By | Jul 30, 2019 at 4:44 pm
The iPhone XR and Google Pixel 3a are experiencing bumper sales and highlighting just how acute the problems are for Apple and Google's full-price phones in 2019. We take a look behind the numbers to work out why these phones are so attractive to consumers.
By | Jun 18, 2019 at 2:28 pm
Google is officially taking the reins of their own messaging platform by launching Android Chat without help from the networks. User in the UK and France will have access later this month, but we're still waiting to hear about when US users will get the update.
By | Jun 21, 2019 at 6:15 am
Google has announced that it is to no longer produce tablets, with 2018's Pixel Slate now marking the company's swan song. It's been a turbulent few years for Android tablets, and this recent news from Google will do little to assure those that have resisted Apple's dominance.
By | Jun 14, 2019 at 7:07 am
Two big internet researchers dropped new studies within the past few days, and they both make the same point: Way more internet users opt for their smartphones over desktop or laptops when getting on the internet. A growing number are even smartphone-only.
By | Jun 13, 2019 at 1:19 pm
Google has announced the design of their upcoming flagship smartphone, the Pixel 4, early in response to a number of leaks and rumors. Take a look at the design here and check back soon for more updates on this highly anticipated device.
By | Jun 11, 2019 at 10:43 am
Google Chrome may be one of the most popular browsers out there, but it has provoked plenty of ire recently in the way that it handles ad-blocking extensions. Critics have suggested that recent changes to Chrome will make dedicated ad blocking plugins ineffective.
By | Jul 15, 2019 at 4:35 pm
The Google Pixel 4 has been spotted on public transit in London. Take a look at everything we know so far and see what this leak means for the device's future on the market. Plus, what's with all those cameras?
By | Jun 6, 2019 at 2:02 pm
Google has finally unveiled a few key details about their much-anticipated gaming platform, Stadia, including price and included titles. Check out some of the specifics now and keep an eye out on future details coming up around E3.
By | May 22, 2019 at 3:01 pm
Google has updated their business-facing wearable, announcing Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 earlier this week with safety frames and better battery. Take a look at what's new in the upgrade, the history of Google Glass, and whether or not we're ready to finally embrace it.
By | Jul 23, 2019 at 6:55 am
A newly-passed patent has revealed that Google is considering on a new 2-in-1 convertible laptop to rival the Microsoft Surface Book. So, is this new device real? When will it be coming? And will it be any good? We take a look at all the possibilities for this new Google device.
By | Jul 11, 2019 at 9:09 am
Google has been paying contractors to listen and transcribe Google Home recordings of completely unaware users. One of the contractors decided to blow the whistle to a Dutch-language news site, revealing that some of the conversations are up to a minute long.
By | May 29, 2019 at 9:36 am
Will your smart home device listen to you, but not your girlfriend? She's not the only one being ignored. A recent UN report identified a worrying number of issues relating to sexism in virtual assistants. Here's what they found, why it's happening, and what we can do about it.
By | May 7, 2019 at 4:02 pm
Google's 2019 I/O developer conference opened today with a keynote. The big news is the price of the new mid-tier Pixel phones: The Pixel 3a starts at $399, while the Pixel 3a XL costs $479. A new smart device, Nest Hub Max, will arrive this summer for $229. Here's all the news.
By | May 1, 2019 at 6:47 am
Google's I/O developer conference is coming up next week and, unusually, we're expecting to see a new products launched alongside all of the search giant's latest software. So what will these new hardware products look like? We've gone deep in the rumor mill to find out.
By | Apr 24, 2019 at 5:39 am
The Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) has given Google the greenlight to trial consumer drone deliveries, making it the first company in the US to be allowed to do so. Its drone divison, Wing, will make orders to customers in Virginia, delivering small items such as food and drink