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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Bluetooth SIG releases the specification for Bluetooth Mesh, which allows Bluetooth 4 and 5 devices to communicate in a mesh network   —  Yay, another smart home standard  —  There's a long-running fight between wireless standards to be the one and only to connect all the smart devices in your home.
Jul 18, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google Photos begins rolling out new suggested sharing features, including dedicated in-app sharing tab and optional automatic sharing   —  Google is now starting to roll out the major new sharing features announced for Google Photos last month.  —  The update adds a dedicated “sharing” …
Jun 28, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Changing course, Netflix says it'll “never outgrow” fight for net neutrality, after CEO Hastings said company was big enough that issue didn't pose a big risk   —  Even thought its CEO said otherwise  —  After a few months of wishy-washy statements on net neutrality indicating …
Jun 15, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google says it plans to launch its full desktop backup tool, called Backup and Sync, for Google Drive on June 28, available as an app   —  Google is turning Drive into a much more robust backup tool.  Soon, instead of files having to live inside of the Drive folder, Google will be able …
Jun 14, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Instagram launches out of beta its Archive feature that hides old posts without deleting them   —  Instagram is releasing its Archive feature to all users today, after testing it with a smaller group of people last month.  —  The feature lets anyone on Instagram hide their old posts without deleting them.
Jun 13, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
What to expect at WWDC 2017: next versions of Apple's OSes, spec bumps to MacBooks and MacBook Pros, updates to Siri, possible unveiling of Siri speaker, more   —  It's June again, so it's time for Apple to give the world a look at what it's been up to and what we should expect from the iPhone …
Jun 3, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Reddit now lets users tag their posts with location, powered by Foursquare data, coming first to mobile   —  Reddit has been quietly transforming into a more mature social network, and today it's adding another small but critical piece: the ability to add location tags to posts.
May 31, 2017, 5:40 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
1Password adds Travel Mode feature that lets users easily wipe passwords from the app before departing and then restore them upon arrival   —  1Password received a handy new feature last week that allows the app to temporarily remove all passwords, credit cards, and other stored data from a user's devices.
May 23, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google begins selling Jamboard, its Surface Hub competitor, in US for $5K plus a $600/year service fee per device   —  Working in a modern office can be pretty strange.  I go hours without speaking to my co-workers, yet I'm in constant communication with them through a chat app.
May 23, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
LG and GE roll out Google Assistant support to fridges, washers, ovens, and more, starting this month   —  Google said today that we're going to start seeing appliances showing up with support for the Google Assistant, and two companies are already launching integrations: LG and GE.
May 17, 2017, 9:45 PMIn context

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