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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Dell unveils a XPS 15 2-in-1 with keyboard that uses magnets for key feedback, Intel-AMD chip, 1080p or 4K touchscreen display, shipping this spring for $1,300+   —  It's way more powerful than the 13-inch version  —  Dell is introducing a 15-inch version of its XPS 2-in-1, after debuting a 13-inch model last year.
Jan 9, 2018, 4:20 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Baidu announces three smart speakers for China running DuerOS 2.0; one has a screen, one is a lamp, and one is a projector   —  Baidu is one of the biggest web companies in China, so naturally, it's trying to take over the smart assistant market there just as Google and Amazon are in the US.
Jan 8, 2018, 7:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Belkin starts shipping WeMo HomeKit Bridge hub with Apple HomeKit support, announced 8 months ago, for $40   —  Belkin is releasing a new version of its Wemo smart home hub that allows its connected home system to integrate with Apple's HomeKit.  The new hub costs $40 and is going on sale today …
Jan 7, 2018, 11:30 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Responses from nine ISPs show few firm commitments to not block, throttle, or prioritize certain data after FCC repeals net neutrality rules   —  Lots of talk, little promise  —  The FCC voted to put an end to net neutrality, giving internet providers free rein to deliver service at their own discretion.
Dec 15, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google will use location, not country code domains, by default for localizing search results; users can still change the country service in settings   —  google.whatever  —  You've long been able to get localized search results by visiting Google at different domains — like google.com for the US …
Oct 28, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
As pre-orders open, Apple says iPhone X screen replacement will cost $279, compared to $169 for iPhone 8 Plus; other out-of-warranty repairs will cost $549   —  The iPhone X went on sale today, and with it, Apple released some information about the phone's repair pricing — and like the phone itself, it gets expensive.
Oct 27, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google Assistant adds over 50 kids games and activities for Android and Google Home   —  Google is adding a bunch of new games and activities to the Google Assistant today as a way to keep kids entertained.  The update, which was previewed earlier this month, includes “more than 50 new games …
Oct 24, 2017, 1:22 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
HP updates Spectre 13 laptop with quad-core eighth-generation Intel processors, slimmer bezels, touchscreen, and 4K display; starting at $1,299.99 on October 29   —  The x360 is getting some tweaks, too  —  The Spectre 13 was already HP's flashiest laptop, and today HP is unveiling …
Oct 4, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Apple confirms iPhone 8 and 8 Plus crackling earpiece issue that affects “small number” of devices and says a fix is coming   —  The company acknowledges ‘a small number of cases’  —  Some iPhone 8 owners are running into an issue with the phone's earpiece: when they make a call …
Sep 26, 2017, 8:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Instagram introduces new safety features, including tool to limit who can comment on posts   —  Instagram is launching a handful of new tools today to combat harassment and help its community members.  —  The first of those is much requested: the ability to limit who can comment on your photos.
Sep 26, 2017, 2:02 PMIn context

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