Tag Archives: Software

23May/15

Google I/O 2015: What To Expect … And Not Expect

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Google’s annual developer conference is right around the corner, and there’s a lot to talk about this year. A lot has happened in the last 12 months that position Google to make some big announcements this year, continuing the bold new direction the company has taken Android, Chrome, and just about everything else the company does. Follow the buzz https://goo.gl/rQoznH

11May/15

Intelligent Drive on the Mercedes-Benz S 500

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Mercedes design is not everything…

Self driving assistants analyse their environments 1000 times a second, identify objects in their 3D position and velocity at a centimetre accuracy, shoveling gigabytes per second through sophisticated algorithms for finally being able to take the correct decisions: Safety first!

Here is how it works: https://youtu.be/bCxgqn8_Ax4

And if you carefully look at that notebook, you will recognize a Linux distribution, based on Debian/Ubuntu. Software: #OpenCV.

Buy now! Have fun!

09May/15

New radar technology already saving lives in disaster zones

The prototype of a new radar technology designed to detect the heartbeats of victims trapped in rubble is demonstrated. The technology was developed by NASA and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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05May/15

Microsoft Empowers Windows, iOS, Android, Mac and Linux Developers to Reach Billions of New Customers

Microsoft Empowers Windows, iOS, Android, Mac and Linux Developers to Reach Billions of New Customers

Announces new toolkits, tools, cloud and productivity services designed for every developer
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31Mar/15

Chris Martin, Rihanna back new Jay Z streaming music service

Hip hop musician-mogul Jay Z unveils his new streaming video company Tidal, with an all star line-up of investors on hand including Madonna, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and Kanye West, and a credo read out by Alicia Keys of the company that aims to go head to head with competitors including Spotify and Apple’s Beats.

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25Mar/15

Facebook expands messaging service features

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announces new features allowing developers to create apps for the Facebook messenger application as well as a way to communicate directly with businesses through Facebook messenger.

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24Mar/15

Facebook wants to host news content

(Reuters Business Report) – Seeing the news on Facebook could get a lot easier and faster. The social network wants to host news content on its own site instead of having you hit a link that takes you to a publisher’s site. The New York Times reports that Facebook is talking to half a dozen publishers including itself, BuzzFeed and National Geographic about hosting their content on Facebook.
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20Mar/15

New Yorkers react to Facebook’s rules on what may and may not be posted on the social media site

New Yorkers react to Facebook’s clarification of what content is prohibited on its social media website, as the company strives to curb controversial posts.

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02Mar/15

MWC2015: Jumptuit Unveils Internet of Things (IoT) Cloud Platform to Connect Incompatible Devices and Disconnected Cloud Services

Support for Android, iOS, OS X, Tizen and Windows, All Device Categories Including Smartphones, Tablets, PCs, Smart TVs and Wearables and Leading Cloud Services
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02Mar/15

Microsoft at Mobile World Congress Conference

BARCELONA, Spain – March 2, 2015 – Today at Mobile World Congress 2015, Microsoft Corp. introduced Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, two new smartphones that give people greater flexibility and freedom to choose when and where they get things done. Both phones are upgradeable to Windows 10, which offers more personal computing and greater productivity, and will be available later this year.
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