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Nilay Patel / Vox:
A nonprofit in Queens taught people to write iPhone apps — and their incomes jumped from $15k to $72k   —  There's a booming tech scene in New York City with over 70,000 open jobs, but it's always been somewhat insulated from the city itself — a problem that's led to only one in four of those jobs getting filled.
Apr 28, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
The internet is f**ked (but we can fix it)   —  Here's a simple truth: the internet has radically changed the world.  Over the course of the past 20 years, the idea of networking all the world's computers has gone from a research science pipe dream to a necessary condition of economic and social development …
Feb 25, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Google to keep Motorola's Advanced Technology group, including Project Ara modular phone   —  The best part of Motorola is moving to the Android team  —  Google's blockbuster $2.9 billion of Motorola Mobility to Lenovo won't include the Advanced Technology and Projects group led …
Jan 29, 2014, 6:40 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
The wrong words: how the FCC lost net neutrality and could kill the internet   —  By Nilay Patel Less Than A Minute Ago  —  That was the ,a href="http://www.theverge.com/2014/1/ 14/5307650/federal-court-strikes-down- net-neutrality-rules/in/2775343"> overwhelming message delivered to the FCC …
Jan 16, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
AT&T's Sponsored Data is bad for the internet, the economy, and you   —  Another brick in the wall  —  AT&T today announced a new “Sponsored Data” program that lets developers and brands pay to deliver content to your mobile device outside of your data caps.
Jan 6, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Xbox, watch TV: inside Microsoft's audacious plan to take over the living room   —  Can the Xbox One finally kickstart the TV revolution?  —  So he spoke, and the minstrel, moved by the god, began and let his song be heard, taking up the tale where the Argives had embarked on their benched ships …
Nov 8, 2013, 11:40 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Exclusive video: Steve Ballmer's intense, tearful goodbye to Microsoft   —  Outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has always been a speaker and performer like no other — his absolute enthusiasm for his company is electric in person, turning ordinary corporate events into raw displays of emotion …
Sep 27, 2013, 11:50 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
TiVo Roamio Pro review: this is the ultimate cable box   —  But it comes at a price  —  There is nothing more instantly dangerous to the average relationship than screwing up the TV.  —  It's just a fact, crystallized in 50 years of jokes about remote controls: who's holding it, how complicated it is, how many there are.
Aug 20, 2013, 12:50 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Yes, Gmail users have an expectation of privacy   —  Sending email to Gmail users means you expect Google's servers will process it  —  Consumer groups are up in arms today over a motion Google made in June to dismiss a class-action lawsuit alleging that Gmail violates federal …
Aug 14, 2013, 4:15 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Verizon's Edge phone upgrade plan is the same bad ripoff as AT&T Next   —  This is not what competition looks like  —  Verizon today matched AT&T and T-Mobile with a new program called Edge that lets customers get new phones faster by paying an additional monthly fee.
Jul 18, 2013, 2:35 PMIn context

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