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Alissa Walker / Gizmodo:
Google and Garmin altered directions to the Hollywood sign on behalf of nearby homeowners to keep tourists away   —  Why People Keep Trying to Erase the Hollywood Sign From Google Maps  —  The Hollywood Sign might be one of the most recognizable things on Earth.  In Los Angeles, it's also one of the most visible.
Nov 23, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context
Sean Hollister / Gizmodo:
How Magic Leap Is Secretly Creating a New Alternate Reality   —  Don't you hate it when someone claims to have a magical new technology, but won't tell you how it works?  When I saw that a super stealthy startup called Magic Leap had raised $542 million to make animals appear out of thin air …
Nov 21, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
NYC announces LinkNYC a free gigabit speed wi-fi network; construction will start in 2015   —  The Plan to Turn NYC's Old Payphones Into Free Gigabit Wi-Fi Hot Spots  —  Today, the New York City mayor's office announced the winning bid to transform the city's existing payphone infrastructure.
Nov 17, 2014, 1:35 PMIn context
Alissa Walker / Gizmodo:
Amazon testing deliveries through Flywheel taxi hailing app in San Francisco and Los Angeles   —  Your Next Amazon Prime Delivery Might Arrive By... Taxi?  —  Forget drones, Amazon has been experimenting with a far more innovative method of providing same-day delivery to its customers.
Nov 5, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Sean Hollister / Gizmodo:
iMac with Retina Display Eyes-On: It's Gorgeous, Of Course   —  The Apple iMac with Retina display looks brilliant.  I mean, of course it does: There are just too many freaking pixels here (and too much of Apple's reputation for excellence) for it to be anything but stellar.
Oct 16, 2014, 4:45 PMIn context
Jordan Kushins / Gizmodo:
Interview with will.i.am on the Puls and “fashionology”   —  Meet Puls, will.i.am's Gigantic Wearable Cuff  —  We first heard about will.i.am's foray into the world of smartwatch-esque wearables back in April, but we had... questions. … Today he unveiled the Puls.
Oct 15, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo:
Leaked: Fitbit Charge, like Force but without nickel, and Charge HD with heart rate monitoring   —  Exclusive: Fitbit Charge and Charge HR Images and Full Features List  —  After earlier reports that Fitbit may be working on two new activity trackers, a tipster has sent us what appears …
Oct 15, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context
Chris Mills / Gizmodo:
Tesla's AWD Model D Obeys Speed Signs and Changes Lanes By Itself   —  Tesla's unveiling the third part in its electric-vehicle triolgy tonight in LA, but before the event's actually kicked off, a leaked USA Today article (now retracted, but Google cache version here) seems to have blown the lid off the car's shiny new features.
Oct 9, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Jordan Kushins / Gizmodo:
Square's new “arrival prediction” technology lets you order ahead, alerts cafe to your arrival, available in NY and SF now   —  Square Now Knows When You're Nearing a Cafe, Will Have Your Order Ready  —  When Square permanently folded its Wallet app earlier this year …
Oct 9, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Darren Orf / Gizmodo:
HP Stream, Microsoft's Chromebook competitor, starts at $299, not the expected $199   —  HP Stream: A Windows Machine at a (Slightly High) Chromebook Price  —  Last month, HP gave us a good look at Microsoft's upcoming Chromebook slayer, known as the HP Stream, after temporarily posting its specs on their own website.
Sep 8, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context

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All the coding ladies  —  Much has been said about women in technology this week as a result of Barbie once again, letting down the female population (or more appropriately, humankind as a whole) …