Monthly Archives: May 2015

Qualcomm Launches Robotics Accelerator – Forbes

Forbes Qualcomm Launches Robotics AcceleratorForbesQualcomm's Robotics Accelerator is a four-month mentorship-driven startup program that boasts 7,000 square feet of collaborative work space, including a state of the art robotics lab. The company has committed more than $1 million in aggregate … Continue reading

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Highlights from the ICRA 2015 robotics conference in Seattle – Gizmag

Gizmag Highlights from the ICRA 2015 robotics conference in SeattleGizmagThe city of Seattle saw a robotic population explosion this week as the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) descended on the Washington State Convention Center. The IEEE … Continue reading

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What the Apple guys are saying about Google I/O – Fortune

Fortune What the Apple guys are saying about Google I/OFortuneRene Ritchie, iMore: “Google is pushing out fantastic new features at a breakneck pace, but all of them are ones I need to go into with eyes wide open. Google wants … Continue reading

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Photo app smackdown: Google, Apple or Yahoo? – USA TODAY

Computerworld Photo app smackdown: Google, Apple or Yahoo?USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — Let the smartphone photo wars begin! In one corner, it's Google Photos, as the search giant takes on Apple's iCloud, Yahoo's redesigned Flickr app, Dropbox, Microsoft and others, in … Continue reading

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Getting started with Google Photos – CNET

CNET Getting started with Google PhotosCNETI just need Google Photos, a product I've been waiting for to create order out of my sprawling photo library. I have used Picasa for years to share photos with family, but it wasn't a … Continue reading

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Google’s new Polymer library makes it easier to build feature-packed Web apps – The Next Web

The Next Web Google's new Polymer library makes it easier to build feature-packed Web appsThe Next WebMore good news for developers today: Google's Polymer library, which makes it easy to add functionality like forms, maps and calendars to Web projects, … Continue reading

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JPEG Compression Test: Google Photos vs. JPEGmini – PetaPixel (blog)

PetaPixel (blog) JPEG Compression Test: Google Photos vs. JPEGminiPetaPixel (blog)In this article I will take a look at Google Photos' new photo compression performance. I've been using a program called JPEGmini for a couple years now to compress my JPEG … Continue reading

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Google Cardboard 2: Hands-on – Gizmag

Gizmag Google Cardboard 2: Hands-onGizmagThe first version of the official Google Cardboard kit didn't support huge phones, but the new version works great with our Nexus 6. It fit with no problems, and its huge Quad HD display makes for … Continue reading

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The Updated Google Now Launcher In Android M Has Horizontally Scrollable … – Android Police

Android Police The Updated Google Now Launcher In Android M Has Horizontally Scrollable …Android PoliceThe folders in Google's stock Google Now Launcher are currently restricted to just 16 entries (four rows of four). That's going to change very soon. The … Continue reading

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Google just showed us one area where it’s miles ahead of Apple – Business Insider

Google just showed us one area where it's miles ahead of AppleBusiness InsiderThere weren't many shocks at Google's annual developer conference, but the company did remind us of one area where it's blowing the competition away: teaching machines how to … Continue reading

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