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Google Assistant is now available on the iPhone

The rumors of Google Assistant coming to the iOS is indeed true. Google, today at its I/O developer conference in Mountain View announced that the Assistant will be available on the iPhone. Google’s Assistant takes on Apple’s Siri directly and it will be interesting to see who wins this battle.

Google Grows Phablet Market with Gigantic Nexus 6

Bigger than a phone, smaller than a tablet, hybrid phablet devices continue to be a surprisingly successful niche in the mobile market, evidenced by the release of Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4, and now Google’s own form factor bending Nexus 6, a colossal 6-inch smartphone.

iPhone at its largest. And thinnest.

iPhone 6 isn’t simply bigger — it’s better in every way. Larger, yet dramatically thinner. More powerful, but remarkably power efficient. With a smooth metal surface that seamlessly meets the new Retina HD display. It’s one continuous form where hardware and software function in perfect unison, creating a new generation of iPhone that’s better by any measure.

Samsung's mobile phone sales decline

Samsung Electronics has reported a 4% fall in sales at its mobile phone unit. Revenues in the sector fell to 33.4 trillion won ($32.3bn; £23.3bn) in the January-to-March period. But the South Korean company said operating profit for its mobile phone unit rose 18% from the previous three months, in part due to "positive impact from adjustments of one-off expenses".

News Technology Google Google's Project Tango reveals location-aware phone

A new Google project aims to give mobile devices the ability to understand their location in a room, offering the prospect of mapping interiors or measuring living spaces with just a phone. “Project Tango” was announced by the search firm on Thursday, and Johnny Lee, the project’s leader, described it as aiming “to give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion”.