If Android is so popular, why are so many apps still released for iOS first? | apps

Android is big. Really great. According to research firm Gartner, 79% of all smartphones sold between April and June this year were running Android: 177.9 million compared to Apple’s 31.9 million iPhones. Another research firm, IDC, estimates that 62.6% of the tablets shipped to retailers between April and June were running Android: 28.2 million versus …

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Distro Delights, New Release Mania, Forking KDE, Windows in a Bottle

Linux provides user options for a variety of desktop environments, making it a richer computing platform compared to macOS and Microsoft Windows. This feature is introduced with the releases and updates of this month’s distributions. Check out a new option for integrating Windows games and business software into whatever form of Linux you’re using. Spin …

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Natural Beauty: When she arrived for the Armageddon Time screening at the Palais des Festival, award-winning movie star Anne, 39, was turning heads in her gorgeous outfit.

Anne Hathaway is among the stars who arrive for the screening of Armageddon Time at the Cannes Film Festival

Anne Hathaway, Julia Roberts and Alessandra Ambrosio topped the glam Thursday night as they attended the third day of the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival. Arriving for the Armageddon Time screening at the Palais des Festival, award-winning movie star Anne, 39, dazzled in a highly sophisticated white ensemble, which included a headband, arm details that …

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Pebble founder: It’s your ‘last chance’ to make a mini Android phone

Eric Mijkowski, who founded and runs the Pebble smartwatch company and is working on a chat app that will bring iMessage to Android, has a new mission: get someone, anyone, to make an Android phone that you can use in one hand. Wants, he put it in an interview with the edge“unifying” a community of …

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Bitcoin’s near-term outlook looks bleak as Treasury yields and Japanese yen point to a US recession

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing on the Financial Stability Oversight Board’s annual report, Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Capitol Hill, Washington. (Graeme Jennings/Pool photo via AP) News agency Investors looking for clues as to whether Bitcoin’s recovery from last week’s 17-month lows is long-term may want to …

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Apple Seeds First Public Betas of iOS 15.6 and iPadOS 15.6

Apple today provided the first public with upcoming iOS 15.6 and iPadOS 15.6 updates to developers for testing purposes, with the new software coming one day after the first beta release. The iOS and iPadOS 15.5 beta can be downloaded over the air after installing the appropriate profile from Apple’s public beta testing website on …

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FTX US Launches Zero-Commission Equities Trading Platform

FTX US Launches Commission-Free Stock Trading Platform – Bitcoin News

FTX US announced Thursday that the company has launched a stock trading platform called FTX Stocks that will give US-based customers the ability to buy stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The launch is currently in private beta for select US customers and shares can be purchased using crypto-backed stablecoins. FTX US Launches Demo Stock Trading …

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