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Chris Welch / The Verge:
Google updates Maps with tweaked ride-hailing screen and ability to hail an Uber without leaving the app   —  Google's making it way easier and simpler to hail an Uber with Google Maps.  Today the company announced that the latest version of Google Maps on Android and iOS lets users request …
Jan 12, 2017, 2:10 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Sling TV website shows details for AirTV Player, a new Android-powered device with an interface that combines Sling TV with over-the-air broadcasts and Netflix   —  Putting streaming and antenna TV channels all in the same guide  —  Dish's Sling TV website has (perhaps prematurely) unveiled a new set-top box, the AirTV Player.
Dec 20, 2016, 10:45 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Verizon will roll out update for Galaxy Note 7 that disables device on January 7, after previously saying it would not   —  Waiting until after the holidays  —  Verizon has just announced that it plans to roll out Samsung's upcoming Note 7 update, which permanently stops the recalled smartphone …
Dec 15, 2016, 3:33 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
AOL integrates Slack and Alexa with its Alto mail app, which uses a card-based interface to show important information first   —  Alto is a way better email app than you'd expect to come from AOL in 2016.  It's better than any app you'd expect to come from AOL in 2016.
Dec 15, 2016, 3:00 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Google Drive for iOS updated with ability to back up contacts, calendar, and camera roll, to make switching from iPhone to Android easier   —  Google has updated its website that guides iPhone owners through the process of making the change to Android.  But more importantly …
Dec 14, 2016, 7:00 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
T-Mobile debuts Digits in limited beta, letting users make/take calls with same phone number on all their devices, launches to public next year with pricing TBA   —  And multiple numbers on the same device — but no iMessage  —  T-Mobile just revealed its answer to AT&T's NumberSync technology …
Dec 7, 2016, 12:53 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Apple debuts single sign-on for iOS and tvOS with 9 partners including Dish, DirecTV, Sling TV, but is missing big names like Comcast, Charter, Verizon FiOS   —  But the list of companies supporting the feature at launch is pretty weak  —  The days of having to enter your cable account login details …
Dec 6, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Netflix enables downloading of shows and movies to watch offline on iOS and Android for all streaming plans; selection is mostly limited to Netflix originals   —  For now, the selection is mostly limited to Netflix originals  —  You can finally take Netflix with you onto a plane or the subway.
Nov 30, 2016, 9:20 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
PlayStation brings its Vue streaming service to Apple TV, letting users stream AMC, Discovery, FX, ESPN, and more   —  Apple might not have its own internet TV service, but the company's Apple TV is gradually turning a into a streaming box for other services aimed at cord cutters.
Nov 17, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
GoPro recalls all 2,500 Karma drones sold, offers full refund, says some units lose power during operation; stock drops 5% in trading   —  The $799 drone can randomly lose power during operation  —  As most of the world focuses on the US presidential election, GoPro just announced a recall of its first-ever drone, the $799 Karma.
Nov 8, 2016, 7:45 PMIn context

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