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Eric Abent / SlashGear:
Estimote adds programmable NFC chips to the next generation of its Proximity Beacons, shipping later this month   —  Today Estimote has announced a rather significant update to its wireless Proximity Beacons.  The Google Eddystone-compatible beacons, which aim to give users contextual experiences …
Jul 8, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Adam Westlake / SlashGear:
Google adds built-in Cast option to Chrome 51 for desktop   —  One of the most handy features of Google's Cast television dongle is how easy it is to broadcast your Chrome browser tab onto a bigger screen.  That is, as long as you have the browser extension installed.
Jul 4, 2016, 8:35 PMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Apple confirms iPad can be used as a hub for HomeKit   —  Apple's update for HomeKit may make the Apple TV even more important, with its addition of remote access to control things from afar, but it turns out you don't actually need the set-top box.  In an ideal setup - and certainly …
Jun 16, 2016, 11:40 AMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Amazon launches programmable $19.95 AWS IoT Button based on Dash hardware, that can be integrated with services like Twitter, Facebook, Netflix, Uber or Slack   —  Amazon has revealed a programmable Dash Button which can be assigned to any product or purpose, a customizable version of its one-touch reordering gadgets.
May 13, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
JC Torres / SlashGear:
Android N splits MediaServer into distinct pieces, each with access to only a specific subsystem, to prevent Stagefright-like exploits   —  Android N splits up mediaserver to prevent future Stagefrights  —  The Stagefright security exploit definitely sent the Android world in a tumble.
May 6, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Shane McGlaun / SlashGear:
On iOS, Microsoft releases Hub Keyboard app with Office 365 integration and a Translator app that works offline   —  Microsoft Hub Keyboard and Translator apps hit iOS  —  iOS users have a pair of new Microsoft apps that they can check out that have landed on Apple devices a few months after they debuted on Android.
Apr 8, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Samsung announces Connect Auto dongle to bring LTE connectivity and diagnostics to cars, will initially use AT&T's network in the US   —  Samsung Connect Auto upgrades your car with 4G Tizen  —  Samsung may not be building a car, but it is building a car connectivity system …
Feb 21, 2016, 12:20 AMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Facebook to roll out 3D Touch “peek and pop” support within timelines over coming months, starting today   —  Facebook baking iPhone 6s' 3D Touch in your timeline  —  Facebook has further baked Apple's 3D Touch into its app for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, adding pressure-sensitivity to your timeline.
Jan 21, 2016, 6:55 PMIn context
Brittany A. Roston / SlashGear:
Lenovo expands X1 line with new Yoga convertible, tablet, updated Carbon laptop, standalone monitor, and all-in-one   —  Lenovo's X1 PC line scores new Thinkpads and more  —  Lenovo's popular X1 product lineup is getting a big expansion in coming weeks, not the least of which is the addition of yet another ThinkPad X1 Carbon.
Jan 3, 2016, 10:45 PMIn context
JC Torres / SlashGear:
Early build of final Oculus Rift hardware starts shipping to devs   —  Things might finally be really getting along for the company that rebooted the whole virtual reality hype.  Perhaps taking advantage of the delay that HTC's and Valve's Vive VR headset will suffer in the next few months …
Dec 22, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context

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