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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Facebook debuts new blocking features and verified badges in Messenger and says Groups repeatedly sharing misinformation will reach fewer people in News Feed   —  Facebook is announcing a handful of updates today that are designed to reduce the reach of harmful content across its platform.
Apr 10, 2019, 1:15 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Spotify says it will begin to personalize some of its human-curated playlists   —  Spotify is starting to algorithmically personalize some of its curated playlists, making a major change to how people discover music on the streaming service.  —  Spotify is already known for having …
Mar 27, 2019, 4:05 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Report: Snap reached settlements with 3+ women in 2018 who alleged discrimination after layoffs; one round eliminated only women from growth and design teams   —  Snap reached settlements with three women last year who alleged discrimination at the company after they were laid off, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Mar 6, 2019, 1:45 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Sprint says it will launch its 5G network in May, starting in four US cities, and that the 5G network will be part of Google Fi and not use millimeter wave tech   —  Sprint plans to launch its 5G network this May, starting in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, and Kansas City.
Feb 25, 2019, 12:55 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Verizon launches limited trial of Tech Pack, a mystery box service that sends gadgets to customers for testing and charges them for what they don't return   —  Verizon has launched a mystery box service that delivers gadgets to customers' homes, lets them try the gadgets for two weeks …
Feb 22, 2019, 8:10 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
After Twitter lost monthly active users for the past three quarters, the company will stop disclosing the number from Q2, will report daily active users instead   —  Twitter's monthly user count has fallen for three quarters in a row, so to address the issue, Twitter has decided to stop announcing how many users it keeps losing.
Feb 7, 2019, 9:25 PMIn context
The Verge:
Apple pulls Facebook's enterprise certificates, blocking its ability to distribute internal iOS apps, including early releases of Facebook, Instagram, Messenger   —  Facebook's internal iOS apps simply don't launch anymore  —  Apple has shut down Facebook's ability to distribute internal iOS apps …
Jan 30, 2019, 11:05 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Amazon joins the board of the Zigbee Alliance, which oversees implementation of the Zigbee wireless protocol commonly used in smart home devices   —  It joins the board of the Zigbee Alliance  —  Amazon now has a say in the development of a commonly used smart home standard …
Jan 24, 2019, 5:40 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Review of $349 Nokia 7.1: has a sharp and colorful screen, snappy performance, and fast software updates due to Android One, making for a great value smartphone   —  But what's on the inside matters, too  —  What matters more: how a phone looks or how it performs?
Dec 4, 2018, 8:50 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Raspberry Pi Foundation announces $25 Pi 3 Model A+, with a quad-core 1.4GHz CPU but less RAM and USB ports than the $35 Model B+   —  The $25 Pi 3 Model A+  —  The Raspberry Pi Foundation's goal is to make computing as cheap and accessible as possible, so today, it's introducing …
Nov 15, 2018, 12:20 PMIn context

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