This week we primarily talk about Google’s surprising pre-announcement of the Pixel 4’s Soli and Motion Sense features, as well as Pixel sales and the new Android Auto experience.
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- Official Pixel 4 teaser confirms and details face unlock, Soli, display bezels [Video]
- [Update: Privacy details] Google is gathering face data for Pixel 4 in the streets for $5
- Opinion: Pixel 4’s ‘massive bezel’ is more than justified by the amount of tech inside
- Benchmarks surface for ‘Atlas,’ revealing possible Pixelbook 2 specs
- Pixel 3a helped Google increase Pixel sales by over 2x last quarter
- New Android Auto rollout officially starts today, available to all in ‘coming weeks’
- Android Auto’s redesign makes meaningful changes at the expense of smarts [Video]
- Nvidia rolling out Android Pie to Shield TV with Upgrade 8.0
- [Update: Remote, dongle] Nvidia Shield TV w/ Android TV pops up at FCC with an updated chipset
- Google ADT-3 Android TV developer hardware tipped for late 2019 release
- Samsung ‘ready to launch’ Galaxy Fold this September, details fixes
- Samsung’s Galaxy Fold won’t be carried by T-Mobile upon re-release
- Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is a high-end Android tablet w/ Snapdragon 855 for $649
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