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Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
Popcorn Time's “Netflix for Torrents” Is Coming to Chromecast   —  Popcorn Time is a miracle: It lets you stream torrents of movies and TV shows as though they were on Netflix or Hulu.  Is it illegal?  Probably!  But it's also awesome, hard to trace, and soon, it'll work with your Chromecast.
Jul 8, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Nicholas Stango / Gizmodo:
Inside the Secret Building That's Bringing Cell Service To NYC's Subway   —  As Hurricane Sandy revealed almost two years ago, New York's 100-year-old subway is not a modern and robust system.  In fact, compared to other cities, it's downright dirty, unpredictable and technologically behind.
Jul 2, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Brent Rose / Gizmodo:
Moto 360 Hands-On: This Smartwatch Will Make You Swoon   —  We just went hands-on with Samsung's first Android Wear, the Gear Live.  It was lovely and very promising.  But then we just got to strap Motorola's Moto 360 on, and oh man, it's gorgeous.  GORGEOUS.  Here are our quick first impressions.
Jun 25, 2014, 7:05 PMIn context
Kate Knibbs / Gizmodo:
Google Cardboard Turns Your Android Into a DIY Virtual Reality Headset   —  Want a virtual reality headset, but can't afford the hefty pricetag on most existing models (or to hold out for the future)?  Google dropped an inexpensive solution today following its I/O keynote: Google Cardboard …
Jun 25, 2014, 3:45 PMIn context
Robert Sorokanich / Gizmodo:
FireFly: Amazon's Fire Phone Can Identify Almost Anything   —  Amazon's new Fire Phone had to be about getting people to buy stuff from Amazon, right?  Of course.  Enter Firefly, which turns the Fire Phone into a sort of universal object scanner that'll recognize books, DVDs, or jars of Nutella, and help you buy them—from Amazon.
Jun 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Leslie Horn / Gizmodo:
SoundCloud, with 300M users, focuses on monetization, considers licensing deals, pre-roll ads   —  How SoundCloud Changed Music Forever  —  Some of the best ideas are also the simplest.  And there are few things more simple than SoundCloud, which in its seven year existence has sneakily become one of the best things online.
Jun 17, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo:
Amazon's Hit List: Which Books Are Screwed, and By How Much   —  As of today, Amazon's crusade against book publisher Hachette is no longer an open secret, it's outright confirmed.  Shipments are being delayed, prices are elevated, and some listings are unavailable altogether.  But how extensive is the fallout?
May 28, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Jamie Condliffe / Gizmodo:
Anyone Can Buy Google Glass Today, Starting Now   —  If you've long lusted over a pair of the world's geekiest glasses, today all your Christmases come at once.  For one day only, Google is allowing any United States resident to buy Glass.  —  The folks at Mountain View still expect …
Apr 15, 2014, 9:30 AMIn context
Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
Nikon Coolpix S810c: Samsung's Galaxy Camera Finally Has Competition   —  An Android-powered point-and-shoot camera sure sounds like the future even if it's yet to be proven, which is why nearly two years after Nikon pushed its first Android experiment into the world, the company is trying again.
Apr 10, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Ashley Feinberg / Gizmodo:
From Sexting to Sacraments: How Mobile Apps Are Taking on Religion   —  At this point, our entire lives could be boiled down into a series of apps.  Schedules, diets, friends, family, play—it's all there in a set of brightly colored, easy-to-digest icons that have come to define the way we see ourselves.
Apr 7, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context

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Pure Storage:
2014: Pure, EMC, HP, and Violin all Up Their Games  —  The past few months have seen bold announcements from EMC, HP, Violin, and of course Pure Storage, the net result of which is that the market has changed and moved forward appreciably.