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Hey Google call Alexa! OK, that probably won’t be a request, but both Alexa and Google Home may be your land line in the near future. The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday that according to “people familiar with the matter”, Google and Amazon are moving towards giving consumers the ability to make phone calls from … Read more

Bummer…no Google Pixel smartwatch

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Well, that sucks. Was hoping to see a Pixel branded smartwatch to be released next year. In the past, there were rumors of a Nexus branded smartwatch to come out and that never happened. For a while there were rumors of a Pixel smartwatch would be introduced sometime next year, 2017. Google smartwatch info In … Read more

Google Pixel Review aka HTC 10 Google Play Edition

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Google’s first official phone made by Google. Specifically taking a look at the Google Pixel XL for this Google Pixel review. This Google Pixel review will cover specs, likes, dislikes, along with who this phone might be for. In a nut shell, the Google Pixel is basically like what was the Google Play Editions. HTC was … Read more

Google Pixel XL case review: Bear Motion sand back

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The Bear Motion Google Pixel XL case is one of the first cases I looked up to purchase as soon as the phone was pre-ordered. It’s a case I like to get for each phone I own. Ever since the OnePlus One, the sandstone back has been my all time favorite texture for a device. … Read more

[Opinion] Google Should recall/rma the Pixel due to halo defect (Update) 

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Google Pixel halo defect is seriously a problem. Google should recall/rma the Google Pixel due to the halo defect. Ever since Danny Winget posted about the halo defect from the camera, I’ve seen tons more complaints about the issue. After seeing the evidence of the defect I was very curious if my Pixel was going … Read more

How to turn on notification led light Google Pixel

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Want to learn how to turn on the notification led light on the Google Pixel? This is another setting that should be with the main settings app, but it’s kinda hidden a little bit. If you’re like me, I like to use the notification light. Another option that is hidden is the battery icon and … Read more

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