFE. The band consists of  Los Angeles natives Moi J Quinn,Sean Chapman, and Matthew McEwan, and offers a distinctive SoCal sound reminiscent of 311 and Sublime. Their exciting debut EP, R U D W N? drops June 18, 2014, featuring their first single of the same name. (If you're in the Los Angeles area, they will perform at their album release party at the legendary Roxy nightclub in Hollywood June 18.)  Moi, Matt and Sean were first known as the founders of Southern California band Tomorrow's Bad Seeds, and spent nearly a decade engaging a diehard fan base with three full-length albums as well as successful stints on Warped Tour. However, their muse suddenly morphed right before their eyes. "It wasn't planned out," recalls Sean. "We just started writing music, and it awakened something different within us. It wasn't...

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Lenovo Companion App

Lenovo Companion App

We’re redesigning the Lenovo Companion app and want to hear from you! The new version of Companion is launching in a couple months.  We’d like it to be the go-to app you use all the time...and we need your help to get it there. What do you think of the content in Companion today? What could make it better? What type of content would you like to read more about? Your feedback is important to us, so let us know your suggestions. The link to the survey is in Companion.  What is Lenovo Companion? For those who aren’t familiar with Lenovo Companion… Companion is a Lenovo-exclusive, Windows 8 app pre-loaded on all Lenovo Windows 8 PCs and tablets. Think of it as your destination for everything related to your new Lenovo system. The content in the app is updated frequently and includes how to’s, tips and videos to help maximize your Lenovo experience. Learn how to: Discover the features of your new system including the new TrackPad, Fingerprint Reader and Adaptive Keyboard Get up and running with Windows 8.1 and find out more about pre-loaded software Check out Lenovo recommended Windows 8 apps and games in the Windows Store Upgrade your warranty and see all of the optional accessories designed for your specific system Where to find Lenovo Companion Navigate to the Windows Start screen. Scroll to see the Lenovo Apps. Click on the Companion icon. After you open Companion, click on...

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