Tag Archive for Google Home

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Samsung’s big smart home advantage over Google, Amazon and Apple

Samsung is to introduce its own smart speaker, taking on Google Home, Amazon Echo and Apple HomePod. And the South Korean conglomerate has big ambitions, pushing hard to ensure its own product is made available as soon as possible.

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Multi-user support comes to Google Home

Google Home can now recognise different voices, creating individual responses for members of a household. The change means that when someone speaks to Google Home, they will get an update that is relevant to them, rather than, for example, a list of another person’s appointments.

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Google Assistant’s shopping lists are moving Home

Shopping lists created with Google Assistant will no longer be automatically transferred to the Google Keep app. Instead, any list created via the digital helper will instead be placed in the Google Home app.

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Google Home and WiFi officially announced for UK

Google has officially confirmed that it will launch the Google Home speaker in the United Kingdom. The release is no surprise, but the search engine giant has now officially laid out its plan.

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Google Home speaker nearing UK release date

Google has sent out invitations to an event in the United Kingdom, which has been scheduled for 28 March. It is likely this will be used as a stage to launch the Google Home speaker, which is set to make its debut in the country.

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Google to release Home speaker in UK

The Google Home speaker will launch in the United Kingdom, some eight months after it was first released in the United States. It will go on sale in June, although local pricing and sales channels have yet to be confirmed.

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Netflix and Google Photos ready for Google Home

Two new services are being made available for use with Google Home. The speaker will soon work with both Netflix and Google Photos, as support grows for the home automation platform.

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Focus is on Google Assistant with launch of two new Pixel smartphones

Google has delivered a keynote presentation which offered hints about the future of the company. The whole event was centred around artificial intelligence, and more specifically, Google Assistant.

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Google Home will be compatible with Samsung SmartThings

As the 4 October Google launch event gets ever-nearer, leaks continue to emerge. The latest information concerns Google Home, with the speaker and home-automation hub expected to have support for the Samsung SmartThings platform out of the box.

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Chromecast Ultra $69 and Google Home $129 prices outed

The prices of the Chromecast Ultra 4K streaming dongle and Google Home speaker have been reported by a prominent Android media outlet, ahead of their expected launch on 4 October. A price of $69 applies to Chromecast Ultra, while Google Home will go on sale at $129.

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