Google responds to Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in and color concerns with upcoming software updates, 2-year warranty

This past Sunday, Google let us know that it was “actively investigating” reports of screen burn in on the Pixel 2 XL. Now, less than a week later, we are learning some of what the results of that investigation are. Here’s the short version: Google stands by the screen on the Pixel 2 XL, but it is nevertheless going to issue some software updates to expand its color gamut and protect it against screen burn-in. It will also offer a two-year warranty on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL phones.

In a post in the Google Pixel support forums, VP of product management Mario Queiroz had this to say:

Our investigation so far has given us confidence that our displays are as great as we hoped they would be, though we’re also taking steps to address the…

Continue reading…

The Verge – All Posts

[It lives!!!] Google Glass emerges from 2-year silence with new Enterprise Edition and wider availability to partners

What’s that strange feeling? Almost like I’ve seen a ghost. Oh, Google Glass isn’t dead after all? That’ll be it. There have been recent signs that the seemingly abandoned experimental wearable might be making a return, more than 2 years after the Glass Explorer Program officially ended. The first was an update to the MyGlass app last month, after lying dormant for nearly 3 years. This was followed the next day by a mysterious firmware update making its way to any Glass units still in use.

Read More

[It lives!!!] Google Glass emerges from 2-year silence with new Enterprise Edition and wider availability to partners was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

Android Police – Android News, Apps, Games, Phones, Tablets