One of the biggest problems with Android phones is the lack of updates from manufacturers. If you buy a Google phone like the new Pixel 2, you’re guaranteed software and security updates for a ... Read More »
The Logitech Circle line of cameras isn’t new, but Logitech is now pushing a new feature to them via an update. The original Logi Circle and the newer wired and wire-free Circle 2 cameras now feature Google Assistant support.
The functionality is limited at this time, but you can ask ... Read More »
With a loyal and growing user base, Instagram is a major player in social media. In the past year, the company has aimed itself to compete heavily with Snapchat, drawing even more users to Instagram Stories than are using Snap Stories. Part of Instagram’s strategy is to frequently introduce new, quirky ... Read More »
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While very few phones have received an update to Android 8.0 Oreo outside of Google’s own lineup, a few manufacturers have offered a beta version of the latest version of Android for their flagships. Nokia is the latest with the release of an Oreo beta for the Read More »
When it comes to triggering a virtual assistant, Google’s hotword has to be the worst. Instead of the easy to say “Alexa” or “Hey Siri,” you have to say the awkward phrase of “OK Google.” While not a big deal, it’s not the most pleasant of hotwords.
While Amazon Alexa came first, Google has been adding features to Assistant at a rapid pace. Google Assistant has long been able to differentiate between different people’s voices on the Google Home. This means that your whole family can use the Home with their own suggestions, accounts, ... Read More »
Now that Oreo is out and running on Google hardware, every manufacturer is working on the update for its flagship devices and every power user is wondering when they’ll get it on their phones.
Instagram Stories allow you to add stickers to your photos or videos, and the latest addition is a poll sticker. Now you can ask for your friend’s opinions and keep track of the results!
When users answer a poll they’ll see the results immediately. If you’ve posted a poll, you ... Read More »
Google Contacts is getting an update, and it brings back one feature people have been asking for. The large photo at the top of a contact is back! We’re glad to see this feature return.
Other features added are quick shortcuts below a contacts name, allowing you to ... Read More »
At Google I/O 2017, the company announced that it would be rolling out an update to Android Wear this fall. Now that the season is upon us, Google has released the beta of the next Android Wear update. The update is largely technical and improves upon API 26, with enhancements to background limits and notification ... Read More »