May 1st, 2017
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You would think that everyone would have been grateful now that there was no need to install the company’s … Read the rest
Designed on a low center of gravity makes it stable. The extended hooks keep the phone in safety, and rubber cushions protect the phone from scratches and sliding. Suitable height, perfect angle of view when using Facetime and YouTube, makes it so easy to read message and emails. Compatible with iPhone and Android phones even when they have an added case. The doc averages 4.8 out of 5 stars from over 4,500 reviewers on Amazon (86% rate a full 5 … Read the rest
Weighing in at just over a pound, the AUKEY Sountank is the ideal lightweight, water resistant companion speaker for your all your adventures. The dual 5 watt speaker drivers are powered by a 2600mAh rechargeable battery delivering up to 30 continuous hours of wireless audio. Utilizing the latest in Bluetooth audio with A2DP, improved connection stability, faster pairing, lower latency, and lower power consumption from connected devices when wirelessly streaming audio across distances up to 33ft. This speaker has a … Read the rest
Bring your phone and use it when you go swimming in the summer or skiing in the winter. This waterproof bag (3-pack), currently discounted by 35% on Amazon from $19.99 down to just $12.99. Great for using during outdoor activities including boating and swimming. It’s flexible clear waterproof bag allows you to use your smartphone while keeping it safe and secure in the bag. They are IPX8 Certificated: Fully submersible and waterproof, it is designed for extreme condition. For … Read the rest
Cloud-based Sauce Labs offers testing services for Android and iOS devices, as well as web apps, with users able to access simulators, emulators, and real devices. Native, hybrid, and mobile web tests can be performed. The company’s testing cloud offers more than 800 platform, OS, and browser combinations. Developers can also perform testing on a private real-device cloud. “We really simulate what it would be like to be a user and actually click through and enter information into the app” … Read the rest
Employers who once focused on finding software development talent from top universities are now hiring developers who learned the trade from coding bootcamps, junior colleges, and online resources, technical recruiter HackerRank says.
Citing an ongoing developer talent shortage that needs addressing, HackerRank sees technology democratizing how developers acquire skills. “It’s more important than ever to realize that CS (computer science) degrees are not the only way to become a great developer,” says Vivek Ravisankar, HackerRank co-founder & CEO. “That said, … Read the rest
Android’s mobile application build system will natively support Java 8 features going forward, with Google deprecating the Jack toolchain.
Jack has served as a toolchain to compile Java source code into Android dex byte code, with Java providing the basis of Android development. But now, Google wants to support Java 8 features directly in the current
dx set of tools.
Existing tools and plugins dependent on the Java class file format still should work, said Google Product Manager … Read the rest
The MagGrip Vent Car Mount is a sturdy, cradle-less device holding system focused on simplicity. Pop it onto your car’s air vent, and magnets do all the work. Currently a 2-pack is discounted significantly to just $8 on Amazon, where the product averages 4.5 out of 5 stars from over 7,000 people. See this deal now on Amazon.
This story, “83% off TechMatte Air Vent Magnetic Universal Car Mount for Smartphones, 2 Pack – Deal Alert” was originally published … Read the rest
Gradle, the build system of choice for Android mobile development, has been upgraded with better support for building Java applications.
Gradle 3.4 offers fast incremental results and “the end of dreaded compile classpath leakage,” said Cedric Champeau, a software engineer who has worked on developing the tool. Changes in the upgrade can dramatically improve build times, he said.
Classpath leakage refers to elements on the classpath of a library required for compiling sources leaking to the classpath of dependent … Read the rest
This extremely soft, high-quality 6×7 microfiber cloth from MagicFiber absorbs and safely removes dust, oil smudges, fingerprints, and dirt from eyeglasses, camera lenses, computer screens, televisions, and other delicate surfaces without any harsh chemicals. It’s machine or hand washable, and is built to last. The cloths are highly rated on Amazon, where it currently averages 4.8 out of 5 stars from over 8,300 people (90% rate 5 stars: read recent reviews). Its typical list price of $29.99 has been … Read the rest