Google tips AI co-processor and IoT framework for Linux and Android Things gateways

Google unveiled a stripped-down “Edge TPU” version of its Tensor Processing Unit AI chip plus a Cloud IoT Edge stack for Arm-based IoT gateways that run Linux or Android Things. An NXP-based dev kit is due in October.Google announced a lightweight, embedded version of its enterprise focused Cloud Tensor Processing …

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The VLC app for Android can no longer be downloaded on Huawei devices

VLC is a widely popular app for playing local music and video files on Android handsets. Huawei smartphones kill almost every background process, which means VLC can’t play music unless it’s kept open. VLC has blacklisted all modern Huawei devices from downloading its app from the Play Store, but customers …

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