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…

Amazon launches Video Direct

Amazon seems to be taking on YouTube as they have recently launched Video Direct. Allowings creators to earn money from ad views, subscriptions, rental or purchases, Video Direct is similar to Youtube howeve it looks to be a very versatile service for content creators. This new service seems to be Amazon’s way to emulate YouTube’s “Partner” system, where content creators can earn a portion of the revenue generated by their content, whether it be from ads, subscriptions, purchases or rentals, giving content creators a lot of new earning options. Content creators will be…