Google debuts an updated Chromecast with multi-room audio support and support for 1080p streaming at 60fps, available now for $35

Google debuts an updated Chromecast with multi-room audio support and support for 1080p streaming at 60fps, available now for $35


Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat:

Google debuts an updated Chromecast with multi-room audio support and support for 1080p streaming at 60fps, available now for $35  —  In the years since the first Chromecast hit store shelves in 2013, Google’s $35 plug-in streaming dongle has come to dominate the set-top landscape.

Google launches Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL and, yes, there are notches

Google launches Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL and, yes, there are notches

Google’s new Pixel phones are finally here. After weeks of increasingly ridiculous leaks, the company finally revealed the new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL during a press event in New York.

The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL build on last year’s Pixel design. The most noticeable change is the addition of a sizable notch on the display.

Both phones come with upgraded cameras that have been with infused with new AI-powered capabilities. 

The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be available in thee colors: black, white, and a new pink color Google is reportedly calling “Sand.” The new phones ship with USB-C headphones in the box and run Android Pie.  Read more…

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