The Pixel Visual Core is a custom image processing unit built into the Pixel 2 and its bigger brother the Pixel 2 XL. It sits alongside the DSP built into Qualcomm’s processor, allegedly allowing for much better photos to be taken. After all, proprietary ... Read More »
The new Google Home Mini is an awesome baby version of the regular home assistant device, but apparently the pre-release models have a serious issue. Those models were given out at the Google announcement event and they ended up recording everything they heard all the time.
Normally, ... Read More »
The oh-so-controversial Google Pixel 2 has leaked in the flesh. It’s only a development model, as evidenced by the sea of stickers, but it should give us a clear idea of what to expect from the final hardware.
On the back you’ll find a glass panel just like the original, ... Read More »
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Spotify is an online music service that you can listen to on any of your devices, whether you’re at a PC or using your Android or iOS device. It’s a truly cross-platform internet service. So introducing hardware to run Spotify sounds like a strange move, right?
The company may be planning to do ... Read More »
BlackBerry announced yesterday that it will no longer be making its own hardware. This is a move to cut costs and focus on software, where BlackBerry may still see success. This news worried fans of the classic BlackBerry keyboard.
Thankfully, CEO John Chen says ... Read More »
Google Home was announced at Google I/O, promising to change the way you do things around your house. It’s similar to Amazon Echo, able to control aspects of your home just by telling it what to do. It’ll be powered by Google ... Read More »
The Samsung Galaxy Note 6 is rumored to launch sometime in August, and this new rumor goes along with that one. SamMobile says that firmware development has officially begun for the Galaxy Note 6, ... Read More »
Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen a whole series of shake-ups involving Motorola, Lenovo and Google. Now there’s another piece at play. Just weeks after leaving Lenovo, former Motorola CEO Rick Osterloh is headed to Google as a new Senior Vice President who is tasked with leading Google’s new hardware division. Osterloh previously ... Read More »
Sony has announced a new camera sensor that will soon hit the market, and it’s pretty impressive on paper. The company is already the leader in mobile camera sensors, so this new one should be just as great and it’s likely that many manufacturers will adopt it for their high end devices.
The Sony IMX318 ... Read More »