Google ripping off the UK as Google Home and Google WiFi arrive

Waaaaaaaaaaaay back in November 2016 Google launched their home assistant system, Google Home for $129. Now, almost 6 months later the UK gets to catch up on the party. Google has announced that not only will Google Home launch, but Google WiFi routers will be coming to the UK on April 6. That’s next week! The Google Home is a handy, neatly designed Google Assistant for your home, controlling your smart home, planning your day, and streaming your music. It will launch for £129 on the Google Store. Why bother with price conversion when you can…

Nvidia announce Shield TV and the Spot

Nvidia is announcing a new version of its Shield TV home streaming box today. This new model has an updated design has been rumours for a long time and support for 4K HDR streaming. Android TVs will be getting Google Assistant, but they will require you to manually trigger the Assistant through a button. With NVIDIA’s new peripheral, called the NVIDIA Spot, you will be able to make a voice request from any room and get an answer, using the NVIDIA Shield as a hub. The devices are small, just…

Google Home in a nutshell

Tuesday the 4th of October saw Google enter into a new domain, launching an item of hardware that intertwines all of the smart technology brands they have been purchasing for the last number of years and packaging them up into a neat solution to become a central feature of your home, Google Home. What this boils down it is that Home is a voice-controlled speaker. As highlighted by the Google Pixel, launched the same day, Google Home is that it will be powered by Google Assistant. This app is Google’s…

Pixel XL dimensions in 360 degree video form

The Pixel XL, and upcoming phone #MadebyGoogle, has oft been rumours and information is leaking uniformly. Now a 360-degree 3D render showing off every single corner of the device has popped up courtesy of Steve Hemmerstoffer — also known as @Onleaks. From what we have heard the phones will be made of aluminium. 5.2″ or 5.5″ glass on top of the thin bezel and a square around the rear fingerprint scanner. Why the square? A design? A Playstation Vita style sensor panel? Who know right now, five days and counting. The…