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Mobile, Smartphones

Apple developing its own screens based on MicroLED technology

April 3, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Although it’s no secret that Apple is trying to find alternatives for Samsung’s displays, it’s the first time the information is somewhat confirmed by a prestigious publication. Bloomberg reports that Apple has already started to design and produce its own […]


Mobile, Mobile Apps

Older Android apps may stop working after Android P

April 3, 2018

Via: GSM Arena

Developers have found a new class in the latest Android P Dev Preview, which sets a minimum API version. If this is not met by an app, the OS pops up a warning message stating: “This app was build for […]


Computing, Data Management

EF Core: Unifying SQL and NoSQL Databases

April 2, 2018

Via: InfoQ

One of the original goals of EF Core was to develop a model wherein both SQL and NoSQL style databases could be used with little or no change to the code. Microsoft is taking the first steps towards that goal […]


Mobile, Mobile Apps

Google’s Cross-Platform Mobile UI Framework Flutter Now in Beta

April 2, 2018

Via: InfoQ

Flutter, now in beta, is Google attempt to create a framework for cross-platform interfaces for both iOS and Android apps that behave and feel like native, although not standard, UIs. Flutter supports a reactive-style approach to UI definition, similar to React […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Why Software Developers Should Take Ethics Into Consideration

March 30, 2018

Via: InfoQ

Most of the software that influences the behavior of human beings wasn’t created with strong ethical constructs around it. Software developers should ask themselves ethical questions like “who does this affect?”, “who could get hurt by this?”, and “who does […]


Mobile, Mobile Apps

Android 9.0 P: Here’s what to expect

March 28, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Google has scheduled its yearly developer conference, Google I/O, to take place between May 8 and May 10 this year and the heavy-hitter of the event will most certainly be the next flavor of Android that will undoubtedly be announced […]


Mobile, Smartphones

OnePlus 5T or Samsung Galaxy S9: which one would you get?

March 28, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The Galaxy S9 has just been announced and it’s a beautiful marvel of a smartphone. Shiny glass all around, an awesome new camera, Samsung’s gorgeous AMOLED display curved at both ends… it definitely turns heads around. And it sports the […]


Data Science

Popular Python Data Science Platform Anaconda Now Shipping With Microsoft VS Code

March 5, 2018

Via: InfoQ

Release 5.1 of Anaconda, the data science and machine learning platform, now includes Visual Studio Code as an IDE. This is part of a wider collaborative effort between Anaconda Inc. and Microsoft. Anaconda is a distribution of the R and […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft to add new features to Office for Android and iOS in March

March 5, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

If you’re an Office user, you’ll be happy to know that there’s a lot coming for Microsoft’s apps package this month. Both Android and iOS users will be getting quite a lot of new features at some point in March. […]


Computing, Data Management

Microsoft Directly Challenges MongoDB and Cassandra with Cosmos DB

March 1, 2018

Via: InfoQ

The term “Embrace, Extend, and Extinguish” is often thrown about whenever someone is upset with Microsoft. Superficially it describes any attempt by a technology company to attract users of a competitor’s product, but the actual strategy is more complicated than […]