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Ben Schoon / 9to5Google:
Some Pixel 2 XL owners report the edges of touchscreen are unresponsive to touch input; Google says it's investigating, will address it in upcoming OTA update   —  The Google Pixel 2 XL is a fantastic smartphone, but the issues with it just keep rolling in, specifically relating to the display.
Nov 13, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google says Chrome will start blocking malicious auto-redirects in version 64, rolling out over the coming months   —  In recent versions, Chrome has implmented various measures to increase security and ensure a good user experience, like preventing content from autoplaying.
Nov 8, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google brings Science Journal data monitoring app to iOS and redesigns it to improve note taking   —  Last year, Google released a nifty Science Journal app that takes advantage of the sensors in your Android device to capture various scientific readings.  Google has now redesigned the app …
Oct 25, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google Fiber will launch in San Antonio and Louisville without the traditional TV add-on; company says change does not apply to existing markets   —  Late last year, Google Fiber halted future deployment and in July lost its latest CEO after only five months.
Oct 5, 2017, 11:30 PMIn context
Justin Duino / 9to5Google:
Google Pixel 2 specs: 5-inch display, IP67 water resistant, Snapdragon 835, more   —  Google officially unveiled the Pixel 2 this morning but it was quickly overshadowed by the Pixel 2 XL.  While the latter features many of the same features as the Pixel 2, this handset isn't much of a step up compared to last year's model.
Oct 4, 2017, 1:28 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Android One launches in the US with Moto X4, available on Project Fi at $399   —  Back in June, Project Fi unceremoniously announced via Twitter that a mid-tier device that supports Google's MVNO service would be coming soon.  This was in line with our reporting from earlier in the year …
Sep 20, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Joe Maring / 9to5Google:
YouTube starts rolling out HDR video support to Android app, available on Google Pixel, Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note8, LG V30, and Sony Xperia XZ Premium   —  Update (2:18 PM PT) — Since originally publishing this article, Google has also started to push out HDR YouTube support for the Google Pixel, LG V30, and Sony Xperia XZ Premium.
Sep 9, 2017, 11:15 PMIn context
Joe Maring / 9to5Google:
Samsung debuts $199 Gear Fit2 Pro fitness tracker with built-in GPS and Gear Sport smartwatch with round 1.2" AMOLED screen and Tizen UI, pricing TBD   —  Samsung held a press conference in Berlin today ahead of the official opening of IFA 2017, and unveiled its two new wearables that we've …
Aug 30, 2017, 12:20 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google to offer Play Protect branding for phones and tablets that follow Android security requirements, calling them “Certified Android devices”   —  To feature the Play Store and run Google's first-party apps, Android manufacturers have always had to meet certain requirements.
Aug 28, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
APK teardown shows Google may be developing Assistant-equipped headphones codenamed Bisto   —  The latest beta of the Google app is rolling out today and it reveals a great deal of new information about “Bisto.”  References to a new device type emerged with version 7.0 in April and only returned earlier this month to the app.
Aug 22, 2017, 11:50 PMIn context

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