Google Pay 2.118 confirms the old app will be replaced by the Flutter one

Google Pay 2.118 confirms the old app will be replaced by the Flutter one

Last week, the Google Pay team announced that the Google Pay for India app (formerly called “Tez”) is getting a major design rewrite with Flutter, Google’s open-source UI development kit. Google currently maintains two versions of the Pay app: one for global users and one for Indians. In the blog post, Google said they were…

Google TV comes with a slick ‘apps-only’ mode that reduces homescreen clutter

Google TV comes with a slick ‘apps-only’ mode that reduces homescreen clutter

Alongside the new Chromecast, the new Google TV experience debuts today with a brand new interface that goes heavy on personalized content recommendations. If you prefer a simpler design, though, the new Chromecast features an “apps-only” mode. In the settings on the new Chromecast, Google TV offers a special “apps-only” mode that does, well, exactly…

Pixel 5, Chromecast with Google TV, Nest Audio: All of today’s Google announcements

Pixel 5, Chromecast with Google TV, Nest Audio: All of today’s Google announcements

Juan Garzon/CNET Last week Amazon dropped its annual armada of new products on us — now it’s Google’s turn. The company’s Launch Night In stream Wednesday follows its unveiling of the Pixel 4A budget phone in August. That event confirmed the existence of its next flagship phone, the Pixel 5, and the Pixel 4A 5G. They were launched today, along…

The new Chromecast with Google TV will get an Ethernet adapter, but it will cost $20

The new Chromecast with Google TV will get an Ethernet adapter, but it will cost $20

Most people use media streaming devices with regular Wi-Fi connections, but as 4K video and cloud gaming become more popular, wired internet is always a good option to have. There was some concern that the upcoming Chromecast with Google TV dongle wouldn’t support Ethernet at all, but Google has now confirmed it will — with…

Google launches Nest Audio speaker, successor to Google Home, available Oct. 5 for $99

Google launches Nest Audio speaker, successor to Google Home, available Oct. 5 for $99

During Launch Night In, Google unveiled Nest Audio, a major revamp of the original Google Home speaker, and it’s available on October 5 for $99. At last year’s Made by Google event, the company revamped the popular Home Mini speaker and brought it under the Nest branding. This year, the Nest speaker lineup is expanding…