The Google Home Max is, without doubt, my favorite smart speaker on the market. It’s $399 price tag put people off for a long time and I think that sticker-shock was warranted. After all, this speaker doesn’t functionally do anything more than the $129 Google Home or the $49 Google Home Mini. In fact, functionally […]
Google Assistant has become the central focus for Google ever since their event in October of 2016. With the roll-out in full swing to many devices across multiple categories, Google Assistant is becoming extremely pervasive. The flagship device for Google Assistant, Google Home, is also powered by a varied version of Chrome OS. As we watch Assistant fully integrate into Chrome OS, we realize the Assitant story is just beginning.
Lenovo is running a slew of promotions at the moment and that could equal some serious savings if you’re looking to up your smart home game. In addition to discounts on the popular Smart Display, the savings get even better when you bundle with products such as smart plugs and bulbs. The 8″ and 10″ […]
Since its launch in 2016, the Google Home lineup has expanded to provide devices that can fit most anyone’s needs. With the addition of third-party speakers from makers such as Harmon, Sony, LG, B&O and even Best Buy, options aren’t hard to come by and selection really boils down to quality versus price. While some […]
Chrome OS 72 began rolling out to the masses yesterday and brought a slew of new features and updates along with it. You can check out Gabriel’s article that outlines all the new stuff users can expect with the latest update, but there was an addition baked into Chrome OS 72 that Google didn’t exactly […]
Yesterday, CES 2019 officially opened its doors to the public. A couple of hours prior, Google invited the media to their massive booth in the front parking lot of the Las Vegas Convention Center to showcase some new features headed to the Google Assistant.
Even more so that last year, Google has descended on CES with one thing on their mind. Assistant Everywhere! We’ll be bringing you hands-on of as many products as we can hunt down but Google has also previewed some really great upcoming features as well as new forms of the Assistant that will be hitting […]
2019 has officially arrived. From the team here at Chrome Unboxed, we wish you a Happy New Year and hope that the year ahead will be a great one. In the spirit of the holiday giving season, Google has made it even easier to donate to your favorite charity. A recent addition to the Google […]
If reports from Variety are to be believed, it appears that Samsung may finally be caving to the pressure from the immense growth of Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa in the smart device race. At this point, according to stats garnered by Variety, by the end of 2019 Amazon will likely control 63% of the […]
The Google Home Hub is a new take on the smart display powered by the Google Assistant and depending on your use-case, it could be the best option on the market. For those wanting to side-step having a device equipped with a camera, the Home Hub offers the best integration for smart devices and all […]
Well folks, we’re getting to the point where most people have identified or already purchased those final Christmas presents for their loved ones. If, however, you are like my family, there were still a few lingering items out there even today that still needed attention.
There were no shortages of Black Friday deals on Smart Home products and you can still grab quite a few on most #MadeByGoogle products. If you’ve been kicking around the idea of getting your feet wet with connected devices, Target has a really good deal some very handy devices.
Black Friday is safely in the rearview mirror but that doesn’t mean you can’t find the perfect deal for your holiday shopping list. Most retailers will continue to offer discounts through the end of the day tomorrow similar, if not the same, as Friday’s deals. Cyber Monday has become almost as big as Black Friday […]