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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

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 Play movies could soon be upgraded to 4K for free
Google Play movies could soon be upgraded to 4K for free By Rik Henderson

Google could be upgrading back catalogue films in your digital library to 4K versions soon. And for free. Read more

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

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 initial review: The new hub of your smart home?
Google Home Hub initial review: The new hub of your smart home? By Mike Lowe

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 initial review: Pocket powerhouse
Google Pixel 3 initial review: Pocket powerhouse By Chris Hall

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 initial review: Android's new hotshot phone
Google Pixel 3 XL initial 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

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

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

Preview the Google Pixel 3 for yourself, live wallpapers to download
Preview the Google Pixel 3 for yourself, live wallpapers to download By Rik Henderson

The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones will be announced on 9 October and now the wallpapers have leaked Read more

Amazing Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 press pics leak
Amazing Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 press pics leak By Rik Henderson

The Pixel and Pixel 3 XL have leaking in amazing pictures Read more

Google might unveil this Pixel Stand for the Pixel 3 next month
Google might unveil this Pixel Stand for the Pixel 3 next month By Maggie Tillman

This stand has been rumoured before, but new evidence has been found buried in a beta version of the Google app Read more

Full renders of Google Pixelbook “Nocturne” leak
Full renders of Google Pixelbook “Nocturne” leak By Rik Henderson

We've previously heard rumours of at least one new Google Pixelbook coming, but now we have clear pictures too.Renders were spotted on the website of Brydge, Read more

Full Google Assistant now works with Android Auto
Full Google Assistant now works with Android Auto By Rik Henderson

Google Assistant has been fully integrated into Android Auto in the UK. You can now use "OK Google" to perform many different in-car activities.Voice has Read more

Here are the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL side by side in new leak
Here are the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL side by side in new leak By Maggie Tillman

We're only a few weeks away from Google unveiling its Pixel 3 smartphones. But, thanks to a new leak, we can already look at them, side by side. Read more

Will Google launch this display-equipped Home Hub next month?
Will Google launch this display-equipped Home Hub next month? By Maggie Tillman

The company has been rumoured to be working on its own "Smart Display", and now that device has leaked online as the “Google Home Hub”. Read more

Google will launch its Pixel 3 phones in these three colours
Google will launch its Pixel 3 phones in these three colours By Maggie Tillman

It looks like mint, white, and black are on deck. See the shades here. Read more

Google Pixel watch specs, release date, news and rumours
Google Pixel watch specs, release date, news and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Google is apparently planning to launch its own-branded Wear OS smartwatch. So what should we expect? Read more

Google Pixelbook 2 coming soon? Evidence suggests yes
Google Pixelbook 2 coming soon? Evidence suggests yes By Maggie Tillman

Google recently announced an October event, and everyone expects the Pixel 3 to debut at the show, but a new Pixelbook might also appear. Read more

Google sends out invites to 9 October event, likely for Pixel 3
Google sends out invites to 9 October event, likely for Pixel 3 By Maggie Tillman

Google has officially invited the media to its next press event, likely for the upcoming Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones. Read more

What's new in the redesigned Google Chrome?
What's new in the redesigned Google Chrome? By Dan Grabham

Google Chrome has got a whole new look to celebrate both 10 years of the browser and 20 years since Google was incorporated as a company. Read more

Google Pixel 3 XL left in back of Lyft cab, driver takes pics before returning it
Google Pixel 3 XL left in back of Lyft cab, driver takes pics before returning it By Rik Henderson

Remember that time when an Apple employee accidentally left an iPhone 4G in a Cupertino bar? Well, eight years have passed and it seems Google has done Read more

No Google Pixel Watch this year after all
No Google Pixel Watch this year after all By Rik Henderson

There has been a lot of speculation in recent months that Google will announce its own-branded Wear OS smartwatch during its October Pixel 3 launch event. Read more

Google Assistant is now bilingual, can understand two languages at once
Google Assistant is now bilingual, can understand two languages at once By Maggie Tillman

If you live in a bilingual household and own a Google Assistant speaker, you'll love the assistant's latest update. Read more

Google Pixel 3 phone leaks out with 2 XL design and no notch
Google Pixel 3 phone leaks out with 2 XL design and no notch By Maggie Tillman

The front of the phone looks like a Pixel 2 XL, with no notch, and it might have stereo front speakers, dual selfie cameras, and an all-glass rear. Read more