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Nick Statt / The Verge:
New PCs at CES prove the industry remains exciting: 2-in-1s like Dell's updated XPS 13, desktops like ASUS' VivoPC X, and new laptops like LG's Gram 14   —  All the potential and possibilities of the modern Windows machine  —  It's a fascinating time to purchase a PC.
Jan 5, 2017, 6:45 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
LG unveils the Gram 14, a 2.16-pound ultra-thin notebook, which it claims has 23 to 24 hour battery life   —  That claim will have to be tested  —  LG's latest attempt to blend ultra-thin design with high-end performance may have solved one of the company's most pernicious problems.
Jan 4, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
ASUS updates its ZenBook models, Transformer Pro 2-in-1, three new versions of its Zen AiO all-in-one desktop, and more with Intel's Kaby Lake chips   —  Asus today announced updates to most of its major laptop, 2-in-1, and desktop product lines, incorporating Intel's latest Kaby Lake processor …
Jan 3, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook, Google, Apple, Twitter, Microsoft, Uber, Lyft, Automattic, and Medium have now said they'll refuse to help build a Muslim registry   —  Apple, Google, and Uber have all broken their respective silences on whether they would participate in helping build a Muslim registry for the incoming Trump administration, BuzzFeed reports.
Dec 16, 2016, 11:00 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Oculus launches Parties voice chat system and Rooms — “virtual living spaces” for Gear VR   —  A new way to hang out with friends in VR  —  Oculus wants people to think of virtual reality as more than a solitary, gaming-centric experience.
Dec 16, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Former Magic Leap employees say planned release won't include tech seen in early prototypes; Magic Leap recruited with video created by a visual effects studio   —  Reality check  —  Magic Leap's allegedly revolutionary augmented reality technology may in fact be years away from completion and …
Dec 8, 2016, 8:20 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Android phone maker Blu pledges to replace Chinese software that stole user data   —  With Google-approved tools  —  Blu, the Florida-based maker of budget Android phones, says it's swapping out the Chinese update software that stole user data for Google-approved software, according to a report in PCMag.
Dec 2, 2016, 6:35 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Samsung put full page ads in The New York Times, Washington Post, and Wall Street Journal apologizing for the Galaxy Note7 fiasco   —  In an effort to restore some consumer goodwill after the discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung ran full page apology ads in three major US daily newspapers today.
Nov 8, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Lenovo starts shipping Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, the first Google Tango phone, for $499   —  The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro is shipping now  —  If it weren't for Pokémon Go, augmented reality might have stayed another forlorn futurist technology the public paid little attention to.
Nov 1, 2016, 9:15 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook starts testing Snapchat-style camera effects, ephemeral private photo sharing from main app in Ireland   —  Prepping for battle  —  Facebook's war on Snapchat is entering a new stage of hostilities.  Starting today, Facebook will expand testing of a new camera in its main app …
Oct 28, 2016, 9:22 AMIn context

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