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Chris Welch / The Verge:
Google says Assistant users can now compare ride-hailing prices and book a ride from Uber, Lyft, Ola, Grab, Go-Jek, and more   —  But you still need your phone to complete the request  —  After announcing some updates to the Google Assistant user experience yesterday, today Google is rolling …
Oct 4, 2018, 1:10 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
The upcoming Android app mirroring feature in Windows 10 is just the latest step Microsoft has taken to help align Android as the mobile equivalent of Windows   —  Android is the obvious choice for Windows users now  —  Microsoft unveiled a bunch of Surface hardware during a press event in New York City last night.
Oct 4, 2018, 4:45 AMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
LG V40 ThinQ review: 6.4" QuadHD display, 6GB of RAM, Snapdragon 845, available for preorder now for $900+; five camera system is versatile but not high-quality   —  The V40 gives you a camera bag full of lenses in one device  —  All too often, when we evaluate smartphone cameras, we are looking at incremental improvements.
Oct 3, 2018, 5:28 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook confirms it recently increased the grace period to reinstate an account a user chooses to terminate from 14 to 30 days   —  Best to deactivate now if you want your data deleted  —  Facebook recently extended the deletion grace period for terminating your main account from 14 to 30 days, the company confirmed to The Verge.
Oct 3, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Experts say DOJ's suit against California may delay the net neutrality law from taking effect, but isn't likely to stop the state's efforts to protect consumers   —  Experts say the new lawsuit rests on shaky legal ground  —  California just passed the toughest state-level net neutrality law in the nation …
Oct 3, 2018, 8:00 AMIn context
Ashley Carman / The Verge:
Google launches Voice Access, a voice control app for Android to help people with limited mobility navigate their phones   —  Only on Android for now  —  Google's launching a new Android app today that'll help people with mobility and motor impairments control their devices.
Oct 2, 2018, 5:35 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft launches new Surface Studio 2 as the ‘fastest Surface ever’   —  Microsoft first unveiled its all-in-one Surface Studio PC almost two years ago at a press event in New York City.  Today, Microsoft is returning to New York to unveil the second generation of the Surface Studio.
Oct 2, 2018, 5:02 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 6 with a black finish and Intel 8th-gen chips, claims 13.5 hour battery life, 67% faster than predecessor, coming Oct. 16 for $899   —  A new internal design, but still no USB-C  —  Microsoft is refreshing its Surface Pro tablet / laptop hybrid today.
Oct 2, 2018, 4:28 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Caavo unveils $99 Caavo Control Center, a universal remote that uses machine vision, supports Atmos, HDR10, available with a $1.99/month or $20/year service fee   —  It also adds HDR and Atmos support  —  When I reviewed the unique Caavo universal remote system earlier this year …
Oct 1, 2018, 11:25 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
HP unveils Spectre Folio, a 2-in-1 wrapped in leather with a 13.3-inch FHD display, 8th Gen Intel Core CPUs, available today from $1300, LTE variant for $1500   —  The Spectre Folio has a clever 2-in-1 design for different modes  —  HP is trying something different with its latest convertible laptop …
Oct 1, 2018, 10:45 AMIn context

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