Huawei Mate 30 Pro, hands on: Superb hardware, but Google services are sorely missed Review

Huawei’s lock-out from Google Mobile Services is now embedded into its current and upcoming range of handsets. For a company that’s become a smartphone leader in Europe and the US in recent times, the absence of Google applications like Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps and the Play Store on its phones is a serious disadvantage. Still, Huawei remains undaunted, and is launching handsets in the UK equipped instead with Huawei Mobile Services. We will shortly have an evaluation of the new flagship Huawei P40 Pro, but for now, how does the £899.99 (inc. VAT) Mate 30 Pro stand up?

It’s worth

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Splice Machine 3.0 integrates machine learning capabilities, database

Databases have long been used for transactional and analytics use cases, but they also have practical utility to help enable machine learning capabilities. After all, machine learning is all about deriving insights from data, which is often stored inside a database.

San Francisco-based database vendor Splice Machine is taking an integrated approach to enabling machine learning with its eponymous database. Splice Machine is a distributed SQL relational database management system that includes machine learning capabilities as part of the overall platform.

Splice Machine 3.0 became generally available on March 3, bringing with it updated machine learning capabilities. It also has

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