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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Reddit now lets users tag their posts with location, powered by Foursquare data, coming first to mobile   —  Reddit has been quietly transforming into a more mature social network, and today it's adding another small but critical piece: the ability to add location tags to posts.
May 31, 2017, 5:40 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
1Password adds Travel Mode feature that lets users easily wipe passwords from the app before departing and then restore them upon arrival   —  1Password received a handy new feature last week that allows the app to temporarily remove all passwords, credit cards, and other stored data from a user's devices.
May 23, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google begins selling Jamboard, its Surface Hub competitor, in US for $5K plus a $600/year service fee per device   —  Working in a modern office can be pretty strange.  I go hours without speaking to my co-workers, yet I'm in constant communication with them through a chat app.
May 23, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
LG and GE roll out Google Assistant support to fridges, washers, ovens, and more, starting this month   —  Google said today that we're going to start seeing appliances showing up with support for the Google Assistant, and two companies are already launching integrations: LG and GE.
May 17, 2017, 9:45 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
HP and Acer update existing laptops to run Windows 10 S for education, now $299, down from $329 and $400 respectively   —  HP and Acer are the first two hardware partners to announce laptops running Windows 10 S, the new locked-down version of Windows meant for schools.
May 2, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Microsoft updates Teams with education-focused tools, including a dashboard for students' work with access to learning materials, available this summer   —  Microsoft Teams started life competing with Slack in the workplace, but now Microsoft plans to bring its chat and collaboration app to another environment: schools.
May 2, 2017, 11:00 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
New Burger King ad for prime time TV aims to trigger Google Home by asking “OK Google, what is the Whopper burger?”; Google intervenes to stop Home responding   —  Oh no, Google  —  Burger King is unveiling a horrible, genius, infuriating, hilarious, and maybe very poorly thought …
Apr 12, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon say they don't sell customers' personal web browsing history, in response to cancellation of new FCC privacy rules   —  Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon published blog posts this morning responding to the backlash they've been receiving since Congress voted to revoke …
Mar 31, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google partners with Howard University to open a school branch on Google's campus for black engineering students, accepting 740 students over five years   —  Google has partnered with Howard University to launch a school branch right on the company's campus, where undergraduate students …
Mar 24, 2017, 2:55 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Medium launches memberships for $5/month, directing early revenue to writers, will eventually give access to exclusive stories and an offline reading list   —  You don't really get anything yet  —  Medium has just launched its subscription service, which for $5 per month will give subscribers access to... something, eventually.
Mar 22, 2017, 4:52 PMIn context

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IBM:
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