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Google Hangouts v29 adopts notification channels while dropping some ringtone customization, and more [APK Download]

Article Contents Hangouts “Classic” is set to retire somewhere around the end of 2020, at which point users will be transitioned to Hangouts Chat and Meet. That leaves quite a bit of time that people will get to continue on with regular communications. Unlike Allo, Hangouts seems to be getting more attention now that there’s […]

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Google Fi announces RCS support, rolls out faster 4G LTE coverage in 33 more countries

Google has been the driving force behind RCS adoption for the past two years, so it has always been confusing that the company’s own MVNO network didn’t support the technology. That has finally changed, as Google Fi (formerly Project Fi) is now rolling out RCS, along with improved international coverage. To take advantage of RCS, […]

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The ludicrous Google Pay ‘death sentence’ can lock your Fi account and phone number

Google has gone from a plucky search engine startup to a sprawling international corporation with its tendrils reaching into many aspects of our lives. Sometimes, that provides unique advantages. However, it can also be immensely frustrating when you run into Google’s famously lacking customer support. As travel blog One Mile at a Time points out, that’s […]

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Google Fi subscribers can snag a free Google Photos photo book

A handy thing about being a giant corporation is that you’re able to use one of your services to promote another. Google’s been known to do this from time to time, and it’s at it again: right now, Google Fi subscribers can snag a free Google Photos photo book. You can’t get any photo book for […]

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Google Fi offers new customers a free month of service for bringing a number and device over

Yesterday, Google’s Project Fi wireless service dropped the Project from its name. Google Fi had a banger of a deal in honor of its new nomenclature, offering up to $1,000 in travel gift cards with the purchase and activation of a new device. That offer expired earlier than expected, but there are still deals to be […]

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[Update: Promo pulled early] Google Fi’s travel deal could get you $1000 in Airbnb, Hotels.com, or Southwest gift cards – but it’s today only

When Google revealed Project Fi had become Google Fi (and added support for a whole lot of new devices) this morning, it also launched a tempting one-day deal. Today, November 28th, anyone who purchases a phone through Google Fi before 11:59 PM PT can get up to a $1,000 credit from Airbnb, Hotels.com, Southwest Airlines, […]

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Google Fi’s travel deal could get you $1000 in Airbnb, Hotels.com, or Southwest gift cards – but it’s today only

When Google revealed Project Fi had become Google Fi (and added support for a whole lot of new devices) this morning, it also launched a tempting one-day deal. Today, November 28th, anyone who purchases a phone through Google Fi before 11:59 PM PT can get up to a $1,000 credit from Airbnb, Hotels.com, Southwest Airlines, […]

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Project Fi is now Google Fi and supports phones from Samsung, OnePlus, and even iPhones

Project Fi has made the leap that all fledgling Google projects aspire to – after around three-and-a-half years, it has dropped the “project” and evolved into “Google Fi.” Along with the name change, Google has announced that the wireless provider now supports “the majority of Android devices,” including Samsung and OnePlus handsets, and iPhones (in […]

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Project Fi is now Google Fi, adds support for iPhones and many more Android phones

Google announced it has renamed Project Fi to Google Fi. Google also announced Google Fi support for many more phones, including iPhones and those from Samsung, LG, Motorola, and OnePlus. iPhone users can sign up through the new Google Fi app, which is currently in beta. Following rumors that Google would rename Project Fi into Google […]

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