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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google says Pixel 2 and 2 XL customers using Project Fi can use eSIM, requiring no SIM card   —  No SIM card required, so long as you're a Project Fi subscriber  —  You'll be able to use Google's newest smartphones, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, without needing to pop in a SIM card, the company announced today.
Oct 4, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google debuts Home Mini with four LED lights under fabric exterior in three colors, available as $49 preorder, shipping October 19   —  It's a small, stone-shaped smart speaker  —  Google announced a smaller companion to its Google Home smart speaker today, called the Home Mini.
Oct 4, 2017, 12:38 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
An inside look at the development of Microsoft's Xbox One X, including design goals, the Scorpio engine, cooling system, color choices, and impact of 4K   —  An inside look at the development of the Xbox One X, and what it means for the future of console gaming
Oct 3, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Responding to London license revocation, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in leaked memo to employees says “there is a high cost to a bad reputation”, promises change   —  Uber chief says the company must act with integrity  —  Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi sent a sobering …
Sep 22, 2017, 5:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
DJI announces mandatory firmware fix for Spark, says drones must be updated by September 1 or be grounded   —  After software malfunction sent Sparks falling out of the sky  —  Drone maker DJI announced yesterday that it's pushing out a firmware fix in response to a pernicious problem …
Aug 22, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Foursquare revamps its Swarm app to be less of a game and more of a travel journal   —  The check-in app is moving away from games and leaderboards  —  Swarm, the check-in app from social mainstay Foursquare, is pivoting once again.  Foursquare is calling Swarm's latest incarnation the …
Aug 8, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Report details how Apple, HP, other manufacturers influence Green Electronics Council regulators to undermine green tech standards of reusability and repair   —  A new report says the tech industry is using its outsized influence to combat environmental product standards
Aug 7, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Asus ZenFone AR, which supports both Google's Tango AR and Daydream VR platforms, now available for pre-order from Verizon for $648   —  Not a bad price for both augmented and virtual reality capabilities  —  Asus' new ZenFone AR, which supports both Google's Tango augmented reality tech …
Aug 3, 2017, 3:20 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook Live now supports 4K streaming and Samsung Gear VR or Oculus Rift headsets for 360-degree video   —  You can also watch 4K streams in virtual reality  —  Today, Facebook announced quite a few updates to its 360-degree live video platform to make it more accessible to both creators and viewers.
Jul 25, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Report: Amazon is considering giving Alexa developers access to transcripts of what people say when their applications are used   —  A substantial shift in Amazon's stance on consumer privacy  —  Amazon is considering granting third-party app developers access to transcripts of audio recordings saved …
Jul 12, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context

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