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Google Home Max is finally available to order in the US

The Google Home Max smart speaker is finally available for purchase but in very limited quantity and only in the US. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + App Reviews + Hardware … Continue reading

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Google releases new experimental iPhone photography apps: Selfissimo! and Scrubbies

Encouraged by the unexpected success of its excellent Motion Stills app for creating stabilized Live Photos, animated GIFs and more, Google today announced via its Research blog that it’s releasing a pair of new experimental photography apps for iPhone…. Read the rest … Continue reading

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Job listing tips off future Google Home product with a touch screen

A Google job listing may have tipped off the company’s plans to release a newer, higher-end version of Google Home to better compete with Amazon Alexa products like the touch-screen equipped Echo Show. The job listing, posted on LinkedIn, specifically … Continue reading

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Google Launches Two New Experimental Photography Apps on iOS

Google today announced the launch of two new experimental photography apps on iOS, which are designed to allow the company to test technologies like object recognition, person segmentation, stylization algorithms, efficient image encoding and decoding, and more. Called “appsperiments,” the … Continue reading

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Google Home Mini’s Latest Firmware Update Brings Back Some Disabled Touch Controls

Google’s Home Mini smart speaker received an update on Friday that brings back some of the touch-based controls that the company had to disable shortly after its release back in October (via AndroidPolice). Google was forced to turn off the … Continue reading

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Google is working on a new YouTube music service to launch next year

Google is no stranger to music services. Like many things at Google, they have multiple apps performing the same function. On the music front, Google has YouTube Music and Play Music All Access. A new report claims Google is working … Continue reading

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Google pauses ban on apps that use accessibility service legitimately

Early last month Google sent out an email to app developers that use accessibility services for their apps, telling them that they’re cracking down on how the permissions are used. App developers must be able to prove their app is … Continue reading

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Google Drive is killing off the Google Photos tab but you can create a Google Photos folder instead

Google Photos is easily one of the best parts about having a Google account. Unlimited, high-quality backups of your photos and videos (original quality if you have a Pixel), the only downside is the site which doesn’t offer a traditional … Continue reading

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Google Home Mini vs Amazon Echo Dot: It’s the little things

Google Home Mini and Amazon Echo Dot are the two cheapest smart connected speakers on the market. But: which one is the best? (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + App Reviews … Continue reading

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Google Home Mini review: An affordable Assistant

The Google Home Mini is the cheapest way to get Google Assistant into your home. Here are the pros and cons of the little helper! (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + … Continue reading

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