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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google announces Google Home, an always-listening small speaker to compete with Amazon Echo, coming out later this year, price unknown   —  For the past year and a half, the tech world has been recovering from Amazon's surprise announcement of the Echo.  Now, Google is finally doing what everybody wanted it to do: release a competitor.
May 18, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Triby review: kitchen bluetooth speaker with Alexa integration and an e-ink screen is neat, flawed, and hard to recommend at $199   —  Triby Review: Alexa on your fridge  —  The elevator pitch for the Triby is actually a kitchen pitch.  1. Take everything you like about the Amazon Echo speaker …
May 1, 2016, 4:30 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Report says HTC is building two Nexus phones, separate report says they have codenames Marlin and Sailfish   —  The Android rumor mill has decided: HTC will make the next Nexus phones  —  If you've been paying attention to Android rumors for the past month or so, you know that at this point it's …
Apr 28, 2016, 7:25 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
USB-IF announces new USB Type-C authentication spec so devices can verify certification status of accessories to avoid damage from rogue cables   —  A software fix for dangerous USB-C cables is coming  —  Now that it's becoming clear to everybody that it's distressingly easy to accidentally buy …
Apr 12, 2016, 9:10 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
iPhone SE hands-on: form factor is great, basically indistinguishable from iPhone 5 design   —  The new iPhone SE finally makes a small phone feel powerful  —  Well, it's a small iPhone.  —  That's what I can tell you about the new iPhone SE, which essentially takes the powerful processor …
Mar 21, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
The Android N developer preview with split-screen multitasking, bundled notifications, improved Doze for better battery, more, available today as an OTA update   —  The Android N developer preview with split-screen multitasking is available today  —  Well, this was unexpected.
Mar 9, 2016, 1:17 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Amazon and other retailers should stop selling cheap USB-C cables with faulty wiring that can damage laptops, and instead demand certification for these cables   —  USB-C cables are playing Russian Roulette with your laptop  —  Over the past year or so, one of the biggest tech stories …
Feb 6, 2016, 7:40 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
BlackBerry says it's laying off about 200 in Waterloo and Florida, contradicting earlier reports   —  BlackBerry confirms it's laying off 200 workers  —  Update: BlackBerry has apparently thought better of its original strategy to try to pass off the layoffs as a “small number” and amended its original statement.
Feb 5, 2016, 4:03 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Digital assistant bots like Siri, Google Now, and Alexa undermine the open internet by only indexing select apps   —  The internet bundle is already here  —  For the past six years or so, this image that (as best I can tell) was created by Reddit user quink has been making the rounds as the “nightmare scenario” if net neutrality dies.
Jan 31, 2016, 10:30 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung's Family Hub refrigerator, available May in US, offers grocery ordering from built-in 21.5-inch touchscreen using MasterCard-created shopping app   —  Samsung's new fridge can order Fresh Direct groceries from its humongous touchscreen  —  Samsung is really, really eager …
Jan 6, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context

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