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Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Cisco, Intel Corporation, Netflix and Mozilla are the founding members of the collaboration, which is said to be the biggest till date for revamping an open source video format to be used by all. If there had been any group of technology leaders to turn this format in reality than a mere fantasy, it is this one. The Alliance for an Open Source Video Codec of Media has been launched this week with high hopes to revamp the Video Codec system, in order to provide an open codec format to all video streaming s...
Lo and behold. Finally the time arrived when Samsung finally pulled the drapes off its SmartWatch, Gear S2, ahead of the Berlin IFA trade show, broadening its ever-ripening lineup of smart wearables. The Korean device maker already tantalized its next-gen gadget during Unpacked Galaxy Note 5 event, earlier this month, in the New York City. On Monday, it has revealed a bit more details about the latest device that is the successor of its stout Samsung Gear S, though the availability and price remains to be still unknown. The r...
Users for Windows Insider program just got subjected to a nice treat. The new tool of Microsoft gets a new code into the baskets of all hardcore users ahead of the common people: Windows 10 build 10532. Exactly, it’s another build for Windows 10. So what is different in this build? Well, it has improved menus that would provide a more harmonic and symphonic fit. It also grants the ability to distribute notes from the Feedback app by Windows with others. Gabe Aul, Microsoft’s spokesperson, posted in the company’s official blog: ...
Don’t you hate it when you take a photograph of a beautiful object in front of you, that there’s something obstructing your view, whether is a barrier or a glass? Soon smartphones cameras may have a way around these obstructions.Photoshop experts have been able to remove such obstructions out of images for years using the clone tool. A new photo editing algorithm developed by Google in collaboration with researchers at MIT can let people remove all traces of foreground obstructions in photos and end up with clear, reflection-free p...
In the world of the most powerful technology companies, Google just announced publicly traded new parent company that will house all of its divergent businesses; it will be known as Alphabet Inc. The company will be run by co-founders of Google Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Eventually Google will evolve in as ancillary of Alphabet with top Google executive Sundar Pichai as its brand new CEO. The founders wanted to come up with something accountable and cleaner. The following news is seems to have Wall Street taken by surprise as a...
The Herculean software company, Microsoft’s new strategy to collect users from its cloud-based assistance progressed to bloom recently due to better and improved offers on the wearable space. The newest update to Outlook on the iOS platform increases the flexibility and performance of email application on an interface of Apple Watch. The Cupertino digital timepiece users will have an easy time to go through their own emails on the wrist, and they can revert back to messages by clicking on the notification symbol. This opens a true-...
A team of Google researchers recently unwrapped the first computer program capable of learning largely impressive tasks independently, in what can be contemplated as a radical accomplishment in the field of artificial intelligence. The artificial intelligence system spends all of its time playing dozens of Atari videos games from the 80s like a crazy teenager. GAME-PLAYING ALGORITHM OUTPLAYS HUMANS AT ATARI GAMES The research project carried out by DeepMind Technologies, the British startup that Google acquired last year for $400...
For years, technology companies have promised to revive mobile payments, persuading people to put away their credit cards and pay with mobile phones instead. But in the past few months, with the release of Apple’s Apple Pay app, Samsung’s LoopPay, Google Wallet, and more new entries jumping in, the mobile payment space has turned into a grid for a loomingaggressive war. Now, Google’s acquisition of a new technology and its new partnership with US cellular carriers could mean Apple Pay is finally going to face some fierce competitio...
It seems that Google Inc. has made some great progress in its developing autonomous driving vehicles in the year of 2014! From an early design concept that was unveiled in May 2014 to a finished self-driving prototype which was showcased in late December, it has come along a turning point. The finished autonomous self-driving car looks like a compacted Volkswagen Beetle. During a mockup in May, it was announced that the self-driving car would not have a steering wheel, accelerator and brake pedals. In September, Google received ...