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Google responds to months old camera issue after an individual fixed it for them
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Google responds to months old camera issue after an individual fixed it for them

Google refused to acknowledge the problem until an individual created a workaround.

Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale to start from 16 July onward featuring massive deals
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Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale to start from 16 July onward featuring massive deals

The Google Pixel 2 will be offered at a price of Rs 42,999 which is a price cut of nearly Rs 27,000.

Google rolls out Android P Beta 3 for the Pixel and Pixel 2 smartphone range
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Google rolls out Android P Beta 3 for the Pixel and Pixel 2 smartphone range

Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco, Vivo X21 UD and the OnePlus 6 will receive the update soon.

Xiaomi Mi A1 users finally get Android Oreo 8.1 but it does come with a bug
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Xiaomi Mi A1 users finally get Android Oreo 8.1 but it does come with a bug

Mi A1 users have reported a bug in the update that wipes away their entire SMS history.

The Instagram app had been intermittently crashing for some Android users for several hours; it's back now
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The Instagram app had been intermittently crashing for some Android users for several hours; it's back now

The social media platform Instagram had been crashing for a wide range of devices from Google pixel 2 to the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, it is back now.

OnePlus hosts a blind camera test pitting the OnePlus 6 against the Google Pixel 2, Apple iPhone X and the Galaxy S9
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OnePlus hosts a blind camera test pitting the OnePlus 6 against the Google Pixel 2, Apple iPhone X and the Galaxy S9

OnePlus is also encouraging fans to share the blind test with more and more people, offering the top 3 sharers a unit of the OnePlus 6 each.

Google has open-sourced the AI-powered tool responsible for its impressive portrait mode in Pixel 2 devices
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Google has open-sourced the AI-powered tool responsible for its impressive portrait mode in Pixel 2 devices

Google is hoping that by making this tool open source, other groups in academia and industry can reproduce and improve on the work that Google has done.

Google reportedly targeting a mid-March release for first version of Android P Developer Preview
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Google reportedly targeting a mid-March release for first version of Android P Developer Preview

The latest Google smartphones like the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL may be the only devices that will support Android P Developer Preview 1.

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users suffering from overheating and battery drain issues after February security update
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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users suffering from overheating and battery drain issues after February security update

A quick glance through the forums definitely highlights the battery drain and heating issues.

Google may be working on bringing blur adjustment and new favourites prompt to Photos app for Android
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Google may be working on bringing blur adjustment and new favourites prompt to Photos app for Android

Google is also likely to introduce Blur adjustment controls which could let Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users edit the amount of blur applied by Portrait mode.

Google shipped approximately 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017 says IDC data
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Google shipped approximately 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017 says IDC data

Google's shipments have doubled since 2016 but that statistic is misleading since the Google Pixel was launched in Oct 2016, allowing just 2 months time.

New update lets Pixel 2 owners shoot brighter and clearer photos in Instagram, WhatsApp and Snapchat
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New update lets Pixel 2 owners shoot brighter and clearer photos in Instagram, WhatsApp and Snapchat

The Pixel Visual Core inside the Google Pixel 2 was designed to (drastically) improve image quality for third-party apps that let you take photos.

Google has finalised its acquisition deal with HTC; welcomes 2000 engineers to its hardware division
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Google has finalised its acquisition deal with HTC; welcomes 2000 engineers to its hardware division

Google added that these 2000 engineers will join its hardware organisation to work on products that are better and more innovative in years to come.

Google launches the 'January Security Patch' for Pixel and Nexus devices, releases it to its partners as well
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Google launches the 'January Security Patch' for Pixel and Nexus devices, releases it to its partners as well

Google has posted the details about the severity level of the issues including the versions of AOSP that were updated to fix the issue.

Google Pixel XL price drops to Rs 39,999 on Amazon, meanwhile Pixel 2 XL to be available at Rs 49,999 on Flipkart
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Google Pixel XL price drops to Rs 39,999 on Amazon, meanwhile Pixel 2 XL to be available at Rs 49,999 on Flipkart

Still tagged as one of the most bankable devices that offers pure Android experience, the smartphone that earlier cost Rs 76,000 is now available for Rs 39,999

Google smartphones including Pixel, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X can get portrait mode through Camera NX mod
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Google smartphones including Pixel, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X can get portrait mode through Camera NX mod

A third-party camera app named Camera NX app brings the feature on these smartphones.

Google planning to open brick and mortar stores to improve the sales of its Pixel smartphones: Report
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Google planning to open brick and mortar stores to improve the sales of its Pixel smartphones: Report

Google Pixel 2 launched with 1,000 offline stores, but it looks like Google will have to do a lot more to ensure steady sales of its flagships.

Best flagship smartphones of 2017: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is numero uno, followed by Apple iPhone X and Google Pixel 2
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Best flagship smartphones of 2017: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is numero uno, followed by Apple iPhone X and Google Pixel 2

Better hardware was the overall winner, but machine learning made its presence felt; enough to lay the foundations for next year’s smartphone flagships.

Google Pixel 2 now selling for a discounted low price of Rs 39,999 on Flipkart: Will OnePlus owners switch?
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Google Pixel 2 now selling for a discounted low price of Rs 39,999 on Flipkart: Will OnePlus owners switch?

Flipkart will attract plenty of OnePlus 5T customers with the Google Pixel 2's attractive discounted price tag.