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Devindra Hardawar / Engadget:
Major features in Windows 10's latest update: OneDrive Files on Demand, MyPeople app to keep in touch with friends via taskbar, mixed reality headset support   —  Microsoft's next major Windows 10 release for 2017, the Fall Creators Update, doesn't make any huge waves.  But you might have gathered that from its name alone.
Oct 17, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Devindra Hardawar / Engadget:
Amazon unveils new waterproof Kindle Oasis with a 7-inch screen and support for Audible audiobooks, available to order now starting at $249.99, ships October 31   —  We called Amazon's last Kindle Oasis “the perfect e-reader for the one percent.”  That still describes the new Oasis, which Amazon is officially unveiling today.
Oct 11, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Engadget:
Amazon's Echo line is now available in India by invitation only and Japan later this year   —  Amazon has been on quite an expansion push with its smart home speaker line recently, but now it's clear that they're increasing more than just the number of Echo devices on the market.
Oct 4, 2017, 12:28 PMIn context
Mallory Locklear / Engadget:
FCC Chairman Pai appoints new CTO, telecom expert Eric Burger, who formerly served as FCC CTO from 2011-2014   —  FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced that Eric Burger would be joining the commission as its new chief technology officer.  He's set to take over the position this month.
Oct 2, 2017, 6:10 PMIn context
Matt Brian / Engadget:
Sony is updating the PlayStation VR headset with integrated headphones and HDR passthrough support, will sell at the same price, availability TBD   —  It's been almost a year since Sony formally entered the virtual reality arena with the launch of the PlayStation VR (PSVR) headset.
Oct 2, 2017, 6:50 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Amazon launches Alexa-powered Echo Spot alarm clock with videoconferencing, as a smaller and more focused alternative to Echo Show, shipping in Dec. for $130   —  Amazon's Alexa-themed event apparently includes Echo speakers for every possible use case under the Sun.
Sep 27, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
SEC announces Cyber Unit to police violations involving distributed ledger tech and ICOs, dark web misconduct, cyber threats to critical market infrastructure   —  It's forming a Cyber Unit dedicated to online financial crimes  —  The US' Securities and Exchange Commission has to deal …
Sep 26, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
David Lumb / Engadget:
Nvidia drops basic Shield TV tier with remote from $200 to $179; available for preorder now, ships on October 18; $200 tier now includes the $60 controller   —  NVIDIA's Shield TV promised to be an Android set-top box for gamers, and in that sense, it delivered.
Sep 21, 2017, 9:20 AMIn context
Jessica Conditt / Engadget:
Microsoft rolls out Minecraft's “Better Together” cross-platform play update for mobile, VR, XBox, and Windows 10, says it will come to Switch later this year   —  The Better Together update brings the biggest set of changes to hit Minecraft in years, expanding the Community Marketplace …
Sep 20, 2017, 4:40 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Amazon updates the Fire HD 10 tablet with a quad-core processor, 1080p display, hands-free Alexa, and cuts the entry-level price of $230 to $150   —  To date, Amazon's devices with hands-free voice control have been decidedly static.  At last, though, they can go where you do.
Sep 19, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context

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