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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Epic Games says Fortnite now has 125M registered players under a year after launch; last week, Epic investor Tencent said 40M play the game once a month or more   —  That's a lot  —  Developer Epic Games announced today that Fortnite has grown to 125 million registered players in less than a year.
Jun 13, 2018, 12:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Comcast's Xfinity landline phone service experienced widespread outages across the US on Wednesday; Comcast says service is restored for most customers   —  Affecting businesses and even 911 calls  —  Comcast's Xfinity phone service is apparently suffering a massive outage today …
Jun 6, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Instapaper, owned by Pinterest, says it will be temporarily unavailable to all European users on May 24 as it works to ensure GDPR compliance by May 25   —  The read-it-later app needs time to make changes ahead of GDPR going into effect on Friday  —  Popular read-it-later app Instapaper informed …
May 24, 2018, 5:55 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Epic Games says it will release Fortnite on Android this summer   —  Epic Games' battle royale hit is getting a bunch of new mobile features and an Android release later this year  —  Epic Games' massively popular battle royale game Fortnite is coming to Android phones this summer …
May 18, 2018, 12:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
The new AI-powered Google News app is now available on iOS, replacing the Google Play Newsstand app   —  Google said last week at its I/O developer conference that the revamped, artificial intelligence-powered Google News would be arriving on Apple's App Store some time in the next seven days.
May 15, 2018, 7:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google details new Android P interface concepts for developers: Actions, for quickly accessing deeper functionality within apps, and search bar-based Slices   —  With Android P, Google is taking an ambitious approach to its user interface design with two new concepts it's introducing to developers today: “Actions” and “Slices.”
May 8, 2018, 2:27 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
What to expect at Google I/O 2018: updates to Assistant, Home, and Material Design, more details on Android P, Wear OS, Google News, Chromecast gaming, and more   —  Google's annual developer conference will be a jam-packed affair about the future of Android, AI, and the smart home
May 6, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Vine co-founder Dom Hofmann postpones Vine successor v2 indefinitely, citing need for funding, logistical issues conflicting with early-stage startup he runs   —  Citing funding and logistical issues  —  Vine co-founder Dom Hofmann announced today that his planned sequel to the popular …
May 4, 2018, 1:17 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook says it's partnering with RED to develop a professional-grade VR camera, as part of its Surround 360 platform; pricing and release TBD   —  We don't yet know what it looks like, or how much it will cost  —  Facebook is partnering with camera maker RED to develop …
May 2, 2018, 11:05 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook announces dating feature for its app that will recommend matches and let users create a separate dating profile, with testing to begin later this year   —  The world's largest social network is adding dating app features  —  Facebook is adding a dating layer to its main mobile app …
May 1, 2018, 1:35 PMIn context

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