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YouTube Subscribers Can Get a Free Nest Mini Right Now

Google is giving away a free Nest Mini smart speaker to all YouTube Premium and Google Play subscribers for the next month.Read more...
Tags: Google, Youtube, Lifehacks, Google Home, Nest Mini

Belkin's new smart speaker combines high-end audio, Google Assistant support, and wireless phone charging into one handy package

  The Belkin Soundform Elite combines premium audio, Google Assistant support, and wireless charging into one convenient smart speaker. The speaker's wireless charging works well for both Android and iOS smartphones, and the charging pad skillfully cradles your mobile device during playback. Belkin has teamed up with Devialet, a French audio brand, to enhance the Soundform Elite's performance, enabling a warm, punchy, and poised sound. The speaker's industrial design is first-rate, making for ...
Tags: Google, Trends, Siri, Nintendo, Lg, Sam, Devialet, Alexa, Belkin, Spotify Pandora, Google Smart, Audioslave, Google Home, Google Home Max, YouTube Music Google, Soundform Elite

Google Nest Hub vs Amazon Echo Show 5: Nest Hub is better built, while Echo Show 5 brings more features

  Smart displays can significantly enhance your smart home setup by performing as a hub that connects and manages all your smart devices. Google Nest Hub and Amazon Echo Show 5 are great smart displays that cost under $100 The Google Nest Hub has a better build, while the Amazon Echo Show 5 offers a few more software features and more customization. The big difference between the two products is that the Nest Hub employs the Google Assistant and the Echo Show 5 has Alexa as its smart assista...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Youtube, Trends, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, Alexa Google, Google Home, Amazon Echo Show, Google Nest Hub, Nest Hub, Google Amazon Echo Show

Smaller, Lower-Priced HomePod Appears Increasingly Closer to Launching

Apple is rumored to have a smaller, lower-priced HomePod on deck for later this year, and there are increasing signs that the new model could be on the horizon. In addition to Best Buy offering the HomePod on sale for $199.99 this week, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman notes that Apple employees are now able to purchase up to 10 HomePods at a 50 percent discount, up from a limit of two. The larger purchase limit could be part of Apple's efforts to clear out inventory of the current HomePod ahead of th...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Siri, Bloomberg, United States, Amazon Echo, Mark Gurman, Gurman, Google Home, HomePod

How to use your Google Chromecast to watch HBO Go shows and movies

To use a Chromecast to watch HBO Go with either your phone or laptop, the Google streaming device must be connected to your TV and home WiFi network.   To enable HBO Go to play through your Chromecast, download the most recent version of the Google Home app to your mobile device and connect your phone to the same WiFi network as your Chromecast.  You must have an HBO cable subscription through a TV provider to access the HBO Go streaming service through Chromecast.  Visit Business Insider's h...
Tags: Google Chrome, Google, Hbo, Trends, Walmart, Chromecast, Hbo Go, Apple Samsung, Google Chromecast, Google Home, Apple Lenovo, Walmart Apple Macbook Pro From

How to change your Google Home Wi-Fi network through the mobile app, to reconnect all your Google devices

You can change your Google Home's Wi-Fi network using the Google Home mobile app.  When you change the Wi-Fi through your Google Home app, every Google device connected to that network will change as well. To change your Google Home's Wi-Fi network, you will need to forget the current network connected to it in the app. Visit Business Insider's Homepage for more stories. A Google Home can be a helpful personal assistant, and is a convenient way to connect all of the smart devices in your hom...
Tags: Google, Trends, Walmart, Wi Fi, Apple Samsung, Google Home, Google Home Hub, Google Home Wi Fi, Google Home Check, red Forget This Network

Are Google's New Nest Aware Plans Worth the Extra Cost?

The Google-owned home security company Nest updated its Nest Aware service with an all-new pricing model and some new features. Read more...
Tags: Google, Nest, Smart Home, Lifehacks, Home Security, Google Home

How to get Audible on your Google Home device in 2 ways

You can't get Audible on a Google Home device natively, but there are two workarounds for playing titles from the audiobook app on your smart speaker. You can get Audible on your Google Home speaker by pairing it with your phone through Bluetooth or casting your Audible app from your Android phone.  Make sure all your devices are on the same network when you are pairing your mobile device to your Google Home speaker. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Audible brings you the ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Trends, Alexa, Apple Samsung, Audible, Google Home, Walmart Google, Apple Lenovo, Walmart Apple Macbook Pro From, Toggle Bluetooth, Google Home Device, My Devices

Coronavirus: Brand Moves for Wednesday May 6

Airbnb bookings have risen in a number of European countries. Brian Chesky, Airbnb’s chief executive, highlighted a surge in domestic bookings in Denmark and the Netherlands. “The recovery is better than what we had forecast even two weeks ago. Is it a temporary recovery? Is it a permanent recovery? Nobody knows,” Chesky said. It has not been enough to alleviate a financial crisis at lossmaking Airbnb, which said on Tuesday it was cutting 25 per cent of its workforce; the company now expects it...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, UK, New York, London, Advertising, Pandora, Austria, Hungary, Canada, Britain, Ford, Netherlands, Portugal, Gm, Bird

How to Pair Your Bluetooth Speaker With Google Home

Your Google Home is a great device for requesting the weather, setting alarms, controlling your smart home or even creating a network of connected speakers, but you might not have an extra Google Home speaker to create an awesome sound setup in your home or apartment. That’s fine: You can just route your music through…Read more...
Tags: Google, Bluetooth, Lifehacks, Google Home, Smart Speakers

A new way for podcasters to understand and grow their audiences

Whether taking a quick walk, diving into an ambitious cooking project or driving in the car, people are listening to podcasts in more places. We redesigned Google Podcasts with this in mind, making it easier to discover and listen to podcasts wherever people are listening. Today we’re introducing Google Podcasts Manager, a new tool to help podcasters gain insight into the evolving habits of podcast listeners so they can better understand their audiences and reach them across Google products.With...
Tags: Google, Search, John Ciancutti, Google Home, Google Podcasts

Googlers’ tips for staying connected from a distance

Social distancing, by definition, makes it hard to get a healthy dose of human contact. Fortunately, there are lots of ways to keep in touch with friends and family that go beyond the standard phone call. We asked Googlers to share how they’re keeping family and friends close, while staying a safe distance apart. We hope their ideas might inspire you, too.Give your family a surprise hello through the Google Home appTo feel closer when we’re far away, I broadcast messages through the Google Home ...
Tags: Google, London, California, Google Photos, Googlers, Jeff, Google Home, Ben Jose, Jennifer Kutz, Robin Bhaduri, Jeff Sinckler Tenor, Tahai Michelle Baik, Genevieve Brennan

These are the best Google Home and Google Nest deals for May 2020

It's hard to beat the convenience of asking Google questions without using your smartphone or computer.
Tags: Google, Deals, Trends, Smart Home, Google Home, SAH, Google Nest Home, Commerce 2020

The best HomeKit devices

The best HomeKit devices for smart homes adhere to Apple's strict guidelines and in doing so work extremely well with iPhones, iPads, Apple TV, HomePod, and more Apple devices to upgrade houses with the latest smart technology. We've collected an exhaustive list of what we think are the best HomeKit devices across several product categories, including lights, smart plugs, locks, and more. The Google Home and Alexa smart home ecosystems might have more supported devices overall, there's somethi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Trends, Siri, Logitech, Philips, Sonos, Philips Hue, Amazon Echo, Homekit, Alexa, Belkin, Chamberlain, Amazon Alexa, LIFX

More ways to fine tune Google Assistant for you

Smart speakers and Smart Displays often sit on the kitchen counter or living room table and are used by more than one member in the household. So we’ve made sure that each person can tweak their preferences for interacting with Google Assistant. When setting up your Google Assistant, you can choose to enable Voice Match and teach Assistant to recognize your voice so you can receive personalized results, like calendar reminders and favorite playlists—even if you share a device with other people i...
Tags: Google, Google Assistant, Google Home, Voice Match, Natasha Jensen, Voice Match Google

How to Adjust the Audio Sensitivity of Your Google Home Device

Accidentally summoning an AI helper like Google Assistant by inadvertently speaking the wake word (or something that sounds enough like it to fool a computer) has become a fact of life ever since Siri was first introduced. It can be a chronic problem too, depending on your living situation and how you use your smart…Read more...
Tags: Google, Siri, Lifehacks, Smarthome, Google Assistant, Google Home

Best Buy Smart Home Sale: Up to 50% off Arlo, Google Nest, Netgear, and TP Link

If you're getting antsy sitting around, Best Buy has smart home device and networking deals for DIY projects.
Tags: Google, Deals, Trends, Nest, Smart Home, Tp-link, Netgear, Arlo, Google Nest Cam, Google Home, Google Nest Mini, Commerce 2020, Best Buy 2020, Google Nest Hello Video Doorbell, lLinksys, Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Router

Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen) Review: Even Faster, Even Smarter

Google finally has a new version of the Google Home Mini speaker. We tested out the new Nest Mini to see how it stacks up against the rest of the pint-sized smart speaker pack.
Tags: Google, Trends, Smart Home, Google Home, Google Home Mini, Google Home App, Google Nest Mini, Nest Mini 2, Smart speaker reviews, Google Nest Mini 2nd Gen Review

The best speaker deals — save $50 on Google's Home smart speaker

  Speakers with good performance can be pricey, but they often go on sale. We've compiled all the best speaker deals for April 2020. We'll update this list regularly with new deals as they're announced. Right now, the Google Home smart speaker is on sale for $49.99 — that's $50 off its original price. Great speakers can make listening to music far more enjoyable — and speakers have been getting a whole lot better over the past few years. These days, even relatively inexpensive speakers can d...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Samsung, Trends, Siri, Walmart, Logitech, Pyle, Lg, Vizio, Alexa, Dolby Atmos, Steven Cohen, Amazon Google, Crutchfield

Google Home: $49 (62% off) + FREE Shipping

For a limited time, you can order the Google Home for only $49 (62% off) with FREE shipping from Walmart. If you prefer, you can order the Amazon Echo for $79.99 (20% off) with FREE shipping. About Google Home: Powered by your very own Google assistant, Google Home is designed to help streamline your life and manage your everyday tasks.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
Tags: Google, Walmart, Frugality, Amazon Echo, Google Home

How to listen to audiobooks with Alexa and Google Assistant

Heard any good books lately? Take advantage of your audiobook service by linking it with your voice assistant.
Tags: Google, Audiobooks, Trends, How-to, Home Automation, Smart Home, Alexa, Audible, Amazon Alexa, Google Home

How to change Google Assistant’s voice

There are more ways than ever to personalize your Google Assistant's voice including accents and languages.
Tags: Google, Trends, How-to, Smart Home, Voice Assistant, Google Assistant, Google Home, Tier 4

These are the best Google Home and Google Nest deals for April 2020

It's hard to beat the convenience of asking Google questions without using your smartphone or computer.
Tags: Google, Deals, Trends, Smart Home, Google Home, Google Nest Home, Commerce 2020

The best mesh Wi-Fi systems

Mesh Wi-Fi systems are the perfect way to upgrade your wireless internet in a large home or spaces with Wi-Fi "dead zones."  The third-generation Eero Home WiFi System and Eero Pro are our picks for the best mesh Wi-Fi systems because they are beautifully designed, and the powerful modules ensure signal reaches everywhere. With the advent of the connected home, connected entertainment, and our connected lives, wireless internet is incredibly important. Creating a strong, reliable Wi-Fi network...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Trends, Brooklyn, Vpn, Alexa, Beacon, Wi Fi, Eero, Google Home, Tyler Hayes, Velop, Google Wi Fi, Linksys Velop, Ubiquiti Labs

Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen) Review: Even Faster, Even Smarter

Google finally has a new version of the Google Home Mini speaker. We tested out the new Nest Mini to see how it stacks up against the rest of the pint-sized smart speaker pack.
Tags: Google, Trends, Smart Home, Google Home, Google Home Mini, Google Home App, Google Nest Mini, Nest Mini 2, Smart speaker reviews, Google Nest Mini 2nd Gen Review

How to Use Voice Assistants For Your Business

With the advent of technology, more business processes are getting automated, easily streamlined and getting efficient. Key to these rapid changes is artificial intelligence or machine learning where bots in programs now allows us to delegate manually redundant tasks to machines. Not only these but machines can now process complicated data and make intuitive projections and forecasts. Voice assistants are becoming commonplace in business environments. Voice enabled assistants can help set appoi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Cortana, Sales, Siri, Voice, Voice Assistants, Alexa, Don, Technology Trends, Goel, Google Home, Alexa Siri, Voice Assistants Voice, Piyush Goel

The Source Canada Weekly Sale: Save up to 50% on Speakers, Laptops, Headphones and More

The Source Canada has an awesome weekly sale available now. Don’t Miss amazing offers on top brand laptops, TVs, headphones and more this week. Deals valid until March 26, 2020: Save $100 on PS4 Pro 1TB Console (Was $499.99, Now $399.99) Save $40 on Sony SRS-XB31/ B Bluetooth Portable Speaker (Was $199.99, Now $159.99) Save $20 on the Google Nest Mini 2nd Generation (Was $69.99, Now $49.99) Save $30 on Google Home (Was $129.99, Now $99.99) Deals valid until March 31, 2020: Save $80 on Bose H...
Tags: Apple, Google, Shopping, Asus, Samsung, Canada, Sony, The Source, Sony SRS, Canadian Daily Deals, The Source Canada, Google Home, Source Canada Weekly Sale

These are the best Google Home and Google Nest deals for March 2020

It's hard to beat the convenience of asking Google questions without using your smartphone or computer.
Tags: Google, Deals, Trends, Smart Home, Google Home, Google Nest Home, Commerce 2020

The Dispatch, a news organization built on Substack, passes $1M in annual revenue

Is there an audience for a center-right news publication focused on original reporting and analysis? That’s the proposition that The Dispatch set out to test when it launched last October, and the early results are promising. The startup says it’s now approaching 10,000 paying subscribers, adding up to more than $1 million in annualized revenue. Editor and CEO Stephen Hayes (former editor in chief of the now-defunct Weekly Standard) told me that his vision for The Dispatch was to “slow down the ...
Tags: Google, Startups, Media, California, Tech, Bernie Sanders, Stephen Hayes, Hayes, Weekly Standard, Dispatch, Substack, Google Home, Chris Best

How to factory reset your Amazon Echo using the Alexa app or your device

You can factory reset your Amazon Echo using the Amazon Alexa app or the physical device itself. Quickly unplugging and restarting an Amazon Echo can usually jog a nonresponsive or malfunctioning device back to proper working order, while in some cases a full factory reset might be needed to restore to proper function. If you are going to sell, donate, or trade your Echo, it's a good idea to factory reset your device to protect potentially sensitive personal data. Visit Business Insider's hom...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Africa, Trends, Factory Reset, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Amazon Amazon, Amazon Alexa, Google Home, Best Buy Samsung, Amazon Echo Show, Amazon Amazon Echo Show, Tap Echo Alexa

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