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Google rumored to launch a new Pixelbook alongside Pixel 3 this fall w/ thinner bezels

GOOGLE RUMORED TO LAUNCH A NEW PIXELBOOK ALONGSIDE PIXEL 3 THIS FALL W/ THINNER BEZELS

Last year's Pixel launch delivered a lot of new products, and the Pixelbook was one of the most interesting. Today, we're getting word...

Google killing ‘Save to Google' Chrome extension, ‘Saved' site gains Material Theme

GOOGLE KILLING ‘SAVE TO GOOGLE' CHROME EXTENSION, ‘SAVED' SITE GAINS MATERIAL THEME

Unbeknownst to most users, Google has long featured native “Save” functionality to bookmark links and images. First built into Image...

 
 
 
Fuchsia Friday: Respecting user privacy after all

FUCHSIA FRIDAY: RESPECTING USER PRIVACY AFTER ALL

Reports emerged yesterday about the future of Fuchsia OS , including a five-year plan to replace Android. Today, we're going to take...

Waymo autonomously drives one million miles in a month, 25K miles per day

WAYMO AUTONOMOUSLY DRIVES ONE MILLION MILES IN A MONTH, 25K MILES PER DAY

Waymo is set to launch a public ride sharing service later this year, with the pilot program hitting the one year mark last month....

 
 
 
Google's neural networks are translating gibberish into vaguely coherent passages

GOOGLE'S NEURAL NETWORKS ARE TRANSLATING GIBBERISH INTO VAGUELY COHERENT PASSAGES

Back in 2016, Google Translate began leveraging Neural Machine Translation to drastically improve the quality of translations. Just...

Google app 8.13 preps new Assistant ‘Cameo' voice & ‘Family Sharing' as ‘At a glance' exits beta

GOOGLE APP 8.13 PREPS NEW ASSISTANT ‘CAMEO' VOICE & ‘FAMILY SHARING' AS ‘AT A GLANCE' EXITS BETA

The latest version of the Google app is rolling out this morning with a number of in-development features related to Assistant. A new...

 
 
 
YouTube for Android breaks seek bar, tests more personal recommendations under videos

YOUTUBE FOR ANDROID BREAKS SEEK BAR, TESTS MORE PERSONAL RECOMMENDATIONS UNDER VIDEOS

In a recent update to its YouTube app for Android, Google is running more UI tests, as well as breaking some important functionality. more...

Friday 5: How to get the most out of YouTube Music

FRIDAY 5: HOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUTUBE MUSIC

The transition from music streaming services like Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora and even Google Play Music to YouTube Music might seem...

 
 
 
9to5Toys Lunch Break: Google Pixel 2 XL $300 off, ASUS 10-inch Chromebook $250, SanDisk Wireless Flash Drive $23, more

9TO5TOYS LUNCH BREAK: GOOGLE PIXEL 2 XL $300 OFF, ASUS 10-INCH CHROMEBOOK $250, SANDISK WIRELESS FLASH DRIVE $23, MORE

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter...

YouTube CEO notes need for transparency w/ creators, teases update & expansion for Stories

YOUTUBE CEO NOTES NEED FOR TRANSPARENCY W/ CREATORS, TEASES UPDATE & EXPANSION FOR STORIES

Last month, we opined how YouTube could save a lot of creator frustration by just being more transparent , especially in regards to...

 
 
 
Samsung's Galaxy S9 sales lower in Q2 versus Q1, Note 9 to launch early to compensate

SAMSUNG'S GALAXY S9 SALES LOWER IN Q2 VERSUS Q1, NOTE 9 TO LAUNCH EARLY TO COMPENSATE

Samsung's bottom line has been struggling a bit when it comes to smartphones for the past few months. Now, sales figures are showing...

Hangouts Chat on the web updated w/ various Google Material Theme tweaks

HANGOUTS CHAT ON THE WEB UPDATED W/ VARIOUS GOOGLE MATERIAL THEME TWEAKS

Hangouts Chat is Google's Slack competitor for enterprise and businesses. Made available to G Suite accounts earlier this year , Google...

 
 
 
Google, Microsoft, Facebook, & Twitter's Data Transfer Project simplifies switching services

GOOGLE, MICROSOFT, FACEBOOK, & TWITTER'S DATA TRANSFER PROJECT SIMPLIFIES SWITCHING SERVICES

With “ Download Your Data ,” Google allows users to get a copy of their data if they ever want to switch to a different service. Google,...

Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ pick up 480fps super slow-motion video mode in July update

SAMSUNG GALAXY S9/S9+ PICK UP 480FPS SUPER SLOW-MOTION VIDEO MODE IN JULY UPDATE

Samsung is generally not the quickest to delivering monthly security updates, but when they do, it often comes with an extra feature...

 
 
 
AT&T names three more of the dozen cities to get mobile 5G this year

AT&T NAMES THREE MORE OF THE DOZEN CITIES TO GET MOBILE 5G THIS YEAR

AT&T promised in January to launch mobile 5G service in a dozen cities by the end of the year, though without naming any of them at...

Nokia 6.1 Plus goes official w/ Android One, Nokia X6's notched design for Hong Kong

NOKIA 6.1 PLUS GOES OFFICIAL W/ ANDROID ONE, NOKIA X6'S NOTCHED DESIGN FOR HONG KONG

Nokia's partnership with Google on the Android One program has provided a lot of great devices, and this week it's delivering the Nokia...

 
 
 
Samsung's Galaxy S10+ may be the last ‘Plus' device, reportedly being merged with Note line

SAMSUNG'S GALAXY S10+ MAY BE THE LAST ‘PLUS' DEVICE, REPORTEDLY BEING MERGED WITH NOTE LINE

For the past few generations, Samsung has been delivering a larger version of its mainstream flagship. Apparently, though, next year's...

WhatsApp further restricting message forwarding to address the fake news problem

WHATSAPP FURTHER RESTRICTING MESSAGE FORWARDING TO ADDRESS THE FAKE NEWS PROBLEM

In the run-up to the US mid-term elections, we're seeing social media companies making greater efforts to address the problem of fake...

 
 
 
Google Images testing new web interface w/ rounded design & card-based photo viewer

GOOGLE IMAGES TESTING NEW WEB INTERFACE W/ ROUNDED DESIGN & CARD-BASED PHOTO VIEWER

In recent months, Google Images has picked up a number of interfaces tweaks and other functionality changes. The latest sees Image...

Review: How YouTube Music stacks up against Spotify and Pandora

REVIEW: HOW YOUTUBE MUSIC STACKS UP AGAINST SPOTIFY AND PANDORA

YouTube Music, the latest in Google's long history of attempts at breaking into the music streaming market, launched last month in...

 
 
 



Samsung's foldable smartphone may not be called the Galaxy X after all

Samsung's foldable smartphone may not be called the Galaxy X after all

Samsung Galaxy S9 With all information now pointing towards a release in January at CES 2019, Samsung's highly-anticipated foldable smartphone has largely been expected to be... Read more ...

Snap's payment service, Snapcash, is shutting down

Snap's payment service, Snapcash, is shutting down

Snap is closing its peer-to-peer payment service, Snapcash. The feature, which is built into Snapchat, will shut down on August 30. Eagle-eyed teen Ishan Agarwal spotted a... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Watch To Be Available In Two Sizes

Samsung Galaxy Watch To Be Available In Two Sizes

The Samsung Galaxy Watch will be made official along with the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 next month. Samsung will unveil both devices at a Samsung Unpacked press event on the... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 To Feature 4,000 mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 To Feature 4,000 mAh battery

We already know many of the specifications for the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and now we have some details on the handsets battery. It looks like the Galaxy Note 9 battery will... Read more ...

Honor Note 10 Specifications Revealed

Honor Note 10 Specifications Revealed

We have been hearing lots of rumors about the new Honor Note 10 smartphone from Huawei and now it looks like the handsets specifications have been revealed. The device is... Read more ...

Google Offered To Make Changes To Android To EU Regulators In 2017

Google Offered To Make Changes To Android To EU Regulators In 2017

The European Commission recently fined Google $5 billion for its Android OS, the fine is because of the way that Google apparently makes smartphone manufacturers install its... Read more ...

Here Are Some More Samsung Adverts Poking Fun At The iPhone X

Here Are Some More Samsung Adverts Poking Fun At The iPhone X

Last week we saw one of Samsung's new adverts poking fun at Apple's iPhone X, now Samsung has released some more videos. The first video pokes fun at the lack of the headphone... Read more ...

Whats New In iOS 12 Beta 4

Whats New In iOS 12 Beta 4

Apple recently released their new iOS 12 beta 4 software and now we have a video showing off the new features in the latest beta version of iOS 12. In the video below from... Read more ...

Hasbro Unveils Official Overwatch Nerf Blaster

Hasbro Unveils Official Overwatch Nerf Blaster

Nerf guns are fun and if you're a fan of them and also a fan of Blizzard's overwatch, then you'll be very pleased and excited to learn that Hasbro has unveiled an official... Read more ...

Galaxy X: Samsung's Foldable Smartphone Would Likely Have A Mammoth Screen

Galaxy X: Samsung's Foldable Smartphone Would Likely Have A Mammoth Screen

Amidst reports that Samsung is preparing to discontinue the Galaxy Note line in favor of the S-series next year, the idea of the Galaxy X, the company's near-mythical foldable... Read more ...