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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Twitter says a customer support employee on their last day of work deactivated Trump's account for 11 minutes   —  For 11 beautiful minutes, the President was off Twitter  —  President Donald Trump's Twitter account, @realdonaldtrump, disappeared from the site for around five beautiful minutes shortly before 7PM ET.
Nov 2, 2017, 9:25 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
Apple's Q4 services revenue hits $8.5B, up 34% YoY, higher than $4.8B iPad and $3.2B “other products” revenue combined   —  Apple announced today that revenue from its services division came in at $8.5 billion in the past quarter, a 34 percent year over year increase.
Nov 2, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context
Sean O'Kane / The Verge:
GoPro to introduce new entry-level camera in 2018 after it reached first profitable quarter in two years in Q3 with $14M in profit on $330M revenue   —  The company secured its first profitable quarter in two years  —  GoPro has spent the last two years laying off employees …
Nov 2, 2017, 7:05 PMIn context
Vlad Savov / The Verge:
HTC debuts U11 Plus: 6" 1440p LCD screen, Snapdragon 835, 3,930mAh battery, IP68 rating, Alexa support; ships November 20 in UK for £699, no plans for US launch   —  Ships with Oreo and more of the good stuff that made the U11 so appealing  —  The HTC U11 has been one of the best …
Nov 2, 2017, 7:10 AMIn context
Ben Popper / The Verge:
Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook's efforts to prevent abuse will cut into future profits as company plans to double employees to police its platform   —  Under fire, the social network plans to spend big on security  —  Facebook was front and center in the news today, testifying before legislators …
Nov 1, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Vlad Savov / The Verge:
Razer Phone: 5.7" 120Hz 1440p display, 8GB RAM, Snapdragon 835, 12MP dual cameras, 4000mAh battery, but no audio jack, Oreo update 2018; ships Nov. 17 for $699   —  Can you actually make an Android phone for gamers?  Aren't they all spec-heavy beasts of incredible processing burden?
Nov 1, 2017, 5:25 PMIn context
Adi Robertson / The Verge:
Google announces Poly 3D object library for ARCore, ARKit, and other VR development platforms   —  Google is opening a new platform called Poly where people can find and distribute virtual and augmented reality objects.  The tool is integrated with Tilt Brush and Blocks …
Nov 1, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Thuy Ong / The Verge:
Amazon adds ARKit support to its iOS app, letting you place select items inside your home using AR   —  Following in Ikea and Target's footsteps  —  Amazon has added an AR component to its app, using Apple's ARKit to let customers place various items in their house virtually before buying them.
Nov 1, 2017, 11:25 AMIn context
Casey Newton / The Verge:
Lawyers from Facebook, Google, Twitter stuck to prepared statements and vague promises during Tues. Senate hearings, and none promised to support Honest Ads act   —  In a high-stakes meeting, lawyers stick to the script  —  A bipartisan group of Senators grilled tech companies today …
Oct 31, 2017, 8:45 PMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Google announces Fast Pair, for Android 6 and higher, which will make Bluetooth pairing easier for devices that support the feature   —  But the convenience depends on accessory makers adopting it  —  Apple users are quickly growing accustomed to effortless wireless pairing between the iPhone …
Oct 31, 2017, 6:35 PMIn context

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