Google’s Black Friday deals including up to $200 off a Pixel 3 phone

The first real discounts on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are on their way in time for Black Friday shopping. Plus, lots of Google Home speakers are on sale.

Google Home, Pixel 2 XL and more are on sale

It’s a summer sale going on through July 17 Pacific Time and it involves smart speakers, over-the-top TV dongles and a whole lot more Google.

Patch to Google Cast bug will speed up Google WiFi, Chromecast devices

Users of those devices were disappointed to see slow speeds and no one exactly knew why, but Google’s put the spanner to the works.

No Pixel 2 discounts from smart home and VR-focused Google this Black Friday

In the absence of Pixel 2 or 2 XL Black Friday deals, Google Store shoppers will have to make do with Google Home, Home Mini and Daydream View discounts.

Big deals for Google Wifi and Google Home at Google Store, Amazon, Target

Two sites are doing bundle deals for both Google Wifi and Google Home, but one is just taking a chunk outta that mesh network enabler.

Google Home and Wifi are no longer US exclusive, coming to the UK on April 6

Priced at £129 a pop, the previously US-only Google Home smart speaker and Google Wifi router are officially launching on British shores next week.
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The future of WiFi is Mesh, and Google might be missing out

While I’m excited about Google WiFi and will probably deploy it at my home, there’s a lot of unnecessary overlap, and a lot lost potential Google could leverage using products that are already in people’s homes.
Google WiFi mesh

Google WiFi runs on USB Type-C to Pixel C spec

According to Google engineer and USB-C geek Benson Leung, you can charge your Pixel C with the same adapter these new router modules run off of.

Gone from the Google Store: Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, NVIDIA Shield, others

Along with the old flagship smartphones, the NVIDIA Shield, two Cardboard VR headsets and a Dell Chromebook have also flown the coop.

Google WiFi expands upon work it has done with OnHub

Google WiFi has been introduced as a Wi-Fi network modules that can act under the same network umbrella. It’s smart Wi-Fi, too.
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Google WiFi router rumored to mesh network, be controlled by OnHub app

Details about Google WiFi are shaky at this point, but at this point, the company could be looking to compete with routers that can mesh into a network.