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Google Pixel Audio Issue Is Hardware Related

01/16/2017, Over the past few weeks, there have been many reports of Google Pixel handset users noticing static distortion at high volume. It wasn’t immediately clear what was causing this Google Pixel audio issue but there was no denying that this issue was...

Chrome 56 Adds Support For FLAC Playback

01/12/2017, For audiophiles out there, hardware isn’t the only thing that they look at when trying to piece together the perfect sound system. There are things like room acoustics to take into considerable, cables (some believe gold plated cables offer the best...

Android Wear 2.0 Release Likely Next Month

01/12/2017, Google was initially supposed to release Android Wear 2.0 in the fall last year but the company decided to delay it because it wanted to polish things up a bit. Google said back then that it would release Android Wear 2.0 early in 2017. It appears that we...

Alphabet’s Solar-Powered Drone Project Is No More

01/11/2017, You might recall that several years ago, Google (before they were known as Alphabet) had plans for a solar-powered drone. This was following their acquisition of drone company Titan in which Google then integrated the team into its Google X division, a...

Android 7.1.1 For Nexus 6 Causing Speakerphone Echo

01/11/2017, As much as we would love that updates to devices will always be perfect, that is unfortunately not the case. According to multiple user reports, it seems that the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update to the Nexus 6 is causing some issues. To be more specific, it...

Google Assistant Can Now Be Used To Take Screenshots

01/11/2017, The measure of how useful a voice assistant platform is depends on the number of things it can do, or at least that’s one of the ways to measure its usefulness. This is why Amazon’s Alexa is quickly gaining steam thanks to it being constantly updated...

Latest Android Distribution Figures See Froyo Dropped From The List

01/10/2017, For the past few years with Android distribution figures released every month by Google, Android 2.2 Froyo has never failed to make an appearance, although its contribution to the overall picture is but a fraction. However with January 2017’s stats, it...

Google Confirms Updates To Google Voice Are Coming

01/09/2017, Given that there are so many different VoIP services in the market at the moment, especially with messenger apps like WhatsApp introducing such services to their platform, we guess it is understandable if you might have forgotten about Google Voice, the...

Keyboard Input Could Be Coming To Google Assistant

01/08/2017, One of the ways of interacting with Google Assistant on your Pixel device is through voice. However Google Assistant also lives in Google’s Allo messenger app, in which you interact with the AI using the keyboard. Now it looks like soon you could use...

Google Assistant On Android TV Supports Continuous Conversations

01/08/2017, When you talk with friends, everytime you want to bring up a topic you don’t have to go “Hey <name>” because that would be weird, right? This is why sometimes using voice assistant platforms like Google Assistant or Siri might be weird because...

Google Welcomes More Devices To Its Daydream Family

01/08/2017, Google introduced its new Daydream virtual reality platform last year. Its Pixel smartphones were the first Daydream-ready smartphones that were launched late last year alongside the Daydream View virtual reality headset. Other manufacturers will be able...

ZTE To Launch Android Wear Smartwatch Later This Year

01/06/2017, Just about every smartphone manufacturer you can think of has launched a smartwatch of their own. There is Apple, Samsung, LG, Motorola (and by extension Lenovo), Huawei, and Xiaomi, just to name a few. So actually what would be weird is if some OEMs were...