Seeing Apple Music in your Google Home settings? Here’s why
The Google Home apps for iOS and Android yesterday displayed settings for Apple Music integration. While the account settings didn’t do much, it was assumed it would be a matter of time before Google would roll this update o...
Lower-cost Pixels, an Android smartwatch and a new Home speaker are reportedly on Google’s 2019 roadmap
Google is continuing its dip into hardware this year, in an attempt to draw more users into its ecosystem, according to a report from Nikkei. As earlier reported, Google will be launching a new Pixel 3 Lite, aimed at “pri...
You can now make charity donations with your voice via Google Assistant
Last month, Google announced that Android users can now make charitable donations from Play Store. Google is now making it even simpler for users to donate money. You can now donate money through simple voice commands, thanks to G...
Google reportedly making billions of dollars from Google Home
Smart speakers and digital assistants have risen rapidly from a curiosity to a staple, and Google has embraced the rising tide better than most, delivering a competitive product to Amazon’s dominant Alexa speakers despite be...
Google Assistant gets Pretty Please support and other holiday focused features
Google is updating its Assistant on Smart Speakers and other devices to prepare for the holidays. The firm is adding a politeness feature to the Google assistant which rewards users for being slightly more polite when making voice...
Google announces new Home Hub, a Smart Display powered by Google Assistant
As expected, Google today announced the Home Hub, a Google Assistant-based smart display. With the new Home Hub, you can get hands free help that you can hear and see. You can just say “Hey Google” to get step-by-step ...
Pandora Premium and Deezer music streaming support now available on Google Home speakers
Google today announced that it is brining support for Pandora Premium and Deezer music to Google Home speakers including Mini and Max. With this support, you can now ask your Google Assistant to play some of your favorite songs u...
Google apologises to users for Google Home/Chromecast outage
Yesterday we reported that Google’s Home and Chromecast were down all day, and today the firm has rolled out a fix for the issues, resolving an issue that plagued and annoyed users worldwide. Google blames the backend for th...
Google’s Home and Chromecast go down worldwide
Users worldwide are experiencing issues with their Google Home and Chromecast devices. Google had the following to say: We’re aware of an issue affecting some Google Home and Chromecast users. We’re investigating the issue and...
Google Home Smart Speaker comes to Spain and Mexico
Google’s Home has racked up some Duolingo points this week as the firm has now enabled Spanish support for users. The firm has added a new option which lets users now engage with the Home, Home Mini and Home Max in Spanish,...