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Development Software, Software Category

Angular users want better server-side rendering

May 25, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Developers using Google’s TypeScript-based Angular web framework see room for improvement in server-side rendering, testing, debugging and profiling, initial load performance, and the component authoring format, according to the Angular Developer Survey 2022. Results of the survey, which tabulated responses […]


Development Software, Software Category

Google’s Duet AI to take on Amazon CodeWhisperer, GitHub Copilot

May 10, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

At its annual I/O conference Wednesday, Google said that it would be releasing a new generative AI engine, akin to OpenAI’s ChatGPT, for users of its cloud platform. Dubbed Duet AI for Google Cloud, the new engine is designed to […]


Mobile Apps

Think Android 14 seems boring? Think about this.

April 19, 2023

Via: Computerworld

Look, I’ll be honest: When I first got my grubby gorilla paws on Google’s latest and great Android version — the hot-off-the-griddle first beta of this year’s Android 14 update — two terse words kept ringing in my head: That’s […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google urges users to update Chrome to address zero-day vulnerability

April 17, 2023

Via: Computerworld

Google has released an emergency Chrome security update to address a zero-day vulnerability targeted by an exploit, already in circulation on the internet, that can allow malicious code to be executed. Google is urging users to upgrade Chrome to the […]


Development Software, Software Category

Large language models are the new cloud battleground

April 17, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Two months ago, Amazon didn’t make a single mention of AI on its earnings call (Google and Microsoft mentioned AI dozens of times each). This past week, by contrast, the company’s cloud division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), could talk about […]


Operating systems, Others

Google releases first Android 14 public beta for Pixel devices

April 13, 2023

Via: TechSpot

It is also the first Android 14 version to be rolling out over-the-air, allowing just about anybody with a supported device to install it as a standard OTA update. Users wanting to test drive the new software can do so […]


Operating systems, Others

Android, ChromeOS, and Google’s cloudy vision for a connected future

April 12, 2023

Via: Computerworld

Riddle me this, my fellow tech-contemplating primate: What exactly is ChromeOS? It’s a simple-seeming question that’s deceptively difficult to answer. If there’s been one near-constant with Google’s ChromeOS operating system since its launch nearly 12 years ago, it’s the platform’s […]


Software Security

Google launches dependency API and curated package repository with security metadata

April 12, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

This week, Google launched a free API service that provides software developers with dependency data and security-related information on over 5 million software components across different programming languages. Today, the company also announced the general availability of its Assured Open […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google Maps is launching a ton of updates for navigating national parks

April 11, 2023

Via: BGR

Google is challenging AllTrails with its latest updates to Google Maps. In a blog post, the company announced it is bringing a number of updates to Google Maps on both iOS and Android to make it easier for users to […]


Mobile Apps

Google now requires Android apps to let you delete your account

April 5, 2023

Via: BGR

Deleting your account and scrubbing your personal data from a mobile app is often frustrating at best and impossible at worst. Google wants to improve that. Bethel Otuteye, senior director of Android App Safety, explained in a blog post Wednesday […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google launches Nearby Share Beta for sharing files between Windows and Android

April 3, 2023

Via: ZDnet

Unveiled back in 2020, Google’s Nearby Share provided a way for people to share files between different Android devices. Now, the company is enhancing the feature to include Windows in the mix. In a blog post published Monday, Google announced […]


Mobile Apps

Android 15 codename revealed to be ‘Vanilla Ice Cream’

March 7, 2023

Via: BGR

After all these years, Google is still using dessert-themed codenames for new versions of Android. The tradition will continue through at least 2024, as a new codename was uncovered last week. In a recent tweet, freelance journalist Mishaal Rahman noted […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft Windows Calendar App Crash: Here’s a Workaround You Can Try to Fix the Issue

March 3, 2023

Via: Tech Times

Many users complained that their Calendar apps are crashing after installing the latest Windows 11 update. The Calendar app is important for users since it allows them to organize events, meetings, appointments, and other scheduled activities. This Microsoft application also […]


Operating systems, Others

​​Google Pixel Watch App February 2023 Update Rolls Out: Here’s What’s New

February 17, 2023

Via: Tech Times

The Google Pixel Watch app gets its first-ever update for the year, thanks to its February 2023 update. The new update for Pixel Watch users brings bug fixes, which improves its overall performance. And besides these refinements, the February 2023 […]


Mobile Apps

Android 14 Brings Partial Support for OpenJDK 17, Improved Privacy and Security, and More

February 14, 2023

Via: InfoQ

Google has announced the first Android 14 beta, which provides support for over 300 OpenJDK 17 classes. Additionally, it implements a number of features aimed to keep malicious apps at bay and extends support for foldable form factors, battery usage […]


Mobile Apps

Android 14 preview for developers arrives

February 10, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Google has released a first Developer Preview of its Android 14 mobile OS, emphasizing tablets and foldables as well as improvements for data transfers and battery life. The preview was unveiled on February 8. Version 14 builds on work done […]


Application Software, Software Category

Do Google and Mozilla know something about Apple we don’t?

February 8, 2023

Via: Computerworld

Yet more signals suggest Apple may be preparing to open hitherto closed elements of its ecosystem: both Google and Mozilla are working on iOS web browsers that don’t use WebKit, Apple’s rendering engine. Mozilla and Google seem to be prepping […]


Mobile Apps

Google is building a Blink-based iOS browser in violation of Apple’s rules

February 7, 2023

Via: TechSpot

Chromium bug reports indicate Google is currently building a new iOS web browser based on Blink, which would violate Apple’s rule that all browsers on the platform use WebKit. Google insists the project is only an experiment, but it could […]


Operating systems, Others

ChromeOS and Microsoft 365 will start playing nicer with each other this year

January 31, 2023

Via: Ars Technica

Google and Microsoft don’t always take pains to make sure their products work great together—Google originally declared Microsoft’s Chromium-based Edge browser “not supported” by the Google Drive web apps; Microsoft is always trying to make you use Bing—but it looks […]


Editorial

Google Workspace vs. Microsoft 365 – Choosing the Right Solution for Your Business

January 30, 2023

Via: Natalie Dunn

Often, entrepreneurs face an important decision early in their careers that will determine what tools their teams will use and how they will store their data. Although there are plenty of solutions on the market, the battle for customers who […]