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David Pierce / The Verge:
LG G Watch R: 1.3" circular plastic OLED screen, stainless frame, 1.2GHz Snapdragon processor, 4GB storage, available Q4 2014   —  The LG G Watch R is a round, retro smartwatch with good looks to spare  —  Great artists steal  —  LG's G Watch was one of the first Android Wear devices to hit the market …
Aug 27, 2014, 10:35 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
T-Mobile adds Songza, Rdio, others to Music Freedom; Google Play Music ‘later this year’   —  Google's got the most votes, but it's not on the list yet  —  Apparently T-Mobile remains unfazed by net neutrality concerns over its Music Freedom initiative; today the carrier added several new music streaming services to the program.
Aug 27, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Josh Lowensohn / The Verge:
ArcSoft launches Simplicam, a home-monitoring camera with facial recognition for $150, one-day cloud recording an additional $50/year   —  Simplicam gives Dropcam a run for less money  —  Arcsoft is a company you've probably never heard of, but you've likely got some of its technology in your pocket.
Aug 26, 2014, 11:25 PMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Documents and interviews reveal Uber's sophisticated, nationwide scheme to poach Lyft drivers   —  This is Uber's playbook for sabotaging Lyft  —  ‘Brand ambassadors’ with burner phones and credit cards attempt to #shavethestache  —  Uber is arming teams of independent contractors …
Aug 26, 2014, 4:01 PMIn context
The Verge:
The Rise and Fall and Rise of Virtual Reality   —  In the wake of Facebook's purchase of Oculus VR, can this revolutionary technology triumph anew?  Seeing is Believing: The State of Virtual Reality By Matthew Schnipper The promise of virtual reality has always been enormous.
Aug 26, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
Amazon wants to get into gaming, Twitch needs a partner to support growth   —  Why it makes sense for Amazon to buy Twitch  —  Jeff Bezos want to get into gaming and can offer Twitch the infrastructure and licensing it needs to grow globally  —  Today came the surprising news …
Aug 25, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Vlad Savov / The Verge:
Samsung couldn't resist turning the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge into an ad   —  It had to be done.  Some unscrupulous marketer was always going to try and capitalize on the global popularity of the Ice Bucket Challenge — whose goal is to raise money to fight amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) — as a cheap ploy to sell you more stuff.
Aug 22, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Comcast's Xfinity On Campus offers students cable over Wi-Fi at five universities   —  Comcast aims to hook college students on cable with TV over Wi-Fi  —  It's bundled right in with their room and board costs  —  Comcast today formally announced a new service that will let college students …
Aug 21, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft set to unveil Windows 9 on September 30th   —  Microsoft is planning to unveil its Windows 8 successor next month at a special press event.  Sources familiar with Microsoft's plans tell The Verge that the software maker is tentatively planning its press event for September 30th …
Aug 21, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Verizon to launch its own app store to compete with Google Play, claims report   —  Verizon is going to launch its own app store in an effort to compete with the Google Play Store on Android devices, claims a report from The Information.  The new store will be available globally and is the result …
Aug 20, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context

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