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  • "Hey Google" will soon activate Google Assistant on Android handsets

    October 21, 2017 6:42 AM 9 4

    Owners of the Google Home smart speaker use a simple phrase to call on Google Assistant to handle tasks. The virtual personal assistant can control smart appliances inside the house, confirm an airline flight, get sports scores, news or the weather, all by saying a simple "Hey Google." That is different that the "Ok Google" phrase used by Android smartphone

  • Google Assistant On Phones Is Getting The Hey Google Command

    October 21, 2017 12:19 AM 10

    Google Assistant on phones is getting the Hey Google command pushed out to it, a hotword which had previously only been available on Google Home devices. The rollout is starting on some phones but has not reached all users yet, so it’s entirely likely that it could take at least a few more days before most users with Google Assistant access on the phones

  • You Can Now Buy the McLaren Vision GT Car in Scale Model Form

    October 20, 2017 7:41 PM 6

    McLaren’s Vision GT car it designed for the new Gran Turismo Sport PS4 game is now available as a scale model. The Vision GT program is the brainchild of Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauchi and challenges automakers to stretch their imaginations and create a virtual, no holds barred track car for players to drive in the Gran Turismo series. For its entry

  • Billboard just gave Spotify and Apple Music an advantage in chart counts

    October 20, 2017 2:28 PM 5

    Beginning in 2018, subscription service streams will count more than ad-supported streams Billboard just announced that it will change the way it counts streams on its charts beginning in 2018. Next year, streams from paid subscription services like Apple Music and “hybrid paid/ad-supported platforms” like Spotify will be given more weight on the charts

  • Only 10% of iPhones Are Sold via Apple Retail [Chart]

    October 19, 2017 10:51 PM 8

    Only 10% of iPhones are sold via Apple Retail, according to research on Apple's retail sales business by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners. CIRP found that depending on the product the share of sales at Apple's retail stores and website varies considerably. In the overall market, Apple Stores and Apple.com sell the highest proportion of Mac computers

  • Here’s When Telltale’s Batman Series Is Coming to Switch; It’s Sooner Than We Expected

    October 19, 2017 5:18 AM 8

    Telltale’s episodic point-and-click adventure ‘Minecraft: Story Mode’ has already seen a release on the Nintendo Switch, but there is one other Telltale series that is heading to the handheld/console hybrid next month, and that game is Batman: The Telltale Series. We already knew that Telltale would be bringing the first season of the super-hero adventure

  • Resident Evil Revelations 1 and 2 on Switch Will Feature 8-Bit Minigames

    October 19, 2017 5:17 AM 7

    If you weren’t sure about picking up Resident Evil Relations 1 and 2 on the Switch, maybe this will change your mind. Capcom has just released two new trailers and announced that the Switch versions of those games will get exclusive retro-themed minigames. You can check out the videos yourself down below. Ghost Ship Panic is the minigame for the first

  • Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists

    October 18, 2017 11:34 AM 5

    ENFIELD, Conn. - Lego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA. The 231-piece set features Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, and Mae Jemison, the first black woman to travel in space. Also included in the set are figures of astronomer and educator Nancy Grace Roman and computer scientist Margaret Hamilton. Lego versions

  • Control YouTube's live TV service with Google Home

    October 17, 2017 7:39 PM 9

    Watch the baseball game without lifting a finger. You can already use a Google Home speaker to control regular YouTube videos if you have a Chromecast device, but what about YouTube TV? You're set from now on. Google has enabled voice control over its cord-cutting television service from Home speakers, making it possible to change channels without touching

  • New Audi A8L spied in India, expected launch in second half of 2018

    October 17, 2017 7:08 AM 13

    New 2018 Audi A8L will get new and innovative technologies and will be lighter than the current model. The next-generation Audi A8L has been spied testing on Indian roads by AutocarIndia. Audi is expected to launch the long wheelbase car in the country in the second half of 2018. When launched in India, the new A8L will compete with the likes of Mercedes-Benz