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Jan Dawson / Beyond Devices:
Cross platform development by Apple, Google, and Microsoft analyzed and visualized   —  Visualizing cross-platform development  —  Much has been made recently of Microsoft's shift from a Windows-centric worldview to a cross-platform approach to the development of applications and services.
Dec 20, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Google bringing always-on voice commands to Chromebooks   —  ‘OK Google’ feature now available on Chrome OS Dev Channel  —  You've been able to yell voice commands at Android smartphones and Android Wear smartwatches for some time now, but soon you'll be able to do the same to a Chromebook computer.
Dec 19, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Amazon updates Fire OS; Firefly now translates text and identifies famous artwork   —  Fire Phone gets arty with Amazon update  —  Amazon has given the Fire Phone a high-brow update, adding the ability to recognize famous works of art with its Firefly visual search system …
Dec 19, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Google sues to block Mississippi AG Jim Hood's “burdensome, retaliatory” subpoena of records, issued a document preservation notice to MPAA   —  Goliath strikes back: Google takes legal action against Mississippi State Attorney General Jim Hood  —  Last Friday, The Verge published …
Dec 19, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Kevin C. Tofel / Gigaom:
Sales rise in McDonald's tests of beacons for wireless offers of promotions on iOS/Android   —  Hold the beacon: McDonald's tests wireless offers near stores  —  Credit: Flickr / Kenny Louie  —  Credit: Flickr / Kenny Louie  —  McDonald's was one of the first retail locations I used …
Dec 19, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
MPAA says Google positioning itself as a defender of free speech is shameful   —  Google & MPAA Publicly Slam Each Other Over Piracy  —  Even after running for weeks, the fallout from the Sony hacking fiasco is showing no signs of waning.  In fact in some areas it appears that matters are only getting worse.
Dec 19, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context
Rachel King / ZDNet:
Google launching open source Cloud Dataflow SDK for Java   —  Summary:Cloud Dataflow fills a major puzzle piece in Google's rapidly evolving and growing cloud stack as the Internet giant continues to challenge Amazon Web Services.  —  Google is looking to woo cloud developers once again …
Dec 19, 2014, 12:00 AMIn context
Reuters:
Google will build Android Auto software directly into cars with Android M, no smartphone needed   —  Exclusive: Google aiming to go straight into car with next Android - sources  —  (Reuters) - Google Inc (GOOGL.O) is laying the groundwork for a version of Android that would be built directly into cars …
Dec 18, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Kent Walker / Google Public Policy Blog:
Google concerned by reports that MPAA is secretly working with studios to resurrect SOPA   —  The MPAA's Attempt to Revive SOPA Through A State Attorney General  —  We are deeply concerned about recent reports that the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) led a secret …
Dec 18, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Search Engine Land:
Google Launches “Store Visits” Metric In AdWords, To Help Prove Online-To-Offline Impact   —  It's been well known that Google has been working on a solution to tie clicks on search ads back to in-store traffic and sales as part of Estimated Total Conversions in AdWords.
Dec 18, 2014, 4:45 PMIn context

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