Amazon Is Trying to Do (and Sell) Everything by KARL RUSSELL and ASHWIN SESHAGIRI


By KARL RUSSELL and ASHWIN SESHAGIRI

The company’s $13.4 billion deal for Whole Foods is the latest signal of Amazon’s ambitions to have a hold on nearly every facet our lives — like the computer servers that power our favorite websites and the food we eat.

Published: June 15, 2017 at 02:00PM

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An iTunes-Free Way to Back Up Your iPod by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

If you choose not to use Apple’s software to manage your music library, there are still plenty of other options to keep your collection safe.

Published: April 18, 2017 at 02:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/19/technology/personaltech/an-itunes-free-way-to-back-up-your-ipod.html?partner=IFTTT
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Tech Roundup: Paying Up to $500 to Chat With a Live Streamer by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

YouTube’s Super Chat feature gives creators on the video site a new way to make money by charging audience members to have their comments highlighted during live streams.

Published: April 12, 2017 at 02:00PM

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The Apps That Make Keeping Up With Soccer Easier by RORY SMITH


By RORY SMITH

The video-streaming apps Virgin Anywhere and Sky Sports Mobile TV are a boon for a soccer reporter, or a fan.

Published: April 11, 2017 at 02:00PM

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A Chat With a Live Streamer Is Yours, for a Price by LAURA PARKER


By LAURA PARKER

Dedicated video streaming platforms like YouTube and Twitch are looking for ways to sweeten the deal for streamers so they produce more live content.

Published: April 11, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Tech Roundup: Capturing Memories With a Lot of Video Cameras by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

Farhad Manjoo, a technology columnist at The New York Times, is experimenting with setting up his home to resemble the set of a reality television show.

Published: March 28, 2017 at 02:00PM

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