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End of OK Google? Google tests way to invoke Assistant without wake word

End of OK Google? Google tests way to invoke Assistant without wake word

27 minutes ago   |   Pocket-lint

Google's next feature could spell the end for wake words like "OK Google". The company is reportedly testing a smart display feature that activates Google Assistant based on...
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Remember this moment: OnePlus Nord N100 leak reads like OnePlus sell-out

Remember this moment: OnePlus Nord N100 leak reads like OnePlus sell-out

12 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

OnePlus shot to fame offering the flagship killer. Through a combination of invitation hype and a tight knit community, OnePlus managed to do something that other companies had...
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Microsoft Adds Touch Controls to 10 More Xbox Games on xCloud Service

Microsoft Adds Touch Controls to 10 More Xbox Games on xCloud Service

12 hours ago   |   PC Mag

The touch-control support means you don't need to always carry a wireless controller to play certain Xbox games on your Android smartphone or tablet. Want to play Xbox's cloud...
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Google Assistant May Soon Activate Without a Voice Command

Google Assistant May Soon Activate Without a Voice Command

15 hours ago   |   PC Mag

Leaked internal firmware allows Assistant to activate by detecting you are close to a smart device. We're all used to waking up our virtual assistants using a phrase such as...
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Huawei Mate 40 and Mate 40 Pro official, with large curved screens and fast charging

Huawei Mate 40 and Mate 40 Pro official, with large curved screens and fast charging

15 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

Huawei has unveiled the latest in a long line of high-end Mate-series phones: the Mate 40 and the Mate 40 Pro , and its spec sheet is packed with some impressive-sounding...
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Samsung to introduce automatic call blocking on Android 11-capable flagships

16 hours ago   |   The Register

Yeah I've heard you were in a car accident that wasn't your fault. Is that right? *Click* Samsung phones will soon come with automatic spam call blocking. The feature, which is...
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Visa's Tap to Phone service wants to transform payment processing for small businesses

Visa's Tap to Phone service wants to transform payment processing for small businesses

17 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Tap to Phone lets small and micro businesses process payments using nothing more than an NFC-enabled Android phone.
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OnePlus 9 could launch early

OnePlus 9 could launch early

20 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

The OnePlus 8T has only been official for little over a week but attention is now switching to the next in the company's flagship line: the OnePlus 9. A report states that the...
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Compact Android phones aren't coming yet - at least for now

Compact Android phones aren't coming yet - at least for now

20 hours ago   |   TechRadar

A tipster has suggested that iPhone 12 Mini like small devices may not be coming any time soon as the customized components make these phones costly.
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The Best iPad Apps for 2020

The Best iPad Apps for 2020

1 day ago   |   PC Mag

What's a tablet without quality apps? These expertly curated titles will transform your iPad, iPad mini, or iPad Pro into the ultimate tablet for work, play, and...
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UFC 254: card, time and all you need to know about Khabib vs Gaethje

UFC 254: card, time and all you need to know about Khabib vs Gaethje

The Eagle set for third title defence against The Human Highlight Reel. Read on for your guide to UFC 254 - it's all happening this Saturday on Fight Island. Read more ...

Dutch hacker claims to have accessed Donald Trump's Twitter account

Dutch hacker claims to have accessed Donald Trump's Twitter account

This is the second time that Dutch Hacker Victor Gevers has managed to gain access to Trump's Twitter. Read more ...

PS5 will have Disney+, Netflix, Apple TV and Spotify at launch

PS5 will have Disney+, Netflix, Apple TV and Spotify at launch

The PlayStation 5 will launch with a healthy collection of media streaming apps, to prove this time it will be as capable as a media player as it is a games console. Indeed... Read more ...

O2 5G expands to 100 UK towns and cities

O2 5G expands to 100 UK towns and cities

O2 touts 5G coverage ahead of iPhone 12 launch. Read more ...

The Best Smart Speakers for 2020

The Best Smart Speakers for 2020

Alexa, Google Assistant, or Siri? The first step in choosing an AI companion is deciding which voice assistance platform is the right fit for your home. The second step is... Read more ...

Controversial tech firm Palantir is reportedly building a data tool to help...

Controversial tech firm Palantir is reportedly building a data tool to help US authorities allocate COVID-19 vaccines

Summary List Placement Data-analytics firm Palantir, which has drawn fire from human rights groups for its US government contracts, is reportedly working on a tool to help... Read more ...

Tesla unleashes 'Full Self-Driving Beta' - but with raft of safety warnings

Tesla unleashes 'Full Self-Driving Beta' - but with raft of safety warnings

The US car maker will release the technology to a few select customers before expanding its availability 'extremely slow and cautious, as it should' at a cost of $2,000. Read more ...

Hideo Kojima is hiring for a new project - will it be a PS5 horror game?

Hideo Kojima is hiring for a new project - will it be a PS5 horror game?

Hideo Kojima of Metal Gear Solid and Death Stranding fame is working on a new game and is looking to hire “best-in-class” talent. Read more ...

Report: Nvidia Cancels RTX 3080 20GB and RTX 3070 16GB Graphics Cards

Report: Nvidia Cancels RTX 3080 20GB and RTX 3070 16GB Graphics Cards

With Nvidia's existing RTX cards being so hard to find, why put even more stress on the supply chain? With the launch of the GeForce RTX 30 Series graphics cards , Nvidia blew... Read more ...

Acer launches new laptops across the Swift, Spin and Aspire series

Acer launches new laptops across the Swift, Spin and Aspire series

Acer has announced a new range of laptops including Chromebooks across the Swift, Spin and Aspire series. Read more ...