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What To Expect From Google I/O 2015

Google I/O begins Thursday, kicking off with the usual keynote from the search giant during which it generally drops a lot of news. We’ll be there to cover it live as it happens, but a lot of info, rumor and speculation has already been making the rounds about just what we’ll see announced. 1,111 more words


Cortana will assist Android and iPhone also

Confirming long running rumorsMicrosoft announced today its plans to bring its Cortana virtual assistant to devices running Android and iOS.

Think of Cortana as the Microsoft equivalent of  350 more words


Debugging Linux Kernel using QEMU

An old lost nifty toolkit for kernel debugging, I used long ago… Of course, the host OS is Linux — some Debian clone (Ubuntu).

Commands to run qemu and debug Linux kernel (either one will do): 523 more words


Google wants to make its own lightweight OS for the Internet of things called Brillo

Google is making a real time operating system for the Internet of things. And it isn’t doing it as part of Nest.

Google is making its own version of an operating system for the Internet of things called Brillo, and it’s doing so completely outside of its Nest smart home devices division that currently makes the Nest thermostat and smoke detector and Dropcam connected security cameras. 481 more words

Industry News

Is Android M For 'Macadamia Nut Cookie'? Features & Release Date Here!


There’s a new Android version coming, and it’s got a mysterious letter M affixed to it.

Recently, leaks indicate that Android M reportedly stands for yet another dessert, which is not surprising considering that all the other versions of the mobile OS have been named after a sweet treat. 409 more words

Daily News

Google Developing a New OS Brillo based on Android

Google is working upon a new Android based software named Brillo which will lower the cost and will give a new dimension to the operating system. 185 more words


Android M guarantees two years updates for Nexus Devices

Android M is due for an announcement very soon, but we’re still hearing rumors about what’s going to come with the latest version of Google’s mobile OS. 265 more words