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Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Google details the sunsetting of Talk, SMS removal for Hangouts, and other G Suite changes   —  We heard just yesterday that Google is planning to remove SMS capabilities from Hangouts, and now Google has detailed this change — as well as others — in a new post on its G Suite blog.
Mar 24, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Ben Schoon / 9to5Google:
Samsung unveils its context-aware ‘Bixby’ AI assistant ahead of Galaxy S8 launch   —  We're barely a week away from the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and among the phone's unique hardware features, Samsung is also looking to introduce some new software tricks, spearheaded by the Bixby AI assistant.
Mar 20, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Ben Schoon / 9to5Google:
TCL debuts $549 BlackBerry KeyOne with hardware keyboard, Snapdragon 625, 4.5-inch 1620x1080 display, and Android 7.1; phone ships “as early as” April   —  BlackBerry's “hail mary” just went official, the BlackBerry “KeyOne.”  Previously referred to as the “Mercury,” …
Feb 25, 2017, 2:10 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google's Project Fi starts testing Voice over LTE support for a subset of its users, does not announce timeframe for a roll out to all users   —  Resulting in quality and usability improvements, Voice over LTE allows calls to be made and received over data networks.
Feb 21, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Hands-on pics and specs of LG G6 leak: always-on display, Snapdragon 821, 4GB of RAM, base 32GB of expandable storage, and a 3,200 mAh battery   —  The LG G6 is far from being a secret at this point, with LG itself going as far as to confirm its ‘FullVision’ 18:9 5.7-inch display …
Feb 17, 2017, 9:05 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Instant Tethering, which lets Google devices seamlessly share cellular data connections, is now officially available to select Pixel and Nexus devices   —  First spotted in testing last month, Instant Tethering automatically and seamlessly shares a cellular data connection through Wi-Fi.
Feb 12, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
With Chrome 57, Progressive Web Apps will appear in Android's app drawer, settings, more   —  The ambitious goal behind Progressive Web Apps is to allow websites to have the same capabilities and features as a native app, but without the initial download.  Google has been a heavy backer …
Feb 3, 2017, 5:55 AMIn context
Chance Miller / 9to5Google:
Google to shut down Hands Free payment service on February 8, shifting efforts toward Android Pay, after piloting it since March 2016   —  Google announced to users today that it is shutting down its Hands Free payment service on February 8th.  The feature was quietly announced at Google I/O …
Feb 2, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Google I/O 2017 to be held May 17-19 at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California   —  In a somewhat non-traditional manner, Google has today made official the dates and location for Google I/O 2017.  This year's developer conference will take place, once again …
Jan 25, 2017, 7:50 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google app for Android updated with offline search, will queue offline searches and run them when a connection becomes available   —  One area of focus that Google has been particularly working on for its apps and services has been better offline functionality.
Jan 18, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context

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