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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Report: Google bringing its Android One program for budget smartphones with timely software updates to the US; the first such device is expected before mid-year   —  Google's Android One platform was originally designed to provide low-cost Android devices to developing markets without the stuff …
Jan 18, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google will now let select developers create pre-approved “conversation actions” for Google Home, with all developers getting access “early next year”   —  Actions for the Google Assistant are coming early next year  —  Google is announcing today that it's ready …
Dec 8, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google search app updated with distinct feeds for upcoming appointments and personalized news such as sports and entertainment, on Android now and iOS soon   —  Google Now is splitting in two  —  Google Now launched four years ago with a bold promise: instead of making you search for information you need …
Dec 6, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Any.Do adds real-time sync, integrated calendars, and a personal assistant for select users to its app, available on iOS now and Android soon   —  Plus a calendar and real-time sync  —  Any.do is releasing a powerful new version of its popular to-do app.  Available first on iOS and coming soon …
Nov 18, 2016, 6:35 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
MacBook Pro hands-on: Touch Bar is well-integrated into apps like Mail and Photos, and with a matte finish it's not too bright to be distracting   —  I'm sold on the Touch Bar  —  The new MacBook Pro is here — literally available for preorder today — and I've just tried it.
Oct 27, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google Pixel review: fast and powerful, long battery life, great camera though it lacks optical image stabilization, but dull design, and software needs polish   —  Android by Google  —  Every Android phone has always been a little compromised, and everybody knows it.
Oct 18, 2016, 10:15 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Pixel and Pixel XL hands-on: smoother performance and faster camera than other Android phones, but lack of stereo speakers is not great for VR   —  Hands-on with the Google Phone  —  Here they are, at long last, the Google Phones.  Technically, they're called Pixel and Pixel XL.
Oct 4, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
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

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