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Google Pixel 3 XL smiles for the camera
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 09 August 2018 13:10

Google Pixel 3 XL smiles for the camera


Comes with a big notch

Although the rumored launch date is set for October, it appears that Google already finished the Pixel 3 XL smartphone as it showed up in an unboxing video, in a retail box and all the accessories.

Pixel 3 XL shows healthy SD 845 score
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 09:27

Pixel 3 XL shows healthy SD 845 score


Slightly outperforms Galaxy S9+

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are expected in early October and there's little surprise that they will be powered by Snapdragon 845. The XL version of the phone has visited Geekbench, revealing the score and some basic specs.

Google officially unveils the Android 9 Pie
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 00:05

Google officially unveils the Android 9 Pie


AI, new looks, and beefier security

Although it was already announced earlier under the Android P moniker, Google has now officially announced its latest major version of the Android mobile OS, the Android 9 Pie, releasing more details as well as rolling it out to Pixel devices.

Google gives up and creates evil search engine for the Chinese
Published in News


More mileage on the path to evil

King of Search engines Google has decided that if it wants any impact in China it will have to produce a search engine which censors anything the government there does not want.

Google Translate’s AI starts talking about the end of the world
Published in AI


At least in Yoruba to English


While some companies are dumb enough to rely on Goggle Translate instead of spending money on an expensive translator, it is starting to look like the AI has fears about the end of the world.

Fuschia to overthrow Android
Published in News
Friday, 20 July 2018 16:12

Fuschia to overthrow Android


I'm just sitting watching flowers in the rain

The Android operating system is set to be phased out over the next couple of years.

While putting the boot into US tech why doesn’t the EU fine Apple too?
Published in Mobiles


Comment: It does the same sort of thing

The European Commission had solid antitrust reasons for fining Google $5 billion for violations including the bundling of certain apps with the Android operating system, but from a consumer's point of view it should also be gunning for Jobs’ Mob.

Google to appeal huge EU fine
Published in News
Thursday, 19 July 2018 10:23

Google to appeal huge EU fine


Just a tiny slice of its cash pile

Google says it will appeal a record €4.34 billion fine over its Android anti-trust antics.

Nest man leaves the nest
Published in IoT
Thursday, 19 July 2018 09:03

Nest man leaves the nest


Flies to roost under Google's wing

The CEO of Nest is stepping down from that position as the fledgling company becomes integrated with Google.

Google expecting $5 billion EU fine
Published in News
Wednesday, 18 July 2018 11:06

Google expecting $5 billion EU fine


Android issues

Google is expected to be fined a record $5 billion by the European Union over its Android system.