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After Android, Google open-sources the iOS Chrome code into Chromium

By : CIOL Writers

After allowing developers to create new mobile browsers through the open-sourced Chromium version for Android, Google has added the iOS Chrome code into Chromium, letting anyone examine, modify, and compile the project. Google has announced that the code for Chrome

Microsoft acquires 3D optimization platform Simplygon

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Barely days after acquiring deep learning startup Maluuba, Microsoft has announced a new purchase- Simplygon, a Swedish startup that develops 3D-optimization solutions for game developers and other industries that need to visualise 3D data. “Simplygon’s technology and talent will strengthen

Flock now allows developers build custom apps & bots on its messaging platform

BANGALORE, INDIA: Team messaging app, Flock releases its platform, FlockOS- a chat operating system onto which developers can now build customized apps, bots and integrations on Flock. They can either use them within their organization, or publish it on Flock’s App Store, making

SAP brings new IoT application services for faster IoT development

BARCELONA, SPAIN: SAP at SAP TechEd Barcelona has introduced SAP HANA Cloud Platform, Internet of Things (IoT) service, application enablement option to help customers and partners achieve fast time to value and develop IoT solutions efficiently. The application enablement option provides Big Data management and services

Facebook Messenger version 1.3 enables advertisers to send messages directly to users

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Facebook has been continuously updating its Messenger platform. After adding end-to-end encryption and video and voice calling feature, the social networking giant has now launched the latest Messenger version 1.3 along with ‘sponsored messages’, Messenger’s first ad services. Aiming to

Android 7.1 Developer Preview now available for Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and Pixel C

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Google couldn’t have timed it better. Arriving in sync with Pixel release, the Android 7.1 Developer Preview is now available for the Nexus 5X, 6P, and Pixel C. If you’re already enrolled in the Android Beta Program, you should receive

Multi-skilling helps professionals grab the high-paying jobs in big data

Soma Tah As more and more working professionals are looking for career advancement, a dominant trend of upskilling and multi-skilling is quite prevalent in the IT industry today. Multi-skilling refers to acquiring different skill sets in a particular domain. From

Are Indian developers ready to use PaaS?

Anil Chopra App developers are critical not only for e-commerce firms but also for traditional industries like retail, healthcare, BFSI and telecom. They are the prime movers for business, as companies focus on Apps to connect with their consumers via

Google to acquire API technology & services provider Apigee

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Google has announced that it will acquire Apigee, the API technology and services provider for enterprises and developers, to further strengthen its cloud offerings. Founded in 2004 by Raj Singh, Apigee is based out of Palo Alto. The transaction is

Chrome apps to say goodbye to Windows, Mac & Linux

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Google will gradually phase out support for Chrome apps on every platform except for Chrome OS. Beginning later this year, new Chrome apps will be available only to Chrome OS users and won’t be accessible on Windows, Mac, and Linux

IBM to develop MobileFirst for iOS apps in Bangalore now

BANGALORE, INDIA: To help clients with mobile-led, digital transformations on the iOS platform, IBM today unveiled a new IBM MobileFirst for iOS Garage in Bangalore. It will serve as a global development hub for iOS apps and work with existing

Google releases beta of Cloud Natural Language API

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Google has announced the public beta launch of its Cloud Natural Language API, a new service that provides developers access to Google-powered sentiment analysis, entity recognition, and syntax analysis. The new Cloud Natural Language API which would be joining Google’s

Niti Aayog, Intel India come together to launch first 10 Atal Tinker Labs

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Aiming to inculcate creativity, curiosity and imagination among growing minds, Niti Aayog on Tuesday signed a two-year statement of intent (SOI) with tech giant Intel India to set up the first 10 Atal Tinkering Labs (ATLs) in the country. The

Google to train & certify Android developers in India

BANGALORE, INDIA: Google today launched a specially designed instructor led training program on Android Fundamentals for students and developers in India. This course curriculum will be made available this year across universities and training institutes of National Skill Development Corporation

Mudra Bank develops mobile app using Appzillon

CHENNAI, INDIA: Mudra Bank has chosen i-exceed’s Appzillon to extend their services across mobile platforms. Appzillon is an omni-channel application development platform that helps organizations worldwide in their digital initiatives. Micro Units Development & Refinance Agency Ltd (Mudra) was set

iOS sees 5.5 times more in-app purchases in India than Android

BANGALORE, INDIA: Globally, iOS users spend nearly 2.5 times as much as Android users – $1.08 to $0.43 in monthly IAP per user, per app. In India iOS users spend approximately 5.5 times more than Android users – $1.12 to

Android N is now Android Nougat; What’s the sweet quotient?

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Android N has finally been christened. Google announced on Snapchat yesterday that Android N, the latest version of Android, will now go by Android Nougat. The announcement comes after the company said at I/O last month that users could submit

Making voice remote controls gets easier with TI solution

BANGALORE, INDIA: Texas Instruments (TI) has launched new voice remote control solutions as part of its SimpleLink ultra-low power platform. This will help developers to add ultra-low power Bluetooth low energy, ZigBee RF4CE or multi-standard connectivity to their designs for

IBM pushes blockchain agenda with Bluemix Garages

USA: IBM has opened an IBM Bluemix Garage in New York to help the city’s growing community of developers, entrepreneurs, and fintech companies with the blockchain projects. The other places, wherein IBM operates Bluemix Garages are: San Francisco, London, Toronto,

Indus OS more popular in India than Apple’s iOS

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If I ask you which is the numero uno operating system in India’s smartphone segment, chances are that 98 percent of you will get it right and say Google’s Android. But if I ask you about the OS in No.