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Phone call quality with Google Home Mini

The race is on. Google Home joins the ranks of the smart speakers capable of calling people in the UK. I figured I have...
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Test your internet speed with Google Home

Not everyone owns a Fingbox to get the internet speed test results emailed to your inbox. By default, Google Home speakers can't test the internet...

Google Home Notifications Tutorial

Each time I say "Hey Google" I feel slightly awkward, less if no one is around, as using voice commands in public is as...

Google Home Notifications

The fight between Google Home and Amazon Alexa is far from over. The last round was won by the Echo Dot and Routines. It...
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Google Home Mini – Black Friday Sale £34! – unboxing

It's Black Friday and an email dropped in from Google tempting me into a £34 purchase! As it happened, Google paid me for my...
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Alexa Routines are better than Google Assistant shortcuts

Chances are, that you have an access to at least one personal assistant. Whether it's a Google Assistant on your phone or Amazon Echo...

Tips for building AIY speaker

Building AIY speaker was a pleasure. I went live and streamed the entire process without prior preparation. The viewers could see me struggle a...

Google Home available in the UK

If you, like myself, were keen to get a hands-on experience with the latest Google device and you are in the UK, I have...

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Test your internet speed with Google Home

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