Jan 5th - The latest device to get Alexa’s voice is actually not something you would think of as a “device.” Amazon and Ford are partnering to bring Alexa to cars.
Jan 5th - Garmin has successfully transitioned from a GPS company to a GPS company that makes wearables. We got our hands on their three new fitness-based smartwatches.
Jan 5th - Google CEO Sundar Pichai doesn’t think $100 is good enough for an affordable smartphone. Even $50 is too much. His goal is $30.
Jan 5th - Today, Google announced that Assistant will be coming to all Android TV devices. All devices with Android 6.0 Marshmallow or 7.0 Nougat, that is (including the current Shield TV).
Jan 5th - NVIDIA has announced a new version of the Shield TV box. The new model has a number of new features that make it a very compelling device for more than just streaming video on your TV.
Jan 4th - An app called NextVR has been streaming live NBA game for the Samsung Gear VR since October. Now they have opened it up to Google’s Daydream VR platform as well.
Jan 4th - Early rumors stated that all models of the Samsung Galaxy S8 would have curved displays like the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. However, a new report claims that Samsung will indeed have a model with a regular ‘ol flat display.
Jan 4th - Swarovski is looking to get in the game later this year as well. On Instagram, they have shared a video to tease their upcoming Android Wear device.
Jan 4th - Nokia could have 6-7 Android devices for the new year. This new information comes from a slide in a presentation by a Malaysian distributor.
Jan 4th - It’s only the first week of January and there is already a new Android Wear device to check out. The rugged Casio WSD-F20 has been announced at CES.
Jan 3rd - The Honor 6X is firmly in the low-end budget category, but it has a few surprises. The specs are the same as the model announced late last year, but in case you need a refresher, here are the full specs.
Jan 3rd - Whenever a new Android phone is announced we like to compare it to the competition. In the case of the Honor 6X, we have selected some of the top affordable devices.
Jan 3rd - he 6X was originally launched in October, but only for China. Now that it’s available here in the US, we can take a look at how it compares to its predecessor and whether it’s worth the extra $50-100.
Jan 3rd - The “TV” in Amazon Fire TV is about to get a lot more real. Westinghouse, Element, and Seiki will release new 4K TVs this year with Amazon’s TV OS and Alexa built right in.
Jan 3rd - Truth be told, Android Wear has been stagnant for a while now. Could 2017 breathe some life into the platform?