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David Ruddock / Android Police:
Pixel Buds review: gestures and Assistant work well, quick pairing is good when it works, but Translate is janky, subpar comfort, lifeless audio, it's expensive   —  The Pixel Buds mark Google's first foray into personal wireless audio.  I won't make you wait: it's not gone well.  —  THE GOOD
Nov 16, 2017, 12:50 PMIn context
Rita El Khoury / Android Police:
WhatsApp starts rolling-out feature that lets you delete sent messages within 7 minutes   —  Message recalls have been rumored on WhatsApp for months now and every couple of weeks, we got a glimpse of the functionality in a beta version but it was always a false alert and never properly worked.
Oct 27, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
T-Mobile ends unlimited LTE roaming in Canada and Mexico, will limit to 5GB per month starting November 12   —  One of T-Mobile's big “uncarrier” moves was to offer international roaming data to most customers for free.  However, Canada and Mexico were special cases where you'd get full-speed LTE data on most plans.
Oct 14, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Artem Russakovskii / Android Police:
Google rolls out patch to partially fix bug that caused Google Home Minis to repeatedly record, transmit audio to company, says it is working on a long-term fix   —  When the first home assistants were announced, I was excited.  A device I could wake up with a simple hotword that would answer my questions …
Oct 10, 2017, 7:40 PMIn context
Scott Scrivens / Android Police:
New Android Wear 2.0 features can now be delivered through the Play Store, no OTA required   —  Android Wear is entering a potentially critical time.  Wear 2.0 hasn't been received nearly as well as might have been expected, with many observers understandably worrying for its future.
Oct 10, 2017, 6:45 PMIn context
Ryne Hager / Android Police:
Google announces ‘made for Google’ program to certify accessories   —  The focus of today's announcement might have been the new Pixel phones, but Google also had a nice little surprise that accompanied all the hardware-related news.  At the bottom of the blog post for the new Pixel phones …
Oct 4, 2017, 5:45 PMIn context
Jordan Palmer / Android Police:
Google Assistant devices will support Spotify, rolling out over coming weeks for all users   —  Spotify has been making some news lately.  Following on the heels of Google's hardware event today, the music streaming service has announced all users, Free and Premium, can use their voices …
Oct 4, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Jordan Palmer / Android Police:
Google promises minimum of three years of OS and security updates for Pixel 2 phones, after originally promising two years support for Pixel phones   —  If you've been caught up in all of the Pixel news today, then you might have overlooked something in the specs page.
Oct 4, 2017, 3:00 PMIn context
Corbin Davenport / Android Police:
Amazon quietly announces Fire OS 6, based on Android Nougat 7.1.2; the OS will premiere on the 4K Fire TV   —  Amazon's fork of Android is known as Fire OS, and it ships on all of the company's tablets and TV devices.  The current version, Fire OS 5, is getting a bit long in the tooth …
Sep 29, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Genesis / Android Police:
Verizon discontinues its LTE-enabled Wear24 Android Wear smartwatch after just 4 months   —  Verizon announced its very own Android Wear smartwatch earlier this year, powered by its LTE network.  It started selling the Wear24 in May for $300 on contract and $350 without one.
Sep 25, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context

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