Tag: tech

Mobile Apps

Apple launches a COVID-19 information tool for the US

March 27, 2020

Via: The Next Web

Apple has launched a new screening tool for the US in partnership with CDC (The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). The tool, available both as a website and an iOS app, acts as an information center for people across […]

Development Software, Software Category

Git 2.26 Makes Protocol Version 2 the Default

March 27, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Introduced in Git 2.18, Git wire protocol version 2 is now used by default in Git latest version, 2.26. Git 2.26 also improves configuration option handling and sparse-checkouts, among other things. Git’s wire protocol defines how Git clients and servers […]

iOS, Operating systems

Mouse support for iPad? Apple launches iOS and iPadOS 13.4

March 24, 2020

Via: TechRadar

Apple’s iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4 update brings new features to your existing iPhone and iPad, and chief among the perks is enhanced mouse and keyboard support. Any iPad compatible with iPadOS 13.4 will be able to use a mouse […]

Application Software, Software Category, System Software

Best POS systems in 2020: Get the right one for your business

March 23, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The point-of sale-system (POS) — the combination of hardware and software required to accept mobile and card-based payments — is a ubiquitous piece of business technology. But for many small business owners, the process of choosing a POS provider can […]

Development Software, Software Category

Microsoft previews F# 5

March 23, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

Microsoft is previewing F# 5, an upgrade to the company’s open source, “functional-first” language that emphasizes interactive, analytical programming. The preview is available via the .NET 5 Preview SDK or Jupyter Notebooks for .NET. Visual Studio users on Windows will […]

Application Software, Software Category

How Smartable AI Built its COVID-19 Stats API

March 23, 2020

Via: ProgrammableWeb

Any API is only as valuable as the quality of data that it provides. With the current Coronavirus outbreak, aggregating quality data is especially challenging. Scott Ge highlighted an instance where changes in the data provided by a source represented […]

Mobile Apps, Operating systems, Others

Android 11 Preview 2 hands-on: More polish and a new install method

March 19, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

It came out much later in March than we expected, but yesterday Google launched the second developer preview for Android 11, the next big version of Android due out at the end of the year. Despite the coronavirus disrupting just […]

Software Category, System Software

What is AIOps? Injecting intelligence into IT operations

March 5, 2020

Via: CIO

Cloud platforms, managed service providers and organizations undertaking digital transformations are beginning to reap the benefits of an emerging IT trend: the use of AI-powered IT operations technology to monitor and manage the IT portfolio automatically. This emerging practice, known […]

Development Software, Software Category

Storybook 5.3 Released, Targets Design Systems, Supports Web Components

February 26, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Michael Shilman, a key Storybook contributor, recently announced the release of Storybook 5.3. The new version of Storybook strives to allow developers to build production design systems faster. Storybook users can now document their components with MDX, have a documentation […]

Software Category, Software Security, System Software

EU wants Big Tech to deploy AI tech on its own terms

February 17, 2020

Via: TechSpot

While China and the US are fighting over information and economic dominance, the European Union is scrambling to lay down a new set of rules that will govern how tech companies operate in the region, especially when it comes to […]