Google CEO Larry Page just put Sundar Pichai in charge of almost everything http://ow.ly/2PDRAM

Final nail in Aereo’s coffin: broadcasters win nationwide preliminary injunction http://ow.ly/2PA8Q6

First ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ trailer leaks online – Marvel planned to debut the Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer during Agents of SHIELD next Tuesday, but apparently that plan isn’t working out. What appears to be the entire trailer has now leaked online, albeit in a fairly poor quality. The trailer shows the full team in action and includes a look at the Hulkbuster armor, a super strange version of “I’ve Got No Strings,” and, of course, Ultron. We can’t imagine that … http://ow.ly/2PwiQ1

Candy, cabs, and socks: using Apple Pay in the real world – Yesterday, Apple released iOS 8.1, and along with it, the company’s new mobile payments service. Apple Pay isn’t the first of its kind, we’ve seen options from Google and others for years. But it is the first one that works natively on the iPhone, and now that we installed it on an iPhone 6 and spent the afternoon trying to find what we could, and couldn’t buy with it. Getting set up on Apple Pay is really easy… http://ow.ly/2Ptonl

Watch a self-driving Audi become ‘the fastest autonomous car on the planet’ http://ow.ly/2PqeQt

Microsoft to launch its wearable fitness band in coming weeks http://ow.ly/2Pniqx

The Verge Playlist: Brian Eno – There was a New Yorker article, published over the summer, explaining how musician-producer Brian Eno allowed randomness to take control of his work, which by now has directly or indirectly touched some of the greatest bands in the popular music canon — he’s produced albums for David Bowie and Talking Heads, and created solo works that are strange little gems of their own. The article went on to argue that certain projects may have been w… http://ow.ly/2PlTqp


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