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What is Google Call Screen and how does it work?
What is Google Call Screen and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Google has a new feature for Pixel phone users. It's called Call Screen, and it's designed to help you better understand who is calling and why Read more

Pixel 3 Lite leaks out, but what's with that C logo on the back?
Pixel 3 Lite leaks out, but what's with that C logo on the back? By Maggie Tillman

One of the more telling signs that this could be a fake is the logo on the back. It's a C, rather than a G for Google. Read more

What is Night Sight and when will my Pixel get it?
What is Night Sight and when will my Pixel get it? By Chris Hall

Everything you need to know about the Pixel night shooting mode Read more

Google Home Black Friday deals: Mini for £29, Home for £79
Google Home Black Friday deals: Mini for £29, Home for £79 By Chris Hall

Google Home and Google Home Mini deals - where to buy your Google smart speaker Read more

What's new in Google's 'H' update to Wear OS?
What's new in Google's 'H' update to Wear OS? By Maggie Tillman

Google has announced a new update to Wear OS. It's simply called "H", and no, Google didn't explain what that means. Read more

AO.com has discounted Google Home Mini to £29 - that's £20 off!
AO.com has discounted Google Home Mini to £29 - that's £20 off! By Dan Grabham

AO.com is doing a deal on the Google Home Mini as part of its already-live Black Friday sale. Read more

Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max: Which Google Home speaker should you buy?
Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max: Which Google Home speaker should you buy? By Adrian Willings

Our guide to Google's smart home speakers. Read our comparison of Google Home, the Google Home Mini and the Google Home Max to find which to buy. Read more

What is Google One and how does Google Drive work?
What is Google One and how does Google Drive work? By Maggie Tillman

Google has launched its cloud subscription services beyond the US. Here we explain what Google One is, what it offers and where it is available. Read more

Google Pixel 3 problems: The bugs, the fixes and do they actually matter?
Google Pixel 3 problems: The bugs, the fixes and do they actually matter? By Chris Hall

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL users have reported a number of bugs with the phone. Here's a rundown of what they are and what's happening to fix them Read more

Pioneer's new S9 noise-cancelling headphones work with Google Assistant
Pioneer's new S9 noise-cancelling headphones work with Google Assistant By Maggie Tillman

Pioneer has added a new pair of noise-cancelling wireless headphones to its Scene Style range. And they support Google Assistant and hi-res audio. Read more

When is Android Pie coming to my phone?
When is Android Pie coming to my phone? By Chris Hall

The annual cycle of Android rolls on, with the latest version of the Google mobile software being called Android 9 Pie Read more

Why the camera on the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL is so great
Why the camera on the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL is so great By Pocket-lint Promotion

The latest phone from Google comes in two sizes, the Pixel 3 and the larger Pixel 3 XL and the camera is tremendous Read more

What is Google Files, how does it work, and do you need it?
What is Google Files, how does it work, and do you need it? By Maggie Tillman

Google is renaming Files Go, its files app for Android phones with limited storage. It's now called “Files by Google". Read more

Are Bonito and Sargo Google Pixel 4 codenames?
Are Bonito and Sargo Google Pixel 4 codenames? By Rik Henderson

A couple of codenames have appeared in official Google software that some believe could refer to the next Pixel phones. Read more

The top 8 reasons to buy the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL from John Lewis and Partners
The top 8 reasons to buy the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL from John Lewis and Partners By Pocket-lint Promotion

The new Google Pixel 3 is here. Here's eight reasons to buy the Pixel 3 from John Lewis and Partners Read more

Sonos, smart assistants and stepping stones: Sonos CEO talks Google Assistant, Alexa
Sonos, smart assistants and stepping stones: Sonos CEO talks Google Assistant, Alexa By Britta O'Boyle

With the integration of Alexa and a move towards Google Assistant, how does Sonos sit with smart assistants and these rival platforms? Read more

How to get a free Google Home Mini speaker from Spotify
How to get a free Google Home Mini speaker from Spotify By Maggie Tillman

Free Google Home Mini deals are popping up left and right, and the latest example comes from Spotify. Read more

How to quickly delete your Google search data
How to quickly delete your Google search data By Maggie Tillman

Google will now allow you to review and delete recent search history within Google Search itself - rather than dig through settings. Read more

Your Google Play movies are being upgraded to 4K for free
Your Google Play movies are being upgraded to 4K for free By Rik Henderson

Google is upgrading back catalogue films in your digital library to 4K versions. And 4K films now cost less to buy. Read more

What is Google Fast Pair and how does it work?
What is Google Fast Pair and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Did you know Google has also been working on a way to simplify connecting Bluetooth devices to Android phones? Read more

Best Pixel 3 and 3 XL cases: Protect your new Google device
Best Pixel 3 and 3 XL cases: Protect your new Google device By Britta O'Boyle

Here are a few of the best Pixel 3 and 3 XL cases we have found so far to keep your new Google devices looking as good as new. Read more

Google Assistant commands: Spooky questions to ask for Halloween
Google Assistant commands: Spooky questions to ask for Halloween By Maggie Tillman

Google Assistant can not only help you get things done, but it can also entertain you, especially around the holidays. Read more

How real-time translation works on Google Assistant headphones
How real-time translation works on Google Assistant headphones By Maggie Tillman

Google's Pixel Buds are no longer the only Google Assistant headphones to support real-time translation via Google Translate. Read more

Pixel 3 vs 3 XL vs iPhone XS vs iPhone XS Max: Go Google or Apple?
Pixel 3 vs 3 XL vs iPhone XS vs iPhone XS Max: Go Google or Apple? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the iPhone XS and XS Max against the best that Google has to offer in the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Read more

Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 2 vs Pixel: How have the Pixel smartphones changed?
Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 2 vs Pixel: How have the Pixel smartphones changed? By Britta O'Boyle

A comparison of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL against the Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel and Pixel XL. How have Google Pixel handsets have changed? Read more

Google Duplex release date: How to place calls with the human-sounding AI
Google Duplex release date: How to place calls with the human-sounding AI By Maggie Tillman

Google is beginning to roll out its human-sounding Google Duplex technology to Pixel users in the US. Read more

Google Home Hub review: The new hub of your smart home?
4.5 stars Google Home Hub review: The new hub of your smart home? By Britta O'Boyle

The Google Assistant centre for your smart home: the Home Hub is the always connected central point to control smart devices, watch YouTube and more. Read more

Google Pixel 3 review: Small yet mighty
4.5 stars Google Pixel 3 review: Small yet mighty By Cam Bunton

Google has released a pair of new Pixel phones, the larger Pixel 3 XL and this, the regular Pixel 3. But how does the smaller phone stack up? Read more

Google Pixel Slate initial review: Can Google take on the iPad Pro?
Google Pixel Slate initial review: Can Google take on the iPad Pro? By Mike Lowe

Looking to advance the tablet market, the Pixel Slate is a natural iPad Pro competitior. However, it's expensive, starting at £549, and runs Chrome OS Read more

Google Pixel 3 XL review: Android's new hotshot phone
4.5 stars Google Pixel 3 XL review: Android's new hotshot phone By Chris Hall

Google has announced its new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, looking to take the fight to Apple and show the rest of the Android fraternity how it's done Read more

Google Pixel 3 event: All the announcements that matter
Google Pixel 3 event: All the announcements that matter By Maggie Tillman

Google has finished its "Made by Google" event in New York City, where it unveiled a range of new products, including the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Read more

New Google Chromecast now available for £30
New Google Chromecast now available for £30 By Rik Henderson

The new Google Chromecast was found on sale prior to launch in the US, alongside the last generation model. Now it's been listed in the UK too. Read more

Google announces Pixel Stand wireless charging dock for your bedside
Google announces Pixel Stand wireless charging dock for your bedside By Maggie Tillman

Google announced a charging stand that will let you juice up your phone while it's propped up in portrait or landscape mode. Read more

Google Home Hub is Google's answer to Amazon Echo Show
Google Home Hub is Google's answer to Amazon Echo Show By Maggie Tillman

Google has announced a new type of Google Home speaker. It's called Google Home Hub, and it is Google's version of the Echo Show. Read more

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL official in clearly white, just black and definitely not pink
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL official in clearly white, just black and definitely not pink By Rik Henderson

Google has finally, officially announced the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones. Read more

Pixel Slate is here: Google debuts a detachable Chrome OS tablet
Pixel Slate is here: Google debuts a detachable Chrome OS tablet By Maggie Tillman

Google has launched a Pixel-branded, Chrome OS-powered tablet that doubles a laptop. It's called Google Pixel Slate. Read more

What is Google Assistant and what can it do?
What is Google Assistant and what can it do? By Maggie Tillman

How does Google Assistant work, what devices does it work on and what can Google Assistant do? Here's a complete rundown of Google's AI Read more

These are the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL from every angle, every colour
These are the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL from every angle, every colour By Rik Henderson

We fully expect today's Google event to start with a chorus of Radiohead's No Surprises, there have been so many leaks about what will be unveiled. Read more

Google is finally shutting down Google+ for good following security breach
Google is finally shutting down Google+ for good following security breach By Maggie Tillman

Google hasn't really done anything with Google+ in years, and so it's not surprising to hear it announce the social network is shutting down. Read more

Huge Google Pixel Slate press pics leak, revealing key features and specs
Huge Google Pixel Slate press pics leak, revealing key features and specs By Rik Henderson

Google will formerly announce its new range of hardware products during its live event tomorrow, 9 October, and that includes the Google Pixel Slate - Read more

What is Google Chromecast and why should you care?
What is Google Chromecast and why should you care? By Maggie Tillman

Google Chromecast is a device you can use to send things from your small screen phone to your big screen TV. But it can be tricky to comprehend... Read more

Google Pixel 3 XL leaks out in full hands-on review images
Google Pixel 3 XL leaks out in full hands-on review images By Maggie Tillman

It's our job at Pocket-lint to cover phone leaks. So, even though we've seen the Pixel 3 XL leak out a billion times now, here is another leak. Read more

Google Pixel 3, Home Hub, and new Chromecast leaked by UK carrier ad
Google Pixel 3, Home Hub, and new Chromecast leaked by UK carrier ad By Maggie Tillman

All signs point to Google announcing an Echo Show-like device called Home Hub soon, including this new leak from a YouTuber. Read more

Google Pixel 3 colour option leaked, what do you think of "pink sand"?
Google Pixel 3 colour option leaked, what do you think of "pink sand"? By Maggie Tillman

There's little we don't know about Google's next phone, the Pixel 3, at this point. We even't know its colours, thanks to several leaks. Read more

Google confirms Pixel 3 preorders will start 9 October, hints at colours
Google confirms Pixel 3 preorders will start 9 October, hints at colours By Maggie Tillman

Google is set to announce its Pixel 3 smartphones on 9 October, and now, it's confirmed those phones will be available for preorder that day. Read more

Google launches new aqua shade of Home Mini ahead of Pixel 3 event
Google launches new aqua shade of Home Mini ahead of Pixel 3 event By Maggie Tillman

Although Google is holding a hardware event in just one week, the company has decided to announce a new Home Mini beforehand. Read more

Google Pixel 3 Active Edge teased in official video
Google Pixel 3 Active Edge teased in official video By Rik Henderson

A teaser video posted by Google Japan alludes to one of the expected features of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL: the return of Active Edge technology. Read more

New Google Chromecast goes on sale before it's officially announced
New Google Chromecast goes on sale before it's officially announced By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Google's hardware event next week is going to be a hardware extravaganza, if the latest leak is to be believed. Read more

Take a Street View walk round Google’s first garage office for 20th birthday
Take a Street View walk round Google’s first garage office for 20th birthday By Rik Henderson

Google is celebrating its 20th birthday today. You might be thinking "surely it's older than that", but it was founded in September 1998 and its first Read more

Google Pixel Stand leaks out with new press render, FCC details
Google Pixel Stand leaks out with new press render, FCC details By Maggie Tillman

More evidence has surfaced suggesting Google will announce a Pixel Stand charger accessory next month in New York City. Read more