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Chris Welch / The Verge:
PayPal to discontinue mobile apps for Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Amazon Fire on June 30   —  PayPal is thinning the number of mobile operating systems supported by the company's flagship app down to just two: Android and iOS.  The PayPal mobile apps for Windows Phone, BlackBerry …
May 25, 2016, 7:45 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Google confirms the Nexus Player has been discontinued   —  Google has ceased direct sales of its Nexus Player set-top box.  The hockey puck-shaped device, manufactured by Asus, has been unavailable from major third-party retailers like Best Buy for months.  And after a brief Google Store restock …
May 24, 2016, 7:20 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Vizio P-Series review: great 4K TV but Google Cast-powered approach and Android tablet remote have a learning curve, casting via the SmartCast app can be buggy   —  Vizio's 2016 lineup of 4K HDR TVs aren't actually TVs at all.  Well, they are, but since they don't have tuners built in, the company can't market them as television sets.
May 23, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Satellite TV company Dish gets into the phone repair business, will now make on-site visits to swap your broken iPhone screen or battery   —  Dish, the satellite TV company, will now come repair your broken iPhone  —  Dish is getting into smartphone repairs.
May 3, 2016, 7:45 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
FTC is investigating Venmo over “deceptive or unfair practices”, PayPal's SEC filing shows   —  The FTC is investigating Venmo over ‘deceptive or unfair practices’  —  Venmo, the hugely popular peer-to-peer payments service owned by PayPal, is under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission.
Apr 29, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Report on stalled and struggling Nest says Google is building an Amazon Echo rival   —  Google is reportedly building an Amazon Echo rival  —  Google executives have seen and heard all the positive buzz around Amazon's Echo speaker, and now the company is said to be preparing a similar product for the home.
Mar 24, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Apple's tvOS 9.2 update, coming today, will include Siri voice dictation, app folders, iCloud Photo Library   —  The Apple TV is getting a major update today with Siri dictation and more  —  The latest Apple TV set-top box is getting some new, useful features today as part of Apple's tvOS 9.2 update.
Mar 21, 2016, 2:15 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Apple's new iPhone SE is just as powerful as iPhone 6S and has the same camera   —  The new iPhone SE is powered by an A9 processor — just like the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus that Apple introduced in September.  The powerful internals represent a major leap forward compared to the aging iPhone 5S …
Mar 21, 2016, 1:42 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Sony expects 50 PlayStation VR games by end of 2016, gets Star Wars Battlefront exclusive   —  These are the games coming to Sony's PlayStation VR  —  Today at its GDC virtual reality keynote, Sony revealed which experiences will graduate from tech demos into full-fledged PlayStation VR titles.
Mar 15, 2016, 5:38 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Apple Music for Android now lets you save songs to an SD card   —  Don't ever say Apple isn't willing to play to Android's strengths.  The company has just released an update for Apple Music that lets users store downloaded songs onto SD cards (which means microSD cards for most phones today).
Feb 3, 2016, 11:45 PMIn context

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