Why suggesting that Microsoft buy Docker is crazy talk

Earlier this month I argued that Microsoft should acquire Docker. After all, my reasoning went, Docker needs help in monetizing its hugely popular container runtime, while Microsoft needs a foil to Kubernetes, which is rapidly gaining the upper hand among developers as the orchestration tool of choice in managing Docker containers at scale.

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The creator of Android explains how his new phone can take on Apple and Samsung

Google is going public with its internal startup incubator, Area 120.
Area 120, which is named after Google’s famous “20%” rule that lets employees spend part of their week working on personal projects, is designed to let Googlers turn ideas into experimental products. Google launched a new…

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Learn how to develop apps for Android Oreo

Want to be a cutting edge app developer? Then you need The Android O and Java Developer Mastery Course, offered to Android Community readers for a mere fraction of its regular $200 retail price. The newest version of Android will drop fairly soon. Likely to be known as Oreo, it will offer a wide range of new features for developers to exploit that will allow for better, more streamlined apps.

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Scan Documents on Your Phone with CamScanner for Android

The growth of smartphone photography has given rise to an unexpected consequence. We now use our cameras not just for preserving life’s most treasured moments

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Whether its documenting…

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Apple And Augmented Reality: Where’s The Money?

Augmented reality will be a critical technology. Apple just released a developers tool ARKit. We examine how will this will drive revenue. Investors need to think about the future of Apple (AAPL). Since we see no surety for any new super hardware products coming down the pike, we need to look to the current product line for growth, or at very least to maintain its current cash generating position.

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Mysterious stealth gaming startup Wonder announces $14 million in funding

Ah another day, another stealth mobile gaming startup getting funded by Shakira. The LA-based Wonder is building what it claims to be a new breed gaming hardware in secret, but seems to have been gesturing loudly about just how secret it is. Today, the startup announced that it has closed a Series A round of funding led by Grishin Robotics and TCL Communication Holdings Ltd.; Wonder announced they had raised an undisclosed amount of see funding in July of last year, but we now know that they have raised about $14 million in funding to date.

Link: Mysterious stealth gaming startup Wonder announces $14 million in funding
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Apps News: Distraction-Eliminating News Apps

This real-time media browser helps you stay informed while also avoiding distractions caused by social media and intrusive advertising. Based in Florida, startup Relevnt is described by TechCrunch as a “publisher-centric news app.” For individual use and … Here are six fantastic apps that were developed to make your life as a writer …

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