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Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Duolingo launches $10/month subscription option with no ads and the option to download language lessons for offline use   —  Earlier this week, the popular language learning service Duolingo quietly introduced paid monthly subscriptions in its Android apps.  —  Subscribers get two benefits …
Apr 21, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Mozilla releases Firefox 53 with two new themes, separate graphics process on Windows that utilizes system's GPU, reader mode, no support for Windows XP, Vista   —  Mozilla today launched Firefox 53 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android.  The new version includes two new themes on desktop …
Apr 19, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Ricky Villacrez / GSMArena.com:
Instagram on Android gets offline mode for users to see, comment on, save, and Like content previously loaded, among other features   —  At Facebook's annual developer conference in San Jose, Instagram announces the Android app will be getting offline capabilities that will allow …
Apr 18, 2017, 10:55 PMIn context
Agam Shah / PCWorld:
Facebook open sources Caffe2, a deep-learning framework that will let developers program AI features like image recognition directly into mobile devices   —  Your smartphone may soon be able to recognize objects in images without accessing the cloud  —  New intelligence can be added …
Apr 18, 2017, 10:40 PMIn context
Pasquale Anatriello / Facebook Code:
Facebook open sources Litho, a declarative framework for building efficient UIs on Android   —  One challenge in Android development is achieving smooth UI performance.  Developers can spend a lot of time optimizing, squeezing out every bit of speed from their UI code, and yet still experience lag …
Apr 18, 2017, 6:40 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Google Maps for iOS now lets you retrace your steps with Timeline, which has been in Google Maps for Android since 2015   —  Google hasn't had a terrific record with building social networks, but its Timeline feature for Google Maps is actually surprisingly similar to a primary facet of most social products …
Apr 18, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Rich McCormick / The Verge:
Redesigned Google Earth brings interactive guided tours and 3D maps view to Chrome browsers and Android devices, coming to iOS and other browsers later   —  Just in time for Earth Day, Google has redesigned Google Earth for web and Android.  The new version adds new features that let users …
Apr 18, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
PayPal teams up with Android Pay for mobile payments   —  PayPal is joining forces with Google's Android Pay mobile payments platform, the companies announced this morning - an effort aimed at allowing PayPal to expand its footprint both within mobile applications as well as at brick-and-mortar retailers.
Apr 18, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google agrees to pay ~$7.8M and open up Android in Russia to settle two-year antitrust dispute with Russian competition watchdog FAS originally filed by Yandex   —  Google has reached a settlement with Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) agency in the antitrust case the Russian search rival Yandex …
Apr 17, 2017, 10:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
How Google, Apple, and Microsoft and their operating systems are faring in their fight for the cheap computer market   —  The war for cheap computers is about to begin  —  It feels like a long time since we've had a great big knock-down, drag-out operating system battle.
Apr 17, 2017, 5:45 AMIn context

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