Tag: Google Home

Google Home Hub hands-on

Google Home Hub hands-on

Google has announced its Google Assistant-powered Home Hub. We spent some time with it, and it’s much smaller than you would expect from the 7-inch display size. It looks like nothing more than a tiny floating tablet on a cloth-covered stand. That display has something called Ambient EQ, which automatically adjusts to the light in…

Google Pixel 3 event in 12 minutes

Google Pixel 3 event in 12 minutes

Months of leaks were finally confirmed at the Pixel 3 event today in New York City where Google just unveiled its newest flagship Android phone and a few new devices, including the Pixel Slate and Google Home Hub. Unlike a typical Google event, the company announced its new lineup at the top of the hour…

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL hands-on

Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL hands-on

Google just unveiled the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, its latest flagship Android smartphones. The Pixel 3 and 3 XL both have a much higher quality look and feel with a glass front and back. Both feature larger screens than last year’s models thanks to slimmed down bezels — and the controversial notch in…

IoT Fragmentation Frustration – Know How… 398

IoT Fragmentation Frustration – Know How… 398

Works with Nest, IoTivity Megan Morrone and Florence Ion from All About Android talk to Mike Soucie from Google about Works with Nest, Google Thread, and how Google certifies all the things of the Internet of Things. Plus, Stacey Higginbotham from This Week in Google and the IoT Show explains why the new standards for…

Designing the brain of the home of the future with Grant Imahara

Designing the brain of the home of the future with Grant Imahara

You can buy a lot of futuristic technology to put in your home, but having them all function together as one truly smart home can be a nightmare. Join Grant Imahara as he works with a home technology integrator to build the brain of the smart home. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc…

Know How… 395: IoT for the Enterprise

Know How… 395: IoT for the Enterprise

Kevin Tofel, Bradley Chambers Bradley Chambers from 9to5Mac makes the case for HomeKit in the Enterprise and whether the Google Home smart assistant has a place in the classroom. Kevin Tofel talks about Android Things and the difference between Android and Google in the Enterprise. Plus, a police detective offers tips on creating DIY IoT…

Samsung Galaxy Home smart speaker with Bixby: first look

Samsung Galaxy Home smart speaker with Bixby: first look

Samsung’s new Galaxy Home is a premium speaker with Bixby built in. It’s a direct answer to the Apple HomePod, Amazon Echo, Google Home, Sonos One, and other smart speakers. But is Bixby really smart enough to put in your living room? Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow…

Google saves all your voice commands. Here’s how to delete them.

Google saves all your voice commands. Here’s how to delete them.

Google is saving all of your previous conversations with the Assistant and Home devices. It’s not necessarily bad because this is how Google improves your voice model and suggestions – but if you don’t feel great about that embarrassing search you made, don’t worry. You can playback and delete all the voice recordings stored in…

Lenovo’s Smart Display: the first Google Appliance

Lenovo’s Smart Display: the first Google Appliance

This Lenovo Smart Display is the first smart speaker with Google Assistant on a screen. It runs Android Things and is a completely new way to use an intelligent assistant. Our question – is it better than the Amazon Echo? Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram:…

Why artificial intelligence has no common sense

Why artificial intelligence has no common sense

We are surrounded by artificial intelligence. From the Google Home and Amazon Echo, to Facebook’s facial recognition and whatever it is Huawei’s doing. It’s easy to become desensitized to the term and misunderstand the current state of AI we live in. Verge video director Becca Farsace talks to some experts in the field of AI…