Tag Archive: Google


Google announces Stadia gaming platform at GDC 2019

Google has officially announced a new gaming platform at GDC 2019 that looks to bring gamers, developers, and streamers together in one platform. It’s called Stadia and it’s designed to give gamers a seamless experience for jumping into a game no matter what device you want to play on. Built off tests from its not-so-secret Project Stream, Google is aiming to create top-end streaming experience for AAA gaming titles across PCs, tablets, smartphones, Chromecast Ultra or even just  [Read More…]

Google GDC Keynote: How to watch, what to expect

Project Stream finalized, new software partners, and a fun new controller paints a fairly clear picture.

Google has been a part of the Games Developer Conference for years, typically using the event to show off new things it’s doing to help developers make games for Android. Over the last couple of years, the focus has drifted from social gaming to VR/AR experiences and even a really cool way to use Google Maps to build gaming worlds. This  [Read More…]

This rare sale on the Google Home Hub offers over 15% off today only

Watch YouTube, check the weather, voice control smart devices, and more.

Update: BuyDig is offering a two-pack of Google Home Mini speakers for free with purchase of the Google Home Hub at only $ 129! That’s a way better deal than Best Buy’s, but it won’t last much longer either. You’ll need to add the two-pack of speakers separately to your cart to redeem this offer.

The Google Home Hub with Google Assistant is now down  [Read More…]

How to set a music alarm with Google Home or a Google Assistant speaker

I am not a morning person but, you know what makes my mornings better? Waking up to my favorite music. Waking up might be hard, but setting up your music alarm doesn’t have to be. Just follow these simple steps below and you’ll be waking up to your favorite tunes in no time.

First, you’ll need to make sure you have your default music provider set up in the Google Home app. Next just try this command Hey Google set music alarm  [Read More…]

Save up to $400 on the Google Pixel 3 when you buy from Verizon

The best deal for the best phone.

Just go over to Verizon Wireless right now, buy the beautiful Google Pixel 3 smartphone, and save up to $ 400. The savings will be applied over the course of a 24-month billing cycle. If you’re starting a new line, you’ll just have to pay $ 16.67 a month for 24 months instead of $ 33.33 a month, which is how the $ 400 savings accumulates over time. If you’re  [Read More…]

In shuttering Spotlight Stories, Google is losing something truly special

The coolest thing I’ve ever done with my phone isn’t happening anymore.

For me, it started with a little red hat. Seven years ago, Motorola sent me a box with instructions to check out something new from its ATAP group. The box contained something that looked like an elaborate pop-up book, a Moto X 2013, and a little red hat with an NFC tag in it. The hat belonged to a mouse named Pepe, and as soon  [Read More…]

Google makes Android Q developer beta available to Pixel phones

Google has released its first official preview of Android Q for developers, making it available in a beta version. This follows the pattern that has emerged with the last few builds of Android where an early look arrives in the first part of the year well ahead of general release.

In an interesting twist, the Android Q beta is being offered up to all three generations of the Pixel phones. Some had anticipated that Google might try to provide the  [Read More…]

Gmail, YouTube, and other Google services are experiencing an outage

Several Google services are impacted as users are unable to access Gmail, YouTube, Drive, and Play Music.

If you’re unable to send emails in Gmail or upload files to Drive, you’re not alone. Google seems to be experiencing an outage that is affecting several of its services, with the issue affecting customers across the U.S., Canada, Japan, Malaysia and Australia. According to Down Detector, Gmail and YouTube started seeing disruptions at 10PM ET on March 12.

The  [Read More…]

Google says it will unveil ‘future of gaming’ at GDC 2019

What’s Google up to?

Ever since Google announced “Project Stream” in partnership with Ubisoft, gamers everywhere have been clamoring to learn more about the company’s gaming ambitions. Today, Google announced that it would reveal what it considers to be the “future of gaming” at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019 later this month. The corporation has never had a strong gaming presence in the past, so it’ll be interesting to see what happens next week.

There  [Read More…]

Klipsch THE THREE with Google Assistant review

Klipsch has been making speakers for decades and knows its stuff, particularly when it comes to audio quality. Now the American brand has combined its audio prowess with Google Assistant and retro design to deliver The Three with Google Assistant.

Design

Almost every Google Assistant speaker these days is nothing more than plastic and fabric. What do you do if you want something made with more premium materials and a classic design? Enter THE THREE with Google Assistant from Klipsch.

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