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Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Chrome 56 beta, expected to be released in a week, adds native support for FLAC music format   —  Chrome 56 is currently in the beta channel and should hit stable in about a week.  When released, it will bring support for the FLAC audio codec directly in the browser.
Jan 13, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context
Seth Weintraub / 9to5Google:
Alphabet's Titan high-altitude drone program has been shut down after being rolled into X in late 2015; 50+ employees disperse to other units   —  In 2014, Google bought Titan Aerospace, maker of high altitude, solar-powered drone aircraft.  At the time Google noted, “It's still early days …
Jan 11, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
LG says its next flagship will have 5.7-inch QHD+ 564 PPI display with 18:9 aspect ratio, lower power consumption, and 0.2mm bezels   —  With LG in decline due to its mobile division, the company is attempting a turnaround with its upcoming G6.  In an interesting move, LG Displays has announced …
Jan 10, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Qualcomm inadvertently reveals ASUS ZenFone AR, Tango-enabled and Daydream-ready, and powered by Snapdragon 821   —  Qualcomm has inadvertently published a press release today about the yet-to-be-announced ASUS ZenFone AR.  Billed as the world's first device to be both Tango-enabled and Daydream-ready …
Jan 2, 2017, 11:20 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
‘Ok Google’ hotword support in Android Auto is now enabled for all   —  Following a major update that added a phone optimized experience, Android Auto's next major feature is hotword detection for distraction-free driving.  Some users began spotting the feature earlier in the month, but …
Dec 16, 2016, 3:15 PMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Google debuts version 5 of Duo, with major video quality improvements, simpler signup, bug fixes, and more   —  Google today began pushing out the latest release of its new Duo video calling app, version 5.0.  While Google has become notorious as of late for giving its apps huge version bumps …
Dec 7, 2016, 4:45 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Chrome 55 for Android begins rolling out, letting users download music, video, and web pages for offline viewing on mobile devices   —  Chrome 55 for Mac, Windows, and Linux was a major update that has the browser default to HTML5 in a bid to further kill Flash usage.
Dec 7, 2016, 8:20 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Chrome 55 for desktop starts rolling out, blocking Flash even further by defaulting to HTML5; sites that only support Flash and top 10 sites are exempted   —  Over the past year, Google Chrome has been implementing a multi-phase plan to de-emphasize Adobe Flash.
Dec 3, 2016, 12:30 AMIn context
Ben Schoon / 9to5Google:
Microsoft Office for Android supports Chrome OS, but an Office 365 subscription is required to create, edit or print documents on devices larger than 10.1"   —  Earlier this week we caught word that some Chromebooks with Play Store access were being blocked from downloading Microsoft's Office apps, specifically on the ASUS Flip.
Nov 11, 2016, 5:45 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google says pre-order demand for Pixel phones exceeded expectations, as many face order delays until mid-November   —  While many who pre-ordered the Pixel and Pixel XL from the US Google Store began receiving devices late last week, others are beginning to miss their delivery estimates.
Oct 25, 2016, 5:47 PMIn context

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