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Android Studio is coming to Chromebooks

That's because Google is going to start shipping Chrome OS with a custom virtual machine that runs Debian Stretch, the current stable version of the operating system. As such, code editors completely integrate with Chrome features like seconds-long start-up times, just like any Android or web app. Linux apps will run inside of a sandbox, so ChromeOS will be just as secure as it always has been. Read More »

Maruti Suzuki will update the Vitara Brezza with more standard features


Sadly, only diesel engine option will be on offer. Maruti Brezza competes with the Tata Nexon in the segment. Maruti Suzuki was expected to launch the petrol variant of the Brezza with an automatic gearbox. Of course, the vehicle will get the "AGS - Auto Gear Shift" badging on the tailgate, as seen on the rest of Maruti Suzuki's AMT models like the Dzire, Celerio and WagonR among others. Read More »

Google Photos to Get More AI-Powered Fixes, New Editing Tools


Perhaps the most obvious new feature in Android P will be the new navigation system. After you've crossed the threshold, that app's icon will be greyed out for the rest of the day. Google Lens real text to phone text. Google Duplex is Google's revolutionary way of handling phone conversations for you. So the Overview / multitasking view has been combined with the app drawer, interestingly. Read More »

The Real Reason Behind PM Modi's Trip to Nepal This Week


PM Modi will also travel to the famous Muktinath temple on Saturday and return to Kathmandu in the afternoon. Modi will also call on President and Vice President of Nepal besides meeting the former PMs of the country. Also, Nepal will be the first South Asian country where the PM would be visiting thrice, the sources said. New Delhi wants the survey to be completed by the end of this year or early next year. Read More »

Rainbow Six Siege Operation Para Bellum announced, full reveal next week


This season also has a few other additions in store for all Rainbow Six Siege players, such as the new intel gadget, the Pick & Ban system, as well as buffs to Echo and changes to the Clubhouse map. This new Pick & Ban feature will allow team to draft operators before the game begins giving teams the chance to hard counter some of their opponents picks. Read More »

Committee on Citizenship Bill on a 3-day visit to Assam


Barring the BJP, all political parties of Assam , including AGP which is an ally of the BJP-led state government, also came out against the Bill, with apolitical organizations taking the lead in mobilizing public opinion against the Bill. It would also threaten the existence of the Assamese language and lead to identity crisis among the people, he added. Main Opposition party Congress, led by its state president Ripun Bora and former three-time CM Tarun Gogoi, submitted a memorandum ... Read More »

Colorado panel rejects "red flag bill"


And in order to keeping it from being killed in a Senate committee after dark, the other prime co-sponsor, Assistant Majority Leader Alec Garnett, D-Denver, put a procedural hold on the measure - a motion to reconsider the third reading vote. Read More »

Google News is finally getting smarter and prettier


The revamped Google News will employ AI techniques to process the constant inflow of information as it comes, analyze it in real time, and categorize it in storylines. Here, the latest developments in natural language understanding bring together a collection of articles, videos, and quotes on a single topic. "If you want to get deep into a particular topic, Google News" "Full Coverage" feature lets you see how a story is being reported from a variety of places and in multiple formats, ... Read More »

Microsoft (MSFT) Rating Reiterated by MED

Palisade Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 2.67% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ballew Advisors Inc acquired a new position in shares of Microsoft during the first quarter worth about $164,000. Read More »

Google's Smart Displays with Google Assistant go on sale starting in July


The devices will have YouTube TV, which includes live TV programmes (in the U.S. at least), as well as all the usual YouTube content. This sets the devices apart from Amazon's offerings. Do you think Google Home needs to have a screen? The video below, which Google published to its YouTube channel back during CES 2018 in the beginning of the year, shows off what some of the features and interaction will be like, and Google demoed some of the interaction today during its keynote speech. Read More »

Scientists train a spider to jump on demand to study acrobatic ability


She was the only one of 4 arachnids the scientists bought who "showed any inclination to jump as required", according to the Daily Mail. They also carried out 3D CT scanning to build a model of the spider's legs and body structure. "She will jump at the optimal angle, which means that she can understand the challenge that she is presented with", Nabawy said. As it turns out, the internal hydraulic pressure that spiders use to extend their legs is not needed to enhance the force of their ... Read More »

Global renewable energy industry supports 10.3m jobs


But the new figures reveal a continued shift toward Asian countries, particularly China , which alone accounted for 43 percent of all renewable energy jobs in 2017. PV jobs increased nearly 9% to reach 3.4 million around the world in 2017, reflecting the year's record 94 gigawatts of PV installation. Again, China is estimated to account for two-thirds of all PV jobs, equivalent to around 2.2 million, with Japan, the US, India and Bangladesh rounding out the top five countries for solar ... Read More »

A Skin for a Cause - Pink Mercy


From now until May 21, you can purchase the Pink Mercy skin for $14.99 in-game or online . For two total hours, the pink ribbon spray becomes available, for four hours, the Pink Mercy player icon and Cure spray unlock, and at six hours, two more sprays open up, one called Together with a number of Overwatch women standing around Pink Mercy , and a "cute" version of the Pink skin spray. Read More »

Big whirls discovered on the sun


Rossby waves can also be created in the atmosphere, and are a major influence on jet streams. "There's no doubt what we're seeing are Rossby waves due to the measured, textbook relationship between frequency and wavelength, said Gizon". The granules are comparatively small convection particles that are around 1,500 kilometers long on the sun's surface. "That these waves are only seen in the equatorial regions is completely unexpected". Read More »

Exoplanet found by Astronomers with a cloud-free atmosphere


It also orbits its parent star, WASP-96, very closely. The VLT assisted the team of researchers in gauging the constitution of the atmosphere of the WASP-96b when the hot-Saturn passed by its host star. This finding arrives just after some days of the detection of the presence of helium in the atmosphere of the exoplanet WASP-107b. However, the "hot Saturn" exoplanet has the element in such abundance that it eliminates even a single trace of cloud from its atmosphere. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite Has Been Leaked On TENAA


The Korean tech giant had a stake of about 20 percent in the top Asian market in 2013. To recall, the Infinity Display feature was first introduced in the Samsung Galaxy S8 series launched in September 2017. The new look is basically only visible on the back of the phone, since the front only has black bezels and the Infinity Display to showcase. It wasn't clear if it will be launched in other markets, or if it's even arriving in the the future. Read More »

Twitter Quietly Tests Encrypted Messaging


A screenshot (below) shows that the feature will - if it sees a widespread release - allow users to start a "secret conversation" in Twitter DMs, and view both your own and your conversation partner's encryption keys to verify a secure connection. Read More »

Tourists 'must pay more' to cover carbon footprint


New research conducted by Integrated Sustainability Analysis from the University of Sydney found that global tourism produces four times the greenhouse gas emissions than previously estimated. "It's likely that these destinations that we love are going to undergo drastic changes in coming years if we don't protect them". The definition of tourism used by these databases is: someone "taking a a place outside his/her usual environment for less than a year and for a goal other ... Read More »

Windows 10's Timeline feature is coming to Android

The company is expected to talk about the improvements of Azure and making it more effective and better. There are other ways to have a cross-device workflow. The highlight here is support for Cognitive Services for edge deployments. Along with Custom Vision , these updates make it easier for any developer to add intelligence to their applications. Read More »

Windows Timeline is coming to Android in the Microsoft Launcher

Here are the most important highlights. Microsoft abandoned Windows Phones a long time again, but that doesn't mean it's any less interested in offering mobile experiences. Both of which are big parts of Microsoft's future. In this preview release, the Teams Store app will be only available for Windows 10 S / S-mode devices. Read More »

All Amazon Devices Are On Sale For Mother's Day 2018


If it's the original Echo that you're thinking of getting, the 2nd Generation one is now at $84.99, giving you 15% savings. Amazon Echo discounts include various models of the Alexa-powered smart speaker. And for parents with children, you can score a deal on a Fire 7 Kids Edition or Fire HD 8 Kids Edition . Lastly for the tablets there's the Fire HD 10 , which you can grab for just $90 when you use the code axpfiretab10 at checkout. Read More »

Nintendo Hiring Level Designer For The Legend Of Zelda Series


Would Nintendo ever return to the classic style of Zelda game now that Breath of the Wild has seemingly re-written the formula? Be sure to check out both. For the last month, the Breath of the Wild Modding Hub Discord has been crafting, refining, and reimagining Zelda into Breath of the Wild . Read More »

Welsh police wrongly identify thousands as potential criminals


It turns out that those deployed at a major soccer match in Wales past year flagged up thousands of potential matches with faces stored on a custody database-and a whopping 92% were false positives. However, since then, we have implemented a facial recognition technology, no one has been arrested, when the false positive triggers led to the intervention, and no one complained", - said the police. Read More »

Destiny 2 Warmind DLC COUNTDOWN


Specifically, Destiny 2 Expansion II: Warmind will power up on May 8th, 2018 at 11:00am PDT/2:00pm EDT. In addition to the new story missions and open space, Warmind adds a plethora of new content to Destiny 2. The description of the trailer on YouTube also says that there'll be access to multiplayer arenas in private matches, as well as new strikes. The publisher described the new DLC stating, " Destiny 2 Expansion II: Warmind continues your Guardian's journey with an all-new ... Read More »

You May Soon Be Able To Add Music To Instagram Stories


Facebook just signed licensing deals with the major record labels, which seems like a odd coincidence. If true, it could put Instagram Stories even further ahead of rival Snapchat . It has a huge responsibility in satisfying the more than 300 million active users who shall be provided access to royalty free music. Tech Crunch contacted Instagram to ask about this hypothetical feature, but the company declined to comment. Read More »

Microsoft Is Integrating Windows 10 with Your Phone


Besides mirroring notifications and allowing you to respond to text messages, it'll also allow you to move photos between your phone and Windows 10 machines. In the Google Play Store, Microsoft Edge for Android has logged 1 million downloads, compared with 100 million for Word, Excel, and the other established Microsoft Office apps. Read More »

NASA Seeks to Study Mars with Spaceship 'Insight'


The space agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is developing the helicopter separately from the upcoming mission to the red planet in an effort to determine how the platform can serve as a scout for future rovers and conduct additional science experiments. Read More »

Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) Upgraded at BidaskClub


Schwab Charles Investment reported 2.03 million shs or 0.31% of all its holdings. Keywise Capital Management Ltd who had been investing in Nvidia Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $145.12 billion market cap company. Read More »

HMD Global Hints About the Nokia 5 (2018) Launch


This year at MWC 2018, it launched the Nokia 7 Plus and the Nokia 8 Sirocco . Building on the success of its predecessor, the new Nokia 6 packs has more powerful performance and great new features in a more compact, durable body . Read More »