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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Magic Leap Secures $542M Led By Google For “Lightweight Wearable” Tech That Merges Physical And Digital Worlds   —  It's rare that a company can stay relatively secretive while raising a huge amount of funding, but Florida's Magic Leap has managed that.  The startup, led by CEO Rony Abovitz …
Oct 21, 2014, 8:15 AMIn context
Sharon Profis / CNET:
Apple Pay's speed, security, and timing will help push mobile payments into the mainstream   —  Can a phone replace your wallet?  I went shopping to find out.  —  CNET editor Sharon Profis takes Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal for a test drive and compares the options.
Oct 20, 2014, 9:45 PMIn context
Percy / GreatFire.org:
Report: Chinese authorities conduct “man in the middle” attack on iCloud.com users to harvest their data   —  China collecting Apple iCloud data; attack coincides with launch of new iPhone  —  After previous attacks on Github, Google, Yahoo and Microsoft, the Chinese authorities …
Oct 20, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Liam Spradlin / Android Police:
Check Out Gmail 5.0 For Android And Google's Plan To Handle All Your Email Accounts In One App   —  Google's been updating apps left and right recently to fall in line with its new material design philosophy, and the results have been impressive.  There are a few apps it appears Google's saving …
Oct 20, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Gideon Rosenblatt / Medium:
Google's information processing and Amazon's transaction processing platforms are headed for a collision in the battle to dominate local retail   —  The Google—Amazon Retail Slugfest  —  Two competitors, seemingly in different businesses, now determine the future of shopping.
Oct 19, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Medium:
Inside the nearly decade-old Google Scholar, which is still led by its creator Anurag Acharya   —  The Gentleman Who Made Scholar  —  Ten years after a Google engineer empowered researchers with Scholar, he can't bear to leave it  —  Anurag Acharya is the key inventor of Google Scholar …
Oct 19, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Google's Nexus Player gets FCC approval, right on cue   —  Well, that didn't take long.  Just a couple of days after Google stopped pre-orders of the Nexus Player while it waited for the FCC's all-clear, its Android TV puck has received approval.  There aren't any surprises in the regulatory filing …
Oct 19, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Android Exec Says Google Will Loosen Reins on Watches, TVs and Cars Over Time   —  Google is taking its versatile Android operating system into new places, like cars and watches and TVs.  As part of that process, it's also severely curtailing the degree to which hardware makers can tinker with the core parts of the software.
Oct 18, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
Liam Spradlin / Android Police:
Google stops taking Nexus Player preorders in US Play Store due to lack of FCC certification   —  Google's Nexus Player Hasn't Passed FCC Certification Yet, ‘Out Of Inventory’ On The US Play Store  —  Today was an extremely exciting day for Android fans.  Besides brand new Lollipop preview images coming …
Oct 18, 2014, 12:40 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
After More Than Two Years, Google Finally Releasing New “Pirate Update” To Fight Piracy   —  In August 2012, to stem accusations that it doesn't do enough to fight piracy, Google released what's known as the Pirate Update, a system that penalized sites deemed to be violating copyright laws.
Oct 17, 2014, 8:05 PMIn context

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