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Ian Sherr / CNET:
EA explains how tech advances and users' embrace of subscriptions will soon let it profitably stream games from the cloud to any device you can watch Netflix on   —  Kyle Fujita is sitting across the room from me playing Titanfall 2.  He's running around the popular game's futuristic world and readying himself to gun down enemies.
Jun 10, 2018, 11:55 AMIn context
Alfred Ng / CNET:
Amazon stops selling CloudPets toys after researchers disclose new vulnerabilities, following Walmart and Target; CloudPets' database had been hacked in 2017   —  That soft teddy bear seems harmless — until hackers can use it to spy on your kids.  —  Amazon said it has pulled CloudPets …
Jun 5, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context
Stephen Shankland / CNET:
Apple denies rumor iOS and macOS are merging but confirms project to ease porting iOS apps to Mac slated for 2019, as some iOS apps “would be great on the Mac”   —  Macs will be able to run some apps written for iPhones and iPads on the next-generation MacOS Mojave software …
Jun 4, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Joan E. Solsman / CNET:
Apple adds browse tab to Apple News to help users find new topics, new channels, and stories from publishers, is adding new sidebar to News and Stocks on iPad   —  Apple is adding a new browse tab and sidebar to its Apple News curation of articles, the company said Monday at its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California.
Jun 4, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
Richard Nieva / CNET:
Apple partners with Adobe for AR file format … Apple is getting more serious about augmented reality.  —  The company on Monday said it's partnering with Adobe on a new file format for AR, called USDZ.  Adobe's Creative Cloud services will support the new format.
Jun 4, 2018, 1:30 PMIn context
Scott Stein / CNET:
Google makes its AR Expeditions available on iOS and Android, with 800 VR and 100 AR experiences   —  I remember using a selfie stick to try out Google's educational vision of AR, and it was impressive.  My son tried it in his school one day, and felt the same way.
May 30, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context
Sean Hollister / CNET:
Valve says Apple revoked its approval of the Steam Link app for iOS due to “business conflicts with app guidelines” and denied Valve's appeal   —  So much for easily playing PC games on your iPhone.  —  If you were hoping to stream PC games from your powerful gaming rig to your iPhone or iPad …
May 24, 2018, 7:25 PMIn context
Abrar Al-Heeti / CNET:
Amazon Map Tracking, which gives live updates of the exact location of packages and their estimated arrival times, is now available for all US deliveries   —  Pinning down the location of your Amazon package should become a whole lot easier with the US rollout of Amazon Map Tracking.
May 23, 2018, 7:40 PMIn context
Alfred Ng / CNET:
Microsoft and Google detail new Spectre and Meltdown flaw, Variant 4, that uses a different method to extract info; Intel says patch coming within weeks   —  Intel said it will soon release updates to fix newly revealed vulnerabilities.  —  Intel has disclosed a new variant of its widespread Spectre …
May 21, 2018, 5:28 PMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
Amazon debuts Marketplace Appstore, to provide 3rd-party tools for pricing, inventory, and advertising to professional sellers, rolling out in North America   —  Amazon is creating another app store, but it's not for consumers.  —  Instead, the online retail giant will for the first time put …
May 21, 2018, 3:17 PMIn context

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