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The Google Pixel's SIM tray hides a small hardware Easter egg - Android Police;

The Google Pixel's SIM tray hides a small hardware Easter egg - Android Police

Android PoliceThe Google Pixel's SIM tray hides a small hardware Easter eggAndroid PoliceHave a Pixel? Take a closer look at your SIM tray - Google's left a note. Specifically: its address. As though to make it really, really, really clear that this is the Phone by Google, Google has printed its address in Mountain View... on the SIM tray ...and more »

Android 7.1 feature spotlight: Phone app switches to Do Not Disturb while on a call, new call notification, and more - Android Police;

Android 7.1 feature spotlight: Phone app switches to Do Not Disturb while on a call, new call notification, and more - Android Police

Android PoliceAndroid 7.1 feature spotlight: Phone app switches to Do Not Disturb while on a call, new call notification, and moreAndroid PoliceIf you think Chrome's rapid updates are annoying, Google's Phone application might send you over the edge. The last 4.0 update came in August, then 5.1 was included with Pixel devices, then another 4.1 update for non-Android 7.0 users, and now we are ...and more »

Android 7.1 Developer Preview adds GIF support on Google's Messenger app with keyboard - Android Authority (blog);

Android 7.1 Developer Preview adds GIF support on Google's Messenger app with keyboard - Android Authority (blog)

Android Authority (blog)Android 7.1 Developer Preview adds GIF support on Google's Messenger app with keyboardAndroid Authority (blog)If you have downloaded the Android 7.1 Developer Preview that Google released earlier this week, you can go ahead and try out a new feature that allows user to add GIF images to the Messenger app from the standard Google Keyboard. See also:.and more »

Google Pixel XL teardown tells its secrets (with HTC) - SlashGear;

Google Pixel XL teardown tells its secrets (with HTC) - SlashGear

SlashGearGoogle Pixel XL teardown tells its secrets (with HTC)SlashGearThe first step in a Google Pixel XL teardown is the worst as its digitizer glass separates from its OLED too easy. This front panel removal is the only method with which repair happen with this device, and it requires some heat. Once the rim of the ...and more »

Google, Sony, and Motorola battle for smartphone dollars after Samsung bows out of the race - NEWS.com.au;

Google, Sony, and Motorola battle for smartphone dollars after Samsung bows out of the race - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auGoogle, Sony, and Motorola battle for smartphone dollars after Samsung bows out of the raceNEWS.com.auWITH Samsung out of the pre-Christmas smartphone race, its rivals are fighting for your attention. Can Google, Sony, or Motorola tempt you? Jennifer Dudley-NicholsonNews Corp Australia Network. October 25, 201611:44am. Video; Image ...and more »

Google partnering with uBreakiFix to offer same day Pixel repairs in US and Canada - 9 to 5 Google;

Google partnering with uBreakiFix to offer same day Pixel repairs in US and Canada - 9 to 5 Google

9 to 5 GoogleGoogle partnering with uBreakiFix to offer same day Pixel repairs in US and Canada9 to 5 GoogleIt's always terrible when your screen breaks, but it can be even worse when you really need your phone. If you rely on a device heavily in your life ─ especially in business ─ it's very important to have as little downtime as possible.and more »

Google Pixel XL First Impressions - Thurrott.com (blog);

Google Pixel XL First Impressions - Thurrott.com (blog)

Thurrott.com (blog)Google Pixel XL First ImpressionsThurrott.com (blog)My Google Pixel XL arrived today, allowing me to get started with the obvious comparisons: The iPhone 7 Plus with which it competes and the Nexus 6P that it replaces. The good news for Google fans is that the Pixel seems to capture the basic essence of ...and more »

Android 7.1 feature spotlight: Verizon visual voicemail works in the stock phone app - Android Police;

Android 7.1 feature spotlight: Verizon visual voicemail works in the stock phone app - Android Police

Android PoliceAndroid 7.1 feature spotlight: Verizon visual voicemail works in the stock phone appAndroid PoliceIt's the year 2016, so you really shouldn't have to dial in to listen to your voicemail like some kind of caveman. What's next? A telescoping antenna on top of your phone? As of Android 7.1, Verizon customers with Nexus (and Pixel) devices have access ...and more »

Google Pixel XL: The ultimate android beast - Business Standard;

Google Pixel XL: The ultimate android beast - Business Standard

Business StandardGoogle Pixel XL: The ultimate android beastBusiness StandardEver since their launch, the Pixel XL and Pixel, the most anticipated launches in the smartphone industry by Google, have taken the world by storm. Google has tied up with HTC to produce impressive devices that not only look premium but also have the ...and more »

iFixit Tears down the Google Pixel XL - Android Headlines;

iFixit Tears down the Google Pixel XL - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesiFixit Tears down the Google Pixel XLAndroid HeadlinesAs iFixit typically does, they have torn down the Google Pixel XL, which is Google's latest smartphone that started shipping to pre-orderers this week. The company rated the Google Pixel XL with a 6 on the repairability scale, but did note that many of ...and more »

5 tips for using the revamped Google Pixel launcher - CNET;

5 tips for using the revamped Google Pixel launcher - CNET

CNET5 tips for using the revamped Google Pixel launcherCNETIf you're someone who has traditionally used Google's Nexus devices and the Nexus launcher, there are a few things you'll need to know about the new Pixel launcher. And for everyone else, well, it's a good idea to learn about your new phone, too. Here ...and more »

Android device updates: Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL get a bug fix update right out of the box - Greenbot;

Android device updates: Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL get a bug fix update right out of the box - Greenbot

GreenbotAndroid device updates: Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL get a bug fix update right out of the boxGreenbotGoogle also posted the factory images for Android 7.1, which is available in preview form for Nexus devices and the Pixel C. Email a friend. To. Use commas to separate multiple email addresses. From. Privacy Policy. Thank you. Your message has been sent.and more »

Get a Pixel or Pixel XL? Share Your Initial Impressions! - Droid Life (press release) (blog);

Get a Pixel or Pixel XL? Share Your Initial Impressions! - Droid Life (press release) (blog)

Droid Life (press release) (blog)Get a Pixel or Pixel XL? Share Your Initial Impressions!Droid Life (press release) (blog)If you pre-ordered the Pixel or Pixel XL from Verizon, there is a good chance that you received your device yesterday. If you ordered from Google, well, I'd be surprised if you did since orders really only started shipping yesterday. Still, we want to ...and more »

How to install the Android 7.1 developer preview on your device - ExtremeTech;

How to install the Android 7.1 developer preview on your device - ExtremeTech

ExtremeTechHow to install the Android 7.1 developer preview on your deviceExtremeTechGoogle did something unusual with the announcement of the new Pixel phones. It also announced a new version of Android without even speaking about it directly. These phones run Android 7.1 Nougat, and now the first wave of Nexus owners are getting a ...and more »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Speed, Fingerprint Scanner Tests Show Which Flagship Is Superior - Tech Times;

Google Pixel, Pixel XL vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Speed, Fingerprint Scanner Tests Show Which Flagship Is Superior - Tech Times

Tech TimesGoogle Pixel, Pixel XL vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Speed, Fingerprint Scanner Tests Show Which Flagship Is SuperiorTech TimesIn speed and fingerprint scanner tests, the Google Pixel and Pixel XL go against the iPhone 7 Plus, making which flagship is better than the other as clear as day. ( SuperSaf TV | YouTube ). Google's Pixel and Pixel XL go toe-to-toe with Apple's iPhone ...and more »

iPhone 7 Plus vs Google Pixel speed tests: Closer, but Android was still crushed in the end - BGR;

iPhone 7 Plus vs Google Pixel speed tests: Closer, but Android was still crushed in the end - BGR

BGRiPhone 7 Plus vs Google Pixel speed tests: Closer, but Android was still crushed in the endBGRSamsung's Galaxy Note 7 may be toast — literally and figuratively — but Android fans have a new pair of flagship phones to lust after this holiday season. Google's first ever “made by Google” smartphones pack cutting-edge specs into a somewhat unique ...and more »

Android 7.1 Nougat's Night Light, Fingerprint Sensor Gestures Not Coming to Nexus Devices - NDTV;

Android 7.1 Nougat's Night Light, Fingerprint Sensor Gestures Not Coming to Nexus Devices - NDTV

NDTVAndroid 7.1 Nougat's Night Light, Fingerprint Sensor Gestures Not Coming to Nexus DevicesNDTVThe first Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview has begun rolling out, which means Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and Pixel C owners can get a taste of what the latest version of Android will look like on non-Pixel smartphones. The developer preview brings certain ...and more »

How to enable developer options on Android - Phone Arena;

How to enable developer options on Android - Phone Arena

Phone ArenaHow to enable developer options on AndroidPhone ArenaUh, so this works for an enormous amount of android phones, it is no secret what so ever to anyone, and anyone that didn't know should not mess around with it. posted on 21 Oct 2016, 15:23 0. Reply ...and more »

Google Pixel Submerged Underwater For 30 Minutes And Survives - Ubergizmo;

Google Pixel Submerged Underwater For 30 Minutes And Survives - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoGoogle Pixel Submerged Underwater For 30 Minutes And SurvivesUbergizmoA lot of the smartphones these days tend to come with water-resistant features. Samsung has been doing it for a while, and recently Apple has decided to make its iPhone 7 IP67 certified as well, which is why when the Google Pixels were unveiled, it was ...and more »

Google Pixel makes Android's long-press much more useful - CNET;

Google Pixel makes Android's long-press much more useful - CNET

CNETGoogle Pixel makes Android's long-press much more usefulCNETGoogle's Pixel phones are the first to run Android 7.1, giving them a bunch of new features, including one that makes it possible to long-press on an app icon, revealing a list of shortcuts. For example, the app shortcut for Gmail brings up a Compose ...and more »