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Natt Garun / The Verge:
Samsung says returned Galaxy Note7 devices will be sold outside US as “refurbished phones or rental phones where applicable”, remaining devices will be recycled   —  Pending approval by local regulators  —  Ahead of the Samsung Galaxy S8 launch, the company has released …
Mar 27, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
EU tells Facebook, Twitter, and Google to update their ToS and gives companies one month to propose measures to better protect consumers from scams   —  Navigating your way around the internet may seem intuitive if you've grown up with access to it most of your life — but for those who are just beginning …
Mar 18, 2017, 7:55 AMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
YouTube launches Super Chat in beta, letting viewers pay to pin comments on live streams, with a broad rollout on January 31   —  But you'll have to do your own troll patrol  —  YouTube today is announcing a new feature to help creators monetize when they go live.
Jan 12, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
Facebook's Safety Check in Bangkok, Thailand falsely triggered by fake news reports about a bomb explosion, was deactivated after about an hour   —  There was no bomb scare in Thailand  —  Facebook got fooled by its own algorithm.  Today, the social network falsely activated its Safety Check feature …
Dec 27, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
Instagram doubles its monthly active user base in two years to 600M, adding 100M in six months   —  That's 600 million Instagrammers, and a whole lotta brunch pics  —  It appears that the rise of Snapchat and all its Spectacles fun have yet to slow Instagram's growth: the Facebook-owned …
Dec 15, 2016, 9:12 AMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
Google's new Trusted Contacts app lets you share your location during emergencies   —  It's basically Google Latitude, three years later  —  When Google discontinued Latitude in 2013, it never truly made a replacement for its version of iOS's Find My Friend.
Dec 5, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
Facebook announces Community Help, a tool to offer help in times of disaster, launching in 2017, and says Safety Check will be triggered by an algorithm   —  Safety Checks will now be community-triggered only  —  At its Social Good Forum in New York today, Facebook announced Community Help …
Nov 17, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Next Web:
Etsy launches Pattern, an online store builder to take on Squarespace and Shopify   —  At a press event in New York City today, Etsy announced Pattern, a new paid tool that lets sellers port their listings into a personalized, standalone e-commerce store.  —  Pattern lets sellers design …
Apr 5, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Next Web:
The best and worst tech April Fools' 2016 jokes (so far)   —  It's often said that you can't blindly believe things on the Internet, but today in particular, TRUST.  NO ONE.  —  Except our definitive list of things that are confirmed April Fools' jokes from the tech industry this year.
Apr 1, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Next Web:
Netflix expands to 130 new countries including India, Vietnam, Turkey, South Korea, Poland, and Russia, but not China; stock up over 7%   —  Netflix officially arrives in India, Russia, Vietnam and more - totaling 130 new countries  —  At the opening keynote at CES, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings …
Jan 6, 2016, 1:07 PMIn context

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