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Twitch expands viewer subscriptions with $9.99/month and $24.99/month tiers, now an opt-in beta for partners (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Twitch expands viewer subscriptions with $9.99/month and $24.99/month tiers, now an opt-in beta for partners  — …

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Facebook updates its Surround 360 camera lineup with two models: a larger x24 and smaller x6, both capable of shooting 8K video, with pricing and available TBD (Nick Statt/The Verge)

Nick Statt / The Verge: Facebook updates its Surround 360 camera lineup with two models: a larger x24 and smaller…

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Spotify brings its half-price student tier to 33 new countries, including Australia, Canada, France, Japan, and New Zealand (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: Spotify brings its half-price student tier to 33 new countries, including Australia, Canada, France, Japan, and…

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UK government report finds failure to collect VAT from Amazon and eBay on some sales cost the government £1B to £1.5B in lost revenue during 2016 (Rajeev Syal/The Guardian)

Rajeev Syal / The Guardian: UK government report finds failure to collect VAT from Amazon and eBay on some sales…

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Microsoft makes its Wunderlist successor, To-Do, available in preview as part of Office 365; Wunderlist will "eventually" be retired (Mary Jo Foley/ZDNet)

Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet: Microsoft makes its Wunderlist successor, To-Do, available in preview as part of Office 365; Wunderlist…

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Sources: Nintendo to launch a mini version of its SNES console in time for Christmas 2017, after the success of its mini NES console (Tom Phillips/Eurogamer.net)

Tom Phillips / Eurogamer.net: Sources: Nintendo to launch a mini version of its SNES console in time for Christmas 2017,…

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How LeEco's efforts to "buy its way into marketshare" in America unraveled, from its attempted Vizio acquisition to its purchase of 49 acres in Santa Clara (Christina Warren/Gizmodo)

Christina Warren / Gizmodo: How LeEco’s efforts to “buy its way into marketshare” in America unraveled, from its attempted Vizio…

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A look at Retina-X and FlexiSpy, spyware companies whose surveillance software is used by ordinary people to tap each other's phones (Motherboard)

Motherboard: A look at Retina-X and FlexiSpy, spyware companies whose surveillance software is used by ordinary people to tap each…

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Sources: home design firm Houzz is raising as much as $500M Series E at a valuation of more than $5B (Fortune)

Fortune: Sources: home design firm Houzz is raising as much as $500M Series E at a valuation of more than…

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Xiaomi announces 5.15-inch Mi 6 with Snapdragon 835, 12MP dual-cameras, 6GB RAM, 3350mAh battery, with no headphone jack, starting at $360 (Sam Byford/The Verge)

Sam Byford / The Verge: Xiaomi announces 5.15-inch Mi 6 with Snapdragon 835, 12MP dual-cameras, 6GB RAM, 3350mAh battery, with…