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Verizon will handle (and screw up) Google Pixel software updates

The benefit of buying a Google Nexus-now Pixel-device has always been that they are usually the first to receive major Android OS updates. The XL is 5.5 inches and the Pixel comes in with a display of 5 inches. One of the things that are immediately noticeable from the two devices is the fact that they greatly resemble each other. The active system partition is what you use every day.


OR to start Justin Herbert against Washington

OR to start Justin Herbert against Washington

Christian Caple tells us why Washington will end its losing streak to OR this year. In addition, Charles Nelson must continue to have big kickoff returns in order to give the Ducks a shorter field to work with, and increase their chances of driving down field to score.


Google readies new phones, gadgets featuring its software

Google readies new phones, gadgets featuring its software

Google Home and the assistant are rolling out almost two years after the Amazon Echo and its equivalent virtual assistant, Alexa, came to market. We got a sneak peak of Google's answer to the Amazon Echo earlier this year at Google I/O.



Cool Things You Can Do With Your New Google Pixel Phone

Verizon's Pixels will come with three pre-installed apps (Verizon Messaging, Go90 and My Verizon) CNET reports . The two years, although it sounds low compared to what Apple offers with the iPhone , seems fairly decent in the world of Android where most phones never get a software update.


Snapchat Preps $25 Billion IPO

Snapchat Preps $25 Billion IPO

The 4-year-old Snap in Venice, Calif., which has been linked to a possible IPO for several weeks, declined to comment on the report. It is already ahead of the top end of its 2016 forecast, according to two people familiar with the matter.


MacBook Air 2016 Release Date, Specs Rumors: Brand On The Way Out?

MacBook Air 2016 Release Date, Specs Rumors: Brand On The Way Out?

A recent move by the tech giant has led to unverified rumors that the MacBook Pro 2016 might be released on October 24. A customer types on a MacBook laptop at an Apple Store following an announcement that Apple has become the world's most valuable brand on May 9, 2011 in San Francisco, California.