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Technology Editor — Mashable
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Tech Editor at @Mashable. Dad. Steak enthusiast. My other car is @MashableTech. Instagram/Snapchat: mirrorpete

Hands on with Duo, Google's FaceTime clone

mashable.com — Quick: You want to make a mobile-to-mobile video call. What app do you use? If the first app you thought of was FaceTime, you've perfectly demonstrated a big problem on the Android side.

The New Yorker's Snapchat is mesmerizing

mashable.com — Tapping through my Snapchat stories one afternoon, I was arrested by a rudimentary doodle. "This Week's Cover" it said in neon scrawl. This simple snap was everything I didn't know I needed in my life. Since then, The New Yorker's Snapchat stories have become an obsession for me, a singular piece of high art among a cluttered tweenscape of brands and celebrities.

I thought the Tesla crash might derail self-driving cars. Then I took a ride in one

mashable.com — WASHINGTON, D.C. - I'm sitting in the passenger seat of a modified Audi A7 going about 50 mph on a Washington freeway when the driver - an Audi engineer - takes his hands off the wheel.

'Pokémon Go' on Microsoft HoloLens looks freakin' incredible

mashable.com — If you've played at all (and at this point, who hasn't?), you know that one of its most compelling features is its use of augmented reality (AR). That is, when you try to snatch one of those pesky little Pokémon with a Poké Ball, the creature appears superimposed over the real world, captured in real time by your phone's camera.

Facebook is changing the News Feed again, and publishers should be worried

mashable.com — Facebook announced on Wednesday it was making a significant change to the News Feed, favoring posts shared by friends and family over posts from brands and publishers. That means when you visit Facebook or on the web or on mobile, most of the stories and videos you see will be there because your Facebook friends have shared them, not because a company whose page you once "Liked" posted a story or update.

Looking for a cheap Android phone? Amazon's got a deal for you.

mashable.com — If you're looking for a cheap smartphone, Amazon wants your business. The e-commerce giant is slashing prices on some Android phones, with the cheapest model starting at less than $50. The catches? The discounts only apply to two specific phones, the new, fourth-generation Moto G and the new Blu R1 HD.

Facebook Cover Photos Are Disappearing

How Facebook Tagged Me as a Copyright Violator

mashable.com — I am a copyright violator, and Facebook knows it. At least, I was up until early this morning, when Facebook took action to enforce the copyright on the cover photo I had uploaded the day before.

iPhone 5, iPad Mini and iPad 4 All Coming to China

mashable.com — China is finally getting Apple's latest toys. Apple said today it would begin selling both the iPhone 5, the fourth-generation iPad and the iPad mini in the country in December. The two iPads officially go on sale Dec. 7, although only Wi-Fi versions will be available.

How Facebook Tagged Me as a Copyright Violator

mashable.com — I am a copyright violator, and Facebook knows it. At least, I was up until early this morning, when Facebook took action to enforce the copyright on the cover photo I had uploaded the day before.
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Aug 30, 2016

.@raywongy knows what to expect at IFA this week. I mean, you gotta do ~something~ while you wait for the iPhone 7.  http://mashable.com/2016/08/30/ifa-2016-what-to-expect/ 

Aug 29, 2016

Philips Hue has a motion sensor, giving the system another great way to not work properly.  http://on.mash.to/2bU9cnK  https://t.co/LCXnVBQAqw

Aug 27, 2016

@CarmenTriola We loved having you! Take care and good luck!


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