In related news

  • Google's Home Hub might be another way to use the Google Assistant

    We're just three days away from Google's Fall 2018 event, and the leaks are still coming.

    Both 9to5Google and MySmartPrice spotted an FCC filing for an "Interactive Video Streaming Device" in September. And now, thanks to Jon Prosser via Twitter we might have our first look at marketing materials for this rumored "Home Hub."

    SEE ALSO: Images of Google's new Pixel tablet leak before its October event

    Hey, speaking of @madebygoogle.Enjoy this "leak" straight from us. Was gonna wait until...


  • Google introduces the Home Hub, a $150 speaker with a screen to take on Amazon's Echo Show (GOOG, GOOGL)

    Google announced the Home Hub on Tuesday, its first smart speaker device with a screen.

    It'll cost $150, and you can preorder it now directly from Google, with availability on October 15th.

    It has YouTube, can display Google search results, and help you control your smart home gear from Nest and other manufacturers. 

    The Google Home Hub will go up against Amazon's Echo Show and Facebook's newly-announced Portal.

    Notably, the Home Hub does not have a camera.

    Google announced its Home Hub on...


  • Google's Home Hub defines its take on the smart home (GOOGL)

    This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.

    Google announced the Google Home Hub, its new screened smart speaker, at its hardware event in New York on Tuesday, reports Business Insider. The new $149 device will add to Google’s existing hardware lineup, and serves as an indicator of the direction the company is looking to take with its newly defined “thoughtful home”...