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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
Chris Velazco / Engadget:
iPhone 8 and 8 Plus review: wireless charging works well, great cameras and performance in a familiar design, good for those not ready to forgo home button   —  It's no secret that smartphones have tended to get sleeker and less obtrusive over time.  Screens are growing, but bezels are shrinking.
Sep 19, 2017, 7:35 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Apple increases AppleCare+ costs for Plus iPhones from $129 to $149, and iPhone X to $199   —  Are you eyeing a larger-screened iPhone, like the iPhone X or 8 Plus?  Unfortunately, it'll cost you extra to extend the warranty.  Apple has quietly raised the price of AppleCare+ coverage for bigger iPhones …
Sep 13, 2017, 11:30 PMIn context
Nicole Lee / Engadget:
Instagram enables sharing other people's Stories through direct messages, rolling out globally today on iOS and Android   —  Though Instagram's Stories is already more popular than Snapchat, the photo-sharing service won't stop introducing more ways to share them.
Sep 12, 2017, 10:15 AMIn context

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