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The Google Home Hub is a smart speaker with tablet interface

November 2, 2018

Recipes and other tutorials get a refresh on Google's Home Hub.Image: SCREENSHOT: RACHEL KRAUS/MASHABLE/GOOGLE If you’re excited to even more deeply ingrain a company that didn’t disclose a massive data breach into your life, boy have we got a new product for you! At Google’s hardware event on Tuesday, Rick Osterloh, Google’s SVP of hardware, […]

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Comparing Google Home Hub vs Amazon Echo Show 2 vs Facebook Portal

November 2, 2018

The war for the countertop has begun. Google, Amazon and Facebook all revealed their new smart displays this month. Each hopes to become the center of your Internet of Things-equipped home and a window to your loved ones. The $149 Google Home Hub is a cheap and privacy-safe smart home controller. The $229 Amazon Echo […]

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Googles Pixel phones will soon get mobile Smart Compose in Gmail

October 30, 2018

Google today announced that its Pixel phones will soon get support for Smart Compose in Gmail. Smart Compose automatically finishes your sentences for you as you type, based on what Google knows about how you and others write similar sentences. Smart Compose can also auto-complete addresses for you. Google first launched this feature with its […]

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Waymos self-driving cars hit 10 million miles

October 21, 2018

Alphabet’s self-driving car company Waymo has spent years testing its autonomous vehicles on public roads. What started as a trickle of miles driven each day has exploded in the past few years. And now, the company has hit a new milestone as it prepares to launch 

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What to expect from Googles Pixel 3 event

October 20, 2018

Apple, Amazon and Microsoft have already held their big fall events — and now it’s Google’s turn. Over the past couple of years, the October event has become an increasingly important platform, as the company continues to press into various hardware categories. And really, it’s Google’s last chance to make a big splash ahead of […]

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Googles latest hardware innovation: Price

October 16, 2018

With its latest consumer hardware products, Google’s prices are undercutting Apple, Samsung and Amazon. The search giant just unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, tablet and smart home device, all available at prices well below their direct competitors. Where Apple and Samsung are pushing prices of its latest products even higher, Google is seemingly happy to […]

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Technology doesnt have to be disposable

October 14, 2018

Dust off your old Bose 501 speakers. New devices are coming that will give traditional audio equipment a voice. Amazon recently announced a mess of new Echo devices and among the lot are several small, diminutive add-ons. These models did not have a smart speaker built into the devices but rather turned other speakers into […]

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Google Slides gets real-time automated captions

October 13, 2018

Google is adding an interesting new feature to its Slides presentation tool today that allows you to enable real-time automated captions to your live presentations. That’s a great feature for those who are hard of hearing or deaf, as well as those who understand better when they can read instead of listen. The new feature […]

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The Pixel Slate is a Chrome OS tablet with a detachable keyboard cover

October 10, 2018

It’s official. Google just announced the Pixel Slate, the company’s brand new Chrome OS tablet with a detachable keyboard cover. The device vaguely resembles a Microsoft Surface and toes the line between touchscreen mobile device and laptop. SEE ALSO: Google releases Home Hub, its smart speaker with a tablet interface The Pixel Slate is technically […]

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Google launches Pixel 3 smartphones and Pixel Slate tablet

October 10, 2018

Android-maker bets on dual-camera selfies and AI features such as Super Res Zoom and Top Shot to battle Samsung and Apple Googles new Pixel 3 smartphones attempt to push the computational photography envelope, challenging Samsungs Galaxy S9. As with Pixel 2 XL but shrunk from 6in to 5.5in diagonally, a gain of 0.5in in screen […]

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