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James Vincent / The Verge:
Apple finally puts female executives on stage   —  It shouldn't be a notable event, but it is: an Apple developers conference with female executives appearing on stage.  Jennifer Bailey, a 10-year Apple veteran and vice president of Apple Pay, described the new changes to the company's mobile payments system …
Jun 8, 2015, 2:10 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Windows 10 upgrade info: list of deprecated features; Cortana in US, UK, China, France, Germany, Italy, Spain at launch; auto-update forced in Home edition   —  Microsoft explains what you'll lose by upgrading to Windows 10  —  Microsoft announced today that it will be launching Windows 10 on July 29th …
Jun 1, 2015, 1:15 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge go on sale in the US today at 12:00pm ET   —  Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge go on sale as Samsung predicts record shipments  —  Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge go on sale in the US today at 12.00pm ET, with the South Korean manufacturer predicting record sales for its new flagship devices.
Apr 10, 2015, 8:05 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Mophie launches Space Pack cases that add up to 128GB storage and expand battery life for iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and iPad Mini   —  Mophie's new Space Pack lineup adds 128GB storage to iPhones and iPads  —  If you bought the latest iOS device but still find yourself running out of power and space, Mophie might have the answer.
Apr 9, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Social news app Nuzzel arrives on Android   —  Nuzzel for Android lets you know what stories your friends are talking about  —  Nuzzel is basically a free social RSS reader for news stories shared by your friends.  The service — which is already available on the web and iOS — launches on Android today.
Mar 26, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
UK's online spying habits are legal but require overhaul, says government   —  The report also found ‘small single figures’ of staff abusing access to data  —  An inquiry by the UK government into the bulk interception of communications data has cleared the country's spy agencies of wrong-doing.
Mar 12, 2015, 8:55 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Europe considers new proposals to create tiered internet service   —  Leaked plans let telecoms offer commercial deals for faster internet  —  Just one week after the American government voted to enforce net neutrality, the European Union is considering plans plans allowing the opposite …
Mar 4, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
HTC reports profits of $15.9M from revenue of $1.5B for Q4, its third consecutive profitable quarter   —  HTC reports slim profit for third consecutive quarter  —  HTC is looking beyond smartphones to grow its business as the company reports slim profit margins in its latest quarterly earnings.
Feb 6, 2015, 9:30 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Instagram introduces endlessly looping videos to please advertisers   —  Instagram has tweaked its video settings so that clips automatically replay in users' streams — a change that will be mainly welcomed by #brands keen to get as many views for their ads as possible.
Feb 4, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
HTC's action camera can now stream live footage to YouTube   —  HTC is making its periscope-shaped Re camera a whole lot more functional with a software update that lets users live stream footage via YouTube.  The camera's Android app will receive the update on January 9th …
Jan 8, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context

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