Techmeme

Results 61 - 70 of about 162:

Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Following reports that Samsung temporarily halted production of the Galaxy Note7, Samsung says it's temporarily “adjusting” its production schedule   —  This is probably about as close to a full confirmation of last night's reporting that Samsung has temporarily halting production of the Galaxy Note 7.
Oct 10, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Google's answer to Echo's “Skills” is Actions on Google; Assistant SDK opens to developers in December, supporting two kinds of actions: Direct and Conversation   —  On the face of it, today's big Google event in San Francisco was all about hardware, but let's be real here …
Oct 4, 2016, 2:32 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Sony says Xperia XZ available in the US from October 2 starting at $699, Xperia X Compact available September 25 starting at $499   —  If you reside in the Sates, it's probably best not to get your hopes up when it comes to Sony handsets.  Availability has been, at best, spotty.
Sep 24, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Amazon's Fire HD 8 gets upgraded with Alexa integration, larger battery, more RAM and storage, starting at $90, available for preorder today, ships September 21   —  If I were Amazon, I would definitely lead with the whole $90 bit.  Granted, there are a few key upgrades to talk about here …
Sep 8, 2016, 9:30 AMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Hands-on with Samsung Galaxy Note 7: the 5.7"-display phablet has a curved-screen, bezel-free design, iris scanner unlock; pre-orders start tomorrow, price TBD   —  Here it is: The new phone that was so exciting the company went ahead and skipped a full number upgrade (the Samsung Galaxy Note 6 …
Aug 2, 2016, 11:22 AMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Philips launches a health app, several smart health devices: $250 watch, $100 scale, $60 ear thermometer, $100 upper arm and $90 wrist blood pressure monitors   —  Philips is no stranger to health.  In fact, Philips Healthcare (nee Philips Medical Systems) comprises a big chunk …
Aug 2, 2016, 7:15 AMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Amazon now lets you purchase millions of Prime qualified products via Alexa   —  Now you can talk into your friendly little home AI tower to order toilet paper.  And deodorant and batteries.  And tens of millions of other Amazon Prime qualified products, because no one does synergy quite like the good people at Amazon.
Jul 1, 2016, 1:00 PMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Fire TV gets new Alexa voice features, including app launching and restaurant searches   —  Amazon is giving TV viewers a few more, not-crazy reasons to talk back to their TVs.  After bringing the functionality to various properties, opening it to third-party hardware and letting developers get a crack at it …
May 17, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Brian Heater / TechCrunch:
Formlabs acquires Pinshape, an online 3D printing community/marketplace   —  By the time the Form 1 began shipping to Kickstarter backers, the market was already flooded with countless 3D printers built around the same basic plastic extruding technology.  —  But Formlabs offered something different.
May 3, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Brian Heater / Digital Trends:
Manufacturing the future: How 3D printing went from pipe dream to your desktop … It's not a particularly well-produced video.  There are no titles, no credits — no contextual information at all, really.  The image is shaky, the sound full of static.  The whole thing could have been shot on a phone.
Sep 29, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Wavefront by VMware:
Metrics and Analytics by Wavefront by VMware: Enter to Win $500  —  Discover Wavefront's out-of-the-box monitoring suite for Containers, AWS, Windows, Linux & more.  Try Free for 30 days, enter to win $500
eero:
The eero Plus experience keeps getting better with regular updates.  —  With the latest version of the eero app for iOS and Android, it's now easy to track your eero Plus daily, weekly, and monthly activity of Inspections …
Zoho:
Introducing Moderator Controls in Zoho Meeting - lock meetings, switch presenters, and mute or remove participants  —  Forming actionable plans out of collaborative sessions can be challenging.
TechCrunch Disrupt SF:
Techmeme readers save 15% off Disrupt SF passes  —  TechCrunch's Disrupt SF (Sept. 5-7) is our most ambitious event ever where our 10k attendees will extract more startup insights & inspiration than ever before.