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Kate Knibbs / Gizmodo:
Google Cardboard Turns Your Android Into a DIY Virtual Reality Headset   —  Want a virtual reality headset, but can't afford the hefty pricetag on most existing models (or to hold out for the future)?  Google dropped an inexpensive solution today following its I/O keynote: Google Cardboard …
Jun 25, 2014, 3:45 PMIn context
Robert Sorokanich / Gizmodo:
FireFly: Amazon's Fire Phone Can Identify Almost Anything   —  Amazon's new Fire Phone had to be about getting people to buy stuff from Amazon, right?  Of course.  Enter Firefly, which turns the Fire Phone into a sort of universal object scanner that'll recognize books, DVDs, or jars of Nutella, and help you buy them—from Amazon.
Jun 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Leslie Horn / Gizmodo:
SoundCloud, with 300M users, focuses on monetization, considers licensing deals, pre-roll ads   —  How SoundCloud Changed Music Forever  —  Some of the best ideas are also the simplest.  And there are few things more simple than SoundCloud, which in its seven year existence has sneakily become one of the best things online.
Jun 17, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo:
Amazon's Hit List: Which Books Are Screwed, and By How Much   —  As of today, Amazon's crusade against book publisher Hachette is no longer an open secret, it's outright confirmed.  Shipments are being delayed, prices are elevated, and some listings are unavailable altogether.  But how extensive is the fallout?
May 28, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Jamie Condliffe / Gizmodo:
Anyone Can Buy Google Glass Today, Starting Now   —  If you've long lusted over a pair of the world's geekiest glasses, today all your Christmases come at once.  For one day only, Google is allowing any United States resident to buy Glass.  —  The folks at Mountain View still expect …
Apr 15, 2014, 9:30 AMIn context
Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
Nikon Coolpix S810c: Samsung's Galaxy Camera Finally Has Competition   —  An Android-powered point-and-shoot camera sure sounds like the future even if it's yet to be proven, which is why nearly two years after Nikon pushed its first Android experiment into the world, the company is trying again.
Apr 10, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Ashley Feinberg / Gizmodo:
From Sexting to Sacraments: How Mobile Apps Are Taking on Religion   —  At this point, our entire lives could be boiled down into a series of apps.  Schedules, diets, friends, family, play—it's all there in a set of brightly colored, easy-to-digest icons that have come to define the way we see ourselves.
Apr 7, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context
Ashley Feinberg / Gizmodo:
Target turned off function to automatically delete malware, reacted only after DOJ notificaton   —  Target Knew About Its Massive Hack—It Just Didn't Do Anything to Stop It  —  Throughout the total absurdity that's been the aftermath of Target's massive data breach, one question has continued …
Mar 13, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Alissa Walker / Gizmodo:
A look at UCLA's 3420 Boelter Hall, where the first ARPANET node was installed   —  This Is The Room Where The Internet Was Born  —  For something as ubiquitous as the internet today, it certainly isn't easy to find where it all started.  I don't mean historically, I mean logistically …
Mar 10, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Mario Aguilar / Gizmodo:
NYC's Touchscreen Subway Maps Are Finally Here, and They're Amazing   —  New York subway riders first were promised futuristic touchscreen wayfinding maps a year ago.  But the plan to install the futuristic infrastructure stalled as the design team took a step back to improve the hardware.
Feb 13, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context

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