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Artem Russakovskii
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OK, I want need this Escape key of disapproval.

Edit: Here it is http://www.keypop.net/product/lod-look-of-disapproval-keycap.
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+Artem Russakovskii there is also a ~$2.000 gold iron man key cap available on the interwebz... 
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Not sure I like this change, and what's with the weird flower/spinner thing?

But sure, I'll download it because it has a higher version number. And so will you.

Also: https://plus.google.com/+KirillGrouchnikov/posts/godsA7o9Vyd.
 
Another very minor tweak for the What's New section.
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+Artem Russakovskii​ I just saw that same circular loading screen on my Chromecast. The same one as on the side of that image. Definitely new
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And then +HTC fixed my cracked Nexus 9 (https://plus.google.com/+ArtemRussakovskii/posts/idcsAPjBF4u) without somehow charging me after all, and I was all like...

#pixelpushing  
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+Brandon Nunn It's possible, but nobody at any point made any remarks about recognizing my name or any sort of preferential treatment. I was quoted repair charges several times when I called. Maybe different repair centers have different work loads? 
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+The Verge​​'s click baity techniques are finally starting to bite them in the ass (I imagine that's a huge reason for the deterioration of comment upbeatness).

Handling the situation this way is a mistake, of course (IMO), no matter how negative the tone of their comments has gotten. It's a can of worms no site should open. And when they turn them back on, they won't hear the end of it.
 
It was going to happen sooner or later! I wish the site completely shuts down unless they stop licking Apple's boots and learn how to do objective and unbiased journalism. +Artem Russakovskii​
From the very start, community has been at the heart of The Verge — we are unique among almost every major media brand of our size in having a vocal, engaged audience that cares deeply about what...
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Under the leadership of Nilay Patel, The Verge is quickly devolving into a cesspool of mediocre video productions, arrogant click-baity headlines, shitty short-reads, and lacking any real originality or innovation in their content. They used to win Webbys for their investigative, thoughtful videos but now all they can make is these Buzzfeed-esque shorts which are facile, juvenile and completely unstimulating. Joshua Topolsky created something beautiful, and now it's just one to complete SHIT.

/rant
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This is a really great deal on a fantastic UPS.

I've had this model for 3 years now, and I love everything about it. Bought for $160 or so, but Amazon Gold Box deal of the day today has it for under $100.

Tempted to buy more, but I already have two...
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The ones with pure sine wave cost a little more, but will eliminate the issues with some PC power supplies.

There's nothing wrong with the UPS or your PC if you run into that issue... Its just some power supplies aren't compatible with a staircase sine wave vs pure.
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Just got this as a birthday gift the other day from our good friends. Signed by Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, and Anna Gunn.

Love it!
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What a nice detail.
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+Isaac Genesis Lollipop and above. 
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Can someone with a compatible Sony phone upload this to +APK Mirror please?
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+Waza_Be​ you gotta understand something, if I download apk from apkmirror it will get updated from the play store as if I downloaded it from there.
The apk's on Apkmirror are legit and have the original signature so the Play store would update them anyway.
Your excuse about people asking for help because they didn't download the latest version is irrelevant. 
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Just found this in my inbox from about 1.5 months ago.

 I have access to the Android Auto update for Hyundai Sonatas. Any chance you are willing to trade the files for a giveaway win?

The nerve...

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Btw, it will be funny, if this guy actually wins next giveaway:)
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Breaking news, guys. People in Liechtenstein can now download paid apps on the Play Store as of today.

Android developers should expect to get rich enough to retire in no time. 
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+Kojiro Kamex because the Artem's post was sarcastic meaning he didn't think it was big news either. My post was agreeing with him.
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Testing the +Logitech M570 http://amzn.to/1dIp6y5 alongside Anker vertical mouse (https://plus.google.com/+ArtemRussakovskii/posts/QmspAg5XVnL). Both have pluses and minuses, and are very different in usage, obviously.

I've never used a trackball before, and it sure will take some getting used to, but I can already see a lot of resemblance to a laptop touchpad and the Adesso HTPC keyboard I had for a few years (so actually, I guess yeah, I did use the trackball before, I lied).

The problem is how hard it is to perform precise movements with the trackball. I don't know if I'd ever be able to be efficient at it.

I keep switching between my regular mouse and these two, and so far, there's no clear winner. Things are much slower and less intuitive with these two, which is expected, but the main problem is I'm not sure my wrist pain is shrinking at all, if not getting worse because of more strain on the wrist in general. More pressure needed to press the buttons on the vertical mouse and move the cursor more accurately and the trackball is another story entirely - thumb strain and overall awkwardness of figuring out where to put my wrist to reach all the pieces comfortably.

Where's the telepathic mouse already?
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+Yakup Köfte Just for Lollipop devices, man... :/
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  • Android Police
    Founder, 2010 - present
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    Founder, 2014 - present
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    Android Developer, 2010 - 2012
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    Web Engineer, 2008 - 2010
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Davis, CA - Kharkov, Ukraine
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Founder of AndroidPolice.com
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  • University of California, Davis
    Computer Science, Russian double major, 2001 - 2006
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