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James Bamford / Wired:
Edward Snowden is extensively interviewed in Moscow by NSA whistleblower James Bamford   —  Edward Snowden: The Untold Story  —  I am staying at the Hotel Metropol, a whimsical sand-colored monument to pre-revolutionary art nouveau.  Built during the time of Czar Nicholas II …
Aug 13, 2014, 9:15 AMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Meta Watch's Meta M1 premium smartwatch is now available for preorder starting at $249   —  Meta Watch's ‘premium’ smartwatch is now available for pre-order  —  The Meta M1 can be had in a variety of colors and band options  —  Smartwatches are everywhere this year, but with few exceptions …
Aug 8, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Chris Davies / SlashGear:
Pebble Fresh, Hot and Fly limited edition smartwatches land   —  Pebble is getting its Swatch on, with a new trio of limited edition smartwatches - dubbed Fresh, Hot, and Fly - for those who want something more vibrant on their wrist.  The lime green (Fresh), bright pink (Hot), and baby blue …
Aug 5, 2014, 1:45 PMIn context
Ben Woods / The Next Web:
Amazon launches a portal dedicated to customizing and selling 3D-printed products   —  Amazon has introduced a new portal on its site that is designed to bring together and highlight 3D-printed products for sale on the platform.  —  The company said that the marketplace is home to more than …
Jul 28, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Walt Mossberg / Re/code:
Amazon Fire phone: Dynamic Perspective disappointing, Firefly inconsistent, one carrier a drawback, and new features often frustrating   —  Can the Amazon Fire Phone Take on iPhone and Samsung?  —  Ever since Amazon.com got into the hardware business with the first Kindle monochrome e-reader in 2007 …
Jul 22, 2014, 10:30 PMIn context
Neil Hughes / AppleInsider:
Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo: Apple's 5.5-inch ‘iPhone 6’ faces production issues, launch may be pushed to 2015   —  Apple's rumored 5.5-inch “phablet” iPhone model is said to be facing issues with its new in-cell touchscreen panel, as well as color unevenness on the new “iPhone 6” metal casing …
Jul 14, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Lyft will launch in NYC Jul 11, cars can be hailed initially from Brooklyn and Queens but not from Manhattan   —  Lyft Expands Its Car Hailing Service to New York  —  A pink mustache grows in Brooklyn.  Hundreds of them.  —  The colorful facial hair is not the latest Williamsburg trend.
Jul 8, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Stacey Higginbotham / Gigaom:
Sequoia tosses $12M into the maker of the LIFX connected light bulb   —  LIFX, a company making a Wi-Fi enabled, multi-color LED light bulb, has raised $12 million in Series A funding led by Sequoia.  Along with the funding LIFX said its light bulbs, which sell for $99, are now on sale to everyone.
Jun 23, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook Slingshot is much more than a Snapchat clone   —  A new kind of network that feels more like a feed than a messenger  —  At first, Facebook's new ephemeral messaging app, Slingshot, feels like yet another Snapchat clone.  The free app, available now for iPhone and Android …
Jun 17, 2014, 1:45 PMIn context
Rachel Donadio / New York Times:
Google Street Art Project works with rightsholders to compile graffiti images from Street View   —  Google Adds Graffiti to Its Art Portfolio  —  PARIS — There's a portrait of an anonymous Chinese man chiseled into a wall in Shanghai, a colorful mural in Atlanta and black-and-white photographs …
Jun 15, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context

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