Amazon’s HQ2 officially lands in Queens and Crystal City; Waymo is launching a driverless car service in December; Apple locks down repairs on modern Macs; get ready for cloud gaming; Pandora applies its music technology to podcasts; and a magic act that’ll make your day.
Amazon selects New York City and Northern Virginia for new headquarters (Amazon DayOne Blog)
Amazon HQ2 decision: Amazon splits prize between Crystal City and New York (The Washington Post)
Pandora brings its Genome technology to podcast recommendations (TechCrunch)
Waymo to Start First Driverless Car Service Next Month (Bloomberg)
Apple confirms its T2 security chip blocks some third-party repairs of new Macs (The Verge)
The Tricky—but Potentially Lucrative—Task of Streaming Videogames (WSJ)
Eric Chien 2018 Fism Grand Prix Magic Act (YouTube)
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