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Google in smartphone push with motion-sensing Pixel 4

Oct 15, 2019 - 11:25 PM

The Pixel 4's radar-based, motion-sensing technology allows basic controls such as silencing alarms or skipping to the next song by holding up or waving hands

MOTION SENSE. Google's Pixel 4 smartphone uses radar technology for its gesture-based controls. Photo from Google website.

Google expected to unveil new Pixel phone on Oct. 15

Sep 17, 2019 - 9:58 AM

Google looks to challenge the latest generation of iPhones recently unveiled by Apple

PIXEL 3. The Google Pixel 3 phone is on display during the official launch of the new Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL phone at a press conference in New York on October 9,2018. Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Google builds gesture controls into new Pixel phone

Jul 30, 2019 - 2:02 PM

Gesture controls and face recognition are coming to the Pixel 4, set to debut in October

PIXEL FACE RECOGNITION. Screenshot from Google/YouTube

Google bucks soaring smartphone prices with $399 Pixel 3a

May 08, 2019 - 6:16 AM

Google gets into the midrange market

A new Google Pixel 3a phone (C) is displayed during the Google I/O conference at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California on May 7, 2019. Photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Google Pixel 3 derided for notch by netizens

Oct 10, 2018 - 3:23 AM

Online, dislike for the notch is resurrected as Google's new phone launches

Screenshot from Google

The 3 products Google announced at its October 2018 event

Oct 09, 2018 - 9:46 PM

Meet the Home Hub, Pixel Slate and the Pixel 3

GOOGLE'S LINEUP. The Google Home Hub, Pixel Slate, and Pixel 3. Screenshot from Youtube.

Google event on October 9 expected to star new Pixel phone

Sep 07, 2018 - 11:37 AM

An Android-powered smartwatch may be unveiled as well

GOOGLE. Google's New York office is shown in lower Manhattan on March 5, 2018 in New York City. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Here's how Google's Pixel 3 phones are shaping up

Sep 01, 2018 - 8:00 AM

Like many 2018 phones, the XL version of the Pixel 3 is expected to carry a notch

PIXEL 2. Photo from Google.

Leak suggests that one of Google's upcoming phones may have a notch too

May 30, 2018 - 1:11 PM

With Google's upcoming Android P officially supporting screen notches, the design feature can't be ruled out even for Google's own phones

What makes the Google Pixel 2 XL better than the Galaxy S9+

Apr 05, 2018 - 10:08 AM

Smarter software presents itself in every corner of the Pixel 2 experience, from its voice assistant to its camera to the way it identifies an incoming call from a number you’ve never seen before

Specs comparison: iPhone 8 and 8 Plus vs Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL

Oct 05, 2017 - 8:49 PM

Check out how the new phones from Apple and Google stack up with one another in this side-by-side spec comparison

WATCH: Google's best announcements at its Pixel 2 event

Oct 05, 2017 - 7:21 PM

From earphones that can translate languages in real-time to a phone with the highest-rated camera ever, check out the search giant's big revelations at their event

NEW TOYS. The search giant introduces its new products at its October event. Photo from Google

Google Home Max trends in the Philippines

Oct 05, 2017 - 2:46 PM

Find out why people are excited about Google's new products

WATCH: Google's Pixel 2 event

Oct 04, 2017 - 5:19 PM

Watch as the tech giant unveils their new phones and possibly more. The show officially begins on Thursday, October 5, at 12 am.

Google Pixel 2: All you should know about Google's next flagship

Sep 28, 2017 - 6:12 PM

On October 4, US time, the search giant unveils its newest phone. Here's a rundown of the rumored specs and features

SECOND COMING. How will Google improve upon the solid Pixel phones introduced last year? Screenshot from Concept Creator/YouTube

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL details leak ahead of unveiling

Sep 27, 2017 - 5:44 PM

The new Pixel phones will not have a dual lens system but it will have squeezable sides like the HTC U11

PIXEL 2. Mock-ups by YouTube channel Concept Creator whet the appetite of Pixel fans the world over. Screenshot from Concept Creator/YouTube

Google teases a likely October 4 Pixel event

Sep 14, 2017 - 9:45 PM

Google mirroring last year s October 4 Pixel announcement is likely teasing a new phone for the same date this year

STAY TUNED FOR GOOGLE. Google hints at a big October 4 event. Screen shot of Google webpage.

Google shows off Assistant-enabled Pixel smartphones, Daydream VR headset

Oct 05, 2016 - 12:39 AM

4th UPDATE Google announces the Google Pixel smartphone lineup as well as the Google Daydream View virtual reality headset at an event in San Francisco on October 4

PHONE BY GOOGLE. Screen shot by YouTube.

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Oct 04, 2016 - 8:17 PM

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Google to unveil Pixel smartphones, VR headset – reports

Oct 04, 2016 - 2:25 PM

The October 4 event is set to feature the latest hardware from Google

THE PIXEL LINEUP? Google is likely going to announce a new phone lineup at its October 4 event. Screen shot from YouTube.

Google counters Apple with Nexus phones, new tablet

Sep 30, 2015 - 7:37 AM

Aside from a pair of new Nexus phones and the Pixel C tablet Google is also coming out with updates to the Chromecast and the impending release of the latest version of Android Android Marshmallow

NEXUS 5X. An undated handout image released by Google on September 29, 2015 showing the new Nexus 5X phone introduced by Google at a press event in San Francisco, California, USA. Photo by Google/EPA