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Richard Lawler / Engadget:
AT&T says it has restored service to 60% of Puerto Rico's population, launches limited LTE connectivity in remote areas in partnership with Project Loon   —  About a month after Hurricane Maria's devastating landfall on Puerto Rico, and a couple of weeks after the FCC gave clearance …
Oct 20, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
Alex Heath / Business Insider:
Sources: Google was interested in buying Snap for $30B+ in early 2016, around Snap's Series F; source says Snap talked with Google about buyout just before IPO   —  We keep hearing that Google floated an offer of at least $30 billion to buy Snap in early 2016.
Aug 3, 2017, 3:05 PMIn context
Joe Rossignol / MacRumors:
YouTube for iOS Now Supports Google Cardboard   —  YouTube for iOS has been updated today with Google Cardboard support, allowing for all videos to be watched in VR mode on iPhone.  The functionality was previously limited to the YouTube app on Android smartphones since November 2015.
May 17, 2016, 12:55 AMIn context
Adrian Lee / Maclean's:
Geoffrey Hinton, the “godfather of neural networks” on the importance of AlphaGo's use of intuition, why humans shouldn't fear AI, and what AI can take on next   —  The meaning of AlphaGo, the AI program that beat a Go champ  —  In the right circles, it had all the buzz …
Mar 21, 2016, 12:35 AMIn context
Drew Olanoff / TechCrunch:
Jessica Verrilli returns to Twitter as senior director of corporate development and strategy after leaving for Google Ventures five months ago   —  Jessica Verrilli Returns To Twitter After Short Stint At Google Ventures  —  A familiar face is returning to Twitter.
Oct 29, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google partners with Silent Circle, the makers of privacy-focused Blackphone, and eight carriers on its Android for Work program   —  Google Adds 8 Carriers To Its Android For Work Partner Ecosystem  —  Google's Android for Work program makes it easier for businesses to allow their employees …
Jul 30, 2015, 8:45 PMIn context
Tom Fairless / Wall Street Journal:
Internal policy document reveals EU is considering creating a powerful new regulator to oversee Internet platforms, many of which are US-based   —  EU Considers Creating Powerful Regulator to Oversee Web Platforms  —  New body would oversee a swath of mainly U.S.-based Internet companies
Apr 23, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Tim-o-tato / Droid Life:
LG G Watch R Now Available on Google Play for $299.99   —  Google has made the G Watch R from LG available through Google Play this morning, priced at $299.99.  LG's next Android Wear-powered smartwatch features a full circle display, as well as a Snapdragon 400 processor.
Nov 6, 2014, 9:10 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Launches Managed Service For Running Docker-Based Applications On Its Cloud Platform   —  Google today announced the alpha launch of Google Container Engine, a new managed service for building and running Docker container-based applications on its cloud platform.
Nov 4, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Josh Ong / The Next Web:
Former Google Maps architect launches PlaceUs, an iPhone app for smart location sharing   —  Alohar Mobile, the location startup led by ex-Google Maps architect Sam Liang, today launched a new iPhone app called PlaceUs that tries to add contextual intelligence to location sharing.
Jul 23, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context

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