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Modojo Rewind: New Tech And Big Reveals For Android Users

By Kevin Tucker, Oct 06, 2017 4:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of Modojo.


The Daydream View is Google's Newest VR Headset

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 04, 2017 10:55am PDT

Not to be left behind by the rest of the Google product family, the Daydream VR headset was bound for an update of its own.


Google Uses Stranger Things To Show Off ARCore

By Charles Singletary, Oct 04, 2017 10:53am PDT

The battle for augmented supremacy is officially underway as ARCore takes the stage.


Pixel Buds Are Google's Wireless Answer to Apple AirPods

By Charles Singletary, Oct 04, 2017 10:49am PDT

Google announced their wireless solution to pair with headphone jack-less Pixel 2 phones.


"Total fucking garbage. I hate the fact that they're the included headphones with all apple ..."

- edgewise see all 16 comments

Google Clips Camera Uses AI Learning to Capture Family Photos

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 04, 2017 10:42am PDT

Google Clips is here to help with capturing some of life's most precious moments


Google Lens and ARCore Will Augment Reality on Pixel 2

By Charles Singletary, Oct 04, 2017 10:23am PDT

Google's event today was a platform to introduce the second wave of their flagship phone, the Pixel.


"Probably pretty easy if you're using Unity or Unreal. If you're using SceneKit, you're fucked."

- ChibiJosh see all 9 comments

Google Reveals New Home Mini Powered By Google Assistant

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 04, 2017 10:01am PDT

During today's Google Event, the company introduced a bite-sized competitor to Amazon's Echo Dot.


Google Pixelbook Carries on the Chromebook Line

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 04, 2017 9:55am PDT

The Chromebook lives, thanks to a new rebranding and some extra power.


"That said that's just my own priorities, if you're going to pay for a high-end Macbook and all ..."

- Zek see all 4 comments

Google To Share Pixel 2 With The World On October 4th

By Charles Singletary, Oct 04, 2017 9:00am PDT

A cryptic video teased some of the upcoming phone's features and an event of some sort for today and the live stream is available now!


"Yeah it's just the battery draining fast but otherwise it's pretty smooth with lineageOS"

- bolneze see all 88 comments

Google Courageously Removes Headphone Jack in Pixel 2

By Charles Singletary, Oct 03, 2017 10:30am PDT

Google is handing Apple its next clever marketing ploy on a silver platter by removing the headphone jack from the Pixel 2 after making fun of the iPhone for the same thing.


"like the front firing stereo speakers! but the screen to body ratio is so 2015. hell, looks ..."

- vassili_zaitsev see all 4 comments

Apple Rolls Out Augmented Reality Functionality In Latest iOS Update

By Charles Singletary, Sep 25, 2017 1:40pm PDT

Apple users are taking another step toward the augmented future we've dreamed of.


"This is only for iPhone 6S and above and iPad Pro and iPad 2017, sadly. "

- FirstPersonCooter see all 6 comments

Modojo Rewind: Twice The Time, Twice The News

By Kevin Tucker, Sep 22, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of Modojo.


Google and HTC Smartphone Division Announce $1.1 Billion Cooperation Agreement

By Charles Singletary, Sep 21, 2017 9:15am PDT

The deal brings the creators of the first Pixel closer to home, but will this impact other divisions?


RED Shares Details On Holographic Smartphone Display

By Charles Singletary, Sep 11, 2017 2:35pm PDT

The digital cinema company could disrupt a phone market that is focusing on augmented reality with something even (conceptually) better.


Google Is Ready To Augment Our Reality With ARCore

By Charles Singletary, Aug 29, 2017 10:15am PDT

Google's answer to Apple's ARKit currently functions on Google Pixel and the Galaxy S8.