YouTube says it’s pulling support for Amazon Echo Show today, will cut access to YouTube on Amazon FireTV starting Jan. 1; Amazon stops selling new Nest devices (Ben Popper/The Verge)

Ben Popper / The Verge: YouTube says it’s pulling support for Amazon Echo Show today, will cut access to YouTube on Amazon FireTV starting Jan.

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YouTube says it will age-restrict flagged videos that make “inappropriate use of family-friendly characters” to logged-in users 18 or older (Ben Popper/The Verge)

Ben Popper / The Verge: YouTube says it will age-restrict flagged videos that make “inappropriate use of family-friendly characters” to logged-in users 18 or older 

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Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook’s efforts to prevent abuse will cut into future profits as company plans to double employees to police its platform (Ben Popper/The Verge)

Ben Popper / The Verge: Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook’s efforts to prevent abuse will cut into future profits as company plans to double employees to

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YouTube TV debuts standalone app for Android TV and Xbox One devices today, coming to Apple TV, Roku, smart TVs in coming weeks; no plans shared for Amazon app (Ben Popper/The Verge)

Ben Popper / The Verge: YouTube TV debuts standalone app for Android TV and Xbox One devices today, coming to Apple TV, Roku, smart TVs

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Profile of David Hall, CEO and founder of Velodyne, who designed the rotating LIDAR system now used by 13 automakers and at least 22 big tech firms (Ben Popper/The Verge)

Ben Popper / The Verge: Profile of David Hall, CEO and founder of Velodyne, who designed the rotating LIDAR system now used by 13 automakers

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