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Heard of Opera Neon browser? Not yet? Here it is.

Opera has come up with a rather “unique” Web browser called, ‘Neon’. It’s transparent & comes with a unconventional address bar.

 


Ex-Android founder all set to launch company – News

Andy Rubin, creator of the Android operating system, is preparing to take on a new role. According to reports, Rubin was about to announce a company called ‘Essential’, where he would serve as the CEO.

Reports: CNET, Tech2


Tencent’s challenge to Apple App Store – News

On the 10th anniversary of the launch of Apple’s iPhone, WeChat’s parent company Tencent Holdings launched a suite of Cloud-based smartphone apps called ‘ Mini Program’.

Reports: TechCrunch, Asia Times, Financial Times


Nokia launches Android phone

Nokia has announced the Android 7.0 Nougat-based Nokia 6, thrilling many Nokia lovers.

Reports: CNET, Gizmodo Australia, iTech Post, The Borneo Post