Moto G6 Plus and G6 Play photos and details pop up on Carphone Warehouse’s site

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Screen-Shot-2018-04-18-at-9.06.14-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-487037" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Screen-Shot-2018-04-18-at-9.06.14-PM-728x497.png" alt="" width="668" height="456" /></a></p> <p>Carphone Warehouse, a phone retailer based in the UK, has had a leak involving the upcoming Moto G6 and G6 Plus on its site. Color options, contract pricing, and some specifications for both phones have been prematurely published, allowing us to get an even closer look at Motorola's upcoming Moto G lineup.</p> <p><span id="more-487036"></span></p> <p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/image-4.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone wp-image-487046 size-large" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/image-4-668x534.png" width="668" height="534" /></a></p> <p>This isn't the first time Carphone has let the cat out of the bag; <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2016/10/02/pixel-phone-listings-at-carphone-warehouse-offering-new-shots-more-info/">the first-gen Pixel</a> and the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2012/10/11/32gb-nexus-7-registration-page-appears-on-carphone-warehouses-spain-storefront/">first-gen Nexus 7</a> have been revealed...

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Microsoft Translator gets AI-powered offline language packs

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/nexus2cee_microsoft-translator-offline-languages.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-357041" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/nexus2cee_microsoft-translator-offline-languages-728x487.png" alt="" width="668" height="447" /></a></p> <p>Microsoft <a href="https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/translation/2018/04/18/microsoft-brings-ai-powered-translation-to-end-users-and-developers-whether-youre-online-or-offline/">announced</a> today that its Translator app now supports offline, artificial intelligence-powered translation in a handful of languages with what the company says is "the world's first Deep Neural Network-powered offline translation engine." The AI packs are considerably smaller than traditional language packs, and Microsoft says they provide higher quality translations, too.</p> <p><span id="more-487029"></span></p> <p>The AI-powered language packs are available now on the Android version of the Microsoft Translator app. Microsoft says the iOS update is currently undergoing Apple's review process, and Windows device support is "coming soon."</p> <p>According...

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Google Slides gets support for embedded slides in Docs, slide guides, and more granular commenting

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/google-slides.gif" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-486999" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/google-slides.gif" alt="" width="728" height="399" /></a></p> <p>Google has been rolling out some updates to Google Drive recently, with the recent additions like <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/11/google-sheets-finally-supports-recording-macros-adds-row-grouping-better-spreadsheets-printing/">macro recording in Sheets</a> and an easier way to <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/03/28/google-docs-now-makes-easier-change-documents-text-capitalization/">change text capitalization in Docs</a> just to name a few. Now, it's Google Slides that's received a few minor but useful features, as noted in <a href="https://gsuiteupdates.googleblog.com/2018/04/google-slides-linking-guides-rulers-commenting.html">Google's blog post</a>.</p> <p><span id="more-486984"></span></p> <p>First up, users will now be able to directly insert slides from Google Slides into a Google Docs document.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/18/google-slides-gets-support-embedded-slides-docs-slide-guides-granular-commenting/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/18/google-slides-gets-support-embedded-slides-docs-slide-guides-granular-commenting/'>Google Slides gets support for embedded slides in Docs, slide guides, and...

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Motorola teaser shows off the Moto G6 almost in its entirety

Last month, we saw several renders leak of the upcoming Moto G6 and G6 Play. These showed Motorola’s budget line of smartphones with a design similar to last year’s Moto X4. Thanks to a teaser video first shared and then pulled by the company’s UK Twitter account, this design change has seemingly been confirmed. more…

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Google Pay hits 100 million installs on the Play Store

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Screen-Shot-2018-04-18-at-7.02.44-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-487020" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Screen-Shot-2018-04-18-at-7.02.44-PM-728x346.png" alt="" width="668" height="317" /></a></p> <p>Nowadays, several phone manufacturers have their own payment services. There's Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/10/lg-pay-reportedly-launching-us-june-will-work-upcoming-lg-phones/">upcoming LG Pay</a>, and of course, <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/02/20/google-pay-v1-53-rolls-major-redesign-prepares-transit-tickets-custom-card-art-apk-teardown/">Google Pay</a>. After experiencing two rebrands and retaining the same Play Store listing, the Google Pay app has just hit 100 million downloads on the Play Store.</p> <p><span id="more-487016"></span></p> <p>100 million is impressive, but it may not be nearly as impressive as you're imagining. For instance, Google Pay uses the same Play Store listing and APK pname (com.google.android.apps.walletnfcrel) as Android Pay, which Android Pay continued to use from...

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Motorola mentions unannounced Moto G6 and G6 Plus in updated Moto Voice app

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/hmm-moto.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-487023" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/hmm-moto-728x582.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="534" /></a></p> <p>Motorola is about due for some new phones, and they're probably not far off now. You can tell because some new devices just showed up in a changelog for the Moto Voice app. The app now includes support for new features on the Moto G6 and G6 Plus. Oops.</p> <p><span id="more-487019"></span></p> <p>The new G phones appear in the changelog, as well as in a screenshot (see above). Here's the changelog for the Moto Voice update, which is apparently a beta release with a new app icon.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/18/motorola-mentions-unannounced-moto-g6-g6-plus-updated-moto-voice-app/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a...

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055: Android P Bluetooth, Pixelbook ‘AltOS’ feature, Play Store white UI | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got Android P will remember volume levels for every individual Bluetooth device you use, Pixelbook might get a feature called “AltOS” that could let you run Windows, and Play Store 9.7 bring a nearly all-white UI. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Pocket Casts and […]

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You can now put Windows Defender into your Chrome browser

The Verge Microsoft is bringing the power of Windows Defender to the Chrome browser via an extension. Chrome already does a good job of protecting you from malware, but Microsoft says the Windows Defender Chrome extension is better. According to Microsoft, the Windows Defender Chrome extension is 99 percent effective against phishing attacks. Google’s Chrome […]

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Google Maps is testing landmarks in navigation instructions, v9.76 beta prepares support for community-added events [APK Teardown]

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/maps.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-487008" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/maps-668x275.png" alt="" width="668" height="275" /></a></p> <p>Google Maps recently made news as a few people started getting audible instructions with the names of visible landmarks in place of hard-to-see and sometimes indiscernible street names. In very nearly the same breath, v9.76 began rolling out through the beta channel late last night. Unlike most updates, this one doesn't seem to bring a lot in the way of new features outside of a couple small tweaks, but it does strongly hint at events added by the community, possibly opening up a whole new avenue to get...

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Google Family Link support reintroduces parental controls to Chrome OS

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/nexus2cee_google-family-link.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone wp-image-474174 size-hero-size" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/nexus2cee_google-family-link-728x355.png" width="668" height="326" /></a></p> <p>Google Family Link <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/09/29/googles-family-link-parental-control-app-now-available-everyone-us/">debuted last year</a> as a way for parents to create Google accounts for kids 13 and younger and keep tabs on their usage of Android devices. According to a new Google For Families Help <a href="https://support.google.com/families/answer/7680868">support page</a>, though, the service is now available on Chromebooks as well. That's good news, since Chrome's Supervised Users feature that previously allowed parents to limit their children's access to certain features of Chrome OS was <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/10/chrome-deprecating-supervised-users-says-itll-launch-new-chrome-os-supervision-features-later-year/">killed off</a> in January.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/18/google-family-link-support-reintroduces-parental-controls-chrome-os/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/18/google-family-link-support-reintroduces-parental-controls-chrome-os/'>Google Family Link support reintroduces parental...

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