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Google将不再支持Android Eclipse Tools

Here's how Google checks for lag on your Android devices

Google's François Beaufort revealed that the search giant uses a robot — build by Finnish vendor OptoFidelity — that measures "end-to-end latency of …

Top Android devices speed test: the winner is clear

There’s a reason Samsung just became the top smartphone manufacturer in the U.S thanks to their Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge devices; they just got …

Microsoft Edge is already good enough for me to drop Chrome

From the tarnished ashes of Internet Explorer came Microsoft Edge, an all-new browser built from the ground up for Windows 10. When we first went hands-on with the browser – then still called Project Spartan – we thought it brought some interesting concepts to the table, but it was much too buggy …

Software

UPDATED: “Configuration Issue” Halts Trading on NYSE

<i>The article has been updated with the time trading resumed.</i><p><i>A second update identified the cause of the outage as a "configuration issue."</i><p><i>A third</i> …

Stock Markets

M Developer Preview Gets Its First Update

Android Development

Mac sales up 16.1% in June quarter as overall PC market continues slump

Continuing to buck trends, Mac sales rose 16.1 percent year-over-year in the June quarter even as the PC industry as a whole shrank 11.8 percent, …

Is this McDonald's 'Minions' toy saying 'what the f*ck' or what?

It's all fun and games at McDonald's until the Minion that came in your Happy Meal decides to start cursing.<p>That's life for one Florida family that …

Microsoft is killing off the Internet Explorer brand

IE will live on, but only as plumbing for Windows<p>While Microsoft has dropped hints that the Internet Explorer brand is going away, the software maker has now confirmed that it will use a new name for its upcoming browser successor, codenamed Project Spartan. Speaking at Microsoft Convergence …

Software

Android 5.1 Officially Announced!

Since the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, many have complained about a lot of bugs, the biggest being poor RAM management. A few months ago, …

Android News

Apple 'reinvents the notebook' with the new MacBook

As previously rumored, Apple on Monday unveiled a brand new MacBook during its Apple Watch event.<p>The new MacBook — available in silver, gold or space …

不圈地自萌!10个UX设计经验分享网站推荐

More rumors point to Huawei being the next Nexus maker

The rumors about the next Nexus device never really stop. Last week we wrote about a rumor suggesting that the next Nexus will be made by an unlikely …

Nexus

Apple Surpassed Samsung as World's Largest Smartphone Maker in Fourth Quarter

The latest numbers from research firm Gartner reveal that Apple surpassed Samsung in worldwide smartphone sales during the fourth quarter of 2014 to become the world's largest smartphone maker. Samsung lost the top spot to Apple for the first time since 2011.<p>Apple narrowly edged Samsung as the two …

Mobile

黑科技解读:微软的愿景,我们的未来

从 2009 年开始,每隔 2 年,微软公司都会发布一个概念视频“Future Vision”(未来愿景),里面大部分都是当年微软与其他公司合作思考的未来 10 …

5 lucrative tech careers to pursue in 2015

Looking to make the biggest bucks in the fastest growing industry?<p>There are two crystal clear — albeit unsurprising — commonalities among the top 10 …

Microsoft embraces Python, Linux in new big data tools

Image copyright Microsoft.Continuing its quest to make Microsoft Azure comfy for the non-Windows world, Microsoft just launched a preview of its …

Microsoft Azure

獨角獸俱樂部裡,已有 19 家估值超過 10 億美元的中國公司

在創投界,投資人會把估值超過 10 億美元的初創企業稱為獨角獸,把規模達到 1,000 億美元的初創公司稱為超級獨角獸。<p>過去 60 年,超級獨角獸俱樂部的成員代表包括:<p>50 年代以前:惠普——電子工具誕生;<br>• 60 年代:英特爾——半導體晶片崛起;<br>• 70 年代:Oracle——企業軟體興起;蘋果、微軟—— …

研究显示:安卓Lollipop或比苹果iOS 8更稳定

Node.js is getting its own open-source, independent foundation

Image copyright Node.js.Node.js, the popular server-side JavaScript framework, is getting its own open-source foundation and will no longer be …

JavaScript

Apple Has Hundreds Working On An Electric Car Design, Says WSJ

Apple is working on a car, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Mac maker kicked off a top-secret project to develop an electric car with a minivan aesthetic, per the WSJ’s sources, after CEO Tim Cook approved the project nearly a year ago. It includes “hundreds” of staffers and is led by Ford …

不含蓝宝石的大猩猩不是好屏幕

蓝宝石屏幕在过去一年被吵得沸沸扬扬,曾给康宁公司带来不小的压力。虽然结果是以康宁公司的“险胜”告终: iPhone 6 、iPhone 6 Plus 和三星的 Galaxy Note Edge、Galaxy Note 4 等热门机型仍采用的是“大猩猩玻璃”屏幕,但康宁似乎依然能感受到蓝宝石的威胁,不断在推出新品。<p>去年 11 月发布的第四代大猩猩玻璃还未在设备制造商中完全铺开货,如今他们又要发布更新的产品。据 CNET 报道,康宁公司总裁 James Clappin 近日宣布,他们研发出了一种带有蓝宝石玻璃特性的大猩猩玻璃屏。为提升自家大猩猩玻璃屏的性能,康宁汲取了蓝宝石屏幕的特性,这一研发项目 …

Microsoft acquires iOS calendar app Sunrise for $100M - report

Microsoft has reportedly closed a deal to acquire popular iOS calendar app Sunrise for "at least" $100 million as the software giant continues to …

App Store

iOS Still Holds a Significant Lead in Ad Revenue Over Android

Apple’s iOS was still the undisputed leader in mobile ad revenue in 2014,capturing 51.67% of ad revenue, and 27.18% of traffic during the fourth …

Report: Google to launch their own ride sharing service to compete with Uber

Amid reports that Uber could soon begin building their own fleet of driver-less cars, comes Bloomberg with a report that now Google is preparing to …

Uber

Android 版本分裂,开发者不用太在意

最近,Google 发布了 Android 版本分布图。情况一如既往的不乐观。最新版的 Android 5.0 Lollipop 市场份额只有 0.1%,而 Android 4.4 Kitkat 也刚达到 39.1%。我们可以再次感叹一下 Android 系统的版本分裂了。不过,Pocket Casts 开发者 Russell Ivanovic 在博客上撰文表示说,从开发者的角度看,这种分裂其实没有什么太大的影响。<p>他认为,当看到这些数字的时候,人们很容易做出错误的分析。这些分析常常忽视了两个事实。一是,市场上的 Android 设备数量是 iOS 设备数量的 6 倍到 7 倍。因此,如果开发者 …

Here's the full list of 3rd party apps now supported in Google Now

When it works, it feels a little bit like magic and starting today, Android developers can now officially take display their own card inside Google …

Apps

Microsoft is reportedly investing in Cyanogen

Microsoft is reportedly investing in Cyanogen, the Android modding company that’s seeking to “take Android away from Google.” Many remember Cyanogen …

Android News

Amazon launches new email service called WorkMail

Image copyright Johnny Habell/Shutterstock.Amazon is once again adding to its business-suite arsenal, this time with the announcement of WorkMail, …

Amazon Web Services