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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google Assistant is coming to smart speakers from a variety of companies this summer, including speakers with displays from JBL, Lenovo, LG, and Sony   —  Google Assistant is coming to a ton of speakers, some with their own screens  —  If Google's gigantic “Hey Google” …
Jan 8, 2018, 8:40 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google patches Wi-Fi KRACK flaw in Android, adds new saturated color display option in Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, releases fix for Pixel 2 “clicking” noise   —  It's also fixing the clicking problem on the Pixel 2  —  The regular, monthly patches for the Pixel are one of the main reasons …
Nov 6, 2017, 11:45 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google ‘actively investigating’ reports of Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in   —  Bad to worse  —  Over the weekend, people with review units of the Pixel 2 XL began noticing a problem.  No, not the already-known issues of muddy color and grainy textures when viewed in low-light, but one that's potentially more worrisome: screen burn-in.
Oct 22, 2017, 10:14 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Pixel 2 and 2 XL review: amazing camera and good speakers, represents the best Android experience, but design lacks flair and it has no headphone jack   —  Sharp shooter  —  Without fail, every person who has picked up the Pixel 2 XL has said virtually the same thing: “It feels like it's made out of plastic.”
Oct 17, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
First look at Google Home Mini and Max: both sound good, no distortion with full volume on Max, which has impressive wake word detection even over loud music   —  Smart speakers that do the obvious things  —  Not 10 minutes after Amazon's surprise announcement of new Echo devices last week …
Oct 5, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Pixelbook hands-on: incredibly well-built, fanless even with i7 option, large bezels; pen doesn't require Bluetooth pairing; Android app support still lacking   —  Google has made a very nice, pretty expensive laptop  —  Chromebooks mostly exist in two camps.
Oct 4, 2017, 4:25 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Interview with Google SVP of hardware Rick Osterloh on HTC acquisition, Google's smartphone plans, and integrating software and hardware   —  Rick Osterloh has been on the job as the senior vice president of hardware at Google for just over 17 months now.  In that time, he's had to repeatedly answer …
Oct 4, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Interview with Sundar Pichai on AI and how it's used in Google products, like its Clips camera, Google Maps, and Android   —  ‘We feel huge responsibility’ to get information right  —  Unbeknownst to me, at the very moment on Monday morning when I was asking Google CEO Sundar Pichai …
Oct 4, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Pixel 2 and 2 XL hands-on: solid design with standard internals, amazing camera that supports Motion Photos, AR stickers; Active Edge takes some getting used to   —  A pragmatic design and a promising camera  —  For a majority of the 10 years smartphones have been mainstream, phone makers have been copying each other's designs.
Oct 4, 2017, 2:07 PMIn context

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