Devworx News Latest News from devworx.in http://www.devworx.in Wed, 27 May 2020 7:12:01 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.devworx.in/wp-content/themes/devtheme/images/logo.png Devworx.in http://www.devworx.in Devworx Snapshot Bringing VR Game Trailers to 2D with Mixed Reality https://devworx.digit.in/apps/bringing-vr-game-trailers-2d-mixed-reality-1107691.html Fantastic Contraption Pioneers Mixed-Reality Virtual Reality Game Trailers Virtual Reality (VR) game trailers require rigorous planning and production, because the job of communicating activity in a 3D world through a 2D video can be challenging. Leading game-trailer producers have turned to mixed reality to showcase a third-person view of the player, shot against a green […] zameer.ansari@9dot9.in(Ashutosh Gupta) Mon, 29 Oct 2018 10:05:02 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/bringing-vr-game-trailers-2d-mixed-reality-1107691.html Tutorial: Character Modeling for 3D Applications https://devworx.digit.in/apps/tutorial-character-modeling-3d-applications-1107561.html Learn about how to create Character Modeling for 3D Applications Introduction Character modeling is the process of creating a character within the 3D space of computer programs. The techniques for character modeling are essential for third – and first – person experiences within film, animation, games, and VR training programs. In this article, I explain […] zameer.ansari@9dot9.in(Ashutosh Gupta) Wed, 03 Oct 2018 12:39:52 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/tutorial-character-modeling-3d-applications-1107561.html WhatsApp will drop BlackBerry OS and Windows Phone support on December 31 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/whatsapp-will-drop-blackberry-os-windows-phone-support-december-31-1104021.html The Facebook-owned app will end support for BlackBerry OS (including BlackBerry 10) and Windows Phone 8.0 (and older) on December 31, 2017. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Fri, 29 Dec 2017 13:39:09 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/whatsapp-will-drop-blackberry-os-windows-phone-support-december-31-1104021.html Thunderbird Will Phase out Legacy Add-Ons, Will Support WebExtensions https://devworx.digit.in/apps/thunderbird-will-phase-legacy-add-ons-will-support-webextensions-1103901.html Mozilla announced last week plans to modernize Thunderbird's codebase, plans that include fixing some "technical debt" by incorporating the recent changes in the Mozilla engine into Thunderbird, adding a new user interface (UI), and phasing out old legacy add-ons that are built on the XUL and XPCOM APIs. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 27 Dec 2017 12:27:03 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/thunderbird-will-phase-legacy-add-ons-will-support-webextensions-1103901.html Chrome’s ad blocker goes live on February 15 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/chromes-ad-blocker-goes-live-february-15-1103841.html The Web's #1 advertising company makes a power play with its own ad blocker. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Mon, 25 Dec 2017 18:00:14 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/chromes-ad-blocker-goes-live-february-15-1103841.html Play Store to require new and updated apps to target recent API levels and distribute native apps with 64-bit support https://devworx.digit.in/apps/play-store-require-new-updated-apps-target-recent-api-levels-distribute-native-apps-64-bit-support-1103581.html While Google is reconsidering the best implementation for the Accessibility Services policy, a separate announcement introduces additional policies intended to help make apps distributed through the Play Store more secure and possibly improve performance. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 20 Dec 2017 10:52:56 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/play-store-require-new-updated-apps-target-recent-api-levels-distribute-native-apps-64-bit-support-1103581.html Twitter launches a new enterprise API to power customer service and chatbots https://devworx.digit.in/apps/twitter-launches-new-enterprise-api-power-customer-service-chatbots-1103541.html Today the company is rolling out something new for developers: an enterprise-level API providing access to real-time activities like tweets, retweets, likes and follows. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 20 Dec 2017 10:43:39 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/twitter-launches-new-enterprise-api-power-customer-service-chatbots-1103541.html Hazelcast Jet 0.5 API unveiled to increases dev productivity https://devworx.digit.in/apps/hazelcast-jet-0-5-api-unveiled-increases-dev-productivity-1103431.html Hazelcast Jet v0.5 has been released with new features such as Pipeline API for processing big data sets and fault tolerance. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:22:24 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/hazelcast-jet-0-5-api-unveiled-increases-dev-productivity-1103431.html Facebook opens AR platform and ‘World Effects’ to all developers https://devworx.digit.in/apps/facebook-opens-ar-platform-world-effects-developers-1103331.html Facebook is trying to close the augmented reality gap with Snapchat with the help of an army of third-party developers. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:12:21 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/facebook-opens-ar-platform-world-effects-developers-1103331.html Apple Final Cut Pro X is ready to edit VR video https://devworx.digit.in/analytics/apple-final-cut-pro-x-ready-edit-vr-video-1103241.html Apple isn't just making the iMac Pro available to order -- it's also updating the creative software you'll likely run on that iMac. A new upgrade to Final Cut Pro X adds support for both newer video technology and some key color editing tools. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:24:10 https://devworx.digit.in/analytics/apple-final-cut-pro-x-ready-edit-vr-video-1103241.html Lightroom CC adds auto settings powered by Adobe Sensei, watermarking support, more https://devworx.digit.in/apps/lightroom-cc-adds-auto-settings-powered-adobe-sensei-watermarking-support-1103031.html The update comes after Adobe significantly overhauled the Lightroom experience earlier this fall, bringing closer integration between the Creative Cloud desktop application and mobile experience. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:39:39 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/lightroom-cc-adds-auto-settings-powered-adobe-sensei-watermarking-support-1103031.html Apple confirms Shazam acquisition; Snap and Spotify also expressed interest https://devworx.digit.in/apps/apple-confirms-shazam-acquisition-snap-spotify-also-expressed-interest-1102941.html It is purchasing the startup — one of earliest players in the world of mobile music — as part of its bigger ambitions in the music business. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:27:58 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/apple-confirms-shazam-acquisition-snap-spotify-also-expressed-interest-1102941.html Google’s Tez payments app will soon handle your utility bills https://devworx.digit.in/apps/googles-tez-payments-app-will-soon-handle-utility-bills-1102621.html At its third annual Google for India event in New Delhi today, the company noted that its Tez payments app is set to cross 12 million active users in the country soon – and that it’s getting some hot new features to make bill payment a breeze. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:35:07 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/googles-tez-payments-app-will-soon-handle-utility-bills-1102621.html Microsoft Edge browser now available for all Android and iOS users https://devworx.digit.in/apps/microsoft-edge-browser-now-available-android-ios-users-1102571.html Microsoft unveiled a beta version of its Edge web browser last month for iOS and Android. Testers had to sign-up to get special access to the new browser, but Microsoft is making both the Android and iOS versions generally available today. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Tue, 05 Dec 2017 19:54:13 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/microsoft-edge-browser-now-available-android-ios-users-1102571.html Amazon adds in-skill purchases to Alexa https://devworx.digit.in/apps/amazon-adds-skill-purchases-alexa-1102141.html The feature takes a similar form in the voice assistant. Participating skills offer up a certain amount of free content, in order to hook users in to a one-time payment to unlock more stuff. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:19:11 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/amazon-adds-skill-purchases-alexa-1102141.html Google Finance gets redesigned, finally dumps Adobe Flash https://devworx.digit.in/apps/google-finance-gets-redesigned-finally-dumps-adobe-flash-1102041.html Google Finance now lives as a tab in Search, and some features are going away. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 29 Nov 2017 19:46:44 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/google-finance-gets-redesigned-finally-dumps-adobe-flash-1102041.html FACEBOOK may soon ask you to upload a photo of yourself to prove you’re not a bot. https://devworx.digit.in/apps/facebook-may-soon-ask-upload-photo-prove-youre-not-bot-1101981.html The company is using a new kind of captcha to verify whether a user is a real person. According to a screenshot of the identity test shared on Twitter on Tuesday and verified by Facebook, the prompt says: “Please upload a photo of yourself that clearly shows your face. We’ll check it and then permanently […] nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 29 Nov 2017 19:39:24 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/facebook-may-soon-ask-upload-photo-prove-youre-not-bot-1101981.html Github has today released Teletype which can help code collaboratively in real time https://devworx.digit.in/apps/github-today-released-teletype-can-help-code-collaboratively-real-time-1101591.html Now social coding is easier than ever with Teletype for Atom—a new way to dive right into code with remote collaborators. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:07:54 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/github-today-released-teletype-can-help-code-collaboratively-real-time-1101591.html Firefox Quantum arrives with faster browser engine, major visual overhaul, and Google as default search engine https://devworx.digit.in/apps/firefox-quantum-arrives-faster-browser-engine-major-visual-overhaul-google-default-search-engine-1101091.html The new version, which Mozilla calls “by far the biggest update since Firefox 1.0 in 2004,” brings massive performance improvements and a visual redesign. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Tue, 14 Nov 2017 21:22:17 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/firefox-quantum-arrives-faster-browser-engine-major-visual-overhaul-google-default-search-engine-1101091.html Keras and the Dataset API graduate in TensorFlow 1.4 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/keras-dataset-api-graduate-tensorflow-1-4-1100941.html Keras is a machine learning framework written in Python which aims to minimise the time between ideas and working implementations. It consists of two high-level APIs: Keras Sequential, and Keras Functional. nisheethbhakuni@gmail.com(Nisheeth Bhakuni) Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:05:13 https://devworx.digit.in/apps/keras-dataset-api-graduate-tensorflow-1-4-1100941.html