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Google purchased a company that turns displays into speakers

Is this a sign of things to come on the Pixel 3?

Right ahead of the Pixel 2‘s unveiling last fall, it was announced that Google purchased a heap of smartphone engineers from HTC to spearhead smartphone projects for the coming years. According to a report from Bloomberg, Google made another purchase about a month before this for UK-based company Redux.

If you haven’t heard of Redux, you’re not alone. The company hasn’t actually released any consumer-facing  [Read More…]

Movies purchased via Google Play have extra content in Movies Anywhere

Get ready for more behind-the-scenes and bloopers.

When Movies Anywhere launched this past October, it came as a true godsend for those with extensive digital libraries sprawled across multiple platforms. Being able to store and watch all your movies from Google Play, iTunes, Amazon, and Vudu in one location is still pretty magical, but it looks like there’s an extra benefit for titles purchased on Google Play Movies that we didn’t notice until now.

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Google Home will now play your uploaded and purchased music on Google Play Music

One of Google Play Music’s best features has finally come to Google Home.

Google Play Music is one of the few online music services that allows you to mix your personal uploaded and purchased music with a subscription library with millions and millions of songs. However, when Google Play Music launched on Google Home when the little air freshener lookalike debuted, you could cast any music you wanted to the speaker, but if you asked Google Assistant for your  [Read More…]

Get $50 off a Huawei Watch when purchased with a Nexus 6P

How about a shiny new Huawei Watch to go along with your new Nexus 6P? If that sounds enticing, Huawei is now offering buyers $ 50 off a new Huawei Watch when purchased alongside the Nexus 6P from Huawei’s online store.

The Amazon Echo speaker can now also be purchased from Staples.com

People who want to purchase the Amazon Echo connected speaker now have another option besides Amazon itself. It is now for sale on the Staples website for the same price of $ 179.99.

Moto E now shipping to U.S. buyers who purchased from Motorola website

The Moto E has been on sale for a short time now in the U.S., and those who put in their order early with Motorola are starting to receive their devices. We’ve just received our own $ 129 piece of Moto goodness after ordering on day one, and those who did the same should be getting theirs in short order as well. If you’ve been holding off on picking one up for yourself you can still  [Read More…]

Gowalla confirms it’s been purchased by Facebook, will allow you to export data

Gowalla

Check-in favorite Gowalla today confirmed reports that it’d been purchased by Facebook. It’ll continue to operate through January, and the service will offer you an option to export your Gowalla data. It also stresses that Facebook is acquiring the service, not the user data Gowalla’s collected over the past two years.

Source: Gowalla