1. Three-deal Friday: Father’s Day edition
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-12 at 09:03:18

Three sweet gift deals for Dad, including a laser tape-measure and camo-colored mobile charger.

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2. Inside Apple’s new Upper East Side store (pictures)
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-12 at 06:00:23

The consumer-tech giant is hosting a grand opening for its sixth Manhattan store. Apple built its space inside a 93-year-old Madison Avenue bank building, which includes the original vault remade as a VIP showroom.

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3. Google says it won’t ditch Android One, plans to offer country-specific devices
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-12 at 02:11:29

With less than a million units sold in India, Android One hasn't gotten off to a great start. Google is now looking at ways it can beef up sales of upcoming handsets.

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4. Why Didn’t the Twitter Board Have a Better Plan?
     Published by The Information on 2015-06-12 at 08:31:21

The piece of news that surprised me most yesterday wasn’t that embattled Twitter CEO Dick Costolo was stepping down. It was that Twitter’s first CEO and long-time groupie Jack Dorsey was stepping in.

Costolo and Dorsey would have you think the transi...

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5. Apple’s Latest Product Is Privacy
     Published by Recode on 2015-06-12 at 04:00:33

In effect, privacy itself is now a key product -- and a key marketing point -- for Apple, as much as the Apple Watch or the skinny new MacBook.

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6. Pebble Time pre-orders will be exclusive to Best Buy in the US
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-12 at 08:35:15

Customers will need to order their Pebble Time from Best Buy when pre-orders go live on June 22.  Pebble has announced that the Pebble Time will be available exclusively from Best Buy's website in the US when pre-orders go live on June 22. Customers outsi...

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7. These Are the Sad Remains of the Soviet Space Shuttle Program
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-12 at 07:45:00

Russian photographer and urban explorer Ralph Mirebs just published one of the saddest photoseries on space exploration. He managed to get inside an abandoned hangar at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, where two Burans—the prototype space shuttles of the Russia...

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8. Microsoft Moonraker was Nokia’s smartwatch before it was killed
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-12 at 03:59:25

While Apple was working on its Watch, Nokia had its own ideas about smartwatches. Sources familiar with Nokia's plans tell The Verge that the Finnish company was developing a "Moonraker" smartwatch that leveraged many of the aesthetics of th...

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9. This Incredible Wheelchair Can Climb Stairs Like a Tank
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-12 at 09:05:00

Technology has been making wheelchairs more convenient
  and easier to use, but this crazy amazing model that actually scales staircases is a metaphorical mic drop.Read more...

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10. A Masked Vigilante Dubbed ‘Bromley Batman’ Is Saving London’s Streets
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-12 at 04:00:00

He’s not the hero that Bromley deserves, but could he be the hero that Bromley needs right now. A masked vigilante has been spotted in South London standing up for the little guy and fighting off muggers.Read more...

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12. Snoop Dogg has 420 reasons he’d be a great Twitter CEO
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-12 at 03:20:07

After the news that Dick Costolo is stepping down as CEO of Twitter, the hunt is on to find his replacement and so far, there's only one viable candidate: Snoop D-O-double-G.
Snoop Dogg himself made the suggestion that he should become Twitter...

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13. ASUS reportedly looking to buy HTC
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-12 at 03:00:42

ASUS Chairman Johnny Shih is reportedly interested in acquiring fellow Taiwanese manufacturer HTC.  Talking to Reuters, Chief Financial Officer David Chang said that the subject was broached internally

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14. Projecting crying babies onto pollution is a great way to sell air purifiers
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-12 at 05:51:06

Pollution in China is a very real, very serious problem, with around 750,000 people thought to die prematurely each year because of it, with most of these caused by air pollution, both outside and indoors. It's a scary figure, but a Chinese fi...

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15. Apple’s Support of Ad Blocking May Upend How the Web Works
     Published by Wired on 2015-06-12 at 05:00:07

Apple will now allow developers to create mobile ad blocking software for Safari in iOS 9. The company may be trying to kill the freedom of the web. 
The post Apple’s Support of Ad Blocking May Upend How the Web Works appeared first on WIRED.

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16. Virtual reality Star Wars experiences are coming this year
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-12 at 09:13:33

Did you feel that? That great disturbance in the Force? It's as if millions of voices suddenly cried out not in terror, but from sheer joy.
There is a lot of excitement about the upcoming Star Wars franchise refresh, but Lucasfilm, Skywalke...

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17. Who Is the Music Industry, Anyway?
     Published by Recode on 2015-06-12 at 06:00:18

It's no longer just "the labels," and possibly never was.

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18. Check out Twitter’s elegant new Asia HQ in Singapore
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-12 at 04:24:15

The social media company's new digs sit right at the heart of the island's central business district. Its design is inspired by local culture.

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19. How to Turn Your Phone Into a Dash Cam
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-12 at 08:00:00

There are all kinds of reasons why you might want to set up a dash cam in your car: Everything from settling insurance claims to capturing footage of passing meteorites
 . And if you’re taking your smartphone along for the ride anyway, then you may as w...

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20. See a diver high-five (high-fin?) a great white shark
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-12 at 08:02:07

A diver in the waters off the coast of Guadalupe Island gets out of the cage and exchanges a friendly slap with a massive shark that could easily eat your face.

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