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2022 Nest Doorbell Wired Review vs Nest Hello (2018)

Earlier this month, Google launched a wired version of its Nest Doorbell, offering the next version of the latter that originally debuted in battery form last year. Google sent us its latest Nest Doorbell to check out and here’s our brief review of this highly-anticipated doorbell. The original Nest Hello doorbell is one of our […]

Google Pixel 7 Pro Hands-On with the iPhone 14 Pro Max

We recently had the chance to play with Google’s new Pixel 7 smartphone and now its larger Pixel 7 Pro as well. Just how does the Pixel 7 Pro compare to the latest iPhone 14 Pro Max? Here’s a quick and incredibly basic rundown of using the Pixel 7 Pro and also the iPhone 14 […]

Google Removes Adware Apps, But 20 Million Downloads Sneak Through

Google has booted 16 malicious "clicker" apps discovered by researchers at McAfee off the Play Store, but not before they were downloaded around 20 million times (via BleepingComputer). The apps had gone undetected until the folks over at McAfee exposed them in a recent report. Clicker apps are a nasty kind of adware that loads ads...

iFixit Google Pixel Watch Teardown: ‘Not Quite There Yet’ [VIDEO]

[caption id="attachment_383687" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] Image: iFixit[/caption] iFixit on Wednesday shared its teardown of Google's first smartwatch — the Pixel Watch. Google unveiled the $449.99 Pixel Watch earlier this month, alongside its flagship Pixel 7 series smartphones. The teardown experts at iFixit found it easy enough to crack the Pixel Watch open with some heat and...

iPhone 14 Plus vs. Pixel 7 Pro: Comparison and Benchmarks [VIDEO]

In a recently published video, Youtuber Max Tech compared Google's recently launched flagship phone, the Pixel 7 Pro, against the iPhone 14 Plus from Apple. The YouTuber determined the matchup based on price point, given both devices start at $899 USD. In Canada, the Pixel 7 Pro starts at $1,179.00 CAD while the iPhone 14...

Google Pixel Watch: Hands-On and Unboxing

Google last week announced their new Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro and for the first time, its first Pixel Watch. The new Pixel Watch is available in just Wi-Fi at $449.99 CAD, or a 4G LTE version at $529.99 CAD that can connect to Telus and Bell (not Rogers; you’ll need a monthly smartwatch plan […]

You Can Now Buy Google’s Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro and Pixel Watch in Canada

Google has officially launched sales of its new Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro and Pixel Watch devices today. The new flagship Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones gain an updated design, while being powered by the next-generation Google Tensor G2 chip, along with camera upgrades, to go with face unlock. The Pixel Watch is […]

Google Pixel 7 (Snow) Hands-On and Unboxing

Last week, Google unveiled the final details on their new Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones, along with Pixel Watch. We got the chance to go hands-on with the new Pixel 7 and play around with it. Overall, it’s a solid smartphone from Google for those that are tied deeply to the company’s ecosystem […]

Minister Blasts Google for ‘Trying to Intimidate Canadians’ on Streaming Bill

Heritage Minister Pablo Rodriguez said he doesn't appreciate Google "trying to intimidate Canadians" over the Liberal government's controversial Online Streaming Act, also known as Bill C-11  — reports CityNews Ottawa. Earlier this week, Google published a blog post speaking out against Bill C-11. The tech giant said that Bill C-11 could "disadvantage the Canadian creators"...

Google Pixel Tablet Teased Ahead of 2023 Debut

During the 'Made by Google' launch event earlier today, Google unveiled an entirely new addition to its Pixel portfolio — Pixel Watch — and teased yet another one by previewing its first Android tablet, the Pixel Tablet, on stage. Pixel Tablet brings Google's Pixel experience to a much larger screen (although Google didn't say exactly...

Google Unveils Pixel Watch at October Event

Google today unveiled its long-rumoured smartwatch, the Pixel Watch, during the 'Made by Google' launch event. Pixel Watch features a circular design with a curved top that gives it a dome-like appearance. The screen is protected by a Custom 3D Corning Gorilla Glass cover that's tough and scratch-resistant. Google's Pixel Watch comes with an always-on...

Google Unveils Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro at October Event

Google today announced the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro during its 'Made by Google' launch event. The new phones are Google's follow-up to last year's Pixel 6 series, which the company said during the event is the best-selling Pixel lineup ever. Pixel 7 features a 6.3-inch FHD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate and...