+ Saturday April 20th, 2019

News and Editorial

Did Google just accidentally out a Nest branded 10 inch Smart Display

It’s often hard to tell when you “find something” unannounced online if it’s genuine, a troll or just some sort of mistake or misunderstanding, and that perfectly describes this situation. Overnight a reference to an unannounced Nest branded Google Smart Display was spotted on Google’s own hardware store page. According …

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Facebook Messenger now allows you to respond directly to users based on messages in a group thread

Most users these days are in group chats: Messenger, Whatsapp, Telegram, Slack… The list goes on with supporting apps. But the problem is you can often end up with several conversation threads between individuals happening which gets noisy and confusing if you’re not active in the chat at the time. …

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Australians Can Alexa Enable Speakers With Amazon Echo Input

Amazon’s Echo Input device is available for purchase in Australia today. What is the Echo Input? Think of it as a much thinner Echo Dot, with the external speaker and internal speaker drivers removed. Echo Input allows people to Alexa-enable existing individual or speaker systems via an AUX 3.5mm audio …

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