Sony 4K TVs will be controllable with Google Assistant later this year

Sony 4K TVs will be controllable with Google Assistant later this year

Buying a 4K TV is more confusing than ever before, and decoding all of the different picture quality technologies and supported formats like quantum dots, OLED and HDR can be a daunting task.

But while image quality is the primary feature to consider, Sony’s hoping Google’s Assistant will be another reason to convince you why its 4K TVs are better than Samsung or LG’s.

Sony 4K TVs, which run Android TV, will be the first to get the Google Assistant, Wired reports. A firmware update will add the intelligent voice assistant to Sony 4K TVs later this year. Read more…

More about Voice Controls, Tvs, Android Tv, Google, and Google Assistant

Google is looking to improve public encryption key identification with ‘Key Transparency’ initiative

Google is looking to improve public encryption key identification with ‘Key Transparency’ initiative

With how much our lives reside on the internet either through a web browser or an application on our phones, it is important that everyone’s private data stays secure and of course, private. To do this, companies and developers are implementing encryption into their programs. The issue, according to Google, is that there is no easy to use, generic way to identify and authenticate a user’s public encryption keys…

more…

Filed under: Google Corporate