Friday , October 20 2017

Google Pixelbook hands-on: Great hardware, if the price tag doesn’t put you off

Google just released a ton of new hardware. We’ve got new phones, speakers, earbuds, cameras, and yep, you guessed it, a new laptop. The Google Pixelbook is a 12.3-inch foldable laptop running ChromeOS. It has full support for the Google Play Store too, so you’ll be able to run all …

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Google Assistant pops up on the Google Play Store

Google Assistant, one of the many, many digital companions available, is now accessible via the Google Play Store for the first time. Unfortunately, it looks like its appearance is nothing more than a glorified shortcut for phones that already have Assistant installed, at least for now. Editor’s Pick Google Assistant …

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Stranger Things gets a free 16-bit game ahead of its Season 2 premiere

Stranger Things debuted on Netflix without a lot of fanfare in the summer of 2016, but it quickly turned into a huge mainstream hit. The sci-fi horror-themed series, set in the early 1980s, combined the nostalgic setting from that time with today’s impressive storytelling and production values. Netflix will debut …

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Android Wear section disappears from Google Store, smartwatches “no longer available”

Between all of the new Google product announcements yesterday it was easy to forget about Android Wear. Google didn’t reveal any new smartwatches for its wearables platform at the San Francisco event, though it updated just about everything else. Not only was Android Wear absent from the show, however, but its dedicated section …

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Google Pixel 2 vs. Google Pixel: What’s changed?

If last year’s Pixel and Pixel XL marked a big shift in Google‘s mobile efforts, then this year’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL represent Google’s doubling down on that shift. Make no mistake: both phones are ready to take on the likes of Samsung, LG, and Apple for the …

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Libratone announces “Made for Google” headphones

Amidst the deluge of news coming from the Google conference yesterday, Libratone announced a new line of its Q Adapt products that has been chosen for the “Made for Google” program. Said line of products consists of two updated models: the Q Adapt On-ear, and Q Adapt In-ear USB-C. First up …

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Our first look at the Google Pixel Buds

The Google Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL don’t feature headphone jacks anymore, but to sweeten the pill, Google has a a new pair of wireless earbuds that are powered by Google Assistant. Here is our first look at the Google Pixel Buds! The Pixel Buds follow the premium design …

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Honor 9i with front and rear dual cameras launched in India

In a media event coinciding with Honor’s third anniversary in India, Honor launched its new smartphone in India, the Honor 9i. The Honor 9i is company’s first smartphone to pack in dual cameras on front and rear as well as sport a display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Honor 9i Specifications …

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Yahoo now says all 3 billion of its accounts were impacted in 2013 hack

It’s much worse than we thought. We already knew that 1 billion Yahoo accounts were impacted by a 2013 hack, but new evidence places that number is much, much higher. Yahoo is now sending out a notice that all 3 billion of its accounts were impacted by the breach. Yahoo …

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Google Home Mini and Max hands-on: New form factors, same intelligence

The Google Home has been around for just about a year now, and it seems Google is ready to make the family just a little bit bigger. At today’s Made by Google event, the company unveiled two new Google Home speakers, the Google Home Mini and Google Home Max. Both …

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