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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Samsung says it has received 96 reports of overheating Note7s in the US, 23 of which came after the recall   —  Samsung and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission formally recalled the Note 7 overnight, requesting that every single unit immediately be powered down and returned.
Oct 13, 2016, 1:25 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
BuzzFeed attacked by hacker group OurMine after publishing story identifying a member; group alters articles, claims to have seized database, threatens release   —  A number of BuzzFeed posts were vandalized by hackers this morning in apparent retaliation for a story that claimed to expose a member of their group.
Oct 5, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Wink launches Wink Hub 2, a slimmer smart home hub with 8x more RAM, improved processing power and connectivity, simplified setup, better security for $99   —  Wink is launching a second generation of its smart home hub, which it's simply calling the Wink Hub 2.
Sep 27, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
macOS Sierra review: Siri and Optimized Storage features add convenience but can frustrate, as Siri lacks third-party tie-ins, and iCloud storage is too limited   —  For the last few years, nearly all of OS X's biggest updates have come in response to iOS.  First, the Mac got iOS's apps.
Sep 20, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Killing the headphone jack is a business decision that helps Bluetooth headphone companies, where Apple's Beats is the market leader   —  Fun fact: Apple owns the #1 wireless headphone company  —  If you take Apple's word for it, removing the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 was a pure expression …
Sep 9, 2016, 2:25 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
FCC revises plan to open up set-top boxes, proposes free searchable apps be created by pay-TV providers for platforms that ship 5M units/year in US   —  The Federal Communications Commission is making huge changes to its plan to overhaul cable boxes, scrapping much of the initial idea in favor of having cable companies make new apps.
Sep 8, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
iPhone 7 has no 3.5mm jack, comes with Lightning “EarPods” and a Lightning-to-3.5mm adapter; Apple also sells the adapter for $9 and EarPods for $29 separately   —  Apple has updated its iconic white earbuds to include a Lightning connector and will bundle a pair with every iPhone 7.
Sep 7, 2016, 7:35 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
T-Mobile now lets you watch HD video on its “unlimited” data plan, which currently caps video at 480p, with $3/day passes on the new T-Mobile One Plus plan   —  T-Mobile has figured out a remarkably confusing way of expanding its brand new unlimited data plan.
Aug 29, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Netgear launches Orbi, a multi-unit WiFi router to cover whole home, which will go on sale this month at $400 for a two-pack and $250 for a single unit add-on   —  For as long as there have been Wi-Fi routers, setting up Wi-Fi has been pretty much the same.  You buy a router at the store, plug it into your modem, and that's it.
Aug 22, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Adblock Plus finds a way to block Facebook's new, supposedly unblockable ads, beginning what could be a long game of cat and mouse   —  Facebook's plan to stop ad blockers has already been foiled.  Adblock Plus has found a way to strip ads from Facebook, even when they're served up in Facebook's new ad blocker-proof format.
Aug 11, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context

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