Google is investigating the source of voice data...
Google has responded to a report this week from Belgian public broadcaster VRT NWS, which revealed that contractors...
Google launches new Assistant developer tools
At its I/O conference, Google today announced a slew of new tools for developers who want to build experiences for the...
Alphabet cites ‘headwinds’ in smartphone...
Alphabet’s Q1 earnings were a disappointment for Wall Street, courtesy primarily of ad revenue shortcomings. The...
Google says Nest’s secret microphone was...
Google said there’s absolutely, positively, nothing to worry about the secret microphone in your Nest Secure...
Report: Smart speaker adoption in U.S. reaches...
Smart speakers had a good holiday. Amazon already said its Echo Dot outsold all other items on its site this holiday...
Wrest control from a snooping smart speaker with...
What do you get when you put one Internet connected device on top of another? A little more control than you otherwise...
Google cans the Chromecast Audio
The Chromecast Audio is no more. Google has decided to stop manufacturing the audio dongle that allowed you to add any...
Google woos smart home device makers with launch...
Google is making it easier for device manufacturers to integrate with Google Assistant technology, including those...
Google partners with media outlets to provide...
Getting news in the morning has long been my most used feature on Google Assistant. Asking Home “what’s in...
Comparing Google Home Hub vs Amazon Echo Show 2...
The war for the countertop has begun. Google, Amazon, and Facebook all revealed their new smart displays this month....
The Google Assistant gets more visual
Google today is launching a major visual redesign of its Assistant experience on phones. While the original vision of...
Google Home Mini? More like Google Home Minty
Hey, did you hear? There’s a big Google event coming up next week. There’s gonna be a big new phone and, no...
Nielsen: U.S. smart speaker adoption grew to 24%...
In the second quarter, the adoption of smart speakers – like Amazon Echo and Google Home devices – grew to...
Google’s fingerprints were all over today’s...
Hidden amongst the 70 or so announcements Amazon made at today’s big Alexa event was one key hidden presence....
Google Assistant’s latest feature delivers just...
You’re not the only one feeling run down by the news of the day. The folks at Google apparently believe we could...
Google said to be releasing its own smart display...
Back at CES in January, Google put on a big show with the launch of a new product category designed to take on...
Google Home can now handle three queries at once
In November, Google Home gained the ability to multitask with added support for a feature called “multiple...
Google is taking a Home-branded putt-putt course...
If you’re in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles or Atlanta, you’ll soon be able to play mini golf (or...
The 9 features Amazon and Google must add to the...
The Amazon Echo and Google Home are amazing devices and both have advantages over the other. In my home, we use the...
Google used improv rules to deal with a farting...
Listen, it’s late on day two of Google I/O and we’re all getting a bit punchy here. During a late-afternoon...