It has found that the Attorneys General from around 48 US states , District Of Columbia and Puerto Rico has formally opened an antitrust probe into Google with assign of growing government scrutiny of technology giants.
Ken Paxton, the Texas Attorney General who is leading the probe said to focus on Google's by embracing all control of online advertising markets and also the search traffic which may lead to anti-competitive behaviour sometimes harms to consumers.
Some other group of Attorney General were also present at the announcement in Washington described those investigation as "preparatory" and they expected it to expand some other cover issues along with data privacy.
Our tech giants which were once express as engines for the economic growth and also it has rapidly increasingly come under fire for allegedly misusing their punch.
But Google also faces accusations where it web search leads consumers to its products and to detriment of opponent.
Congress is separately hold hearing about the growth of monopoly power into the digital market.
FTC(Federal Trade Commission) also announced recent fines against Google's parent , Alphabet as well as Facebook.
As our world is financially gearing up for 5G, meanwhile Huawei Inc. has announced that they started R&D for 6G technology. Even you may know Huawei is one the key players globally with 5G networks which is already live in some countries say for UL, Sweden and South Korea has started work on 5G just as 4G that was rolled out for the first time.
"Company which has invested around $4 billion since 2009 in 5G as the outcome,the company has 5G chipsets, smartphones, routers, some other transport networks and base stations" told by Joe Kelly, Vice President, IMA at Huawei. In the New Open Source Computing Framework launch conference he also added 5G that will co-exist with 4G.
As what they mean the most telecom operator where they run 4G and 5G in parallel and maybe switch off the older 2G networks.Kelly added a statement "5G will be built on top of 4G".
Kelly reminded that Huawei has started it's R&D for 5G since 2009, which is one of the world's first 4G network went to live in Norway. This is the only process where R&D and telecom overlap.
"As per the consumer point of view, whether they are in India or some other parts of the world, a range changes will come with 5G. Autonomous driving become safe but the IoT will become the mainstream, apart from this the HD 8K televison at home will also be enabled by 5G" told by Kelly in press conference.
On 13th Aug 2019, Snap unveiled the new generation of spectacle sunglasses which is used to take 3-D pictures and also to share on it's Snapchat messaging service.
The Spectacles 3 set for release late this year were also described as a limited release and priced around $380 which is more than twice the price of an original version which is available at Southern California company's website.
Today we are happy to introduce the Spectacles 3 which is one of the latest version of Spectacle sunglasses that comes with dual cameras designed to capture the world in 3D. The two HD cameras along with the either side of the frame capture depth along with the dimension were in the way your eyes do and it is the new augmented reality creative tools that helps to enhance your snaps.
As Snapchat hit the young internet users and even having the popular features say for filters and lenses used to playfully or artfully mody the images.Snap already said while pitching the new sunglasses for preorder at spectacles.com
So the ability to augment views of reality, though a special eye-wear or smartphone camera lenses have been a keen area of interest and also on the investment by some tech companies (say for Apple,Google and Microsoft).
The messaging app Snapchat widely popular among young users who has struggled to turn a profit since it's creation around 2011.
The largest social networking company Facebook started adding their names to some screens on Instagram photo sharing platform this week. It is just how uncool Facebook make Instagram and WhatsApp? This exerting more influence over the direction of both the apps just by installing Facebook executives was not enough. Now the social networking giant is going to add Facebook into their names. The Instagram will soon becomes "Instagram from Facebook" & WhatsApp soon becomes "WhatsApp From Facebook".
This moves comes as the world largest social media company faces a greater scrutiny from their regulators around the world for getting more transparency over the data privacy practices.
The new titles will appear in the title for both the apps in the Apple's App store and Google Play. So on your device home screen, the name for each will fortunately remains the same.Though it is very likely that you will see "From Facebook" on the splash screens for both apps.
As it is not immediately visible to users "Instagram from Facebook" can be seen a few clicks which is away at the bottom of the settings page in the Instagram app on some iOS devices.
Mark Zukerberg has already unveiled his grand vision of a connected (end-to-end encrypted) messaging system between Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp.
It has been observed of having been around for nearly five years as of now, the headsets of virtual reality were finding adoption the masses. As you may also find them tucked away in a corner at the neighborhood mall where wearing a head-mounted devices for gaining experience in virtual games.
As per the International Data Corporation also known as (IDC) , the global Augmented Reality (AR) as well as the Virtual Reality (VR) headset market returned to growth within a full year of decline in the first quarter this year but as per the record in global shipments it reaches around 1.3 million - 27.2 percent from the same quarter last year.
The VR headsets were represented as 96.6 percent of the combined AR/VR market during the quarter with strong volumes from those top companies say for Sony, Facebook, HTC, Pico and also some others.
But there has been no doubt that enterprise AR is evolving quickly, most especially in the fields of healthcare, education and some other firms where that can aim to achieve customer experiences.
One of the main reason VR is not booming in the current market due uncomfortable into the customer segment also due to clunky headsets - even early VR adopters were compalined of mental fatigue due to the prolonged use of VR headsets.
As per the report suggest that it has been relatively a young technology but AR shows more promise than VR which basically involves in adding visual elements to the real world - typically through smartphones.
The VR content has been out there is not readily available to customers. As you even know the VR technology might not be able to rule out nausea and many other health related issues you might experiencing.
Consumer interest in fantasy were still in-fantasy which will be in the position of slow and steady traction as many specific use-cases, such as gaming.