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Google Home Hub hands-on

Google Home Hub hands-on

Google has announced its Google Assistant-powered Home Hub. We spent some time with it, and it’s much smaller than you would expect from the 7-inch display size. It looks like nothing more than a tiny floating tablet on a cloth-covered stand. That display has something called Ambient EQ, which automatically adjusts to the light in…

Google Pixel 3 event in 12 minutes

Google Pixel 3 event in 12 minutes

Months of leaks were finally confirmed at the Pixel 3 event today in New York City where Google just unveiled its newest flagship Android phone and a few new devices, including the Pixel Slate and Google Home Hub. Unlike a typical Google event, the company announced its new lineup at the top of the hour…

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL hands-on

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL hands-on

Google just unveiled the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, its latest flagship Android smartphones. The Pixel 3 and 3 XL both have a much higher quality look and feel with a glass front and back. Both feature larger screens than last year’s models thanks to slimmed down bezels — and the controversial notch in…

The real reason Google made Android

The real reason Google made Android

So, why did Google make Android? In this week’s Processor episode, Dieter Bohn looks at the launch of Android ten years ago. The HTC G1, codename Dream, was the first commercially available phone that ran Android and it was released more than a year after the iPhone. But, here’s the thing, Android wasn’t meant to…

An overview of Cloud IoT Core (Google I/O ’18)

An overview of Cloud IoT Core (Google I/O ’18)

Come learn about Google Cloud’s new IoT Platform — Cloud IoT Core. This session will dive deep into how to connect and configure IoT devices with Google Cloud Platform, and how to get their data into the rest of the ecosystem using Pub/Sub and Dataflow. Watch more GCP sessions from I/O ’18 here → https://goo.gl/qw2mR1…

Machine learning models + IoT data = a smarter world (Google I/O ’18)

Machine learning models + IoT data = a smarter world (Google I/O ’18)

With the IoT market set to triple in size by 2020, and massive increases in computing power on small devices, the intersection of IoT and machine learning is a trend that all developers should pay attention to. This talk will cover three core use cases, including: how to manage sourcing data from IoT devices to…

OpenThread: Bringing the Internet to low-power IoT devices (Google I/O ’18)

OpenThread: Bringing the Internet to low-power IoT devices (Google I/O ’18)

Thread is a secure, reliable, IPv6-based mesh networking protocol designed for connecting battery-powered devices. OpenThread released by Nest is an open-source implementation of Thread, making the same technology used in Nest products more broadly available to developers. OpenThread supports a variety of chipsets and product platforms such as Android Things, Linux, and RTOS. This talk…

Google Lens new features hands-on

Google Lens new features hands-on

Google Lens, the company’s AI and AR platform for understanding the world and parsing language, is going to be everywhere soon. It now lives in the native camera of Pixel devices and other Android handsets from LG, Xiaomi, and others. It’s also getting much smarter: it’s now able to do real-time object recognition and parse…

Google I/O 2018 keynote in 14 minutes

Google I/O 2018 keynote in 14 minutes

Google’s I/O 2018 keynote had a bunch of major announcements about Android P, Google Assistant, and more. Here’s the most important news to know. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our playlists: https://goo.gl/94XbKx Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX Read More: http://www.theverge.com