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Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Galaxy S5's finger scanner marks an early milestone in the FIDO Alliance's efforts to eliminate passwords   —  The plot to kill the password  —  The world's most powerful companies want you to log in with fingerprints and eyescans  —  Last Friday, Samsung's new Galaxy S5 arrived with an unexpected and underhyped feature.
Apr 20, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook's dedicated unfollow button triples unfollows as users tire of original friend model   —  Facebook's friend problem  —  Why can't the social network adapt to how we make (and lose) friends?  —  When I arrived at the University of Michigan in fall 2007, everybody said “Facebook me.”
Apr 19, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Amazon to expand Fire TV's voice search with support for Hulu Plus, Crackle, and Showtime   —  Amazon announced today that the voice search functionality in its Fire TV media streaming box would soon be expanded to include information from Hulu Plus, Crackle, and Showtime Anytime.
Apr 17, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
RunKeeper's new Breeze app tracks every step you take   —  RunKeeper is one of the most popular run-tracking apps for the iPhone, and today it's launching a new app called Breeze to take count of how much you're walking around too.  The app works only on the iPhone 5S and is based around …
Apr 17, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Eye-Fi Cloud backs up every photo, no matter what you use to take it   —  The SD card maker branches out into cloud storage  —  Seamlessly backing up your photos and making them easily shareable seems to be the dream for cloud storage services.  Dropbox and Google have put a lot of effort …
Apr 17, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Aaron Souppouris / The Verge:
Nokia suspends Lumia 2520 tablet sales in Europe due to safety concerns over faulty charger   —  Nokia suspends Lumia 2520 tablet sales due to electric shock risk  —  Nokia has suspended sales of its Lumia 2520 tablet in the UK, Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Russia, and Switzerland after discovering a fault with its charger.
Apr 17, 2014, 8:05 AMIn context
Vlad Savov / The Verge:
LG G3 launching this summer with 2560 x 1440 screen resolution, golden hue   —  LG will launch golden G3 with crazy resolution this summer  —  2560 x 1440 pixels in your front pocket  —  A third of the way into 2014, we already have new flagship phones from almost all the big Android handset makers …
Apr 16, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Aaron Souppouris / The Verge:
Samsung launches website highlighting ‘meaningful’ design   —  In the midst of a major “copycat” lawsuit, Samsung has launched a site that highlights original design from the company.  Emblazoned with the tagline “make it meaningful,” it's described as “a platform to present influential design stories …
Apr 16, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Building blocks: how Project Ara is reinventing the smartphone   —  A handful of Google engineers and designers are building a phone the DARPA way  —  In a spare, drab office park in Sunnyvale, California, a bunch of two-by-fours and foamboard have been nailed together into a makeshift model of a shipping container.
Apr 15, 2014, 1:15 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Xbox One update rolling out with Kinect improvements and friend notifications   —  Microsoft seems to be improving its Xbox One software on a monthly basis, and April is no different.  Starting today, the software maker is rolling out its latest update to Xbox One consoles, bringing some new features and improvements along the way.
Apr 15, 2014, 9:00 AMIn context

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Queensland Government partners with Microsoft to bring Office 365 to 149,000 government employees  —  Queensland, the second-largest state in Australia, will partner with Microsoft to bring Office 365 …
Atlassian:
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Silicon Valley Bank:
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