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Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Google working on fix for Pixel 2 XL display issues and Pixel 2 “clicking” noise, will roll out software update within weeks; warranty extended to two years   —  Shortly after Google's new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL began shipping, some users noted that the devices seemed to have some... quirks.
Oct 26, 2017, 8:27 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Honolulu passes law, effective Wednesday, allowing police to issue $35 fines for looking at devices while crossing streets on first offense, and $99 on third   —  Hate it when you see people staring at their phones while crossing the street?  You'll like this, then: it's about to be banned by a city for the first time.
Oct 24, 2017, 10:05 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Luxe ends door-to-door valet service in all cities; CEO confirms launch of new service this summer in “the same vein” as Luxe parking garages announced in March   —  Luxe started as a company that promised to make parking in busy cities less awful with an app that summoned blue-jacketed …
Apr 26, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Navdy's smartphone-connected heads-up display for cars starts shipping for $799   —  We got our first glimpse of Navdy's smart heads-up display for cars back in 2014, when the company crowdfunded its way to around two and a half million dollars.  —  Two years and around $26 million …
Oct 25, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Life On Air, developers of Meerkat, pull the app from the App Store to focus on group video chat app Houseparty   —  Remember Meerkat?  It came out of nowhere in early 2015 — a star of SXSW, in particular — and was on everyone's tongue for weeks.  Then came Periscope …
Sep 30, 2016, 7:45 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Amazon announces Twitch Prime with ad-free streaming and other perks for Amazon Prime members; Twitch adds video uploads, loyalty badges, HTML5 support, more   —  Twitch, the video game live-streaming service acquired by Amazon for nearly a billion dollars back in 2014, kicked off …
Sep 30, 2016, 6:05 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Apple acquires another machine learning company: Tuplejump   —  Apple is on a machine learning company buying spree.  After buying Perceptio at the end of 2015 and Turi just a few months ago, Apple has now acquired an India/US-based machine learning team, Tuplejump.
Sep 22, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Flickr to close its photo licensing program Marketplace, says royalties due to users will be paid   —  Two years ago Flickr rolled out Marketplace, a photo licensing service that was meant to help Flickr users get paid by big websites and media properties who wanted to use that user's photos.
Sep 22, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Niantic finally fixes and improves Pokémon Go tracking system, now shows if Pokémon are near Pokéstops with new Nearby feature   —  The “Nearby” tracking system in Pokemon Go — the one that's supposed to let you actually figure out where Pokemon are hiding without walking aimlessly …
Aug 9, 2016, 1:50 PMIn context
Greg Kumparak / TechCrunch:
Smart doorbell startup Ring raises $61.2M series C led by KPCB, reveals sleeker $250 Pro with 1080p camera, additional 5Ghz WiFi, and custom motion zones   —  Ring's new Video Doorbell Pro ditches the battery for more smarts in a smaller package  —  Ring, the folks behind …
Mar 16, 2016, 6:50 PMIn context

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