Friday, 20 July, 2018

Google Pixel Buds pick up new control gestures and easier pairing

Google Pixel Buds pick up new control gestures and easier pairing Google Pixel Buds pick up new control gestures and easier pairing
Emmett Howard | 16 May, 2018, 06:41

Despite significant flaws, I liked them quite a lot in my review, but plenty across tech media did not.

One of the complaints levied at the devices was a lack of controls and customizable gestures. Today, Google is rolling out a number of new features to Pixel Buds, including new double and triple tap gestures, as well as the ability to easily switch between devices.

However according to Google, users will now have the option of changing that to the ability to skip to the next track when listening to music.

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On Friday, Bolton promised to North Korea that the United States will help it achieve economic prosperity like South Korea. Bush removed North Korea from the list in October 2008 after the country agreed to continue disabling its nuclear plant.

LePage among governors backing President Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
McMaster is one of six Republican Governors who wrote to the Nobel Committee Chairman this week. Earlier this month, the President endorsed McMaster's bid in next month's Republican Primary.

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The US is looking for a way to lift a ban on the company in exchange for more imports of American agricultural products by China. A security firm, Kryptowire, disclosed in 2016 that Chinese phones are loaded with software that sends a user's data to Beijing.

Double tap: Until now, double tapping let you hear notifications as they arrived on your phone.

Last but certainly not least, Google's making it much easier to switch the Pixel Buds back and forth between devices it's already been paired with. Previously, you had to disconnect the Pixel Buds from the first device and then open it in the next one. You can still use a voice command to skip tracks, even with this new gesture enabled.

The Google Pixel Buds are among the most curious launched recently by the Mountain View company accessories, which wanted to jump into the world of wireless headsets in an innovative and original way. The update rolls out beginning today and should be available to most users by early next week.

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