|By Business Wire||
|July 18, 2014 11:38 PM EDT||
A ZTE, uma das principais fabricantes de telefones celulares do mundo, anunciou hoje um dos primeiros smartphones pré-carregados com Google Now Launcher entre os dispositivos no mundo todo que não fazem parte da linha de produtos Nexus e nem da Google Play Experience para oferecer uma experiência aprimorada aos usuários além de maior valor agregado. O smartphone ZTE Blade Vec 4G com Google Now Launcher incorpora o processador Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 e aprofunda ainda mais o forte relacionamento da ZTE com a Google e com a Qualcomm Technologies na expansão do mercado de LTE.
A ZTE trabalhou em estreita colaboração com a Google para fazer o pré-carregamento do Google Now Launcher em vários dispositivos ZTE. O smartphone Blade Vec 4G da ZTE com processadores Android 4.4 e Snapdragon 400 com LTE multimodo integrado 3G/4G LTE foi projetado para oferecer uma melhor experiência ao usuário, a qual é apoiada por três modos (4G LTE-FDD, 3G UMGS /TD-SCDMA) e 9 bandas de frequência de rádio.
O smartphone ZTE Blade Vec 4G, juntamente com outro dispositivo premium ZTE, será oficialmente apresentado em uma coletiva de imprensa da ZTE que será realizada em Hong Kong no dia 24 de julho de 2014. A ZTE lançou o Blade Vec 4G e outros dispositivos premium na Europa e na China, e agora, os disponibilizará em Hong Kong com benefícios adicionais do Google Now Launcher pré-carregado nos dispositivos.
A ZTE planeja pré-carregar o Google Now Launcher em todos os smartphones Android 4.4 e modelos superiores que tenham o Google Mobile Services e o Google Play ativados. O fato de termos o Google Now Launcher pré-carregado no ZTE Blade Vec 4G, transforma o novo dispositivo na primeira solução de controle sistêmico de voz de terminal no setor. Zeng Xuezhong, Diretor-Presidente (CEO) da ZTE Mobile Devices, e Vice-Presidente Executivo da ZTE Corporation, comentou: "O forte relacionamento da ZTE com a Google e com a Qualcomm Technologies está alinhado ao nosso foco no desenvolvimento de dispositivos premium a preços acessíveis que tenham uma rica função de controle de voz, assim como soluções multimídia. A ZTE continua a ultrapassar as fronteiras e traz para os seus clientes a mais recente experiência que a tecnologia móvel pode oferecer."
No Smartphone Blade Vec 4G da ZTE, o Google Now Launcher vem gratuito com a função de controle e reconhecimento de voz dos emblemáticos dispositivos da ZTE. O smartphone Blade Vec 4G da ZTE apresenta de modo marcante as funcionalidades de comando de voz, inclusive de desbloqueio de telefone, discagem/atendimento de chamadas, reprodução de música, controles de navegação, comando para tirar fotos, etc.
Interface de usuário visualmente atraente
A interface de usuário (sigla em inglês, UI) do Google Now Launcher permite aos usuários adicionar quantas telas iniciais que quiserem, e os ajuda a chegar rapidamente aos seus aplicativos favoritos. Outra característica é o método para o usuário adicionar widgets. Para personalizar e embelezar um smartphone, o usuário pode selecionar quaisquer imagens armazenadas no dispositivo ou na nuvem ou ajustar a posição da imagem e pré-visualizá-la antes de salvar.
Acesso rápido e fácil ao Google Now
O Google Now oferece aos usuários as informações certas no momento exato. Por exemplo, se você tiver reservado um voo em uma companhia aérea selecionada, o Google Now pode lhe dar o seu cartão de embarque ou informar se o voo está atrasado.
Aparelho no modo viva-voz com uma palavra-chave
Ok Google permite que o comando de voz para o modo viva-voz seja acionado apenas dizendo "Ok Google" no modo standby. Diga ao telefone o que fazer, não apenas se limitando a uma pergunta de pesquisa, envie o texto de uma mensagem, obtenha direções ou reproduza uma música, e até mesmo crie lembretes e alarmes, e abra apps. Google Now Launcher suporta diversos idiomas, sem a necessidade de pré-configurar o idioma no telefone. Google Now Launcher oferece aos usuários uma interface simples e clara e mantém o Google Now e a pesquisa acessíveis a apenas um toque de distância.
- Interface de usuário visualmente atraente.
- Acesso rápido e fácil ao Google Now.
- Rápido e ágil.
- Uso da palavra-chave “Ok Google” para abrir e acessar rapidamente o Google Search.
Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with the 19th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world and ThingsExpo Silicon Valley Call for Papers is now open.
Jun. 24, 2016 04:15 PM EDT Reads: 1,040
Machine Learning helps make complex systems more efficient. By applying advanced Machine Learning techniques such as Cognitive Fingerprinting, wind project operators can utilize these tools to learn from collected data, detect regular patterns, and optimize their own operations. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Stuart Gillen, Director of Business Development at SparkCognition, discussed how research has demonstrated the value of Machine Learning in delivering next generation analytics to imp...
Jun. 24, 2016 02:15 PM EDT Reads: 313
SYS-CON Events announced today that ReadyTalk, a leading provider of online conferencing and webinar services, has been named Vendor Presentation Sponsor at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. ReadyTalk delivers audio and web conferencing services that inspire collaboration and enable the Future of Work for today’s increasingly digital and mobile workforce. By combining intuitive, innovative tec...
Jun. 24, 2016 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,280
Amazon has gradually rolled out parts of its IoT offerings, but these are just the tip of the iceberg. In addition to optimizing their backend AWS offerings, Amazon is laying the ground work to be a major force in IoT - especially in the connected home and office. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Kocher, founder and managing director of Grey Heron, explained how Amazon is extending its reach to become a major force in IoT by building on its dominant cloud IoT platform, its Dash Button strat...
Jun. 24, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,525
Connected devices and the industrial internet are growing exponentially every year with Cisco expecting 50 billion devices to be in operation by 2020. In this period of growth, location-based insights are becoming invaluable to many businesses as they adopt new connected technologies. Knowing when and where these devices connect from is critical for a number of scenarios in supply chain management, disaster management, emergency response, M2M, location marketing and more. In his session at @Th...
Jun. 24, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Reads: 685
The cloud market growth today is largely in public clouds. While there is a lot of spend in IT departments in virtualization, these aren’t yet translating into a true “cloud” experience within the enterprise. What is stopping the growth of the “private cloud” market? In his general session at 18th Cloud Expo, Nara Rajagopalan, CEO of Accelerite, explored the challenges in deploying, managing, and getting adoption for a private cloud within an enterprise. What are the key differences between wh...
Jun. 24, 2016 11:15 AM EDT Reads: 559
It is one thing to build single industrial IoT applications, but what will it take to build the Smart Cities and truly society changing applications of the future? The technology won’t be the problem, it will be the number of parties that need to work together and be aligned in their motivation to succeed. In his Day 2 Keynote at @ThingsExpo, Henrik Kenani Dahlgren, Portfolio Marketing Manager at Ericsson, discussed how to plan to cooperate, partner, and form lasting all-star teams to change t...
Jun. 24, 2016 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 913
In his keynote at 18th Cloud Expo, Andrew Keys, Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise, provided an overview of the evolution of the Internet and the Database and the future of their combination – the Blockchain. Andrew Keys is Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise. He comes to ConsenSys Enterprise with capital markets, technology and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, he worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for the creation and distribution of life sett...
Jun. 24, 2016 10:30 AM EDT Reads: 832
19th Cloud Expo, taking place November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy. Meanwhile, 94% of enterpri...
Jun. 24, 2016 09:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,136
SYS-CON Events announced today that Bsquare has been named “Silver Sponsor” of SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. For more than two decades, Bsquare has helped its customers extract business value from a broad array of physical assets by making them intelligent, connecting them, and using the data they generate to optimize business processes.
Jun. 24, 2016 09:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,089
There are several IoTs: the Industrial Internet, Consumer Wearables, Wearables and Healthcare, Supply Chains, and the movement toward Smart Grids, Cities, Regions, and Nations. There are competing communications standards every step of the way, a bewildering array of sensors and devices, and an entire world of competing data analytics platforms. To some this appears to be chaos. In this power panel at @ThingsExpo, moderated by Conference Chair Roger Strukhoff, Bradley Holt, Developer Advocate a...
Jun. 24, 2016 09:30 AM EDT Reads: 558
There is little doubt that Big Data solutions will have an increasing role in the Enterprise IT mainstream over time. Big Data at Cloud Expo - to be held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA - has announced its Call for Papers is open. Cloud computing is being adopted in one form or another by 94% of enterprises today. Tens of billions of new devices are being connected to The Internet of Things. And Big Data is driving this bus. An exponential increase is...
Jun. 24, 2016 08:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,183
Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, is co-located with 19th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the most profound change in personal and enterprise IT since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago. All major researchers estimate there will be tens of billions devices - comp...
Jun. 24, 2016 08:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,088
A strange thing is happening along the way to the Internet of Things, namely far too many devices to work with and manage. It has become clear that we'll need much higher efficiency user experiences that can allow us to more easily and scalably work with the thousands of devices that will soon be in each of our lives. Enter the conversational interface revolution, combining bots we can literally talk with, gesture to, and even direct with our thoughts, with embedded artificial intelligence, wh...
Jun. 24, 2016 08:30 AM EDT Reads: 749
Cloud computing is being adopted in one form or another by 94% of enterprises today. Tens of billions of new devices are being connected to The Internet of Things. And Big Data is driving this bus. An exponential increase is expected in the amount of information being processed, managed, analyzed, and acted upon by enterprise IT. This amazing is not part of some distant future - it is happening today. One report shows a 650% increase in enterprise data by 2020. Other estimates are even higher....
Jun. 24, 2016 08:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,166
Cognitive Computing is becoming the foundation for a new generation of solutions that have the potential to transform business. Unlike traditional approaches to building solutions, a cognitive computing approach allows the data to help determine the way applications are designed. This contrasts with conventional software development that begins with defining logic based on the current way a business operates. In her session at 18th Cloud Expo, Judith S. Hurwitz, President and CEO of Hurwitz & ...
Jun. 24, 2016 08:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,389
In his general session at 18th Cloud Expo, Lee Atchison, Principal Cloud Architect and Advocate at New Relic, discussed cloud as a ‘better data center’ and how it adds new capacity (faster) and improves application availability (redundancy). The cloud is a ‘Dynamic Tool for Dynamic Apps’ and resource allocation is an integral part of your application architecture, so use only the resources you need and allocate /de-allocate resources on the fly.
Jun. 24, 2016 07:30 AM EDT Reads: 940
The 19th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Digital Transformation, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportuni...
Jun. 24, 2016 07:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,136
industrial company for a multi-year contract initially valued at over $4.0 million. In addition to DataV software, Bsquare will also provide comprehensive systems integration, support and maintenance services. DataV leverages advanced data analytics, predictive reasoning, data-driven diagnostics, and automated orchestration of remediation actions in order to improve asset uptime while reducing service and warranty costs.
Jun. 22, 2016 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,328
Vidyo, Inc., has joined the Alliance for Open Media. The Alliance for Open Media is a non-profit organization working to define and develop media technologies that address the need for an open standard for video compression and delivery over the web. As a member of the Alliance, Vidyo will collaborate with industry leaders in pursuit of an open and royalty-free AOMedia Video codec, AV1. Vidyo’s contributions to the organization will bring to bear its long history of expertise in codec technolo...
Jun. 19, 2016 12:45 PM EDT Reads: 1,217