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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google says it will require close content parity between AMP and original pages beginning February 2018 to discourage publishers from using AMP pages as teasers   —  Google is cracking down on link baiting  —  Google today announced a forthcoming update to its Accelerated Mobile Pages …
Nov 16, 2017, 4:25 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
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google Play says it will cut its take of app subscription revenues from 30% to 15% for users who've subscribed for 1+ year, starting in January 2018   —  From 30 percent to 15 percent  —  Google today announced that it will follow Apple's lead in lowering the amount of money app developers must pay …
Oct 19, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Samsung and Google partner to bring ARCore platform to Samsung devices beyond the Galaxy S8   —  Google and Samsung team up as augmented reality partners to take on Apple  —  Today, Samsung and Google announced a partnership to bring Google's new ARCore framework to Samsung's line of Galaxy smartphones …
Oct 18, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook lets users bring their own photos and videos into its VR hangout app Spaces, where they can now create 3D objects and share them to News Feed   —  Facebook Spaces is getting more interactive and creative  —  Facebook today announced a handful of new features for its virtual reality hangout app Spaces.
Oct 11, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
The Verge:
Facebook debuts $900 Oculus for Business with Rift, Touch controllers, three room sensors, Oculus remote, three Rift Fits, expanded warranty, commercial license   —  Oculus VR now plans on selling its high-end Rift headset to businesses, the company announced today at the Oculus Connect developer conference in San Jose, California.
Oct 11, 2017, 2:13 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google says Pixel 2 and 2 XL customers using Project Fi can use eSIM, requiring no SIM card   —  No SIM card required, so long as you're a Project Fi subscriber  —  You'll be able to use Google's newest smartphones, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, without needing to pop in a SIM card, the company announced today.
Oct 4, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google debuts Home Mini with four LED lights under fabric exterior in three colors, available as $49 preorder, shipping October 19   —  It's a small, stone-shaped smart speaker  —  Google announced a smaller companion to its Google Home smart speaker today, called the Home Mini.
Oct 4, 2017, 12:38 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
An inside look at the development of Microsoft's Xbox One X, including design goals, the Scorpio engine, cooling system, color choices, and impact of 4K   —  An inside look at the development of the Xbox One X, and what it means for the future of console gaming
Oct 3, 2017, 1:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Responding to London license revocation, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in leaked memo to employees says “there is a high cost to a bad reputation”, promises change   —  Uber chief says the company must act with integrity  —  Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi sent a sobering …
Sep 22, 2017, 5:55 PMIn context

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