This week the big news is Google’s October 4th announcement; the Pixel phone, Google Assistant, Google WiFi, Daydream View, Chromecast Ultra, and Google Home. Head over to http://madeby.google.com for all of the tech specs and pre-order pages.
A plethora of new products and services to keep any devoted Google or Android fan happy for a while. Some of the highlights:
- Google announced their new phone, the Pixel
- A new virtual reality headset that fits the Pixel and includes a gyro-controller, the Daydream View
- A new WiFi access point/router that will automatically expand and mesh as you add new nodes, Google WiFi
- A new Chromecast sporting better picture quality, 4K playback support, and HDR support; the Chromecast Ultra
- The new Echo-killer that runs Assistant and ties into your own personal Google to give you a personalized experience, Google Home
Lots to unpack in this episode – so why are you spending time reading show notes? Jump in and listen to the show already!
What we love
Jeff loves his new Nomad leather iPhone 7 Plus phone case: https://www.hellonomad.com/products/leather-case
Todd loves Tin Man Strawberry Sour Ale: http://www.tinmanbrewing.com/
Jacob loves his Masterbuilt Sportsman Elite 40″ propane smoker: http://amzn.to/2dqbRZb