Tag Archives: Google

Some Google Pixel Phone Users Are Reporting a Major Freezing Camera Issue

Ever since the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL phones have been shipped, the tech giant has been busy resolving issues based on user complaints on its product forums. The latest one to crop up pertains to the camera again, and this time the abnormality causes the phone to freeze up completely. Apparently, while launching the camera app, the phone ... Read More »

Google on Track to Sell 3 Million Pixel Smartphones This Year; 5-6 Million Next Year: Morgan Stanley

With the demise of Galaxy Note 7, many believed that Google’s Pixel smartphones will fill the gap left by it. It certainly does appear to be turning out true in Google’s favour. Morgan Stanley has predicted that Google will sell 3 million Pixel smartphones by end of 2016 and this will generate $2 billion in revenue. It further estimates that ... Read More »

Google Pixel Phones Capture 10 Percent of Premium Smartphone Share in India in October: Counterpoint

Last month, Google launched its first fully self-branded Pixel smartphones worldwide as well as in India. The unique and the distinguishing factor about these smartphones from the earlier Nexus series is that these smartphones are premium in terms of features as well as the price tag. Pixel phones have been pitched by the search giant as direct competitors to Apple’s ... Read More »

Google Pixel Phone Users Report Screenshots From iPhone 7 Plus Devices Are Being Distorted

After being plagued by Bluetooth pairing and LTE connectivity issues, Pixel phone users are now reporting another bug. According to user reports, screenshots sent from an iPhone 7 Plus to a Google Pixel or Google Pixel XL phone are getting distorted automatically. The distorted screenshot issue is being discussed on a Google Product forums page extensively, and users are reporting ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Available With Up to Rs. 26,000 Discount in Flipkart Exchange Offer

  These days, buying a premium-end smartphone has become an even tougher task, as their prices keep increasing steadily. This is why Flipkart’s ‘Pixel Exchange Festival’ may act as a boon for those who wish to upgrade their current smartphone to Google’s first self-branded smartphone. Flipkart’s Pixel Exchange Festival is offering discounts of up to Rs. 26,000 on exchange of ... Read More »

Google Pixel Resellers See Their Google Accounts Locked for Violating Terms of Service

Some of Google’s unwitting users are learning a harsh lesson: If you violate the company’s policies, it can abruptly cut you off from your Gmail account, online photos and other vital digital services. Several people who recently bought Google’s new Pixel phone on behalf of a New Hampshire dealer are now suffering that punishment after the company detected their online ... Read More »

Huawei Confirms It Refused to Manufacture Google Pixel Due to Lack of Branding

  Google’s first self-branded smartphone, the Pixel, has received warm response from critics since its launch last month. The Pixel smartphone has been manufactured by HTC but as it turns out search giant’s first choice for manufacturing these smartphones was Huawei. Huawei has reportedly confirmed that it denied the manufacturing contract for Pixel due to the lack of co-branding on ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone AR Google Tango Smartphone Set to Launch at CES 2017: Report

  Asus may be the next smartphone manufacturer to launch Google Tango-ready smartphone. According to a report citing Asus CEO Jerry Shen, the company is gearing to launch the ‘ZenFone AR’ at CES 2017. Shen was cited to say the ‘ZenFone AR will come with advanced functionality and performance at a competitive price.’ The Taiwanese company is expected to showcase ... Read More »

Google Play Music Revamp Brings Machine Learning Recommendations and More

  Google on Monday gave its Play Music app total overhaul with smart features which will be powered by Google’s machine learning and contextual tools. The brand new Google Play Music app will make its way to Android users globally starting this week alongside iOS and the Web users. The company says that the new app starting this week will ... Read More »

Google to Block Fake News Websites From Using Its AdSense Network

  Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Monday it is working on a policy change to prevent websites that misrepresent content from using its AdSense advertising network, a move aimed at halting the spread of “fake news” and other types of misinformation on the internet. The shift comes as Google, Facebook and Twitter face a backlash over the role they played ... Read More »