Did not have time to follow the news yesterday? Here is what stood out on Monday February 8: Xiaomi launched its Mi 11 with a bang, Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge are betting on QR Codes, Intel fears Apple with its M1. To not miss any news, consider subscribing to the Frandroid newsletter.
Xiaomi formalizes the arrival of the Mi 11 in France
It was the event of the day: the launch of the Xiaomi Mi 11 in France and elsewhere in the world. The Chinese firm formalized its arrival at a conference. We already knew a lot about this one, presented last December in China. It has the Snapdragon 888 processor or a 108 Mp photo sensor among its strengths. But it remains to discover the price for France where it is announced in a few days. Answer in a few days.
Xiaomi also presented a Mi 11 “Special Edition”, a 75-inch Qled 4K TV and an electric scooter designed with the F1 Mercedes-AMG Petronas team.
Google Chrome and Edge: a QR Code generator now integrated
Google Chrome will integrate a very practical function in its next update: a QR Code generator in a few clicks to share the link to a web page. Microsoft Edge is expected to do the same soon.
Intel fears Apple’s M1 chip
The successful launch of the first 100% Apple MacBooks may revolutionize the industry. Intel intends to show its muscles, by choosing its fights. But the firm has admitted that the tour de force of the brand at the apple and the turn made in 2020 for its Macs had something to impress. Even so scary the communication around the novelty has been powerful.
The video of the day
We explain how to scan documents using your smartphone. Do not hesitate to tell us in the comments if this kind of tutorial interests you and to give us your tips.