Project Latte: How Microsoft wants to integrate Android apps into Windows 10

Windows 10 may soon be able to run mobile apps designed for Android. Update on the technical details that allow this porting.  Microsoft is working on a software solution that would allow app developers to run their Android apps on Windows 10 with little or no code changes. How? 'Or' What ? By packaging them as an MSIX app package format and allowing developers to submit them to the Microsoft Store. The project is codenamed " Latte ," according to Windows Central, which says it will go into production next year. Microsoft had already tried to put Android applications under Windows 10 with the Astoria project, which has since aborted. The Latte project is probably powered by the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). But Microsoft will need to provide its own Android subsystem for Google's OS apps to actually work. Microsoft has announced that the WSL will soon be compatible with GPU acceleration, which should improve the performance of applications runnin

Zimbabwe: Pretoria Portland Cement raises funds for its 32 MW solar power plant

In Zimbabwe, the Pretoria Portland Cement has started to mobilize financial resources for its 32 MW solar power plant project in Collen Bawn. The infrastructure to be built by an independent producer will supply 16 MW to the company and 16 MW to the Zimbabwean power grid.

Zimbabwe: Pretoria Portland Cement raises funds for its 32 MW solar power plant

In Zimbabwe, the Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) is currently raising funds for the construction of its solar power plant. The 32 MW capacity infrastructure will be located in the community of Collen Bawn in Matabeleland South. Its development aims to supply 16 MW to the cement company for its operations and to transfer the remaining 16 MW to the national electricity network.

“We have put several companies in competition and chosen the one that would provide us with the chosen technology. All the papers have already been signed and we are in the process of raising funds for the construction of infrastructure, "said Marvelous Sibanda, Chief Operating Officer of PPC.




Once the financial mobilization is completed, which should be the case in about a month according to the manager, the work can begin. They will last 18 months according to the company's forecasts. Recall that the PPC has planned to build the plant by a developer and buy its production. Payment for electricity will be in local currency.