Among the highlights at Apple's Worldwide Developer's Conference was the presentation on Monday of a laundry list of enhancements to be found in iOS 6. The 200-plus new features and functions include Facebook integration, a Maps app that has turn-by-turn navigation and a new … [Read more...] about iOS 6: Plenty of New Features but Where’s the Innovation?
iOS 4.2, a software update from Apple, is available for free. Change can stoke conflicted emotions in a computer user. There's the thrill of the new. Then there's the dread of problems that may erupt when the old meets the new. Admittedly, I felt those qualms when I prepared to … [Read more...] about PRODUCT REVIEW iOS 4.2 Pours iPad a Strong, Smooth Shot of New Features
It's not often that Adobe offers the public a free preview of its flagship product, Photoshop, but that's what it's doing with the next version of the photo editing software.Adobe announced Thursday that a beta release of Photoshop CS6 for both PCs and Macs is available from the … [Read more...] about PRODUCT REVIEW Photoshop Beta Pops With New Features, New Look
Crate.io on Tuesday announced an upgrade to its open source CrateDB, and introduced a commercial version. The database now is available as a managed service as well.CrateDB 2.0 features clustering enhancements and SQL improvements. The enterprise edition adds authentication and … [Read more...] about Crate.io Packs New Features, Services Into DB Upgrade
Google on Monday pulled the wraps off the latest version of its Android mobile operating system.Version 8.0 Oreo has a number of improvements over 7.1 Nougat, the previous release of the OS.Google has tweaked Android's notification feature, for instance, so when an app has … [Read more...] about Google Touts Android Oreo’s Tasty New Features