• PayPal now available with Google Pay across a number of new Google services

    6 monthes ago - By Android Central

    PayPal can now be used as a payment method across all of Google.
    Google's been adding a heap of new features to Google Pay ever since it ditched the Android Pay branding earlier this year, and the latest addition comes by way of deeper integration with PayPal.
    You can already use your PayPal balance to pay for things in-store using Google Pay, but coming soon, you'll be able to use your PayPal money via Google Pay across all of Google's services.
    What exactly does this mean? If you add your PayPal account to Google Pay, you'll now be able to use it as a payment method in YouTube, Gmail...
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  • Pioneer's new NEX in-dash receivers take CarPlay or Android Auto fully wireless

    Pioneer's new NEX in-dash receivers take CarPlay or Android Auto fully wireless

    6 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Pioneer's new NEX in-dash receivers make using Android Auto or Apple's CarPlay even easier by letting you connect without even taking your phone out of your pocket, no cable necessary.
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  • Pioneer debuts three new wireless CarPlay systems

    Pioneer debuts three new wireless CarPlay systems

    6 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Pioneer is partnering with JVC Kenwood to offer three in-dash receiver models for your car that support CarPlay and Android Auto. Pioneer says that the units - the AVIC-W8400NEX, -W6400NEX, and -W4400NEX - are the first in-dash receivers to support FLAC files without the need to convert, and they're the first that can connect wirelessly or over USB to both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, as reported by Engadget .
    The AVIC-W8400NEX flagship has a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen, while the AVIC-W6400NEX has a 6.2-inch capacitive touchscreen, and the AVH-W4400NEX has a 7-inch display with...
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  • Amazon Music app for iOS and Android now has hands-free Alexa voice control

    Amazon Music app for iOS and Android now has hands-free Alexa voice control

    6 monthes ago - By Pocket-lint

    Amazon has introduced hands-free Alexa voice control for its Amazon Music application on iOS and Android. It is only available for Music Unlimited and Prime Music subscribers in the US at present , with no word yet on the feature coming to UK versions of the app. However, it does enable those in the States to speak to their phones in order to play, pause and queue music without needing to tap the Alexa button before each command. The new feature effectively apes an Amazon Echo, understanding similar music search and playback phrases.
    What is Amazon Music Unlimited and how does it...
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  • Pioneer's in-dash unit supports both Android Auto Wireless and CarPlay

    Pioneer's in-dash unit supports both Android Auto Wireless and CarPlay

    6 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Android Auto Wireless promises to make vehicle smartphone connections less of a futz, provided you have both a phone and infotainment system that supports it. Google is handling the first part, and Pioneer just announced that it has joined JVCKenwood...
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  • Pioneer's Wireless Android Auto Head Units Are Now Available

    Pioneer's Wireless Android Auto Head Units Are Now Available

    6 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Pioneer showed off its wireless Android Auto head units at CES , followed by Google showing them off at Google I/O earlier this month. Now these new head units are finally available. These are the AVH-W4400NEX, AVIC-W6400NEX and AVIC-W8400NEX head units, which start at $700 and go up to $1200 a piece. These can be installed in pretty much any vehicle and will give you Android Auto as it was meant to be.
    Wireless Android Auto is exactly what it sounds like. When you get into your vehicle, your smartphone will automatically connect to the car's Bluetooth and WiFi network and start up Android...
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