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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung Chromebook Pro will start shipping on May 28, but Android apps on Chrome OS will still be in beta at launch   —  In the future, Android may be updated faster on Chromebooks than on phones  —  The Chromebook Pro was meant to be a grand coming-out party for Android apps running on Chrome OS.
May 20, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google to update Daydream VR platform later this year with 2D function panel overlay, Chrome, screen capture, Google Cast support, and more   —  Google's Daydream VR platform is getting its first major software revamp later this year, nudging the interface toward being a more full-featured operating system.
May 18, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Federico Viticci / MacStories:
Apple's Workflow adds two Apple Music tie-ins and restores Chrome and Pocket actions, but other actions removed after Apple acquisition are still missing   —  In the first update following Apple's acquisition in late March - and despite rumors that claimed the app would no longer be supported …
May 8, 2017, 4:10 PMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
A look at the UI for Google's “Fuchsia” smartphone OS, written with cross-platform Flutter SDK, as the over-arching purpose of the project remains unclear   —  Taking a look at Google's mysterious third operating system.  —  Google, never one to compete in a market with a single product …
May 8, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
TrustedReviews:
Microsoft debuts 13.5" Surface Laptop running Windows 10 S with 4 color options, USB 3 Type A, Mini DisplayPort, 14.5-hour battery life, ships June 15 from $999   —  Microsoft has announced a brand new Windows-powered notebook called the Surface Laptop.  —  At an event in New York City today …
May 2, 2017, 11:42 AMIn context
Romain Dillet / TechCrunch:
Windows 10 S laptops, starting at $189, to ship this summer with free Office 365 and a one-year subscription of Minecraft Education Edition   —  Microsoft's answer to Chrome OS is called Windows 10 S. This new operating system is a streamlined and secured version of Windows 10.
May 2, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context
Barak Turovsky / Official Google India Blog:
Google brings neural machine translation to nine Indian languages in Chrome desktop and Google Translate apps, adds support for 22 Indian languages in Gboard   —  There are currently over 400* million Internet users in India, but with only 20% of the population fluent in English …
Apr 27, 2017, 7:45 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Sources: Google and partners in Coalition for Better Ads are working on a tool designed for publishers to filter some ads; IAB head says tool isn't ad blocker   —  A Chrome feature to filter ads is coming — just don't call it an ad-blocker.  —  After seven months of work …
Apr 21, 2017, 8:55 PMIn context
George Slefo / Ad Age:
Google, Microsoft, major ad buyers and publishers coordinating on ad blocking plan, says Coalition for Better Ads' counsel, who expects a rollout by end-of-year   —  The biggest players in advertising and tech are mapping out a strategy to kill off the digital ads that have been deemed as the absolute worst by consumers.
Apr 20, 2017, 5:05 PMIn context
Jack Marshall / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Google plans to block ads in Chrome that give a bad user experience, considers blocking all ads on sites which have ads that don't meet standards   —  Filter could strip out ads that provide bad experiences for users  —  Alphabet Inc.'s Google is planning to introduce an ad-blocking feature …
Apr 19, 2017, 8:15 PMIn context

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