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How to Download Android 8.1, Which Brings Pixel 2 Features to Your Old Google Phone

The Pixel 2 comes loaded with special features beyond what you get with stock Android, and now Google is bringing some of those extras to older devices with Android 8.1. The latest update won’t officially release until December, but you can download the first preview now without too much effort.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Use Google Assistant On the New Pixelbook Laptop in Any Situation

Google’s high-priced new Pixelbook is loaded with impressive features, from 10-hour battery life to its sleek aluminum frame, but its biggest perk may be quick and easy access to Google Assistant. The artificial intelligence software is baked right into the new device, with three different ways to launch it depending…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How Does Google’s Pixel 2 Stack Up to Its Predecessor?

Today, Google announced the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, sequels to its original Pixel smartphones. The two phones would seem to be identical—save for the larger screen on the Pixel 2 XL—and they both run Android 8.0. You might be thinking of upgrading from the original Pixel to the Pixel 2, but before you […]

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Let’s Talk About Google’s Crazy Year in Hardware 

Google needs to be in the hardware business. It’s infiltrated nearly all aspects of our lives to an alarming degree. It controls our emails through Gmail, knows where we go through Maps, has a list of every person we communicate with via Android, and understands our every interest thanks to its search engine and…Read more… […]

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