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Chris Welch / The Verge:
Google to roll out voice calling feature to Google Home users in US and Canada soon, but it will lack caller ID except for Google Voice or Project Fi users   —  Google is rolling out a long-awaited feature for its Google Home smart speaker today: voice calling.
Aug 16, 2017, 2:10 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Sling TV now lets you watch with Chrome on Windows and Mac, with Cloud DVR support for Chrome coming later   —  Sling TV is today rolling out desktop streaming of its live TV service.  Subscribers can now watch using Google's Chrome browser on Windows and macOS without any extra plugins, extensions, or add-ons.
Aug 15, 2017, 8:45 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
YouTube collaborates with Jigsaw to launch Redirect Method, responding to certain keyword searches with videos that discredit extremist recruiting narratives   —  YouTube is taking its next step in countering extremism and terrorist content on its platform.  Today the company announced …
Jul 20, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Snap is now selling its Spectacles on Amazon, at the same $129.99 price   —  Remember when people waited in long lines for them?  —  After introducing them to the world with buzzy, pop-up vending machine drops and then eventually expanding to direct web orders, Snap has begun selling its Spectacles camera glasses through Amazon.
Jul 18, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Vizio sues financially troubled LeEco over failed merger, alleges only $40M of $100M termination fee was paid, and seeks $60M in damages   —  Vizio says LeEco had already ‘begun to collapse’ when $2 billion deal was announced  —  Vizio has filed two lawsuits against troubled Chinese electronics company LeEco …
Jul 12, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Bixby Voice beta hands-on: appears to lack knowledge base, struggles with text messages, but interacts well with third-party apps, works best on local tasks   —  You'll be tapping 'Let's improve' a lot  —  The Bixby button on the side of Samsung's fantastic Galaxy S8 is finally getting its most important feature: voice support.
Jun 21, 2017, 7:35 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
It's official: Amazon Prime Video is coming to Apple TV later this year   —  The rumors were true: Amazon's video app is finally coming to Apple's TV streaming box.  Today at WWDC, it was announced that Amazon Prime Video will soon be available for Apple TV.
Jun 5, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
YouTube updates “ad friendly” guidelines, takes a stronger stance on hateful and demeaning content, and inappropriate use of family entertainment characters   —  More guidance for video creators and three new types of ad-unfriendly content  —  YouTube is taking new steps today …
Jun 1, 2017, 6:50 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Twitter warns Vine users that email addresses and phone numbers were exposed for less than 24 hours   —  Apparently getting shut down wasn't bad enough  —  Vine as we once knew it has already been shut down, but unfortunately that doesn't mean the information you provided to the Twitter-owned company is secure.
May 19, 2017, 3:05 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Amazon launches 4K Alexa-powered Fire TVs with voice remote, available for preorder now, starting at $449 for the 43" model, $899 for 65"   —  Amazon's war with Roku enters its next phase  —  Like Roku before it, Amazon is working with TV makers to release smart televisions …
May 16, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context

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