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Tom Warren / The Verge:
Amazon leaks smaller, lighter, 300 DPI high-res Voyage Kindle, launching Nov 4th   —  Kindle Voyage leaks on Amazon with a new way to turn pages  —  Amazon appears to be preparing to launch new Kindles.  Several listings spotted on the German version of Amazon show a new “Kindle Voyage” …
Sep 17, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Vlad Savov / The Verge:
Sony's inability to sell smartphones is costing it $1.7 billion   —  Sony has just revised its annual earnings forecast with the addition of a major 180 billion yen (roughly $1.7 billion) “goodwill impairment charge.”  This relates to Sony's Mobile Communications (MC) business …
Sep 17, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
House bill would prohibit businesses from fining customers for negative reviews   —  Congress takes on businesses that fine customers for bad reviews  —  The fight over whether companies can stop customers from posting bad reviews is going national.  Today, Reps. Eric Swalwell and Brad Sherman …
Sep 16, 2014, 7:05 PMIn context
Josh Lowensohn / The Verge:
Smart thermostat maker Ecobee pokes Nest with a striking redesign   —  And the promise of lower heating and cooling bills  —  One of the first things Stuart Lombard will tell you is how much he spent on the solar panels that are on top of his house.  It's not to brag so much as to explain …
Sep 16, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft introduces “Universal Mobile Keyboard”, built for iOS, Android, and Windows; to be released this October for $79.95   —  Microsoft creates a keyboard for iOS and Android tablets  —  Microsoft has created a keyboard designed for iOS, Android, and Windows tablets.
Sep 16, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
FiftyThree reveals Mix, a community for sharing and downloading any kind of Paper   —  Grid paper, lined paper, and even smartphone templates  —  “What is your favorite PowerPoint template?”  FiftyThree CEO Georg Petschnigg wants to know.  —  It's a surprisingly pertinent question.
Sep 16, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context
Josh Lowensohn / The Verge:
Tim Cook doesn't want Apple to be a ‘treasure trove’ of user data for the NSA   —  Apple's privacy and security measures have been under a microscope for the past month, first with a targeted attack on celebrities that led to leaked nude photos, and now on Apple's own systems as the company gears …
Sep 16, 2014, 9:30 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Roku has sold over 10 million of its streaming players   —  Roku just hit a milestone: over 10 million of its streaming players have been sold to this point, stretching from the company's original set-top box — which debuted in 2008 — through today.  It's a big number, and it establishes Roku …
Sep 16, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
Why parents are raising their kids on Minecraft   —  Microsoft's latest purchase has remarkable intergenerational appeal  —  Back in June of 2011, David Pakman's daughter and son, at the time age 10 and eight, asked him for a copy of Minecraft.  “At the time I didn't know what that was …
Sep 15, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft announces Windows 9 event in San Francisco on September 30th   —  Microsoft is preparing to detail its next major version of Windows.  We had been expecting the company to hold a press event later this month, and now it's official.  Microsoft will hold a “Windows event” in San Francisco on September 30th.
Sep 15, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context

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