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YouTube TV service recently went live in 10 cities in the United States and Google has now announced another major expansion of the service, spreading its availability to more areas quite fast. The service has reached 14 new cities in the United States and is now available in 29
Google has just announced that its smart speaker is receiving a software update with an interesting feature for users in the United States and Canada. Starting today, users will be able to use the Google Home as a phone to make voice calls for free, so long as the call recipient
Google has now announced that it is expanding its speech recognition capabilities to support 30 new languages, mostly those in emerging markets in India and Africa. The total number of supported languages are now 119, and the update includes two of Africa's largest languages.
Some of you don't like using Google as a search engine, but many people often use it as its default search engine on both Android and iOS platform. While Google owns Android platform, the company has to pay Apple certain amount of money to remain the default search engine
While Google is still working on fixing the issue with recurring reminders on Android Wear platform, at least some bugs have been patched. Its Assistant app had some issues on the Android Wear platform that have been acknowledged last week and Google has confirmed that
After months of waiting, Google has issued an update for Android Wear 2.0 that was supposed to fix the recurring reminders issue. Although at first the issue looked like it has been fixed, further testing and feedbacks have revealed that there are still problems with it.
Google is having much success with its mobile operating system, but it wants to bring it to more platforms. Android Things is a minimal version of Android, intended to power Internet of Things devices and the first Developer Preview was released at the end of 2016.
There are a few people that we can trust when it comes to leaked information on upcoming products, and Evan Blass is definitely one of them. After AndroidPolice's David Ruddock said that Google might have pushed the release of Android O for Pixel, Blass has managed to get
Google's next mobile operating system Android O was rumoured to arrive either by the end of this month or early next month, but nothing was confirmed. Google Pixel smartphone was expected to be the first device to get the new update, but for unknown reasons, the search giant
Google's DeepMind artificial intelligence division is using one of Blizzard's most popular games to train AI systems. The companies have partnered to utilize Starcraft 2, which they consider a good place to train AI in the areas of memory and learning.
Well, that was quick. Just a day after alleged live images of the Google Pixel 2 smartphone leaked online, first 3D renders of the new smartphone has appeared online. Keep in mind that none of these images are official and there could be some changes made to final version,
Google has recently added its voice-controlled smart speaker to the Preview Program, allowing members of the program to gain access to updates sooner. Today, the same smart speaker has launched in Germany, where it is listed on Google's online store in the country.
Last week, Google's employee confirmed on official Android Wear Help forum that the company is aware of an issue with recurring reminders in Android Wear 2.0 and that the fix is in the works, including a fix for the Time to Leave card, which is related to the first issue.
A Google employee who wrote a manifesto critical of pro-diversity policies has been fired by the company. The manifesto blew up in recent days, primarily attracting negative publicity from those in favor of pro-diversity policies. Its author is now exploring "legal remedies."
Google's Preview Program now includes the Home, a voice-controlled smart speaker. Members of the program will gain access to updates for the product sooner than the rest of the population. You'll be able to try out new features and provide the company with feedback.
Android will no longer treat Google as the default search engine for users in Russia. The latest version of Chrome for the platform now asks users to pick a search engine for the browser. One of the options is Yandex, a popular local competitor that complained about Google.
After seeing what competition released and is preparing for release in the last quarter of 2017, many people don't believe that upcoming Google Pixel 2 models will be good enough to repeat the same success. The main reason for that is due to the lack of bezel-less display
Ahead of Android O, Google has now released a new update for Android smartphones. The latest official set of patches from Google for August is now available for Nexus and Pixel smartphones, but expect other brands to release the firmware for their devices.
If you are interested in Google's smartphones, then you'll be glad to hear that both Pixel smartphones have received official price cut. Not only the price is now lower, but the search giant has also decided to include a free Daydream View VR headset.
Back in 2016, Google reportedly offered $30 billion to Snapchat, but the company rejected the offer, as well as the one from Facebook. They can now be sorry for that, as Google has decided to develop its own app that will compete with Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook.