Google Pixel 2 Event: Here's a Roundup of Everything Google Launched Today

Wal-Mart lists Google Home Mini smart speaker ahead of official launch

Called the Google Home Mini - which Google said is smaller than a donut - it is a rounded disk covered in the hottest new technology material: fabric.

The Max debuts in December for $399 and unfortunately for our friends outside of the USA, it's not making its way outside of North America just yet. Startups like Doppler Labs have been introducing hearing aid-like products in recent years that are designed for more attentive hearing, and aim to help with the dinner party effect where you overhear snippets from the next table, but not what someone across from you is saying.

Amazon Echo: Amazon's main Echo device is capable of playing music, giving you directions, ordering you an Uber, and a whole mess of other things. All of these speakers work just as you would expect a smart speaker to: they'll play music from a variety of streaming services (or your smartphone, computer, or another device) and respond to questions you have for Google Assistant.

Breaking Down the Chart for Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX)
The Company is focused on leveraging the body's innate and adaptive immune responses through toll-like receptor (TLR) stimulation. During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock.

We didn't have a chance to test the Max outside of Google's controlled environment, but the demo that showed off what a single Max could do, as well two paired up, left us wanting more.

Google Home Max takes a diametrically opposite approach to the Home Mini, and is significantly larger while being geared towards better music playback. The color options are as same as the new Google Home speakers. This week, Google unveiled two new smart speaker products that finally offer solid alternatives to their Echo counterparts. Not to mention, for a limited time, Pixel 2 preorders will come with a free Google Home Mini. The speaker itself can be used in various positions and configurations allowing it to be placed vertically, horizontally, or even paired with another Home Max for enhanced stereo mode.

Regardless, it's clear Google is taking its place in the smart speaker market seriously. But if it's multi-room Spotify across a load of old speakers or Home devices you're after, then a combination of ChromeCast Audios and a Home Mini could be a better choice. It supports cast and Bluetooth pairing functionality and has an aux input too so you can hook up other devices to it. As the name suggests, the Google Home Mini is a pocket-sized smart speaker which is backed by the Google Assistant and has been launched as a direct competitor to Amazon's Echo Dot.

Ireland taken to court over Apple tax bill
This work will continue, "notwithstanding the fact that the Commission has taken this wholly unnecessary step", it concluded. However, since then, little headway has been made by Ireland to reclaim the payment requested by the Commission.

But truly smart sound, powered by machine learning, could in theory go even further. We have gathered all the information including the features and specifications just to let you know more about them. That big ticket does include a 12-month subscription for Youtube Red, which would otherwise cost $120. It says it has put machine learning capabilities directly into Clips.

The Pixel 2 will be available in Just Black, Clearly White, and Kinda Blue on October 19 for $649 (64GB) and $749 (128GB). It's big, has a premium sealed design for improved acoustics, smart features, and two loud subwoofers offering tons of sound.

ESPN replaces NBC as Formula 1's United States broadcaster
Interestingly, the media company declined to renew its deal with sport for a very specific reason. Media reports have indicated that Liberty wants to retain control of those rights.

Related News:

Most liked

Lil Wayne 15-Year-Old Alleged Son Surfaces
It looks like Lil Wayne is following the footsteps of Drake , Diddy , Rick Ross , & others in getting into the liquor business. The source indicates that Wayne is willing to take care of the child in question if the paternity test returns back positive.

Buhari's meeting with Kachikwu set for Friday
Baru over illegal practices and appealed to President Buhari to take urgent steps to address his concerns. Kachikwu in a letter dated August 30 which surfaced in the internet on Tuesday had criticised Mr.

Calls for stricter gun laws face political gridlock
Lee Zeldin says he looks at all meaningful gun legislation that comes across his desk. The problem is in "this town", Murphy said, referring to Washington , DC.

GAME ON: Florida State officials confirm kickoff time for Miami game
Both schools said Wednesday they were monitoring the situation and were in contact with the ACC. Miami football game will kick off as scheduled at 3:30 p.m.

Sepang winner Max Verstappen has the flu
Still, Ferrari looked to have, in the form of Raikkonen, more than enough pace in the pocket to stroll to the chequered flag. I just want to perform, I want to be at a good level and I haven't been doing that for some time , for many varied reasons.

Respect for flag trumps freedom of speech
Why not start to do so now? The opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the University or Tri States Public Radio. A time of honoring our country and recognizing those that have given their lives is not the time to try to make a change.

North Korean ship smuggling huge weapons cache seized in Egypt
Customs found more than 30,000 rocket-propelled grenades of North Korean production, hidden under bins of iron ore. The newspaper cited "US officials and Western diplomats familiar with the findings" as anonymous sources.

Deontay Wilder to defend his heavyweight world title against Stiverne
Wilder and Stiverne were already fighting on that card, but Stiverne was supposed to fight Dominic Breazeale in a title eliminator.

Year-old Girl Raped Inside School Toilet in South Delhi
In another such incident, a nine-year-old was allegedly raped by a 31-year-old man in Central Delhi's Karol Bagh area. A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a school van driver in Delhi's Baba Haridass Nagar region in July.

Russian Hackers Stole NSA Tools From Contractor Who Used Kaspersky Software
In fact, Acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke said in September that she was banning the entire federal government from using Kaspersky.

Fifth-ranking House Dem: Time for Pelosi to move on
Sanchez has served in Congress since 2003, representing parts of eastern Los Angeles County. Pelosi became House Speaker in 2006, when the Democrats held a majority with 236 seats.

Packers at Cowboys Point Spread: NFL Week 5 Odds, Prediction
The Packers lost Aaron Rodgers early in the game due to a broken collarbone which was vital for the Bears winning the game. Green Bay routed the visiting Bears 35-14 behind four Rodgers touchdown passes, two to Jordy Nelson.

Marco Silva: I convinced Watford board to bring in Richarlison
West Brom return to top flight action on October 16 with a trip to the King Power Stadium to take on former league champions Leicester City, who are sitting one place above the relegation zone.

Sibanye Gold Limited (NYSE:SBGL)
The company was able to keep return on investment at 19.10% in the last twelve months. 2,138,519 shares of the stock traded hands. Year to date is 31.55%, 32.79% over the last quarter, 20.74% for the past six months and 33.82% over the last 12 months.

United Nations to shame Saudi-led bloc as Yemen child killers
U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric said the United Nations does not comment on leaked documents. The council will hold a debate on children and armed conflict on October 31.