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Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
Starbucks won't adopt Square Order when Square Wallet is retired, ending mobile-payments deal   —  Starbucks To Square: It's Over  —  You won't be able to pay for that latte with Square.  —  Starbucks will soon no longer take Square's mobile payments in its stores, unwinding a key aspect …
Dec 20, 2014, 11:30 PMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
Square ports feature that lets you pay by saying your name from discontinued Wallet app to Square Order, offers the service free to merchants   —  Square Is Resurrecting Wallet, Its Pay-By-Name Mobile App, And Giving It Away  —  Wallet, the pay-by-name app that payments company Square introduced …
Dec 19, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Adriana Lee / ReadWrite:
Google now lets developers add “OK Google” voice search functionality to third party apps   —  OK, Google: Search Inside My Apps!  —  Soon Android users won't have to trifle with actually opening apps to dig up social photos, find restaurants or conduct other in-app searches.
Oct 31, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Lauren Orsini / ReadWrite:
GitHub updates DMCA policy; takedowns no longer auto-disable forks, users given 24 hour grace period to fix infringements   —  GitHub's New Copyright Policy Includes Your Input  —  GitHub significantly revised the way it deals with Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) takedowns on Thursday, in an effort for increased transparency.
Oct 16, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to Women: Don't Ask For A Raise, Trust Karma   —  Proffering career advice more analogous to The Secret than Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In: Women Work, and the Will to Lead, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told women in the tech industry that asking for what you're worth isn't the best way to get ahead.
Oct 9, 2014, 7:45 PMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
Apple's Health app is useless, dependent on other apps to gather data   —  Apple's Health App Is An Embarrassment  —  ReadWriteBody is an ongoing series where ReadWrite covers networked fitness and the quantified self.  —  You know those super-awkward “before” shots with a fat guy holding …
Oct 2, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
LinkedIn Locks Down Security, But Opens Up Data Export   —  LinkedIn is offering new security features that give you new tools for securing and controlling your information on the professional-networking site.  —  For instance, LinkedIn will now alert you when your password changes …
Sep 4, 2014, 9:40 AMIn context
Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Medium adds public follower and following lists to profile pages, catching users off guard   —  In Exposing Followers, Medium Fails Readers  —  If Medium wants to turn itself into a respectable publisher, it probably shouldn't behave like a social network.
Aug 16, 2014, 4:10 PMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
Nexus program manager Dave Burke says Google has no plans to stop making Nexus devices   —  No, Google Isn't Going To Kill Its Nexus Devices  —  Rumors of the demise of Google's Nexus line of “pure Android” devices have been greatly exaggerated.  When Google launches the official release …
Jun 27, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
Apple Bought Beats Because “Music Is Dying”   —  Apple executives made their first public appearance after announcing the company's $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the audio accessories maker, and Beats Music, a streaming-music service, Wednesday evening at the Code Conference in Los Angeles.
May 29, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context

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