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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google is partnering with 3D laser-scanning nonprofit CyArk to build VR representations of historical sites in an effort called the Open Heritage project   —  Google is partnering with 3D laser-scanning nonprofit CyArk to build VR representations of world wonders
Apr 16, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Reddit CEO Steve Huffman says open racism, including use of slurs, isn't against Reddit's rules and that communities can set their own standards around language   —  Reddit's Steve Huffman clarifies his more radical approach to free speech on the internet  —  Reddit CEO Steve Huffman …
Apr 11, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Apple says its facilities are “powered 100 percent by renewable energy” worldwide; to reach goal, Apple purchases clean energy bonds and other green investments   —  But there's a catch  —  Apple announced today that its business is now powered by 100 percent renewable energy sources.
Apr 9, 2018, 6:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Skydio R1 drone review: remarkable autonomous flight, simple setup and use, but it's primarily for shooting video with no hi-res photo mode and pricey at $2,499   —  The world's first fully autonomous consumer drone is a peek at the future of robotic aviation  —  The purpose of a consumer drone remains nebulous these days.
Apr 8, 2018, 11:50 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Amazon Music is shutting down its Storage service for uploaded MP3s, will remove all songs on April 30 unless users select an option to keep them   —  The cloud MP3 locker is being shut down, so go save your music while you still can  —  We've known since last year that Amazon Music …
Mar 31, 2018, 4:15 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Arizona's Governor Ducey orders Uber to suspend testing of autonomous cars in the state indefinitely, says Uber's fatal accident was an “unquestionable failure”   —  Arizona governor calls Uber crash an ‘unquestionable failure’  —  Uber has been suspended from testing autonomous vehicles …
Mar 26, 2018, 10:00 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
CEO Susan Wojcicki says YouTube has started limiting the number of hours its part-time content moderators can view disturbing videos to four hours per day   —  A move to protect workers' mental health among growing criticism  —  YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki said today that the video platform …
Mar 13, 2018, 10:35 PMIn context
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Mar 7, 2018, 7:10 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google updates Duo with ability to leave 30-second video messages for users who miss or decline calls, rolling out to iOS and Android users this week   —  30-second ephemeral video messages  —  Duo, Google's take on Apple's FaceTime, is getting video messages today in an update.
Mar 7, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Lighthouse launches 3D sensing, voice command-enabled, AI-powered smart home security camera for $299 and $10 per month for storage and AI services   —  This AI startup's first consumer product is a $299 security camera that goes on sale today  —  Lighthouse AI, an artificial intelligence startup founded …
Feb 22, 2018, 9:35 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
Testing a datacenter under the sea  —  Envisioned to be resilient and self-sustainable, Project Natick enters a new research phase off the Scottish coast.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
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