Did not have time to follow the news yesterday? Here’s what stood out on Thursday, December 3: Google Maps adds a news feed specific to your neighborhood, Bouygues Telecom and Gamestream have launched a French 5G cloud gaming service and the MKBHD photo competition has delivered amazing results. To not miss any news, consider subscribing to the Frandroid newsletter.
Google Maps strengthens the social aspect of its service
In recent years, Google Maps has been slowly but surely trying to transform itself into a social network according to the new features offered. The latest one confirms its ambitions in this area more and more, since the service of the American group has added a news feed to discover the latest publications in your neighborhood.
Pleio, the French cloud gaming launched by Bouygues Telecom and Gamestream
Gamestream, a cloud solution reserved for businesses, has partnered with operator Bouygues Telecom to launch a consumer cloud gaming offer under the name of Pleio. A condition sine qua non must however be respected to benefit from it: be subscribed to a 5G package from Bouygues Telecom. Pleio is finally based on a subscription of 9.99 euros per month without commitment.
Smartphone photo contest: MKBHD publishes amazing results
The most famous Tech Youtuber, in the person of MKHBD, has published the results of his blind test photo from sixteen different smartphones. And the least we can say is that the winner chosen by his community surprises: the Asus Zenfone 7 Pro in this case. But beware of hasty conclusions: here we explain why this phone should not be considered the best camera phone of 2020.