Top five announcements from Google for India event
Top five announcements from Google for India event
Google Maps gets 'Two-wheeler' mode in India, can suggests road closures and parking status
05 December, 2017, 11:28
Assistant has thus far been limited to iOS and Android devices, and making it available on a feature phone gives Google the ability to reach a much wider audience.
Despite the growing prevalence of smartphones, hundreds of millions of people still use feature phones, which don't run Android, but do feature internet connectivity.
Tech giant Google today unveiled a slew of new solutions, such as Android Oreo Go edition for low-priced smartphones and a bike mode for Maps, aimed at driving Internet adoption across markets, including India. The most important is Android Go, a lightweight edition of Android made for entry-level devices that have little storage and less than 1GB of RAM.
At the Google for India event in Delhi, Google launched a series of new features and initiatives designed for India and the developing world at large. Also, Sengupta revealed during the period of October-November, Google Tez accounted for 70% of transactions on BHIM UPI.
"The Assistant can help make phone calls, text, play music and videos, navigate and search the internet, and access other apps and services", said Google. The Google go app appears to be a Lite version of Google Search but also have more functionalities. "And Tez isn't just being used in India's top metros-in fact, we've seen Tez users from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, from towns in Arunachal Pradesh to the villages of Gujarat". Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphones also come with a version of the Google Play Store that allows people to download any app, while highlighting the apps created to work best on Go edition devices. It has tap-first user interface which helps people explore new ideas, find things to share and guide them around the web.
RBA holds rates amid spending uncertainty RateCity's Sally Tindall can also see a rate hike, and believes it could occur before the end of 2018. The bank expects inflation to pick up gradually as the economy strengthens.
According to Google, India crossed the 400 million internet user mark this year.
There were four non-league sides in the draw, and AFC Fylde will take on Bournemouth if they beat Wigan in a replay. However, the Toffees have won their last two league games to climb into the top half of the table.
It dropped, as 79 investors sold BAC shares while 543 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 99 raised stakes. Bank of America Corporation has 10.47 billion shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 0.53.
Instead, he's done his darndest to stunt the dreams of American workers while tilting the scales for the extremely wealthy". Grassley's comments have been criticized by many, including Progress Iowa, which called on the senator to apologize.
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As well as missing the second Test, which begins in Hamilton on Saturday, Holder has been fined 60 per cent of his match fee. Southee, who replaces George Worker in the squad, missed the first Test following the birth of his first child.
Despite the ruling having been issued more than a year ago, in August of 2016, Ireland has resisted collecting the money. Amazon denied it owed any back tax, saying it did "not receive any special treatment from Luxembourg".
Still, finally being able to meet some of the Rohingya refugees December 1 in Bangladesh was an emotional moment. Pope Francis is welcomed by Cardinal Charles Maung Bo upon his arrival at the airport in Yangon, Myanmar.
However, their relatively high multiples do not necessarily mean their stocks are overpriced and not good buys for the long term. Also, insider Irial Finan sold 354,146 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 24th.
IN are 0-4 when he commits three or more turnovers this year, and two of those instances have come in the last four games. Cousins made a layup to trim Howard's deficit to nine points with 3:28 remaining but the Bison would get no closer.
Nokia 3 to jumpstraight to Android Oreo from Android 7.1.1
As far as specifications are concerned, Nokia 3 comes with 5-inch HD 2.5 D curved displays with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Recently, few images of the Nokia 9 were posted online by a casemaker, suggesting the design of the smartphone.
Truck drivers circle Capitol, honk during protest
They're asking the Trump administration for a delay and for exemptions for drivers with clean safety records. Truckers are limited to 11 hours driving time during a 14-hour period and then 10 hours rest.
Wind Advisory Issued for Lakeshore Counties
Outdoor burning should be postponed as the strong winds could quickly spread any fire, according to forecasters. The colder , windy weather , Parkin said, is expected to stick around for the rest of the week.
Jason and Brittany Aldean Welcome a Son
The country superstar had just started his set when Stephen Paddock, 64, began firing shots from the Mandalay Bay hotel. Aldean's wife, blogger Brittany Kerr, also instagrammed the same photo to announce the birth of their third child.
Ravinia Festival cuts ties with James Levine
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Crews try again to implode Pontiac Silverdome
The stadium also hosted a record crowd of almost 93,000 in September 1987, when a mass was celebrated by Pope John Paul II. The weather for Sunday is looking favorable for demoltion, but if it has to be rescheduled it will be pushed back one week.
Man Utd Confirm Signing Of Man City And Juventus Target
Possessing a similar physique to his fellow countryman Pogba, the midfielder's powerful runs from the centre are deadly. Traore played for 53 minutes and came close to getting a debut goal , with a couple of long-range efforts.