Open the Mac App Store to buy and download apps. The Portal app helps you manage your Portal devices right from your smartphone. With the Portal app, you can send photos directly to your Portal's Superframe, call your Portal, manage your favorites and more. Version It is annoying to say the least. Happy to provide screenshots to help resolve the issue. I'm really sorry about that Manoj. You're not the only one! I'm hoping to get this fixed in the next release.
Control where people call you
Do more with your Portal
For Facebook fans, it has become a serious smart device contender, and you can read what we think about it in our review. But for those who have a Portal or may be getting one soon, we want to focus on what exactly this smart display can do that really sets it apart. Check out these tips for how to get the most from your Portal. Superframe, the smart screen itself, is what controls the photo slideshow your Portal displays when not being actively used. Head to S ettings, and you will find the ability to set the cycle speed of photos 10 or 15 seconds and, more importantly, where your photos are coming from. This gives you a lot of options depending on what you actually want to see from Facebook and should be one of the first things you set.
This article applies to Portal. See Portal TV article. After you set up your Portal, you'll have a selection of apps already installed and a selection of apps available for download.
You can use it to watch videos, play games and find out the local weather, or help you tell children's stories. Here are tips that will take you beyond making simple phone calls and some tips to make using a Portal easier, too. If you swipe left from the home screen you'll see a selection of apps. One of them is called Watch. The name really doesn't clue you in to everything it does. Using it, you can watch featured Facebook videos, watch livestream videos from gamers an view the videos you saved from your Facebook timeline. All you do is swipe and tap on what you want to do. You probably know that you can play iHeart Radio, Spotify and Pandora playlists on Portal by swiping left, but don't stop there. You can also get add-ons by tapping on the Portal App icon.