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Nilay Patel / The Verge:
The real problem in US is near total lack of ISP competition; FCC's net neutrality plans only enable ISPs to extract more profits with no incentives to reinvest   —  Why does this keep happening?  —  FCC chairman Ajit Pai is fond of saying that “the internet was not broken in 2015” …
Jul 16, 2017, 8:55 PMIn context
The Verge:
Verizon is primed to become ad-tracking giant and take full advantage of an impotent FCC, using consumer data without permission, as it's done with supercookies   —  Zombie adtech is coming to kill Google  —  Two seemingly unrelated things happened Monday that actually point directly at the future of the internet:
Apr 5, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Apple sends out invites for event at 10AM PT on October 27 at its Cupertino campus, with tagline “hello again”; new Macs are expected to be announced   —  And we're back to the Mac  —  As expected, Apple just sent out invites for an event in Cupertino next week on October 27th.
Oct 19, 2016, 4:07 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
The Verge founding team member Chris Ziegler took a job at Apple two months before leaving the website; internal review finds no impact on editorial decisions   —  Hey everyone — there have been questions about Chris Ziegler and his absence from The Verge in the past few weeks.
Sep 23, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Removing headphone jack from phones is something that no one is asking for and has serious drawbacks including poor compatibility and accessibility, DRM audio   —  Another day, another rumor that Apple is going to ditch the headphone jack on the next iPhone in favor of sending out audio over Lightning.
Jun 21, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Memo from new Nest CEO Marwan Fawaz: company is not for sale, will focus on scale and growth of products   —  It's been a tumultuous few days for Nest, which saw co-founder and CEO Tony Fadell depart last week amidst swirling unhappiness about the company's product roadmap, demanding culture …
Jun 8, 2016, 5:00 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Google renames Chromecast app Google Cast; Vizio P-Series TVs launched with Cast support and a 6-inch Android tablet   —  Remote, Controlled — How Vizio and Google radically reinvented the TV  —  Matt McRae is fired up about remote controls.  Or, more specifically, about getting rid of them.
Mar 22, 2016, 2:10 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Q&A with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler on stricter Title II regulations, Go90 and BingeOn, cable boxes, privacy, and being called a dingo by John Oliver   —  The Dragonslayer  —  Two years ago, John Oliver called Tom Wheeler a dingo.  —  The host of Last Week Tonight had set his sights …
Mar 10, 2016, 9:30 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Really understanding Apple's legal brief in the FBI case   —  The fight between Apple and the FBI over the security protections on the San Bernadino iPhone has been fierce for the past few weeks, but it's mostly been a PR battle thus far.  From a legal and procedural standpoint …
Feb 28, 2016, 4:50 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
How FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's plan to open the cable box could affect strategies of tech firms like Apple, Google, Microsoft, and others   —  Inside the FCC's audacious plan to blow up the cable box  —  FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler dropped a bomb on the cable television1 industry yesterday …
Jan 31, 2016, 11:35 PMIn context

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