Sunday , October 22 2017

Duncan Jaffrey   Journalist

Duncan has been interested in technology since coding "Mary had a little Lamb" in Basic on his ZX Spectrum. A fan of all things Android, most days you'll find Duncan trawling the web for Android news or quietly editing away on Map Maker.

Google adds payments setup to Google Assistant, kind of

As the Google Assistant continues on its wandering journey of adding new features, we’re getting an indication of the next new addition: payments. Users in the USA have begun to see a new menu option for ‘Payments’ showing up in the Google Account Settings section of Assistant settings. As you …

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Want to get Home Automation control on your Pixel before Google flips the switch? We’ll show you how

Earlier today we reported on the Pixel getting official access to the Home Automation menu, and thus control, previously restricted to owners of the Google Home. Unfortunately, this is one of those updates that requires you to jump through a few hoops, firstly you need Google app v. 6.11 and Play …

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Google release the developer preview 2 for their IoT platfrom, Android Things

Following the initial announcement and Developer Preview for Googles rebranded IoT platform, Android Things today we’re getting the first major update to the developer platform. Most of the information is very developer centric, however, just because it’s a developer focused announcement does mean there are not a few interesting tidbits. …

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