Tag Archive: Home


How to change the default apps on Google Home

Personalize the apps that Google Home uses.

Google Home makes it easy to keep track of your busy life and enjoy some music when you’re relaxing at home. When you’re ready for some music or you want to check up on the news, though, you’ll want to be sure that the default apps are the ones that you want to use. Adjusting default apps is different for each service, but we have the details for you here!

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Yi’s home and action cameras are now available on Amazon India

Yi’s products finally make their debut in India.

You no longer have to go through Chinese resellers to get your hands on Yi Technology’s excellent home and action cameras as the brand is now offering its products directly on Amazon India.

The Xiaomi-backed manufacturer is currently listing two internet-connected home security cameras — a dome camera with a 720p imaging sensor and 360-degree field of view that retails for ₹4,490 and a 180-degree camera with a  [Read More…]

Put some summer magic on your home screen with this theme pack!

Summer is here, and it feels like it will never end.

The days are longer, the days are hotter, and there’s not nearly as much to do when going outside feels like walking into an oven. Summer is about staying cooler and staying entertained, and we can kill two birds with one stone by putting some cool new themes onto our home screens. A new theme can make your phone seem like a brand new toy, no  [Read More…]

6 awesome Google Home commands you may not know

These commands will help you get the most out of Google Home.

Google Home has tons of great features that allow you to keep better track of things. If you aren’t sure what it’s really capable of, or how to use it, then it can be hard to get started. That’s why we collected the six great commands you may not know about. These includes listening to music, checking your schedule, controlling your home, and more. We’ve  [Read More…]

Google Home: Top 10 Tips & Tricks

Get the most from your Google Home by starting with these tips and tricks.

Using Google Home is fun. That’s not unique to just Google Home — telling any computer, no matter what size or shape, to do stuff by talking is fun. And the more you talk to your Google Home the more things you’ll find out about what it does and what it doesn’t do.

Here are some of the cool things you can do  [Read More…]

Google Home and Google Wifi are coming to Australia on July 20

Google Home and Google Wifi are heading to the land Down Under later this week.

After making their debut in the UK, Canada, and France in recent months, Google Home and Google Wifi are heading to Australia next. Both devices will be available in the country starting July 20.

You’ll be able to get a daily news briefing from Fox Sports, ABC NEWS, The Australian, Huffington Post, TechCrunch and Sky News. You can also control your  [Read More…]

How to making the most of an extra-tall home screen on the Galaxy S8 or LG G6

I like my home screens like I like my princes: tall, dark, and handsome.

The tall screens on recent flagships like the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the LG G6 offer up a lot of options for building and theming home screens. You can mix things up and lay your icons and widgets out differently — matter of fact, you sort of have to. Using the same layout on an S8 as you did on a Google Pixel  [Read More…]

These products and services work with Google Home

Which products and services work with Google Home?

Google first introduced Google Home to the world back in May at Google I/O 2016, later revealing the final product alongside the Pixel in October. From everything we’ve seen, Google Home seems primed to eventually link up with any smart device in your home and allow you to control everything with just the sound of your voice.

Google has announced which products and services will be supported at launch,  [Read More…]

Google Home can now play your personalized tunes from Play Music

A new update to Google Home now allows users to play uploaded or purchased playlists via Google Play Music.

How to take advantage of Google Home offers

Google Home Offers let you take advantage of specials to make your home even more awesome.

Google Home brings you a hub that lets you control your connected home, listen to music, and plenty more. Hidden inside of the menu in the Google Home app, you’ll also find a tab called “Offers” filled with special deals that can let you enjoy everything this accessory has to offer at a discount. These include Play Movie rentals for just  [Read More…]