This week we talk about the arrival of RCS on Google Fi, the death of the Chromecast Audio, some CES leftover stories, and more.
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- Samsung to announce Galaxy S10 at February 20 Galaxy Unpacked event
- Samsung blog post may have accidentally confirmed the Samsung Galaxy S10 design
- Samsung’s foldable Galaxy phone may be on display at February 20 Unpacked event
- Snapdragon 855 benchmarks tease a promising platform for this year’s Android flagships
- Google’s CES 2019 booth had a coaster ride, self-aware advertising, and free Home Hubs [Video]
- Hands-on: Brydge’s new keyboard and touchpad are rare Chrome OS-first accessories
- Tech21 adds NFC-connected keyboard to a Pixel 3 XL folio case w/ ‘Made for Google’ Evo Type
- Hands-on: Focals by North are AR glasses having their Pebble moment
- Google Fi begins rolling out RCS Chat, upgrading international data speeds
- Comment: Google Assistant’s ‘Pretty Please’ should not sacrifice utility in its quest to be kind
- Google says it is discontinuing the Chromecast Audio
- Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides rolling out Google Material Theme redesigns on the web
- You can now easily reset Adaptive Brightness in Android 9 Pie to factory defaults
- YouTube’s new swipe gestures to navigate through video history, rolling out to iOS this week
- [Update: Broken AOD, Pixel Launcher weather] Google app 9.0 preps Podcasts transcription, rounded Assistant, 9to5G shout-out [APK Insight]
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