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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Nest launches family accounts and Home/Away feature that will use phones' locations to tell when house is empty   —  Nest can now use your phone to tell when you've left the house  —  Nest's products are about to get better at telling when you're out of the house and when you're about to come back home.
Mar 10, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google discounts Pixel C tablets by 25% for limited time but leaves keyboard at full price, following Android N developer release, promo only applies in US   —  Google is selling the Pixel C for $375 to anyone who says they're a developer  —  Google is offering a big discount on its Pixel C tablet …
Mar 9, 2016, 6:35 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google introduces Destinations, a travel tool available via search on mobile, with information on flights, hotels, price comparisons, more   —  Google Search now has travel guides to help plan your vacation  —  Google is trying to make planning vacations less of a hassle.
Mar 9, 2016, 12:55 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Amazon's Alexa will be able to control Nest and Honeywell thermostats this month   —  Last month Amazon started allowing its Alexa voice assistant to control smart home thermostats.  Now, Amazon's virtual assistant will be compatible with two major brands: Honeywell and Alphabet-owned Nest.
Mar 3, 2016, 11:50 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Snapchat brings Live Stories to the web for the first time during Oscars   —  Snapchat brings Live Stories to the web for the first time  —  Some of last night's most entertaining Oscars coverage was on Snapchat, but this year you didn't have to be inside Snapchat's app to see it: you could watch it all on the web.
Feb 29, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google Fiber coming to San Francisco for some apartments, condos, and public housing units, will use existing fiber networks   —  Google Fiber is coming to San Francisco  —  Google Fiber is heading close to home for its next location: San Francisco.  Google announced this morning that it intends …
Feb 24, 2016, 1:23 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
1Password launches new subscription plan for families that allows five people to share passwords for $5 per month   —  1Password launches a family plan that lets five people share passwords  —  1Password is one of the best ways to store and manage all of your passwords, and now it wants to start working for entire families.
Feb 16, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Kickstarter just hit 100,000 successfully funded campaigns   —  Kickstarter hit a big milestone overnight: the successful funding of a 100,000th campaign.  It's taken Kickstarter nearly seven years to reach 100,000 funded projects, but the rate at which projects are being funded is much faster than it used to be.
Feb 9, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Samsung's Bio-Processor chip that has built-in support for measuring body fat, muscle mass, heart rate, skin temperature, and more goes into mass production   —  Samsung's new processor is meant for building much better fitness trackers  —  Samsung thinks it's about time that fitness trackers did more than monitor your pulse.
Dec 29, 2015, 8:05 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Nuance launches developer platform Mix in beta to bring voice control to apps and IoT devices   —  Nuance wants to build the power of Siri into every app  —  Smartphones let you control a lot using only your voice.  Whether you're on an iPhone or an Android phone, you can ask for directions …
Dec 15, 2015, 10:30 PMIn context

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