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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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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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Get a combined $400 off a Pixel 3 or 3XL via Project Fi, plus discounts on other phones

Google has dropped the price on its latest pair of flagships via the Google Store between $150-200, but Project Fi is set to one-up that offer. From now until next Tuesday (11/27) you can get a cumulative $400 off either the Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL — $200 in an up-front discount, and $200 in […]

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[Update: APK Download] Project Fi is about to make switching from Wi-Fi to mobile data painless, adding always-on VPN

Google’s long-term plans for its MVNO carrier, Project Fi, remain uncertain. But for the time being, the carrier is continuing to roll out new software features. No, Fi isn’t getting RCS support — but it is starting to test an always-on VPN service and improved network switching. Wi-Fi Assistant, a VPN that would automatically kick […]

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Project Fi is about to make switching from Wi-Fi to mobile data painless, adding always-on VPN

Google’s long-term plans for its MVNO carrier, Project Fi, remain uncertain. But for the time being, the carrier is continuing to roll out new software features. No, Fi isn’t getting RCS support — but it is starting to test an always-on VPN service and improved network switching. Wi-Fi Assistant, a VPN that would automatically kick […]

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6 of our favorite tech deals this week: Pixel 3 accessories, JBL audio gear, and more

Article Contents This past week was all about the Pixel 3, and if you’re anything like us, right now you’re looking to save money any which way you can in order to get your pre-order in for one of Google’s latest handsets. Of course, just because you’re putting together your Pixel 3 fund doesn’t mean […]

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[Deal Alert] Project Fi offering LG G7 for $549, V35 for $699 ($200 off), with free $150 service credit

LG phones probably haven’t been getting much love on Project Fi, especially with the introductions of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, so the Google MVNO has decided to spice things up a bit. Both LG flagships are now being offered for $200 off, bringing the G7 down to $549 and the V35 to […]

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