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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
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Moto X will not be a Droid on Verizon   —  The new flagship stands alone, but the Droid lives on  —  Motorola's forthcoming Moto X phone will not be a Droid device on Verizon, multiple sources tell The Verge.  The change marks a sharp inflection point in the tight relationship between the two companies …
Jul 2, 2013, 7:00 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Live TV on the Xbox One: Microsoft learns nothing from Google TV's mistakes   —  webTV returns to Redmond... with a vengeance  —  “For the first time, you and your TV will have a relationship.”  —  That's how Microsoft began the introduction of its new Xbox One today …
May 21, 2013, 11:15 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Twitter granted patent on pull-to-refresh, promises to only use it defensively   —  Can the Innovator's Patent Agreement bring peace to the patent wars?  —  Twitter was just officially granted a patent on the ubiquitous pull-to-refresh gesture — a touch interface concept the company acquired …
May 21, 2013, 11:20 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Does anyone know why Google bought Motorola?   —  The products weren't great and the patents overvalued — so what did that $12.5 billion actually buy?  —  Why did Google spend $12.5 billion dollars to purchase Motorola Mobility?  It's been nearly two years since the deal was announced …
Apr 29, 2013, 8:25 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Twitter gets a patent on... Twitter   —  Although Twitter famously has a pending patent on the familiar “pull-to-refresh” gesture, the company may have just acquired something more valuable: a patent on the Twitter messaging service itself.  The new patent issued today with Twitter founders Jack Dorsey …
Mar 19, 2013, 6:40 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Samsung weird: how a phone launch went from Broadway glitz to sexist mess   —  Surprise!  Corporate influence and ‘Sex and the City’ don't mix well  —  “While the ladies cool off, why don't you tell us about S Health?”  —  That line, uttered with complete sincerity, was the capstone …
Mar 19, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Mar 14, 2013, 7:05 PMIn context

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