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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
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Twitter says it will update public policies to include the newsworthiness of tweets that potentially violate rules after Trump threatens North Korea   —  Twitter didn't act to remove President Donald Trump's tweet threatening North Korea in part because it is newsworthy, the company said today.
Sep 25, 2017, 9:40 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Bing starts showing fact checking labels in search results   —  Following Google's lead earlier this year, Bing has added fact checking tags to search results.  —  A fact check label might now appear below results from Snopes, PolitFact, and other fact checking organizations …
Sep 17, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
HP unveils EliteOne 1000, an all-in-one with replaceable screen, starting at $1,259, and two EliteBook laptops with bright displays and slim bezels for $1,379+   —  HP is introducing a new all-in-one today with a pretty uncommon feature: the ability to easily upgrade some of its components, including its screen.
Sep 12, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Indiegogo says it will compel campaigns to provide status of product's development and update backers monthly   —  Indiegogo is making a pair of changes today that are designed to compel crowdfunding campaigns to be clearer with backers about the state of their products.
Sep 7, 2017, 4:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Nest unveils Thermostat E with a new design, a simpler interface, lower $169 price, and almost all the same features, shipping Friday   —  Nest is debuting a new version of its thermostat today, the first truly different model since the product was introduced in 2011.
Aug 31, 2017, 12:55 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Dell's headset for Windows Mixed Reality, called Dell Visor, will be available in October for $350 or in a bundle with two controllers for $450   —  The Dell Visor, Dell's first headset for Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality platform, will be available this October for $359.99 or in a bundle with two controllers for $459.99.
Aug 28, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Medium will pay writers based on the number of “claps” they get, with funds from subscribers' $5/month fees, expands who can publish paywalled articles   —  [Jeb gif]  —  Medium plans to start letting more and more authors publish paywalled articles.
Aug 22, 2017, 12:49 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Facebook launches a dedicated tab for Safety Check, where it lists crises from around world, rolling out over the coming weeks   —  Facebook has made a permanent page for Safety Check, its feature for letting others know that you're safe during an emergency.  —  The results are pretty eerie.
Aug 21, 2017, 5:55 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Sprint opens Essential Phone pre-orders with a $260 discount, only offers black versions, and says units will ship by August 28   —  Sprint is now taking preorders for the Essential Phone, and it's offering subscribers a pretty good perk to jump on it early: a discount of about $260.
Aug 17, 2017, 10:05 AMIn context

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