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Newer Apple maps is greener and has more details

Apple maps failed horribly with incorrect data at launch in 2012. Since then they have been putting efforts to make it better. In a...
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A kernel vulnerability in Apple devices gives access to remote code execution

A heap buffer overflow vulnerability was found in Apple’s XNU OS kernels by Kevin Backhouse. An exploit can potentially cause any iOS or macOS...
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An ethical mobile operating system, /e/ – Trick or Treat?

Previously known as eelo, /e/ is an ‘ethical’ operating system for mobile phones. Leading the project is Gaël Duval who is also the creator...

Top 7 tools for virtual reality game developers

According to Statista, the virtual reality software market is booming. It is projected to reach a value of around 24.5 billion U.S. dollars by...
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5 ways to reduce App deployment time

Over 6,000 mobile apps are released on the Google Play Store every day. This breeds major competition among different apps that are constantly trying...

Motorola partners with iFixit to support users’ ‘Right to Repair’; provides OEM Fix Kits

On Tuesday, iFixit announced its partnership with Motorola to supply customers with repair kits for Motorola’s smartphones. Users can either send their device to...
Mozilla launches Firefox 63.0

Firefox 63.0 is released for desktop and Android, aiming to give users “greater control...

Mozilla has today released Firefox 63.0 for desktop and Android, just over a month since the release of Firefox 62.0. The release brings a...
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Following Instagram founders, Brendan Iribe, Oculus co-founder, leaves Facebook

The co-founder and former CEO of Oculus, Brendan Iribe announced yesterday on his Facebook page that he’s leaving Facebook. This is the second high...
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Mozilla partners with Khronos Group to bring glTF format to Blender

Mozilla has announced a collaboration with Khronos Group and developers of existing open source Blender tools, to bring GL Transmission Format (glTF) import and...
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4 key benefits of using Firebase for mobile app development

A powerful backend solution is essential for building sophisticated mobile apps. In recent years, Firebase has emerged to prominence as a power-packed Backend-as-a-Solution (BaaS),...

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Magic Leap introduces an Independent Creator Program, offers grants between $20,000...

The Magic Leap Independent Creator Program is a development fund to help individual developers and teams to kick-start their Magic Leap One projects. They...

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