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Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
Google updates Assistant with developer support for Spanish, Italian, and other languages, ability to recognize implicit requests, more   —  Also, the Nexus Player is back  —  Google has announced a bunch of new updates coming to Assistant today that should make it possible for developers …
Nov 15, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
Kickstarter debuts Drip, a service that lets fans subscribe to their favorite creators, in limited beta; sources says 7 out of 8 top execs have left since July   —  When Kickstarter launched in 2009, there was nothing quite like it: a platform where creators could launch a project with a funding goal …
Nov 15, 2017, 10:20 AMIn context
Dani Deahl / The Verge:
Amazon says it has “no plans to create a free, ad-supported version of Prime Video” following AdAge report   —  An alternate to the $99 subscription  —  Update November 14th, 11:06AM ET: This article was updated to include a statement from Amazon denying the claims.
Nov 14, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
YouTube says it will age-restrict flagged videos that make “inappropriate use of family-friendly characters” to logged-in users 18 or older   —  Videos that violate policy will now be age restricted  —  Earlier this week, a report in The New York Times and a blog post on Medium drew …
Nov 9, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Alphabet says Project Loon balloons in Puerto Rico have delivered internet service to 100K people, nearly 3% of the population   —  The island is still suffering from poor connectivity  —  Alphabet's Project Loon, which last month partnered with AT&T and T-Mobile to bring LTE connectivity …
Nov 9, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Andrew Webster / The Verge:
Hulu comes to the Nintendo Switch in the US, becoming the first major video streaming app available on the console   —  Nintendo's gaming tablet is finally getting some streaming content.  Today, the company revealed its first major media app will be Hulu, which will be available later today.
Nov 9, 2017, 2:30 PMIn context
Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
Warby Parker's app is using face mapping from iPhone X's TrueDepth camera to recommend glasses   —  The iPhone X has only been out for a few days, but we're already seeing people take advantage of the face mapping technology on the phone in numerous ways.  Some, like Animoji karaoke …
Nov 9, 2017, 7:35 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft tests AirDrop-like Near Share feature in latest Windows 10 Insider build for file sharing between Windows 10 PCs via Bluetooth   —  Microsoft is introducing its own version of Apple's AirDrop feature in Windows 10.  The software giant has started testing its “Near Share” …
Nov 9, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Uber partners with NASA for its Elevate flying car project, aims to launch aerial taxis in Los Angeles by 2020   —  Los Angeles will be the third test city, and NASA will provide logistical support  —  Uber's “flying car” project Elevate came whizzing back into view today with a number …
Nov 8, 2017, 6:50 AMIn context
Ashley Carman / The Verge:
Snap says it will start paying top creators over the next year and that it's “neglected the creator community”   —  Snap says it's going to pay top creators, similarly to how YouTube incentivizes people to create videos in exchange for ad revenue.
Nov 7, 2017, 5:55 PMIn context

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