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Quibi reminds you it's not dead with new Android TV app

Quibi reminds you it's not dead with new Android TV app

Quibi launched earlier this year as the streaming service intended for bite-sized entertainment while you're out and about with your phone, but now that many of us are at home far more often, that selling point hasn't helped the company much. The mobile apps already supported AirPlay and Chromecast support, but now Quibi has dedicated apps for several TV platforms.

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Voice and video calls are coming to the WhatsApp web client

Voice and video calls are coming to the WhatsApp web client

We're all on our desktops for video conferences hours on end, but when it comes to hitting up all the people you need to without having to grab the phone you threw into a corner to avoid distraction, well, it's still a dilemma — especially if you use WhatsApp, where voice and video calls are still mobile-only features. But there are signs of a remedy for that need coming soon.

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Google Photos makes its monthly premium prints subscription official

Google Photos makes its monthly premium prints subscription official

Google Photos was experimenting with a monthly subscription for photo prints earlier this year. The program shut down in June to implement user feedback, but evidence was recently uncovered indicating the subscription could be making a comeback. Today, Google is making its premium print series official — and that new lower price has stuck around.

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This three-outlet smart power strip is just $20 ($10 off) on Amazon

This three-outlet smart power strip is just $20 ($10 off) on Amazon

Smart outlets are a neat way to add a little techy magic to your non-smart lights, fans, and what have you. Today on Amazon, you've got the opportunity to grab a power strip that lets you control three formerly-dumb devices for just 20 bucks.

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Parallels brings Windows apps to Chrome OS, but you probably can't use it yet

Parallels brings Windows apps to Chrome OS, but you probably can't use it yet

Hot on the heels of its competitor CrossOver, Parallels has announced that its Windows virtualization service is now available on Chrome OS for Enterprise, allowing businesses to run a full Windows emulation right on their Chromebooks. This follows months and years of preparation work, with initial teasers landing in June and August.

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Puppy love for the Pixels spills over in latest Google ads

Puppy love for the Pixels spills over in latest Google ads

Despite being the largest advertising company in the world, Google hasn't made many unique or interesting ads for its own products. The company switched things up last month with a new 'Pixel vs. Pixel' campaign, a set of adorable videos pitting Pixel phones against a pug named Pixel. Now there are seven new fun videos in the series, comparing software features, price, and other factors.

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YouTube Kids makes its way to 7 new nations

YouTube Kids makes its way to 7 new nations

YouTube Kids has proven to be a popular way for parents to give their children access to a limited collection of YouTube content, even if that collection occasionally includes videos depicting suicide and cannibalism (oops!). The service has slowly been expanding its global reach, and now Google has added 11 more nations to the availability list.

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Terraria update Journey's End comes to Android with new content and fixes

Terraria update Journey's End comes to Android with new content and fixes

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Stadia is offering three days of free demos, starting today

Stadia is offering three days of free demos, starting today

In a bid to drive interest in its game-streaming platform, Google is running a three-day event during which you can play some demos of upcoming titles free of charge. Each game is available for seven days, so you'll have plenty of time to give them a try. The demos are available to new or existing Stadia users — and don't worry, if you're signing up for the first time, you won't need to hand over any card details or anything.

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Win one of seven EarFun Air Pro hybrid ANC earbuds (Update: Winners)

Win one of seven EarFun Air Pro hybrid ANC earbuds (Update: Winners)

These days, there is a plethora of wireless earbuds on the market, but EarFun has developed a reputation for building enticing audio gear at affordable prices. The same is true for its latest buds, the EarFun Air Pro. They're among the first sub-$100 wireless earbuds that feature hybrid ANC thanks to EarFun's innovative QuietSmart technology, which helps reduce ambient noise by up to 38dB. EarFun has teamed up with us to give away seven units to seven lucky Android Police readers.

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