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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo announces it will use Apple Maps to power map and address-related searches, using Apple's MapKit JS framework   —  Apple's MapKit JS has a big, new user  —  DuckDuckGo has spent the last few years making the case that it's the search engine …
Jan 15, 2019, 12:45 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google says it is rolling out RCS messaging support on the Google Fi network available on the Pixel phones, the Moto G6, LG V35, LG G7, and Android One Moto X   —  Alongside faster international LTE data  —  Today, Google is announcing that it's rolling out RCS Chat on the Google Fi network.
Jan 14, 2019, 2:00 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google makes over a dozen announcements for Google Assistant at CES, including Google Assistant Connect for third-party developers and flight check-ins   —  Today, Google is showing off auto-translation on smart display speakers, letting you naturally talk to each other with the speaker acting as the translator automatically.
Jan 8, 2019, 2:50 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google expects Assistant to be on 1B devices by end of Jan., up from 500M last May, says global active users up 4X YoY, and feature phones will get Assistant   —  Active users have quadrupled since last year, but Google won't disclose a concrete number  —  As CES kicks off …
Jan 7, 2019, 9:43 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Amazon SVP Dave Limp talks about company's strategy for Alexa, says 100M+ devices with Alexa on board have been sold to date   —  More than 100 million devices with Alexa on board have been sold.  That's the all-too-rare actual number that Amazon's SVP of devices and services, Dave Limp, revealed to me earlier this week.
Jan 4, 2019, 4:23 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Microsoft Surface Go LTE review: ultra portable, great keyboard, and LTE is very convenient, but the extra $130 is hard to justify and it has poor battery life   —  A little of the future with too much of the past  —  The Surface Go is not a fast computer, but it's familiar.
Dec 19, 2018, 11:00 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
North, an Ontario-based company that makes the $999 Focals AR glasses, acquires the IP and tech behind Intel's canceled Vaunt AR glasses   —  The Focals AR glasses should ship ‘very shortly’  —  North, the company behind the Focals AR glasses, has acquired the “technology portfolio” …
Dec 17, 2018, 11:20 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google expands its parental control app Family Link to Chromebooks, gives Chromebooks with supervised accounts access to Android apps from the Play store   —  The kids can now use Android apps  —  Google has had an app called Family Link for a little over a year now, designed to give parents …
Dec 13, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google rebrands Project Fi to Google Fi and adds support for iPhones, currently in beta, and the “majority” of Android devices   —  Looks like the MVNO is here to stay  —  Three years after it first launched, Google is making its cell service a little more official today.
Nov 28, 2018, 11:08 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Pixel Slate review: nice hardware, including great speakers, but its Chrome OS software is riddled with bugs, and Android app integration still needs work   —  Great hardware undone by a hundred tiny software indignities  —  The tricky thing about Google's new Pixel Slate is that it checks …
Nov 27, 2018, 12:14 PMIn context

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