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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
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Behind the only formal net neutrality complaint, filed by one man, Alex Nguyen, whose 112-page document catalogs dozens of questionable actions from Verizon   —  Alex Nguyen filed the only formal net neutrality complaint, and he's still waiting for an answer
Aug 12, 2017, 11:45 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
FCC extends the comment response period for its net neutrality proposal by two weeks, with deadline now August 30   —  It now ends August 30th  —  You'll have two extra weeks to file your thoughts with the FCC on its plan to get rid of net neutrality.  The proposal's comment period …
Aug 12, 2017, 2:30 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Disney to end Netflix film distribution deal in 2019, will launch ESPN streaming service in 2018 and Disney streaming services in 2019   —  Disney will end its distribution deal with Netflix and launch its own streaming service, the company announced today.  It intends to launch the service in 2019.
Aug 8, 2017, 4:29 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Bluetooth SIG releases the specification for Bluetooth Mesh, which allows Bluetooth 4 and 5 devices to communicate in a mesh network   —  Yay, another smart home standard  —  There's a long-running fight between wireless standards to be the one and only to connect all the smart devices in your home.
Jul 18, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google Photos begins rolling out new suggested sharing features, including dedicated in-app sharing tab and optional automatic sharing   —  Google is now starting to roll out the major new sharing features announced for Google Photos last month.  —  The update adds a dedicated “sharing” …
Jun 28, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context

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