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Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
T-Mobile's Revvl, a $125 phone with Android 7.0 Nougat, fingerprint sensor, 5.5" screen, 13MP camera, 32GB of storage, and more, to launch Thursday   —  T-Mobile's oft-leaked budget smartphone is now official.  The Revvl is launching tomorrow (August 10th) for a mere $125 if paid all at once.
Aug 9, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Maps for Android now displays a graph showing the best time of day to travel to your destination   —  Google is always adding something new to Maps, but not everyone gets the new stuff at the same time.  Right now, it looks like Google has added a nifty travel time graph to directions …
Jul 17, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google adds new features to Home, including ability to play music uploaded to or purchased from Play Music, not just songs from Google's online catalog   —  Google Home launched with a number of missing features, some of which have been addressed.  Not all of them, though.
Jul 12, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Source: Nest working on indoor security camera with 4K resolution for smart digital zoom, priced higher than current cameras at $300, expected end of May   —  Google-owned Nest used to be one of the few companies selling WiFi home security cameras, but now everyone is doing it.
May 22, 2017, 6:50 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google is shutting down Spaces, its experimental group messaging app, on April 17, will make app read-only on March 3   —  After nine months of existence, Google is throwing in the towel on group messaging app Spaces.  It's going read-only on March 3rd and will be completely offline on April 17th.
Feb 24, 2017, 6:45 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
E-mail to OEMs: Google will discontinue Google Now Launcher in the coming weeks   —  Google currently has two launcher apps in the Play Store; Google Now Launcher and Pixel Launcher.  In a few months, there will only be one.  According to an email forwarded to us by a tipster …
Feb 3, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google acknowledges Pixel lens flare issue and is working on an OTA software fix for HDR+   —  The Google Pixel is a great phone—even David likes it, and David does not like things as a rule.  It has the best smartphone camera Google has ever sold, but it's not without its problems.
Oct 26, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Store financing is not exclusive to Pixel, available on any purchase of $149 or more   —  Google is pricing this year's new Pixel phones higher than the nexus devices, but it's also offering financing.  That was previously only available on Project Fi, but that's not the full extent of the expansion.
Oct 4, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Keyboard rolls out major v5.0 update with one-handed mode, adjustable keyboard height, optional key borders, new gestures, more   —  Google Keyboard Gets A Huge Update To v5.0 With One-Handed Mode, Optional Key Borders, New Gestures, And More [APK Download]
May 2, 2016, 6:05 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
OnHub Supports Home Automation Via IFTTT After Latest Software Update   —  The OnHub has been out for more than six months now, and it hasn't evolved much beyond the basic router functionality.  Google promised us smart home features, and now it's starting to happen.  The latest OnHub update added support for IFTTT.
Apr 28, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context

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