OpenHarmony Educational Resource Package launched by OpenAtom Foundation
The OpenAtom Foundation is the only foundation with the theme of open source and the business scope includes fundraising, publicity, education, and training, open-source ecosystem construction, and other open-source-related activities.
Last September, Huawei announced at the HDC 2020 conference that it would donate OpenHarmony to the OpenAtom Foundation. OpenHarmony is the official open-source project of the HarmonyOS operating system.
According to the information, the OpenHarmony Education Resource package owned by OpenAtom Foundation’s Educational Technology platform “OpenAtom Education” and co-sponsored by the OpenHarmony project group working committee was officially launched on the Gitee (Code Cloud) platform in May 2021.
It is based on the principle of “equal joint construction and voluntary sharing” and aims to provide a flexible assisting environment for the development of education and training content of the OpenAtom OpenHarmony project.
So, the open education contributors participating in the project can organize, create, share, and discuss educational resources related to the project with other people in the network, collaborate with group members, contribute documents, code resources, and upload resources for sharing.
The OpenHarmony Education Resource Warehouse provides free access and has a collection of open-licensed training courses, technical manuals, solutions, successful cases, and more.
It provides strong support for teaching, independent learning, development, research, and other activities related to the OpenHarmony project. As of now, it covers many sections related to the OpenHarmony project that includes:
- OpenHarmonyAPP development, learning, and growth source code system
- OpenHarmony Third-Party Component Development Guide
- OpenHarmony application development foundation
- OpenHarmony hardware development foundation
- OpenHarmony component library application practice and advanced
- OpenHarmony University Experiment Manual
- OpenHarmony device development series of tutorials
- One-stop training course for IoT HarmonyOS HiSpark Kit
- Peking University Spring 2021 Open Source Software Course
- Tsinghua 2021 Spring Operating System Course
- Youth Open Source HarmonyOS Course
- OpenHarmonyApp Development_From Mengxin to Master
- OpenHarmonyApp development_2048 game presentation
- OpenHarmony kernel Liteos-a porting
For more information, OpenHarmony Open Education Resource Warehouse is one of the top four resource warehouses of the Open Atom Education Gitee platform. This platform is the theoretical basis of open source education, open-source training courses, and the Open Atom MVP laboratory.
Huawei AITO M5 and M5 EV will get HarmonyOS 3
During the Huawei P60 series launch event, Huawei Smart Car Business Cheif, Yu Chengdong announced that all AITO smart car models will get HarmonyOS 3.0 operating system by the end of this month.
HarmonyOS 3 for these AITO M5 cars will bring new features including a super home screen and smart car search. The net recommendation score of Huawei M5 car owners is 86.4%
Huawei also announced that the M5 and M5 EV high-end autonomous driving versions will launch in April, which won’t need high-precision maps. Yu Chengdong said that Huawei should be far ahead in the field of the smart cockpit and smart driving.
HarmonyOS 3.1 launched with brand new lock screen
Today, Huawei launched HarmonyOS 3.1 and Huawei P60 series is the first smartphone to pack this new HarmonyOS operating system with a brand lock screen feature.
Yes, HarmonyOS 3.1 allows users to customize the lock screen with new options and always-on-display features. This version supports 3D dynamic weather widgets, which enable you to easily obtain time, weather, date, notifications, and other information with AOD.
This new HarmonyOS software also has a new software user experience designed for Huawei devices and it also supports new camera optimizations.
HarmonyOS 3.1 launched with an improved security and privacy system. It provides users with full lifecycle security control for background pop-up windows, hidden applications, background task execution, and more.
According to Huawei, the HarmonyOS operating system deleted over 3.6 million malicious applications and 200 million malicious attacks every day. This is a step to ensure that the smartphone remains safe in all conditions.
Additionally, HarmonyOS 3.1 lets you enjoy amazing animations that weren’t part of HarmonyOS 3.0. The addition of these new features takes the entire user experience to the next level. Also, there are minor tweaks that are always ready to be explored.
Aside form Huawei P60 series, Huawei will also roll out this upgrade for more users very soon.
HarmonyOS 3.1: Here’s what you can expect
A new HarmonyOS version will launch with the Huawei P60 series on March 23. And here’s everything you can expect from this upcoming HarmonyOS 3.1 software and its specialties.
Aside from the new technological advancements, the Huawei P60 series will bring powerful camera capabilities to take amazing photographs on the go. However, a better hardware experience is connected to the software. That’s why, users can take benefit from HarmonyOS 3.1 in various ways.
You can expect HarmonyOS 3.1 to come with major improvements and bug fixes for the entire HarmonyOS operating system. This new version has eye-catching animations with added fluidity and physics-based response.
The new animations reflect all around the UI and UX. That’s why the difference between HarmonyOS 3.0 and 3.1 will be visible to all of the users.
HarmonyOS 3.1 brings an optimized control panel and it has new app shortcuts in case you need to jump on a certain app. The task execution between apps and the launch speed are also enhanced to provide fast feedback.
Other than these, Huawei is providing a developer-friendly environment, which allows them to deploy fast HarmonyOS 3.1 applications. For now, Huawei has not announced a rollout date for old devices but it could happen next month.
Moving ahead, we could expect Huawei to bring exclusive dynamic island notifications functionality for center-hole punch devices including the Huawei P60 Pro and Art variants.
Ahead of the HarmonyOS 4, this new upgrade will satisfy the consumer demand for a new change in the entire ecosystem.