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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...

Huawei Wants In On The Tango AR Smartphone Bandwagon

01/06/2017, Lenovo was first out of the door with a Tango-based augmented reality (AR) smartphone when they launched the Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro last year. Then earlier this week, ASUS also announced their take on the Tango technology by announcing the ASUS ZenFone AR, a...

Google Calendar Can Now Track Your Fitness Goals

01/06/2017, It’s the start of the new year and you know what means – plenty of people making resolutions to get fit! If that’s your goal of 2017 as well, then maybe keeping track of those goals might be a good idea, and the good news is that the folks at...

Google’s Latest Acquisition Will Help Boost Hangouts Call Quality

01/06/2017, Google’s Hangouts has been used for chatting, video conference, and making voice calls. For the most part the quality is decent and is typically good enough to get the job done. However Google thinks that there could be improvements made, which is why...

Google Sued By US Department Of Labor

01/05/2017, You might recall that last year, it was reported that a Google employee had filed a lawsuit against the company for allegedly being too secretive. Of course it wasn’t because the employee planned to leak company secrets, but rather it was because...