The Battle for Mobile Operating System Supremacy

The Investing Edge

There have been several reasons put forth to explain Android’s overtaking iOS: phone variety, price points, Google marketing pushes, general usability, etc.

The Importance of Compatibility: Microsoft Shifting to Single Operating System


Cloud Computing Company Gadgets Mobile The Future Trends Apple Google microsoft Microsoft Windows Satya Nadella Windows We love technology trends at CTO Vision. Trends like user empowerment, the convergence of the cyber and physical worlds, enhanced cloud computing, advances in managing big data, and a persistent environment of cyber insecurity shape the present and future of technology in complex and consequential ways.

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Huawei unveils new operating system HarmonyOS, will it replace Google’s Android?


took the wraps off its “HarmonyOS” operating system Friday, offering the first glimpses of in-house software that may someday replace Google’s Android and reduce its reliance on American technology. Huawei Technologies Co. To begin with, the open-source software will skip smartphones and instead find its way into everything from cars and watches to personal computers by […].

Control your Hyundai from your Smartwatch


The Android Wear app that Hyundai demonstrated at CES several weeks ago is now available on Google Play, letting owners of appropriately-equipped models control their cars from their wrists. Gadgets News Android (operating system) Google Google Play Hyundai Smartwatch

Google’s Mysterious Fuchsia OS Developer Site Debuts With New Fascinating Details


Google’s mysterious Fuchsia OS has been a skunkworks project at the company for years now, with only small glimpses of the new operating system, and lots of buzz in the media every time some new development takes place. Earlier this year, Google hired a prominent Apple software engineer to help bring the new operating system […]. News Google

Google: Innovating in AI but can they catch up with cloud leaders?


We track Google ( NASDAQ:GOOGL ) as a Tech Titan , of course. From an enterprise IT standpoint, their championing of the Android operating system has earned them a place in the mobility domain, and their Google Apps offering helped show many businesses that the cloud can work for office automation. Here is how Google describes themselves: Alphabet Inc. The Company holds interests in Google Inc. Google). Research Team.

Olly, A Robot Assistant with Personality


The operating system is based on Android. Gadgets Robots News Google Robot Android (operating system) Fitbit OllyI think it is safe to say that many people would like to have a C3PO in their lives, I know I would.

Threema, the Seriously Secure Messaging Application: Check It Out!


Unlike other popular messaging apps (including those claiming to use encryption), even we as the server operator have absolutely no way to read your messages. CTO Cyber Security Android (operating system) App Store (iOS) encryption Google Play iOS By May Gourley.

The CTOvision Mobile App: Track tech topics anywhere anytime on iOS and Android


Artificial Intelligence Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Internet of Things Mobile News Android (operating system) App Store (iOS) Google Google Play iOS ipad IPhone Mobile appBob Gourley.

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The Browser as an application platform :


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Truly Useful Artificial Intelligence Tools You Can Use Today


For example, Apple's Siri or the capabilities they embedded directly in IOS9, or Google's many savvy search solutions or Amazon's very smart recommendations. Google Now : Available within Google Search mobile app for Android and iOS as well as the Google Chrome web browser on other devices. Delegates requests to web services powered by Google. Soar is a general cognitive architecture for developing systems that exhibit intelligent behavior.

Google Adopts 3D Touch As Apple Is Rumored to Kill It


Apple may be killing 3D Touch but, according to the latest developer documentation for Google’s new Android Q operating system, it seems that the Mountain View company may be re-implementing the feature as something called “Deep Press”. 3D Touch and Deep Press refer to the user ability to press harder on a user interface element — […]. CTO News

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Some thoughts on this week’s Google Nexus event


On Wednesday AM Sundar Pinchai, VP of Android and Chrome at Google, held a “breakfast event” in which he detailed the new Nexus 7 tablet, the Chromecast, Android 4.3, In a business sense, I think Google and Asus will have a big hit on their hands.

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Enhancing the User Experience: Fantastic Android Q Features Proving Google as the Ultimate Winner


Information Technology Blog - - Enhancing the User Experience: Fantastic Android Q Features Proving Google as the Ultimate Winner - Information Technology Blog. However, Google is now aiming to take the user experience to a whole new level, as it is introducing all-new gesture navigation.

How to sync your Google Cloud on Linux with Grive2

Tech Republic Cloud

If Linux is your operating system of choice, and Google Drive is your cloud storage solution, you'll be happy to know there's an easy way to keep them in sync from the command line. Jack Wallen shows you how

Using Cloud Endure for Migration

Linux Academy

In particular, in this article, we will review the high-level process of migrating a virtual machine to the Google Cloud Platform. Migrating a Virtual Machine to the Google Cloud Platform. Other Google Cloud Platform Resources: Learn Google Cloud by Doing!

Google beefs Linux up kernel defenses in Android

Network World

Future versions of Android will be more resilient to exploits thanks to developers' efforts to integrate the latest Linux kernel defenses into the operating system. As such, Android developers have always been interested in adding new security features that are intended to prevent potentially malicious code from reaching the kernel, which is the most privileged area of the operating system.

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Google's taking Brillo into smart homes with Android Things

Network World

Android is headed to the internet of things in the form of Android Things, an operating system that grew out of Project Brillo and will be able to get updates directly from Google. On Tuesday, Google announced a developer preview of Android Things, which will be able to run on the Raspberry Pi 3, Intel Edison, and NXP Pico hardware platforms.

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How to Choose a Container Management Platform

Perficient - Digital Transformation

These services provide rapid cluster provisioning options and leave many of the cluster management and host operating system tasks to the cloud provider. Example options: Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE). Examples include Anthos from Google Cloud and Kubernetes on Azure Stack.

[Guide] Why Businesses Are Turning to Containers

Perficient - Digital Transformation

With companies deploying a wide range of infrastructure across multiple clouds and operating environments, it is essential that applications remain portable and able to be run efficiently in multiple places.

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The Benefits of Containers for Businesses

Perficient - Digital Transformation

This pattern is proven to streamline operations via reduction of onerous tasks such as operating system stabilization, runtime provisioning, and other configuration.

The Next Step in the Internet of Things: Connecting Your Home


That's why Apple has HomeKit and Google introduced Brillo / Weave : everyone wants to own that common language for your light bulbs. Google unveils Brillo, an operating system for Internet of Things ( Google Smart HouseRemember that "futuristic" movie from 1999 called "Smart House?" Think back to when you thought that this house would never be available in your lifetime.

Power, patents, competition, and ecosystems: Google’s bid for Motorola Mobility

Trends in the Living Networks

Yesterday I was interviewed on ABC TV about Google’s bid for Motorola Mobility. The interview segments aired were on the value to Google of Motorola’s patent portfolio and the implications for the Android ecosystem. And so Google is trying to replicate that.

Efficient Multi-Vendor Clouds Help Break Incipient Monopolies


Google’s Compute Engine is snapping at Amazon’s heels, but ideally we’d like to see a flourishing market with many competitors. The operating system and productivity software market in the 1990s and 2000s is a perfect example of this process. By Bob Gourley.

Free Cloud Courses at Linux Academy — July 2019

Linux Academy

Principal Systems Engineer from Symantec Corporation and Ell Marquez for a Threat Report Rundown. We will install some popular database systems available on Linux and work with data in those systems. Google Cloud Concepts. What is the cloud or Google Cloud?

The Role of Technology in Digital Publishing


Above that what versions of operating systems to support? Over the past two decades, the publishing industry has seen disruptive changes. This change has been primarily driven by the evolution of digital books or eBooks as they are commonly called.

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ABC Interview: Google as an advertising aggregator

Trends in the Living Networks

I have said for many years that the best way to understand Google is as an advertising aggregator (I would argue that even with its diversification over the last few years). Building on its successful search engine, it has sold ads that are served both on its search results, and also on a broad array of non-Google sites, initially through its AdSense program. Back in March I was interviewed by the ABC's Media Report program about Google and Microsoft's bid for Yahoo!

The Browser as an application platform


With Google launching their chrome book is significant as it reflects a substantial shift in the world of computing. For the first time ever, the application platform isn’t the operating system, nor is it adobe air,net or java, it’s the browser. The browser once, a simple tool for fetching and rendering content is now the most important application platform in the world. Ultimately the reason we are converging on the browser being the platform is because java failed

Important Things to Know About Android Smartphones and its New Launches


An android phone is a powerful and highly advanced Smartphone which runs on the Android operating system, which is created by Google. These company mobile phones run on Android operating systems.

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what every open source project needs


spf13 Chief Operator @ Docker? ? The Internet Era: 00s • Internet changes everything • Open source movement gains traction (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) • Tech selling ads, bits, hardware & services • Google Dominates. Forums & mailing lists • Google groups ok, but hard to search • Stack Overflow will happen, but not focused • Forums work best, Discourse is pretty good • IRC also works well, but realtime and without integrated search.

How to configure your Chromebook for ultimate security

Network World

Since it doesn’t run a traditional operating system and takes advantage of various Google-powered security measures, Chrome OS is well-guarded against all the miscreants lurking out there on the Web. Perhaps it’s time for a little de-Googling in your life, as the Mountain View giant can collect a lot of information about you. A Chromebook is already an ultra-secure computer straight out of the box.

Cognitio and ThreatBrief in People Magazine: Security tips for the general public


Since you have many passwords across multiple systems and can't remember them all, use a password manager like Dashlane. Use Google mail. Use two factor authentication whenever you can (you can do this in Google mail and many other online services). Bob Gourley.

Android apps run securely on Chrome OS in Linux containers

Network World

Chromebooks just got a little more complicated, but for the better, with Google’s announcement that the Android Play Store will be available on Chromebooks and that Android apps will run on the Chrome operating system. With first-quarter shipments exceeding Macs in the United States, Chromebooks are very popular. Schools and enterprises choose Chromebooks for their very streamlined use case: low cost, fast boot security, simplicity and ease of administration.

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Fed Tech Roundup January 4


Google Revives Glass Project, Files New Patents With The US Federal - TV Newsroom. Quinn: Google is becoming US K-12 schools' operating system - San Jose Mercury News. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from and ): "Fed Tech Ticker". Noblis CEO Amr ElSawy to Keynote 2016 CES Government Conference. ED's Top Tech Director Steps Down To Head Home - T.H.E. Journal.

How Red Hat OpenShift Helps Enterprises Digitally Transform

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Ultimately, their goals are to streamline operations, remain secure and compliant, and save money. It can also run on top of AWS, Azure, or Google, which normalizes your enterprise environments and creates simplicity within your organization.