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I reviewed the #nexus6 
Phablet. It's the worst word, a word only spoken with an apology — or maybe with a proviso. "I hate saying this word, but it's the only way to describe this thing." But it's just a word. And like...
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Good job +Dieter Bohn! 
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Yes. yes yes yes. YES. +Casey Newton is smart and this is all true.
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Yesterday, for the first time since its creator headed for the hills, we heard an official peep from Google+. Daniel Besbris, who replaced Vic Gundotra as Google’s head of social media, gave an...
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+Jay Wilhelm Not really, that's just a shortcut to the Photos section of G+
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Imagine if you had a time machine that could send you back exactly 13 years. The rules of time travel don’t let you change the past, but they do allow you to ask one question of a single person...
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Gotta say, the only thing that has me on the fence about this device is the fact that they went with ntrig. Not sure how it works compared to a wacom digitizer but as an artist, this is particularly a main selling point. 
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+Jamie Holland You sir, have the eyes of the eagles!
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OK its kind of fun to page through all my old photos in the auto awesome section. +Lisa Brewster
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Good Read, and ultimately agree with a lot of his complaints (hangouts, mediocre camera app, etc). 

Still, it's promising to see where the OS is going, and since a lot of this new stuff is integrated into the core OS/licensed apps (NFC stuff, Launcher inside of Google Search app, etc), it might mean that they'll be included on other devices as well. 

With their current licensing, not even the carriers can strip that stuff out without running into problems. And that makes things exciting.
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+Zach Grabill iSee what you did there. FIFY
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Pretty excited for custom watch faces to finally get official support.
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Google's first update to Android Wear is coming this week, and several more will follow it before the end of the year as Google moves to quickly iterate on its new wearable software platform. In an...
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You sure gotta be excited to post something on G+ out of the blue! Oo
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The Verge Mobile Show is a weekly podcast about the biggest news in mobile technology with Verge editors Dieter Bohn, Chris Ziegler, Vlad Savov, and Dan Seifert.

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Verge mobile show selfie: apparently a new tradition. Moto X.
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Ha. He wants the wood. 
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Congratulations; you're the 2nd top committed Google plus of Minnesota!  I'm behind you at 3rd.  http://www.gplusdata.com/search/state-Minnesota/relationship-Commited/
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Hi Google Plus. I tried to post a thing but apparently it's been like two years and I failed a little bit at first. I don't know how I feel about that. Not bad, I guess.
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+Dieter Bohn the edit menu in Google+ is pretty simple to understand.

I guess that explains why your nexus5 "review" was so embarrassingly pathetic.


If you have so much trouble dealing with simple technology, why on earth is the verge letting you "review" devices?
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    BA English and Philosophy, 1996 - 2000
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