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Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Lyft will make default tipping widely available in 2019 and will give drivers default five-star ratings from December if users don't give a rating   —  Lyft is launching another campaign to improve the experience for its drivers, and at least a few of the changes could affect you as a passenger.
Nov 15, 2018, 11:50 AMIn context
Mariella Moon / Engadget:
Twitter's Explore tab starts sorting stories into topic-based sections, such as News, Sports, Fun, and Entertainment, in the US for iOS   —  Twitter has updated its Explore tab for iOS, sorting entries into separate sections depending on their topics.  The platform says it implemented …
Nov 15, 2018, 9:10 AMIn context
Andrew Tarantola / Engadget:
Intel unveils Neural Compute Stick 2 for developing AI algorithms and computer vision systems locally using its Movidius Myriad X AI chip, for $100   —  Ahead of its first AI developers conference in Beijing, Intel has announced it's making the process of imparting intelligence into smart home gadgets …
Nov 14, 2018, 7:55 AMIn context
AJ Dellinger / Engadget:
Snapchat introduces Friendship Profiles highlighting close relationships, custom Bitmoji merchandise, and Bitmoji Stories   —  Snapchat is introducing new Friendship Profiles that will celebrate your relationships with your closest friends.  The feature will dig up some of the highlights …
Nov 13, 2018, 9:35 AMIn context
Kris Holt / Engadget:
Giphy unveils its short-form video platform and showcases the 118 finalist videos from the first Giphy Film Fest, held earlier this week   —  Giphy is again moving beyond the traditional confines of everyone's favorite animated image format, the GIF.  The company is soft launching its video platform Friday …
Nov 9, 2018, 12:30 PMIn context
Rachel England / Engadget:
Facebook expands Facebook Dating, which launched as a test in Colombia in September, to Canada and Thailand   —  Facebook's quest to help singletons find love continues.  After launching its Dating feature in Colombia in September, it's now rolling the service out to Canada and Thailand.
Nov 8, 2018, 11:15 AMIn context
Saqib Shah / Engadget:
Yelp brings Yelp Reservations, its online reservation management service, to Buick Marketplace, the first time the service has been integrated in vehicles   —  Until Buick lets you order coffee and fuel with your voice, you'll have to stick to using your digits.
Nov 2, 2018, 10:25 AMIn context
Nick Summers / Engadget:
Nintendo says it sold 3.19M Switch units in Q2, passing the GameCube's total sales with 22.86M units, and reports profit of ~$274M on revenue of ~$1.96B   —  The Nintendo Switch has overtaken another console in lifetime sales: the GameCube.  The company sold 3.19 million units in the last quarter …
Oct 30, 2018, 7:05 AMIn context
Richard Lai / Engadget:
Qualcomm announces a reference design headset based on its QCC5100 Bluetooth audio chip to make it easier for manufacturers to build Alexa-powered headphones   —  When it comes to adding a voice assistant to a speaker or a pair of headphones, Amazon's Alexa has become the default choice for many OEMs …
Oct 22, 2018, 10:35 PMIn context
Chris Velazco / Engadget:
Phil Schiller talks about the R in iPhone XR and the choices Apple made to make it more appealing to a broader audience   —  The iPhone XR might be the most interesting phone Apple has made in years.  —  Think about it: Apple just released its flagship XS and XS Max to a chorus of positive reviews …
Oct 22, 2018, 10:05 AMIn context

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