OPPO today announced its newly launched foldable phone, the Find N2 Flip will be among the first smartphones in the world to receive the new Google Android 14 Beta 1 update. Developers and early-adopters can get their hands on the developer’s version of ColorOS, which is built around the first beta of Android 14, to experiment with new features and APIs on their OPPO flip phone. Continue reading
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Google I/O 2023 held on May 10, 2023 featured a number of announcements
Google I/O 2023 was a one-day event held on May 10, 2023. The event focused on Google’s latest products and technologies, including: Continue reading
Google I/O is the biggest tech event because it is a conference that showcases Google’s latest innovations and solutions for developers and users. The event is held every year and features keynotes, sessions, workshops, and community activities that cover a wide range of topics, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, cloud computing, and more. Google I/O is a great opportunity for developers to learn about the latest Google technologies and how to use them to build better apps and services. It is also a great opportunity for users to learn about the latest Google products and services and how they can use them to improve their lives. Continue reading
How to run Android TV on Ubuntu desktop
April 27, 2023 /Technology/ — Android TV is a version of the Android operating system designed for TVs and set-top boxes. It includes a user interface designed around content discovery and voice search, content aggregation from various media apps and services, and integration with other recent Google technologies such as Assistant, Cast, and Knowledge Graph.
Android TV was first released in 2014 and is now available on a variety of devices, including TVs, set-top boxes, soundbars, and streaming sticks. It is also available on some smart TVs from manufacturers such as Sony, Philips, and TCL.
Android TV offers a number of features that make it a good choice for streaming media to your TV. These features include: Continue reading
Square Software Turns Android Devices Into Powerful Payment Technology
SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Square today launched Tap to Pay on Android for sellers across the U.S., Australia, Ireland, France, Spain, and the United Kingdom. The new technology empowers sellers to securely accept contactless payments with a compatible Android device, and at no additional cost.
2022 wasn’t the year of Cleopatra – so why was she the most viewed page on Wikipedia?
Taha Yasseri, University College Dublin
At the end of every year, I gather statistics on the most viewed Wikipedia articles of the year. This helps me, a computational social scientist, understand what topics captured the most attention and gives me a chance to reflect on the major public events of the year. I try to use data to determine how the public (and more specifically here, English-language Wikipedia readers) will collectively remember the past year.
Scam loan apps extorting Mexicans thrive in Google Play Store
- Menacing messages, threats spiral along with debt
- Legal loophole creates Wild West for lending apps
- Complaints mount but regulators powerless to act
By Diana Baptista and Avi Asher -Schapiro
MEXICO CITY, Aug 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A week after Pedro Figueroa borrowed 10,000 pesos ($500) from José Cash, a popular Mexican lending app, the barrage of online abuse began.
A slew of WhatsApp messages swamped his phone, threatening harm – to him and his reputation – if he did not pay. Continue reading
BUILDER.AI REVEALS THE APPS AMERICA CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT
It’s no secret that we’re living in an increasingly digital world. ‘Screen time’ has all but consumed our workplaces, educational settings and simply put, our free time. According to new research by Builder.ai®, over 27% of Americans claim to have over 30 apps on their phone, but more than half of those admit to using only 10 or less. And of those apps being used, over 30% rank social media, entertainment and finance as the top three types of apps they could not live without. Continue reading