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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google will use location, not country code domains, by default for localizing search results; users can still change the country service in settings   —  google.whatever  —  You've long been able to get localized search results by visiting Google at different domains — like google.com for the US …
Oct 28, 2017, 12:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
As pre-orders open, Apple says iPhone X screen replacement will cost $279, compared to $169 for iPhone 8 Plus; other out-of-warranty repairs will cost $549   —  The iPhone X went on sale today, and with it, Apple released some information about the phone's repair pricing — and like the phone itself, it gets expensive.
Oct 27, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google Assistant adds over 50 kids games and activities for Android and Google Home   —  Google is adding a bunch of new games and activities to the Google Assistant today as a way to keep kids entertained.  The update, which was previewed earlier this month, includes “more than 50 new games …
Oct 24, 2017, 1:22 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
HP updates Spectre 13 laptop with quad-core eighth-generation Intel processors, slimmer bezels, touchscreen, and 4K display; starting at $1,299.99 on October 29   —  The x360 is getting some tweaks, too  —  The Spectre 13 was already HP's flashiest laptop, and today HP is unveiling …
Oct 4, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Apple confirms iPhone 8 and 8 Plus crackling earpiece issue that affects “small number” of devices and says a fix is coming   —  The company acknowledges ‘a small number of cases’  —  Some iPhone 8 owners are running into an issue with the phone's earpiece: when they make a call …
Sep 26, 2017, 8:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Instagram introduces new safety features, including tool to limit who can comment on posts   —  Instagram is launching a handful of new tools today to combat harassment and help its community members.  —  The first of those is much requested: the ability to limit who can comment on your photos.
Sep 26, 2017, 2:02 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Twitter says it will update public policies to include the newsworthiness of tweets that potentially violate rules after Trump threatens North Korea   —  Twitter didn't act to remove President Donald Trump's tweet threatening North Korea in part because it is newsworthy, the company said today.
Sep 25, 2017, 9:40 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Bing starts showing fact checking labels in search results   —  Following Google's lead earlier this year, Bing has added fact checking tags to search results.  —  A fact check label might now appear below results from Snopes, PolitFact, and other fact checking organizations …
Sep 17, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
HP unveils EliteOne 1000, an all-in-one with replaceable screen, starting at $1,259, and two EliteBook laptops with bright displays and slim bezels for $1,379+   —  HP is introducing a new all-in-one today with a pretty uncommon feature: the ability to easily upgrade some of its components, including its screen.
Sep 12, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Indiegogo says it will compel campaigns to provide status of product's development and update backers monthly   —  Indiegogo is making a pair of changes today that are designed to compel crowdfunding campaigns to be clearer with backers about the state of their products.
Sep 7, 2017, 4:05 PMIn context

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