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After throttling firefighters, Verizon praises itself for “saving lives”

Enlarge / A firefighter in a Verizon ad touting the carrier's commitment to public safety. (credit: Verizon) Verizon is touting its commitment to firefighters and public safety in a new ad, released weeks after Verizon throttled the Santa Clara County fire department while it was fighting California's largest-ever wildfire. "From coast to coast and everywhere in between, people rely on us to ensure they can communicate when they need it most," Verizon said in an introduction to the new ad. "Our innovations and technology allow first responders to do their jobs. What we do saves lives." The ad, titled "Enabling heroes," received a chilly reception on YouTube , leading Verizon to disable comments and voting on the video. The video is still being panned in a Reddit discussion . Read 11 remaining paragraphs | Comments

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Microsoft’s xCloud brings Xbox gaming to mobile and PC, Netflix-style – Mashable

Mashable Microsoft's xCloud brings Xbox gaming to mobile and PC, Netflix-style Mashable At the annual E3 trade show in June, Microsoft hinted at some kind of streaming service. Now it has a name (albeit a seemingly temporary one): Project xCloud. The service is pretty much what you'd expect if you've been following all the chatter around ... YouTube HTML5 Video Player YouTube Project xCloud: Gaming with you at the center - The Official Microsoft Blog The Official Microsoft Blog - Microsoft all 258 news articles »

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Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 update makes nice with Android – Mashable

Mashable Microsoft's latest Windows 10 update makes nice with Android Mashable Windows Mobile ? That's not really a thing anymore. But with the latest update to Windows, Microsoft is sending a message, that it cares about what kind of smartphone you're using, and it's tweaking Windows to play nice with it. The Windows 10 October ... YouTube HTML5 Video Player YouTube Download Windows 10 Disc Image (ISO File) - Microsoft Microsoft How to get the Windows 10 October 2018 Update - Windows Experience BlogWindows Experience Blog Windows Blog Windows Blog all 494 news articles »

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Google Maps now lets you control music while navigating – Mashable

Mashable Google Maps now lets you control music while navigating Mashable ... 80 regions all over the globe. In Sydney, users get another useful feature: They'll know how full their bus or train is before it arrives. This feature, Google says, will roll out to more cities worldwide "soon." These new features are rolling out ... Maps - Navigate & Explore - Apps on Google Play Google Play all 204 news articles »

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This window art dedicated to the Queen in Westminster Abbey was designed on an iPad – Mashable

Mashable This window art dedicated to the Queen in Westminster Abbey was designed on an iPad Mashable The most recent artistic addition to London's 13th century church, Westminster Abbey, has been made using 21st century technology from California. The stained glass window, a piece of artwork installed in celebration of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II ... David Hockney unveils iPad-designed window at Westminster Abbey The Guardian David Hockney's Portrait of an Artist ( Pool with Two Figures) Christie's The Queen's Window by David Hockney is revealed Westminster Abbey all 58 news articles »

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Apple heard you like iPhones so it put a tiny iPhone in your mobile browser – Mashable

Mashable Apple heard you like iPhones so it put a tiny iPhone in your mobile browser Mashable Apple has launched a microsite for its new iPhone XS and XS Max, and it features a tiny 3D model of said devices which you can rotate simply by tilting your phone left and right. The microsite, located at http://experience.apple/iphone/ (unearthed by ... YouTube HTML5 Video Player YouTube all 2,834 news articles »

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Apple’s iOS 12.1 code hints at new iPads coming in the fall – Mashable

Mashable Apple's iOS 12.1 code hints at new iPads coming in the fall Mashable According to Bloomberg, Apple is likely to launch at least two new iPad Pro devices, one with an 11-inch screen and one with a larger, 12.9-inch screen. And dependable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo recently said the new iPads will have a USB-C instead of ... Steve Troughton-Smith on Twitter: "Face ID has support for landscape orientation (presumably for iPad only), and iOS ... Twitter all 103 news articles »

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There’s no going back now: YouTube fully commits to vertical video with new ad format – Mashable

Mashable There's no going back now: YouTube fully commits to vertical video with new ad format Mashable According to the company, “more than 70 percent of YouTube watch time happens on mobile devices” and because of that YouTube acknowledges “it's important to adapt to their viewing behaviors.” Companies and brands will now have the option to upload ... Gaming - YouTube YouTube Official YouTube Blog: Gaming gets a new home on YouTube Official YouTube Blog all 113 news articles »

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Nest doorbell locks man out of his home after mistaking his Batman shirt for an intruder – Mashable

Mashable Nest doorbell locks man out of his home after mistaking his Batman shirt for an intruder Mashable One of Nest Hello's best features is it's ability to recognize strangers and lock the door, providing its users with a sense of safety and security. Though, this feature recently went awry when a Nest apparently mistook a t-shirt for an intruder. While ... September 17, 2018 - Twitter Twitter all 12 news articles »

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Here’s how to update your iPhone or iPad to iOS 12 – Mashable

Mashable Here's how to update your iPhone or iPad to iOS 12 Mashable The compatibility list this year is pretty wide, dating back to the iPhone 6s, iPad mini 2, and the 6th generation iPod touch. It should also bring improved battery life and speed improvement to some aging devices. In addition to squashing annoying ... YouTube HTML5 Video Player YouTube all 685 news articles »

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