+ Saturday September 21st, 2019

Duncan Jaffrey   Associate

Duncan Jaffrey

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.

Tile — Australian Review

I can be absent-minded, especially, it seems, with my keys. I’ve tried always putting them in the same place, which works whenever I remember, alas between not paying attention, kids, pets and spouses, my keys, and occasionally wallet, regularly go missing. Enter smart trackers to save the day. I’ve spent …

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Hey Google, why are you pulling Assistant’s shopping list out of Keep?

Google has started advising that from April 10th, they will no longer save shopping lists created from Assistant to Keep. Ahhh Google, how you love to fracture, replicate and confuse your product offerings. It seems someone from the Google Assistant team either got transferred from or had lunch with someone …

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Google’s Assistant is named “Google”, and that makes complete sense

During our week at MWC 2017 in Barcelona, we got the opportunity to meet with Gummi Hafsteinsson, Product Manager for Google Assistant. While we had many discussions with the passionate and knowledgeable Googler, one of the questions posed by others at the roundtable made me reflect more than any other, …

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Google and Disney Australia release Disney Book Ears, enhanced storytelling with Google Cloud Speech integration

Reading to your children is one of life most basic pleasures and that experience has gone mostly unchanged, unless you’re reading to your children from a tablet. Disney and Google have partnered together to enhance the traditional paper based reading experience with Disney Book Ears. Book Ears combines the simple …

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