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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Sonos debuts Beam, a $399 compact soundbar coming later this year with five-microphone array and Alexa integration; Google Assistant, Airplay 2 support planned   —  A $399 Alexa-enabled soundbar for the streaming era  —  Walk into any of Sonos' downtown Santa Barbara, California, offices …
Jun 6, 2018, 1:12 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says that the company is in discussions to have Waymo self-driving cars added to its network   —  “It's up to them.”  —  Speaking today at the Code Conference, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says that his company is in “discussions” to have Waymo self-driving cars added to its network.
May 31, 2018, 12:55 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Hands-on with the RED Hydrogen One Android phone with a 5.7-inch “holographic” display, coming to Verizon and AT&T sometime this summer starting at $1,195   —  Come for the holograms, stay for the modules  —  We just got a look at the upcoming RED Hydrogen One smartphone …
May 20, 2018, 1:30 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Interviews with Google's Material Design team on its next stage which focuses on getting designers to incorporate its ideas while retaining their own designs   —  Material design is now open to interpretation  —  Material Design launched in 2014, and it was mostly thought of as a new design language …
May 10, 2018, 12:50 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Preview of changes and features coming in Android P: focus on “Digital Well Being” including usage dashboard, visual tweaks, gestures, and deeper AI integration   —  How the new update could help you use your phone less  —  This year, Google is doing something different with Android.
May 8, 2018, 2:07 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Q&A with Satya Nadella on ethics in tech, GDPR, CLOUD Act, AI, the future of Windows, and Microsoft-driven multi-device experiences as Microsoft Build begins   —  “We are the Windows company, after all,” Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told me.  —  I was at Microsoft's campus in Redmond …
May 7, 2018, 12:15 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google rebrands its version of RCS as “Chat” to replace SMS, enlists major carrier support and pauses Allo development to focus on default Android Messages app   —  A top-tier Android phone can cost upwards of a thousand dollars, and for that money, you'll get some amazing features.
Apr 19, 2018, 9:50 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Android does a better job of corralling notifications than iOS by prioritizing, grouping, and letting users jump directly to that app's notification settings   —  Because they aren't going away  —  Everybody hates smartphone notifications.  They're interruptive, distracting, annoying, and increasingly less valuable.
Apr 19, 2018, 8:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google rolls out the ability to send payments using Assistant through Google Pay to iOS and Android users in the US   —  But only via Google Pay  —  Google is rolling out the ability to send peer-to-peer payments with Google Assistant.  Starting today (only in the US) …
Mar 22, 2018, 11:20 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google says it is taking the lessons it has learned from AMP and is applying them to web standards that could allow instant loading for non-AMP web content   —  Can the most contentious piece of the web form the basis of a new standard?  —  In a blog post today, Google is announcing …
Mar 8, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context

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