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Google Will Begin Phasing Out Support for Chrome Apps in 2020

Published on 01/16/2020 @ 8 AM EST

Google is finally expanding on its earlier announcement of phasing out Chrome Apps and will begin the process starting this year. However, the change will not impact support for Chrome Extensions.

Google’s Project Coral can enable AI without the cloud

Published on 01/14/2020 @ 10 AM EST

As explained to The Verge over email by Google, "Coral is a platform of hardware and software components from Google that help you build devices with local AI — providing hardware acceleration for neural networks ... right on the edge device." To meet customer demands and ideas, Coral will offer two types of products - accelerators and dev boards meant for prototyping new ideas.

Google Launches New Coral Products in 2020

Published on 01/03/2020 @ 8 AM EST

Launched last year, Coral is a platform of hardware components and software tools that make it easy to prototype and scale local AI products. Today, the entire product range has been launched, which includes the Coral Dev Board, USB Accelerator, and PCIe Accelerators available in 36 countries.

Google’s AI Detects Breast Cancer Better Than Experts

Published on 01/02/2020 @ 7 AM EST

After acquiring DeepMind in 2014, the company trained its AI using de-identified data from patients in both the US and the UK. The analysis shows that it can reduce false positives by 5.7 percent and false negatives by 9.4 percent in the US. The developers of the AI system, however, have said that the research is in its early stages as of now and more studies, as well as cooperation with healthcare providers, will be required before the system is ready for widespread use.

Pixel 4A Might Feature a Hole-Punch Display

Published on 12/31/2019 @ 8 AM EST

The new renders published by 91Mobiles show the upcoming Pixel 4A as the first Google phone with a hole-punch display. Other features include a headphone jack and a single rear camera.

YouTube Mobile App Upgraded for Better TV Experience

Published on 12/25/2019 @ 6 AM EST

The latest update entertains voice search on the mobile apps, even when the phone is being used for casting to a TV. Additionally, people can watch videos in HDR when streaming from a PlayStation 4 or Playstation 4 Pro.