Google officially revealed both the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL today at a press event, offering more features than ever in their flagships smartphones. First up, we have the Pixel 2, which is water-resistant, and offers a 5" OLED display, a Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB or 128GB of storage, as well as an "Active Edge" function that lets you squeeze the handset to activate certain functions, all running on Android 8.0 OREO. Continue reading for a hands-on video, more pictures and information.
Smartphone insider Evan Blass gives us a first look at the Google Pixel 2 XL's redesigned home screen, which features a search bar relocated from the top to the very bottom, beneath the app dock. This would enable Pixel users to take advantage of search features much more conveniently, since it's right by the home button. Continue reading for another encased picture and more information.
Google's Boston Dynamics has created some interesting robots over the years, and SpotMini is definitely no slouch. It's basically a quad-legged robot robot that maps the space around it, handles objects, climbs stairs - and could soon even be helping you out around the house. On a full charge, the non-hydraulic mini version of the company's Spot robot can run for 90-minutes and has different sensors including depth cameras and a a solid state gyro to help it move around and interact with its environment. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a leaked viral video from a Foxconn plant that allegedly shows the iPhone 8's rear shell.
This Unlocked Motorola Nexus 6 lets you skip the contracts, and it's being offered for just $229.99 shipped, today only, originally $319.99. Featuring a 5.96" AMOLED display, 2.7-GHz Snapdragon 805 CPU, 3GB of RAM, 13MP rear camera, and 32GB of internal storage. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more information.
So far, we know that the Google Pixel 2 XL will most likely have a squeezable frame, but these latest renders show us the handset in several colors. The phone still features a glass are in the back, right where the 12-megapixel Super Motion Camera is located, and the fingerprint scanner can be found right below it. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
Google's DeepMind Technologies Inc. has artificial intelligence systems that can beat the world's top Go players as well as old video game, but now, it has managed to teach itself to walk. The goal of this project was to simulate movement as a test for new machine learning techniques, or to be more specific, "flexible and natural behaviors that can be reused and adapted to solve tasks." Some of these AI agents were trained as human-like bipedals, while others as four-legged animals. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the world's largest Super Soaker gun.
Here's a first look at the upcoming Google Pixel XL 2017, also known as the 2 XL. Technical specifications have not yet been released, but it does appear to use an LG-made, low-bezel AMOLED display with a 2:1 aspect ratio. Both the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are expected to be launched this Fall, possibly after the iPhone 8 announcement, starting at $700. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Another day, another Google Pixel 2 concept, and this one comes from Jonas Daehnart. There's no confirmation on whether the new phone will come with a curved 5.6" OLED display or something slightly smaller, but recent "Google Taimen" Geekbench results show the processor clocked at 1.9GHz (Snapdragon 835) with 4GB of RAM. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Google may have partnered with HTC to release the original Pixel smartphone, but rumor has it the company switched to LG for its upcoming Pixel 2 XL. Featuring a 5.99-inch OLED display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset clocked at 2.45GHz, 128GB of internal storage, 4GB of RAM, and a single rear camera. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
DBS Designing gives us a look at what one possible design for the upcoming Google Pixel 2 smartphone, which will most likely be manufactured by HTC. Offering a 5.7 inch QHD+ display, 6GB of RAM, dual 12MP cameras, a hefty 3800 mAh battery for extended use, and fast charging, all running Android 8.0 OREO. Continue reading for more pictures and information.