The two technology giants have agreed a partnership that will bring electronic ID capabilities to the next release of Google’s operating system, Android R.At the Snapdragon Summit in Hawaii, the companies revealed that Qualcomm's Snapdragon platform will be the first mobile system-on-a-chip (SoC) to support Android Identity Credential APIs in Android R, which is expected to launch next year.
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Qualcomm described the Snapdragon 865 in detail on Wednesday, with a long list of new features that included 5G, PC-like gaming features, high-resolution camera imagery, and much more.Single-camera video bokehWe’ve all probably used “portrait mode” on a smartphone camera—that’s the feature that blurs the background to create the “bokeh” effect of a traditional lensed camera.
In the face of all that No, the HP Spectre x360 13t simply says Yes.Of course the Spectre x360 13t has that, too.
This Dell monitor comes in a “piano black” frame with a small bezel on the sides, but not quite small enough to qualify as Dell’s “frameless” design.For inputs you’ve got HDMI and VGA, and Dell says you get a 178-degree viewing angle, which is about standard for IPS.
) Mark Hachman / IDGWhat’s inside the Snapdragon 865Below is a high-level overview of the Snapdragon 865, which will be manufactured on a 7nm process like its predecessor.” Inside the Snapdragon 865, the low-power dedicated Sensing Hub does the same, as well as for other assistants.
The new Land Rover Defender is based on a fresh, aluminum-intensive platform.Prices for the 110 model start at £45,240 and it will be offered in Defender, Defender S, Defender SE, Defender HSE and Defender X trim levels.
“The fight against animal agriculture,” Hsiung says, “is the fight against misinformation.”Defeating that disinformation has become an “arms race,” Hsiung says, one that stretches back to Upton Sinclair’s 1906 meat industry exposé, The Jungle.
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It's been a busy weekend for synth sellers, which means that, sadly, many of the best deals have expired or sold out.There are still some Cyber Monday bargains to be had, though, particularly if you fancy a cheap Moog, a cut-price Kronos or a marked-down MiniBrute.
Uli Behringer has promised that the company will be making its own version of the legendary Arp 2600 synth, simply named the 2600.’ the Music Tribe firm has hinted at releasing a clone of the 1971 semi-modular synthesizer for some time, until now.
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United Airlines, which has had a stunning turnaround in the past two years, is getting a new CEO in May.Industry veteran Scott Kirby, the airline's current president, will replace current CEO Oscar Munoz, the affable leader and public face of the airline since 2015.
Google's purchase of Fitbit will result in privacy issues
Fitbit's current customers have expressed grave concern over Google's $2.If I were a Fitbit customer, I'd be looking at Apple or Samsung's products right about now.
The Python security team removed two trojanized Python libraries from PyPI (Python Package Index) that were caught stealing SSH and GPG keys from the projects of infected developers.The first is "python3-dateutil," which imitated the popular "dateutil" library.
A few key Cyber Monday deals have extended to Wednesday in the US, transitioning into a 'Cyber Week' full of discounts that somehow still exist online.The best Cyber Week dealsiPad Pro 11 'My Best Buy' free account exclusive: $799.
But over time, web apps slowly became more powerful and capable, while Google steadily improved the Chrome OS experience.Then, Google went even further and added the ability to run Android apps, and still further with Linux desktop apps.
Don't buy a 5G phone yet, unless you're willing to suffer as an early adopter.Put another way, it’s a strong argument to avoid buying any 5G phone now, simply because there’s very little future-proofing involved.
Qualcomm says that it will reveal more details about its next-gen Snapdragon 865, Snapdragon 765 and Snapdragon 765G later this week.In 2019, we'll be talking about 5G," said Cristiano Amon, Qualcomm's president.
Unplugging a laptop usually translates to long battery life at the expense of a slower clock speed.But Intel unveiled battery-powered performance numbers alongside the Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Conference to bolster its design chops.
After all, Halo: Reach “reached” the top of the Steam sales charts on release day.Illusion of choiceFirst, let me say: I understand Halo: Reach is a remaster of a decade-old game.
Finally, a smart messaging service from Google.Instead of a whole new app, Google is building its new messaging service right into the Photos app.