Tag: application software

Application Software, Software Category

Tools For Updating Your Pricing Strategy

March 19, 2019

Via: PC Advisor

If you are running a retail organization and facing lots of problems while analyzing the strategy behind pricing, then Intelligence node helps you in adjusting your price based on your competitors using a single dashboard application. Uses of their applications: […]

Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft introduces Variable Rate Shading to DirectX 12 bringing significant performance benefits

March 19, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Microsoft has some exciting news to share from GDC 2019 that will improve gaming performance. In DirectX 12, Microsoft is introducing Variable Rate Shading. The new API allows for more effective use of GPU resources so that high detail areas […]

Mobile Apps, Software Security

Two-thirds of Android antivirus apps are worthless or worse

March 18, 2019

Via: The Inquirer

THE VAST MAJORITY of Android antivirus apps do absolutely nothing other than make ad revenue for their creators, a study of 250 products by AV-Comparatives has found. Yes, you may as well change your wallpaper to say “no viruses allowed:” […]

Application Software, Software Category

Google+ legacy to carry on postmortem thanks to the Internet Archive

March 18, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Google announced plans to shut down its fledgling social networking platform last year following a devastating data breach. After a second breach, Google moved up the closure date from August to April 2019. With just over two weeks remaining until […]

Development Software, Software Category

How to find devops staff who are good at both technology and people

March 15, 2019

Via: InfoWorld

Do cloud-oriented devops people need to be people-oriented, as well as technology-oriented? That seems to be the case, according to a new report by the Devops Institute. When it comes to recruitment, the study found that there is an equal […]

Software Security

Two-thirds of all Android antivirus apps are frauds

March 14, 2019

Via: ZDnet

An organization specialized in testing antivirus products concluded in a report published this week that roughly two-thirds of all Android antivirus apps are a sham and don’t work as advertised. The report, published by Austrian antivirus testing outfit AV-Comparatives, was […]

Application Software, Software Category

Best graphic design software of 2019

March 13, 2019

Via: TechRadar

Welcome to our pick of the best graphic design software of 2019. In this guide you’ll find the best software that will help you complete your graphic design work. Although a lot of the software in this list is currently […]

Mobile Apps

Google’s new voice recognition system works instantly and offline (if you have a Pixel)

March 12, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Voice recognition is a standard part of the smartphone package these days, and a corresponding part is the delay while you wait for Siri, Alexa or Google to return your query, either correctly interpreted or horribly mangled. Google’s latest speech […]

Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft proves the critics right: We’re heading toward a Chrome-only Web

March 11, 2019

Via: ArsTechnica

One of the greatest fears when Microsoft announced that it was ditching its EdgeHTML rendering engine and switching to Chromium—the open source engine that powers Google’s Chrome, along with a range of others such as Vivaldi, Brave, and Opera—is that […]

Application Software, Software Category

Adobe is killing Shockwave for Windows next month

March 11, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Adobe has announced plans to discontinue its Shockwave multimedia player for Windows next month. Shockwave, originally developed by MacroMind, was acquired by Macromedia in 1993. Realizing the potential for a multimedia platform on the emerging Internet, the company developed the […]