Google Maps and Google Lens giving more personal results
Google Maps will be more in tune with the user’s preferences for food and drink. Google Lens will be in tune with the world through users’ phones’ cameras.
Amazon Alexa now calling and texting on Fire, Android and iOS tablets
Perhaps the one thing your phone didn’t need was another way to text and call people. But maybe that’s where your tablet and Alexa can kick in.
Android Messages updated with Google Wallet cash transfers
Video calls can be made through the app on Duo while Google Wallet can be used inside Android Messages to move money around.
AT&T skill for Alexa lets you dictate and send texts with an Echo
Starting on Friday, you can dictate your texts to Alexa and have her send it to any one of ten important contacts. AT&T is the first to offer such a skill.
Verizon cruises over RootMetrics testing for 1H16 — T-Mobile last, but most improved
AT&T is second, Sprint is third, but T-Mobile is a most improved fourth and may be biting at some yellow towers soon enough.