Keen Android users who've been following a somewhat obscure Google Issue Tracker thread from November of a year ago celebrated an exciting new development today. Google is now partnering with Android manufacturers like Samsung, Huawei, Motorola, Sony and Xiaomi, to ensure that their devices coming out this year will support ARCore. Alongside some ARCore announcements, Google revealed that Lens would be rolling out to more Android devices and make an appearance on iOS. Developers without access to a supported phone can use the emulator bundled in the latest Android Studio beta.
"ARCore 1.0 features improved environmental understanding that enables users to place virtual assets on textured surfaces like posters, furniture, toy boxes, books, cans and more", the company said in a February 23 post. That's obviously just a small subset of all of the Android phones out there today, but Google says they did hit their target with that bunch of pushing ARCore onto 100 million phones at launch.
Grenade hurled at USA embassy in Montenegro
Late on Wednesday night, a man threw a hand grenade at the American embassy in the Montenegrin capital, Podgorica . The blast created a crater but caused no other material damage to the embassy property, the statement said.
Clarification: United Nations-Palestinians-Israel story
Haley disagreed, saying the Trump administration was offering "an outstretched hand" to the Palestinian people and their leaders. Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon said Abbas' words and actions made it clear he was "no longer part of the solution".
The Assistant is also getting some upgrades thanks to the addition of routines, which enables users to create a list of stuff for it to do with a single command.
There are already a handful of applications using ARCore, including a portal to FC Barcelona's Camp Nou stadium created by Snapchat, Sotheby's International Realty interior visualization tool, and an app that puts Porsche's Mission E concept auto in users' driveways. Google said more devices will be approved in the coming months. Google thinks the optimized version of Android could add billions more smartphone owners across the world. Let's see if we can get that shored up real quick, shall we? The update will also be available for English-language users in Canada, U.S., U.K., Germany, Australia, France, India, Italy, Spain and Singapore. Google specifically mentions that soon it will be able to identify specific dog breeds in photos, types of flowers, and more.
Shane Lowry hoping for better performance at Honda Classic
He did cash three times in four starts and showed promise (on Bermuda) with 68-74-67 over the final 54 holes in Phoenix for T43. The sheer numbers and the way they moved as one after Tiger hit a shot drove Rory to distraction - and to the medicine cabinet.
Android P will stop apps from spying on your camera, microphone
Thanks to a source code commit , some information on upcoming new security features for Android P may have already been revealed. Android assigns a UID (User ID) to every app that a user installs on their device, and this new feature is based on this only.
Porsche 911 GT3 RS Facelift Unveiled With 520 HP
Compared to the 2018 model, the powerplant cranks out a full 20-horsepower more than the current model. The naturally aspirated Porsche 911 GT3 RS gets more hardcore with the latest set of updates.
Death toll reaches 11 in Monroe County
Symptoms of the flu can include fever, chills, cough, sore throat, runny nose, body aches, headaches and fatigue. The first flu-related death of a child in Houston was confirmed Wednesday by city health department officials.
Albertsons to Buy Remnants of Rite Aid Following Walgreens Deal
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Moto G6 Plus Leaked Render Reveals 5 Color Variants
The Moto G6 Play will be powered by Snapdragon 630 SoC, while the G6 Plus and G6 smartphones will be using the Snapdragon 625 SoC. As you know, all the new smartphones feature dual cameras, the new G6 series phones will also come with a dual cameras.