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USA Today:
Android Auto gets Waze support, “OK Google” wake-up, more; standalone version of Android Auto is coming soon for incompatible cars   —  MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Waze, the popular traffic app, is coming to Android Auto, Google announced Wednesday at its developer conference, Google I/O.
May 18, 2016, 3:35 PMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Report: Google introducing software tools at I/O to help developers build chat bots that run in messaging apps, in strategy similar to Microsoft's   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Google is creating tools for software developers to build chat bots that run inside messaging apps such as Facebook Messenger …
May 17, 2016, 7:35 PMIn context
Edward C. Baig / USA Today:
Oculus puts $1M toward VR for Good, a pilot program that gives students at 9 San Francisco schools tuition and equipment to make 360 degree films, more   —  NEW YORK—Most of the energy spent to date on virtual reality has been around gaming and entertainment.
May 16, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Rick Jervis / USA Today:
Uber and Lyft say they'll shut down Monday in Austin after voters reject proposition against fingerprint background checks for drivers   —  Austin voters reject Uber, Lyft plan for self-regulation  —  AUSTIN — Despite an $8 million dollar campaign by ride-hailing companies …
May 8, 2016, 1:00 AMIn context
Brett Molina / USA Today:
Zynga reports Q1 revenue of $187M, beating estimates of $162M, bookings of $182M, up 8% YoY; stock up over 14% after hours   —  Zynga's Q1 results tops forecasts  —  Zynga topped Wall Street forecasts Wednesday with its first-quarter financial results, the first under new CEO Frank Gibeau.
May 4, 2016, 5:40 PMIn context
Charisse Jones / USA Today:
Visa says EMV technology is reducing counterfeit fraud, up to 18% for some big merchants   —  Visa: Some merchants see dip in fraud thanks to chip cards  —  The new chip-enabled cards flowing into the U.S. marketplace have already made a dent in fraud, with some of the biggest merchants seeing …
Apr 20, 2016, 4:05 PMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
KLM passengers will soon be able to check in, get flight updates, make travel changes, and more in Facebook Messenger   —  Facebook's Messenger lands first airline as chat app pushes into commerce  —  SAN FRANCISCO — KLM Royal Dutch Airlines passengers will soon be able to check in …
Mar 30, 2016, 10:47 AMIn context
Nathan Bomey / USA Today:
Google, GM, Lyft, and Delphi ask Senate panel to regulate self-driving cars to avoid medley of state laws, citing 53 bills proposed in 23 states   —  Self-driving car leaders ask for national laws  —  Self-driving car proponents on Tuesday urged Congress to regulate the industry to avoid …
Mar 15, 2016, 8:45 PMIn context
Jessica Guynn / USA Today:
Facebook pledges to fight against demands to weaken system security, Twitter adds its support to Apple in San Bernardino iPhone case   —  Facebook sides with Apple in iPhone fight  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook sided with Apple in the public spat with the Obama administration over its refusal …
Feb 18, 2016, 8:25 PMIn context
Elizabeth Weise / USA Today:
Microsoft app used to tally votes at Iowa caucus fails in some areas   —  As Republican and Democratic caucus voters used new Microsoft tallying apps during the Iowa caucuses, some took to Twitter to say the sites were crashing, while others complemented them on how swiftly they worked.
Feb 2, 2016, 1:00 PMIn context

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Why Pokemon Go's technology is no fad  —  Pokemon Go has ignited the digital world.  Every news organization has reported on why Pokemon Go, the smartphone app based on the Japanese cartoon game from the 1990s, is extraordinarily popular.