Monthly Archive: October 2036

Google to disable touch-activated listening on Home Mini following reports of constant recording 0

Google to disable touch-activated listening on Home Mini following reports of constant recording

Well, this sort of escalated quickly. Google has said it will permanently disable the touch-sensitive function of all Google Home Minis — including touching it to pause/play audio, we suppose — following reports this...

Google tests autoplaying videos in the YouTube app 0

Google tests autoplaying videos in the YouTube app

  Google is quietly testing a new feature that will automatically play YouTube videos in the mobile app while you browse the Home feed of the service. It sounds incredibly intrusive, especially since no...

Google invests in Neverware, the company that puts Chrome OS on old computers 0

Google invests in Neverware, the company that puts Chrome OS on old computers

Google has invested in Neverware, a company that converts old Windows PCs to run Chrome OS. Chrome is a fantastic web browser, and an even better operating system. Updates are seamless, it’s as secure...

Best Battery Cases for Samsung Galaxy S8 0

Best Battery Cases for Samsung Galaxy S8

Double up your Galaxy S8’s battery life with protective and functional battery case! The Samsung Galaxy S8 features pretty outstanding battery life on its own, but you may still be in search of an...

Snapchat announces Context Cards, adding contextual information to Snaps 0

Snapchat announces Context Cards, adding contextual information to Snaps

Snapchat has just added a useful new feature that butts heads with Google Assistant and other AI helpers on your phone. I never would’ve expected Snapchat to try and tackle that kind of market,...

Is the Google Pixel 2 a good replacement for Windows phone converts? 0

Is the Google Pixel 2 a good replacement for Windows phone converts?

In a world where Microsoft has given up on consumer mobiles, is the Google Pixel 2 a good fit? Google makes Android, and while it’s the likes of Samsung that usually take the spotlight,...

Some Android Wear 2.0 updates now available through Play Store 0

Some Android Wear 2.0 updates now available through Play Store

Although Google may have dropped Android Wear devices from the Google Store, they are still making an effort to provide some support for the platform. The latest continues on the path of making things...

Google testing automatically playing videos in YouTube app 0

Google testing automatically playing videos in YouTube app

Autoplay videos don’t appear to have rolled out to all users, and there is an option to turn them off. Google’s been known to play around with new features in its many apps from...

[TA Deals] Save 90% on the Ultimate DIY Arduino Robotics Bundle 0

[TA Deals] Save 90% on the Ultimate DIY Arduino Robotics Bundle

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to build your own robot, getting started with the Arduino project is a fantastic idea. With that being said, it can be a little daunting if you...

Google Home Mini review units had a bug that recorded everything, all the time 0

Google Home Mini review units had a bug that recorded everything, all the time

Google Home Mini is only shipping on October 19, but a major bug has already been reported — and fixed. Google is no stranger to problematic hardware launches — recall how difficult it was...