Yes, you will be able to listen to the mobile version of WINS, the radio station in New York, in 24 hours. The iPhone 14 is used exclusively. Of course, the Apple Watch Series 8, the new Apple Watch SE (2022), and the Apple Watch Pro will also be discussed. However, Google had the chance to steal some thunder from the Cupertino team on Tuesday. First, Google said that its next “Made by Google” event, which will include the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, will take place on October 6th (a Thursday, by the way).
It was the night before the release of iPhone 14, and as someone played the bugle, we heard more about Google than Apple. (To the tune of the Night Before Christmas. Despite readers’ expectations for iPhone flattery, the monthly Pixel update significantly increased my phone’s battery life.
Also making an appearance will be the long-awaited Google Pixel Watch, a device that in years past was typically MIA leaving Google fans wondering if they would live long enough to see such a device. The Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro will both be powered by the second-generation semi-custom Google Tensor chip. Not wanting to have to determine Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence features for its phones based on what it could do with off-the-shelf Qualcomm Snapdragon chips, Google decided to add custom features to the processor. As a result, the Tensor chip isn’t the most powerful or energy-efficient, but it allows the Pixel phones to offer features such as Magic Eraser, which removes distractions and unwanted people from photos.
Today, Google updated its online store to show off the Pixel 7 Pro and Pixel 7 in the colors that they will be available in. For the Pixel 7 Pro, those options are Obsidian, Hazel, and Snow. For the Pixel 7, the color options are Obsidian, Lemongrass, and Snow. The company also made it clear that the Google Tensor 2 will be under the hoods of these phones. Google writes about its sophomore effort as chip designer: “With the next-gen Google Tensor processor, Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro will bring even more helpful, personalized features to photos, videos, security, and speech recognition.” The Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL receive their last and final update as the pair loses support from Google
Another feature called Camouflage changes the coloring of an item to make it less likely to stand out like a sore thumb in a photo. AI features for the camera allow users to freeze the action in the foreground of a photo while the background is blurred. Another feature allows you to blur action in the foreground of a photo while the background is frozen.
Also making news today, Google released the monthly update for compatible Pixel phones. The big news is that the update exterminates a bug that caused many a Pixel to heat up like pavement in Miami during the summer. And that caused these units to suffer through severe battery drainage. But Google says that it fixed this issue and handful of others with the update making the rounds.