Smart Tech Today

Apr 15th 2021

Smart Tech Today 74

Honey, Grab the Car Thing!

Apple Watch COVID Predictions, Spotify's "Car Thing", Alexa on Xbox
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Category: News

On this episode of Smart Tech Today with Mikah Sargent and Matthew Cassinelli:

  •  Google Maps finally gets an iOS update complete with App Privacy labels
  •  Google Home is now smart enough to only take video calls if you're actually home
  •  New Google Maps feature shows route with lowest carbon footprint
  •  Android's latest feature reminds you to avoid distracted walking
  •  Apple Pay With Express Transit Mode Now Available for San Francisco Bay Area's Clipper Card
  •  Spotify launches its in-car entertainment system ‘Car Thing’ in U.S.
  •  Apple begins studying whether the Watch can predict COVID-19
  •  Google adds UV Index to Wear OS Weather app and as complication
  •  Apple Fitness+ introduces new workouts, trainers, and Time to Walk guest
  •  Smartmi's new P1 Air Purifier is slick, affordable, and works with HomeKit
  •  How to Download Xbox Game Pass Games With Alexa
  •  Apple gets its own button on Roku’s latest remotes
  •  Roku's OS 10 brings AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support to its HD streaming devices
  •  Game Subscriptions Open Doors for Players With Disabilities
  •  Google Assistant Just Got a Useful Update With Four Helpful Features
  •  Google Home Essentials: Wyze Cam Outdoor a year later
  •  meross launches updated HomeKit outdoor smart plug and dimmer switch kit
  •  Microsoft's New Office Gear Includes Surface Headphones 2+
  •  Quinn Nelson's Approach to Home Automation

Picks of the week

  •  Matthew: Ian's Awesome Counter
  •  Mikah: SeeVS for Mac

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