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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Andy Rubin apologizes for email, misconfigured as a group message, sent to Essential customers requesting personal info, like DOB, to which ~70 replied   —  There's a difference between scrappy and sloppy  —  Last night, some customers who had preordered an Essential phone received …
Aug 30, 2017, 8:11 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Essential Phone review: edge-to-edge screen is great, good performance and battery life, but has a mediocre camera, an unproven module system, and no 3.5mm jack   —  An arcane artifact from an unrealized future  —  Even though it was announced less than three months ago at the Code Conference …
Aug 18, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
iOS 11 preview, as its public beta goes live today: complexity added to features without sacrificing simplicity of iOS, but multitasking is still limited   —  As simple as possible, but no simpler  —  iOS 11 is the most ambitious software update from Apple in a very, very long time.
Jun 26, 2017, 4:36 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Microsoft Surface Laptop review: balances power and thinness well, has a beautiful touchscreen, but few apps on Windows 10 S, and Alcantara fabric requires care   —  Windows heir  —  Finally.  It's a word that's famously overused in tech, and it's understandable.
Jun 13, 2017, 4:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
iPad Pro 10.5-inch review: incredible screen and powerful processor, but it's expensive, especially with accessories like the Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil   —  Apple extends its tablet lead, but iOS 11 might end up being a bigger deal  —  A little more than a year after Apple released …
Jun 12, 2017, 7:30 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Andy Rubin's Essential debuts phone with 5.71" edge-to-edge display, Snapdragon 835, dual camera, 3,040mAh battery, no 3.5mm jack; preorders open today for $699   —  Another stab at making phones modular  —  The Essential Phone, brought to us by the person who created Android, is finally ready for the spotlight.
May 30, 2017, 7:15 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung Chromebook Pro will start shipping on May 28, but Android apps on Chrome OS will still be in beta at launch   —  In the future, Android may be updated faster on Chromebooks than on phones  —  The Chromebook Pro was meant to be a grand coming-out party for Android apps running on Chrome OS.
May 20, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
How Google plans to make Assistant ubiquitous in order to challenge Siri and Alexa, both of which have their own strong incumbent advantages   —  Everybody just wants the Star Trek computer.  —  We all know how it works: an ambient AI that's available everywhere, knows nearly everything …
May 17, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google I/O 2017 preview: new capabilities for Assistant and Home, more details about Android O, updates on Daydream and Project Tango, more   —  Google I/O begins on May 17th, 2017 at 10AM PT / 1PM ET with CEO Sundar Pichai taking the stage for the keynote.  Held at the Shoreline Amphitheater …
May 16, 2017, 9:50 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
How Google, Apple, and Microsoft and their operating systems are faring in their fight for the cheap computer market   —  The war for cheap computers is about to begin  —  It feels like a long time since we've had a great big knock-down, drag-out operating system battle.
Apr 17, 2017, 5:45 AMIn context

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