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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Microsoft opens its Xbox Wireless tech for PC OEMs and gaming peripherals   —  Microsoft wants everyone to know the joy that is low latency wireless gaming peripheral connections.  The company is making the Xbox Wireless connection tech it uses between Xbox One and official controllers available …
Aug 16, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Logitech launches Pop Home Switch for smart home control, on sale this month for $99.99   —  Logitech has a new device called the Pop Home Switch, and it's a bit different from their usual offerings.  A company known for Universal Remotes encrusted with physical keys, touchscreen displays …
Aug 11, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Microsoft acquires Beam, a livestreaming service that lets viewers interact with videogame streamers during broadcasts   —  Microsoft has acquired Beam, a Seattle-based interactive game streaming service that lets viewers play along with streamers as they watch.
Aug 11, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
NPD: sales of portable power packs for mobile devices doubled between July 10 and July 23 compared to same period a year ago, likely due to Pokémon Go   —  Early on in the Pokémon Go hype cycle, there were signs that players were driving a significant uptick in sales of backup batteries …
Aug 5, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Mobileye won't supply Tesla self-driving tech beyond current EyeQ3 processor   —  On their quarterly earnings call this morning, self-driving automotive technology company MobileEye announced that Mobileye's work with Tesla will not extend beyond EyeQ3, the processor currently used in Tesla vehicles …
Jul 26, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Snapchat confirms acquisition of Toronto startup Bitstrips, integrates Bitmojis into app to offer more personalized emoji   —  Snapchat bought Bitstrips, the startup behind Bitmoji, back in March.  The acquisition was worth a reported $100 million, but at the time, how the product would be integrated wasn't clear.
Jul 19, 2016, 2:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Although Pokémon Go's sudden success is driven by nostalgia, Pokémon's mechanics are uniquely suited for augmented reality   —  Basically everyone is Pokémon Go-ing according to Twitter, and I'm sure basic resources like power and water will soon start to shut down because key staff are out chasing Pikachu.
Jul 9, 2016, 5:25 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Amazon Unbundles Alexa Virtual Assistant From Echo With New Dev Tools   —  Amazon has provided a strong answer to a desire I expressed only yesterday for broader software and hardware support for Alexa, its virtual assistant, and Echo, the speaker hardware that is the first platform wherein Alexa can be found.
Jun 25, 2015, 10:50 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Safari for OS X 10.11 supports custom Force Touch interactions for the web   —  Web Developers Can Create Custom Force Touch Interactions In OS X 10.11  —  The version of Safari that ships with OS X 10.11 ‘El Capitan’ allows web developers to build custom experiences that work with Force Touch input …
Jun 9, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Apple consolidates developer program, bundles access to iOS, OS X, and watchOS tools for $99/year   —  Apple's New Developer Program Offers iOS, OS X And watchOS Tools For $99  —  Apple has consolidated its developer program, bundling together access to developer tools and pre-release software builds …
Jun 8, 2015, 7:45 PMIn context

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