Mac Pro hands-on: Apple's $6,000 powerhouse

Mac Pro hands-on: Apple's $6,000 powerhouse

Apple unveiled the new Mac Pro today at WWDC. Starting at $5,999, the most powerful Mac is staging a comeback this fall. Although it’s a new design, the Mac Pro is also a throwback to Apple’s classic “cheese grater” look. The interior is structured for modularity and flexibility, addressing one of the big pain points…

Apple WWDC 2019 keynote in 13 minutes

Apple WWDC 2019 keynote in 13 minutes

At WWDC 2019, Apple announced updates headed towards the Apple family of devices, including the iPhone, iPad, Mac desktops and laptops, Apple TV, and Apple Watch. There’s also the announcement of iOS 13 and the new Mac Pro, a powerful computing device that hasn’t been refreshed since 2013. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2WFmL1v Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The…

Volvo's new Android-powered Polestar 2 hands-on

Volvo's new Android-powered Polestar 2 hands-on

Android Automotive, a native version of Google’s in-car software, has been years in the making. Now, it’s close to prime time on Volvo’s Polestar 2, an all-electric Tesla competitor coming next year. We went hands on with the newest version of Google’s software in a prototype Polestar 2, and it’s shaping up to be quite…

Google I/O 2019 event in 13 minutes

Google I/O 2019 event in 13 minutes

At Google I/O 2019, the company announced the Pixel 3A and 3A XL, along with a new Nest Hub Max smart display that has a camera, and updates coming to Android Q and Google Assistant. In addition, Google is bringing the new Live Caption feature to videos and audio. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2J6rOSa Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs…

Google Pixel 3A review: a $399 phone with a great camera

Google Pixel 3A review: a $399 phone with a great camera

Google’s Pixel 3A or Pixel 3A XL is the best phone under $500, and it’s actually competitive with more expensive phones in one very important way. The Pixel 3A has a great camera. While it has many of the same compromises you usually make when you buy a cheap phone, the photos it takes are…

Google Nest's new smart display can recognize your face

Google Nest's new smart display can recognize your face

The Google Nest Hub Max is a big Google Assistant smart display with a camera on top that you can use both for video calls and home security monitoring. It’s coming this July and will retail for $229. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2VOkFvP Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow…

Android Q: exclusive hands-on with the new features

Android Q: exclusive hands-on with the new features

Android 10 Q beta 3 is available today on more devices than any previous Android beta has been available on before. Android Q has dark mode, better gestures, and an impressive new accessibility feature in live captions. Dieter Bohn visited Google for an exclusive first look at these new features and Google’s new way to…

F8 2019 keynote in 12 minutes

F8 2019 keynote in 12 minutes

Facebook’s F8 developer conference kicked off today, and its overwhelming theme, according to Mark Zuckerberg, is that “the future is private.” After a year plagued by controversy over whether Facebook is invading its users’ privacy and encouraging social division, it’s pushing hard on helping people connect with close family and friends. Read more: http://bit.ly/2US10GW Subscribe:…

How Google Is Managing Its Smart Buildings Using Cloud IoT and AI (Cloud Next '19)

How Google Is Managing Its Smart Buildings Using Cloud IoT and AI (Cloud Next '19)

The Internet-of-Things has brought exciting opportunities to increase productivity, efficiency, and comfort in the smart living space. In this session, we share the learnings from building the Google Building Automation platform that manages all our building facility. In addition, with the advancement of machine learning and integration with Google Assistant, conversational agents have emerged, providing…

From Edge to Cloud: How Cloud IoT Core Is Supporting Industrial IoT at Scale (Cloud Next '19)

From Edge to Cloud: How Cloud IoT Core Is Supporting Industrial IoT at Scale (Cloud Next '19)

Industrial assets are often in remote locations, yet they produce large amounts of critical data that can be used to improve safety, increase production, and reduce downtime. This session walks through how Cognite uses Cloud IoT Core to extract relevant data from ships at sea and how it optimizes data transfers to enable real-time aggregation,…