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James Vincent / The Verge:
Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Twitter submit evidence to UK legislative committee on Investigatory Powers Bill, warn of ramifications of spying if passed   —  Facebook, Microsoft, and Google say UK spying laws are ‘a step in the wrong direction’  —  America's biggest tech companies …
Jan 8, 2016, 7:05 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
You can now preorder the consumer version of the Samsung Gear VR   —  The consumer version of Samsung's Gear VR is now available to preorder from Best Buy for $99.99.  The retailer is the first to offer the virtual reality headset, which is powered by Samsung's latest smartphones and was developed in collaboration with Oculus.
Nov 10, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Samsung's Galaxy View tablet weighs 5.84 pounds, has 2GB RAM, an 18.4-inch 1920x1080 display, and a kickstand that doubles as a handle   —  Samsung's 18.4-inch Galaxy View tablet is basically a portable TV  —  Samsung first teased the massive Galaxy View back in September at IFA …
Oct 28, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
European Parliament rejects amendments protecting net neutrality   —  The EU has rejected legal amendments that would firmly protect the concept of net neutrality in Europe.  The European Parliament voted in favor of the new regulation which proponents says establish an internet …
Oct 27, 2015, 8:52 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Facebook now lets you filter out bad memories by date and people's names to better control what is surfaced in On This Day, Year in Review nostalgia posts   —  Facebook lets you filter bad memories out of your nostalgia  —  Facebook is a nostalgia machine, with features like “Year in Review” …
Oct 13, 2015, 3:25 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Android is now used by 1.4 billion people   —  Android just keeps on getting bigger.  Last year, Google announced that its mobile operating system had over a billion active users, and at this year's Nexus event, the company revealed that this figure has now topped 1.4 billion actives over the last 30 days.
Sep 29, 2015, 12:15 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Net neutrality advocate Tim Wu joins New York attorney general's office, will focus on technology, competition, and consumer rights issues   —  Net neutrality advocate Tim Wu joins New York attorney general's office  —  Tim Wu, the writer and law professor best known for coining the term net neutrality …
Sep 14, 2015, 12:25 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Sony's Xperia Z5 Premium's 5.5-inch display with 4K, 806 ppi display, has more than double the pixel density of iPhone 6's 401ppi   —  Sony's Xperia Z5 Premium has an absurd 4K display  —  Sony has unveiled its new lineup of Xperia smartphones, and this year's headline model is the Xperia Z5 Premium.
Sep 2, 2015, 11:00 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
New pictures of Huawei Nexus 6 leak, showing a weird camera bump and confirming rumored Snapdragon 810 CPU, 3GB of RAM, and a USB Type-C port   —  Leaked images reveal Huawei's Nexus with an unusual camera bump  —  Leaked images purportedly showing a 5.7-inch Nexus smartphone being built …
Aug 24, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Sony's SmartBand 2 monitors heart rate, is waterproof, will be available in September for $132   —  Sony's SmartBand 2 will monitor your heart rate and field your calls  —  Sony has officially unveiled its SmartBand 2 after accidentally publishing details about the activity tracker earlier this year.
Aug 20, 2015, 9:10 AMIn context

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