Throughout its Cloud Subsequent 2019 convention earlier as we speak, Google seemingly teased a brand new gadget that will assist on-the-go staff in ways in which the Pixelbook and Pixel Slate didn’t.
In line with 9to5Google, the agency teased the brand new gadget in the course of the “Introducing Google for Enterprise” session. Pixelbook Group product administration lead Steve Jacobs had the next to say with reference to what staff have now and what Google is engaged on:
The instruments they’ve aren’t actually conducive to the approach to life and work fashion that makes them maximally productive and enthusiastic about going to work every single day. And we predict there’s some distinctive issues we will do in a different way than the Pixelbook and Pixel Slate which might be going to essentially assist give them what they’re searching for after they’re working on this new trendy cloud-first period.
Positive sufficient, Google confirmed with The Verge that its hardware division is engaged on new laptops and tablets. The affirmation seemingly runs counter to final month’s report alleging that Google moved staff from its laptop computer and pill division.
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Google advised Android Authority that it “can’t touch upon rumors or hypothesis as this was only a presentation about capabilities/use circumstances for Google made hardware.”
Additional including to the intrigue, Jacobs’ LinkedIn profile states that he leads the Pixelbook, Pixel Slate, and “Rising” classes inside Google’s Core Expertise group. What the Rising group does isn’t recognized, although the Core Expertise group seemingly focuses on “searching for new and revolutionary methods to advance the way in which we work and play on private computer systems.”
Possibly we’ll see Google debut its marinating Fuchsia OS on its subsequent laptop computer or pill. Solely time will inform. The corporate additionally a desktop mode within the Android Q developer preview, nevertheless it’s unclear whether or not this characteristic is expounded to its plans.
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