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Google Pixel 2 review: No frills, but a great camera and fast Android updates

Google's 5-inch Pixel 2 offers understated design, a pure Android 8 experience and an excellent rear camera. Battery life may be a worry for power users though.

iPhone X, Galaxy Note 8 cost about $1,000: So is $499 OLED OnePlus 5T a serious rival?

The newly launched OnePlus 5T also offers Pixel XL 2-type specs at just over half the cost.

Google makes BigQuery data transfer service generally available

The data transfer service, which has some new features, gives Google a compelling way to sell its cloud services to its existing advertising customers.

Google gives developers new features, languages for Assistant

Among other things, developers can now build user experiences that start on Google's voice-activated assistant and move to a user's phone.

Google Cloud Spanner goes multi-region

Having opened cloud access to the global database platform behind AdWords a few months back, Google is now unleashing Spanner's full global cross-region capabilities.

Android vs iOS vs Windows: Which suffers most infections? Nokia reveals all

Nokia says third-party Android app stores need to raise their game to improve overall Android security.

Missouri AG launches Google antitrust probe

Missouri's top law enforcement official is also investigating whether the internet giant violated the state's principal consumer protection statute.

Chrome going after shady site redirect tactics

A trio of redirect tactics used predominately in the dodgier parts of the internet have been targeted by Google for extinction.

Google's new Android app: Manage storage, share files without using mobile data

Google's Files Go will give Android users a simple way to share files and manage storage.

Now Google maps street-level pollution data across LA, San Francisco, California

Google and sensor maker Aclima have finished a two-year air-quality mapping exercise of major Californian areas.

Salesforce, Google Cloud Platform form integration, global infrastructure partnership

Salesforce will integrate Google's G Suite with multiple products and use Google Cloud Platform for international expansion.

iPhone X hands-on, Kindle Oasis, HTC U11 Life, Apple Watch 3 (MobileTechRoundup #412)

There were a few new purchases in hand this week, along with a couple new evaluation phones so there is plenty of mobile tech to enjoy in the podcast.

US Court sides with Google against Canadian de-indexing order

A US federal court on Friday issued a preliminary injunction against a Canadian Supreme Court ruling, which asked Google to de-index certain search results on a global basis.

Google Docs lockout: Sorry, we were just trying to protect you from malware

Google says no humans at Google actually look at your files in Docs and Drive.

Microsoft: Our Azure cloud will devour all of this new wind farm's output

Microsoft is making headway on its plan to become 50 percent renewable-powered by 2018.

Google's Waymo accelerates self-driving car push with AutoNation partnership

AutoNation will provide maintenance and repairs for Waymo's self-driving fleet of Chrysler Pacifica vehicles.

Google reduces Cloud latency with updated Andromeda SDN stack

By bypassing the hypervisor completely, Andromeda 2.1 reduces intra-zone latency on the Google Cloud Platform by 40 percent.

With a physical key, Google says it can protect you from nation-state hackers

When two-factor doesn't cut it against the most sophisticated adversary, Google thinks it has an answer.

Solve Gmail's biggest hassle for $59.99

ZDNet exclusive! Shift Advanced lets you juggle multiple Gmail, Calendar, and Drive accounts with ease and adds unified search.

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