A history of failing: from Allo to RED | #PNWeekly 349
With the demise of some big mobile tech projects in recent weeks, we’re focusing on show on how they came to fall… to fail.
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Google Allo shutting down today. Save your chat history
Google Allo is shutting down today. If you were among the ones using Allo for your communication needs, here’s how to save your chat history.
Google kills Allo sooner than it will kill(?) Hangouts
Shortly after rumors piled on about recent internal shakeups with Google’s messaging clients, Google came to confirm the news: Allo is dead.
Google leaves Allo for dead, shifting its focus on Android Messages and universal ‘Chat’ technology
Technically, Allo is not dead… just yet. But you may want to switch to Android Messages already, and get ready to forget all about archaic SMS technology.
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Google Duo reliability up, Google Allo desktop client in weeks
At least you can’t say Google doesn’t take care of Allo and Duo, but its users and observers are moping about being stuck in the mud.
Google is finally bringing Smart Reply suggestions to Gmail for Android and iOS
First, it was exclusive to Inbox. Then, it expanded to Allo chats. And now, after waiting a little too long, regular Gmail users can enjoy Smart Reply.
Moto G5 Plus up for pre-orders, sales begin March 31
The phone starts at $229.99. If you decided to dawdle around on Motorola’s site for a bit, you’ll get a little discount worth your while.
Google lead on Allo and Duo discusses why SMS won’t get integrated
And by roadmap, there IS no public roadmap. Just reassurances that features will be coming along and that visions are in place for Hangouts.
If iMessage on Android ever existed, an Allo dev would expect no SMS
One developer for Google’s competing Allo app says no. Why? Platform lock-in and making sure Android users switch to iOS.
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A weekend with Allo: When tech geeks unite!
Allo, Google’s new messaging platform has a lot of tricks up its sleeve to help make a get-together over the weekend possible. Here’s our story.
Google Assistant ‘preview’ in Hindi is officially coming soon to Indian Allo users
Only available in English as a “preview” right now, Google Assistant will before long pick up Hindi support in Allo.
Will you try to persuade your friends and family to use Allo and Duo?
Allo and Duo are Google’s new messaging platforms. Adoption might be a challenge, so the question is, will you help Google spread the word?
iPhone build costs, say hello to Allo, and a Comcast MVNO? | Pocketnow Weekly 219
How much does it REALLY cost to make an iPhone? We say hello to Allo, and why is Comcast looking to start an MVNO? Pocketnow Weekly podcast episode 219!
Google Allo
Google Allo Hands-On Preview: Because Google Assistant’s on preview
The core service that Google’s new messaging app, Allo, is centered around is only getting previewed to users. We think it means that Allo’s in preview.
Allo smart messaging app officially debuts with ‘preview edition’ of Google Assistant
More than a month after commercially launching Duo, Google has finally made Allo, its other highly anticipated chat app, available on Android and iOS.
Allo may let you search and go incognito inside your messages
Need to pull up something your friend sent earlier on Allo? You can do that. Make your private messages disappear? Supposedly.
Good business dictates that iMessage on Android cannot happen
Not unless Apple wants to lose money. It believes that iMessage is a huge reason why people buy iPhones and iPads. What makes it different from Apple Music?
Why do I need 5 chat apps?
You shouldn’t need five chat apps
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10 things that we’re excited about from Google I/O
Yesterday, we asked Google a series of questions that weren’t answered to…
A closer look at Google I/O 2016 keynote
Let’s take a closer look at the Google I/O 2016 keynote and see what we really learned. Check out a recap of what happened!
10 questions that were not answered at Google I/O
Google’s keynote is over and we are left with a whole heap…
Google Duo and Allo: The death of Google Voice?
Google’s new messaging and video calling services require your actual phone number. Is this the death of Google Voice?
Allo is a new messaging service that takes advantage of Google Photos
Eric Kay, Director of Engineering, announced a new messaging app called Allo.…