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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Hands-on with Google Home: nicely designed with good hardware and speakers but lacks Echo-like “Skills” and only has two microphones   —  Look out Alexa, here comes the Google Assistant  —  It's finally here, the smart speaker that Google announced in May at its I/O conference.
Oct 4, 2016, 2:12 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Interviews with Google execs about the “Made by Google” event, which introduced Pixel, Home, DayDream View, and what making hardware means for Google's future   —  The inside story of Google's bold bet on hardware  —  In a nationally televised commercial that premiered last month …
Oct 4, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Swarm debuts Swarm Perks, perks used with virtual coins obtained by checking into businesses; “tens of thousands” of perks are available at launch   —  Foursquare and Swarm are both getting app updates today.  And though it's been a little more than two years since the check …
Sep 13, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Report: Google to release 7-inch Huawei-built Android tablet with 4GB RAM this year   —  Here's something you might not have been expecting: alongside two new phones, it possible that Google will also announce a new 7-inch Android tablet very soon.  According to Evan Blass, it will be released …
Sep 11, 2016, 7:00 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
iPhone 7 hands-on: looks similar to iPhone 6s, Jet Black color is surprisingly grippy, optical zoom camera makes huge difference, new home button is awful   —  The new finishes — and new cameras — make a big difference  —  I just escaped Apple's hectic hands-on area and have some thoughts on the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
Sep 7, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Asus debuts ZenWatch 3, a round Android Wear smartwatch with battery that lasts 2 days and charges to 60% in 15 minutes, coming to US, Germany in Oct. for €229   —  Today at IFA, Asus has announced the ZenWatch 3, a new Android Wear smartwatch.  It jettisons everything that was underwhelming …
Aug 31, 2016, 10:30 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google says links in mobile search results will soon take you to AMP version of page, if available, not the traditional HTML page   —  Google's “Accelerated Mobile Pages,” more commonly known as AMP, are meant to be a reboot of the mobile web.  Designed to fix mobile webpages that suck …
Aug 2, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google demos watch and speaker with Project Soli radar sensors to detect hand gestures   —  “How are you going to interact with an invisible computer?”  —  When you hear a question like that posted in a conference room at a major tech corporation like Google, you expect you're …
May 20, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google announces Allo, a messaging app with smart replies to image and text messages, Google Assistant, Incognito mode, available this summer for iOS, Android   —  Google is announcing a new messaging app today.  It's called Allo and its main feature is a Google assistant that's built right in.
May 18, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google announces Google Home, an always-listening small speaker to compete with Amazon Echo, coming out later this year, price unknown   —  For the past year and a half, the tech world has been recovering from Amazon's surprise announcement of the Echo.  Now, Google is finally doing what everybody wanted it to do: release a competitor.
May 18, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context

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