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Nilay Patel / The Verge:
The end of Android tablets: can Google match Amazon's success before Microsoft closes the window?   —  This Thursday, we expect that Amazon will be unveiling a least one new Kindle Fire alongside a new e-reader.  If you believe Amazon's somewhat fuzzy math, the Kindle Fire is far and away …
Sep 4, 2012, 6:45 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
The myth of pinch-to-zoom: how a confused media gave Apple something it doesn't own   —  In 2007, Steve Jobs stood on stage, listing the benefits of Apple's then-new iPhone touchscreen.  “You can do multi-finger gestures on it,” he said, moving his hands back and forth in the now-familiar pinch-to-zoom motion.
Aug 30, 2012, 3:50 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Google discloses paid bloggers and journalists, says Stanford professor Mark Lemley is outside counsel   —  Google has followed up with a judge's order to disclose anyone it might have paid to influence coverage of its trial against Oracle, and the list includes a well-known Stanford professor …
Aug 27, 2012, 11:40 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Apple vs. Samsung: inside a jury's nightmare   —  Will nine strangers be able to decide the tech trial of the decade?  —  By Nilay Patel, Matt Macari, and Bryan Bishop  —  After weeks of trial and impassioned closing arguments from both sides, the historic Apple vs. Samsung lawsuit is now in the hands of the jury.
Aug 23, 2012, 2:05 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 review   —  Is a stylus all we ever really needed?  It's no secret that I've been excited to review the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 for weeks now.  I spend all day editing and critiquing documents, and I've been imagining a parallel world created by the Note's stylus …
Aug 15, 2012, 11:10 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Google to begin punishing pirate sites in search results   —  Google constantly tweaks how its search engine delivers results to people, but it's rolling out a major new change next week: it'll start generally downranking sites that receive a high volume of copyright infringement notices from copyright holders.
Aug 10, 2012, 2:10 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Galaxy Nexus ban temporarily suspended while appeals court issues decision   —  The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit just issued suspended the ban on Galaxy Nexus sales at Samsung's request, pending a formal response from Apple.  The court's decision to suspend (or “stay") …
Jul 6, 2012, 8:55 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Five years after the iPhone, carriers are the biggest threat to innovation   —  Five years ago, the iPhone revolutionized the mobile business and kicked off a seismic shift in the technology industry that continues today.  But the massive success of Apple's phone has overshadowed the grim reality …
Jul 6, 2012, 9:25 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Vizio reboots the PC: a quiet American success story takes on sleeping giants   —  McRae is more blunt, as usual.  “Trackpads have sucked for a really long time,” he says.  “We wanted to get it right.”  The machines I saw at CES had finicky pre-production trackpads, but McRae says the company …
Jun 17, 2012, 12:00 AMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
iOS 6 Passbook centralizes boarding passes, movie tickets, loyalty cards, and more   —  Apple just announced that iOS 6 will have a feature called Passbook, which will integrate passes and tickets from all kinds of services: movie tickets, boarding passes, loyalty and gift cards, and more.
Jun 11, 2012, 2:45 PMIn context

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