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Computing, Software & Applications

Elastic Stack 7.6 Released with Security, Performance, and Observability Improvements

February 19, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Google’s Smart Compose, which includes predictive text, is now widely available in Google Docs. The feature has been in beta since last year, and it aims to help users reduce repetitive writing, spelling errors, and grammatical mistakes. It relies on […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Samsung is becoming more and more like Apple, and that’s… perfectly okay

February 19, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung had a lot of cool stuff to unveil at its glamorous Unpacked shindig in San Francisco last week. Two “regular” phones with premium designs and great specifications, an Ultra handset further pushing the envelope in terms of camera capabilities, […]


Computing, Data Management, Data Science

Cloud computing is even greener than we thought

February 18, 2020

Via: Info World

The idea that cloud computing is green really depends on whom you’re talking to. Some say data center growth is driven by those evil cloud providers. They build huge, ugly structures that consume more power and water than a small […]


Computing, Gadgets, Hardware, Mobile, Smartphones

Samsung wins contract for the new Snapdragon X60’s production

February 18, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

World’s famous chip manufacturer, Qualcomm, has just announced the Snapdragon X60, a next-generation 5G modem that could have faster network speeds. Now, Reuters has brought to our attention an important contract made between Samsung and Qualcomm concerning the production of […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Application Models as Working Software

February 17, 2020

Via: InfoQ

With widespread adoption of agile methodologies, particularly Scrum in software development, there no longer needs to be a discussion on whether or not it works. The conversation now is around how to get the most out of agile practices – […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Chrome 80 Released

February 12, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Google recently released Google Chrome 80. Chrome 80 brings important changes to its cookie policy, supports modules in workers and optional chaining in JavaScript; adds new origin trials while graduating previous origin trials; links directly to text fragments on a […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Internet Explorer zero day among 99 Patch Tuesday problems

February 12, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

Microsoft has released 99 security fixes, 12 flagged as critical, in its February Patch Tuesday update, among them a critical vulnerability in the Internet Explorer web browser that is known to have already been exploited in the wild. First disclosed […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Microsoft launches Project xCloud streaming game service for iOS devices

February 12, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

After launching Project xCloud, on Android, Microsoft announced today its streaming game service is available on iOS devices. Since the service is still being tested, that’s what iOS users will get, a TestFlight Preview that will allow only a limited […]


Computing, Hardware

ARM’s new edge AI chips promise IoT devices that won’t need the cloud

February 10, 2020

Via: The Verge

Edge AI is one of the biggest trends in chip technology. These are chips that run AI processing on the edge — or, in other words, on a device without a cloud connection. Apple recently bought a company that specializes […]


Gadgets, Mobile, Smartphones

iPhone production resumes at key factory in China, but with only 10% of workforce

February 10, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

The coronavirus outbreak continues to affect smartphone production in China – output for the first quarter could drop by as much as 50% – but one new report suggests there’s finally a glimmer of hope for Apple’s extensive iPhone lineup. […]