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LENS ADDED TO GOOGLE ASSISTANT

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Lens was announced at Google I/O 2017, and began rolling out to Photos a few weeks ago. Lens is a machine-learning powered successor to Google Goggles. It can identify objects and landmarks in photos. Google said it would eventually arrive in Assistant, and now it looks like the time has come.

Google Lens aims to pull information from your phone's camera feed and show you results based on that information. The Lens icon first replaced the info icon in pictures inside the gallery. And now finally the Google Assistant gets the Lens.

HOW TO USE LENS - The new Lens button appears at the bottom right corner of the Google Assistant and tapping on it opens the camera. From there, we can tap on the object we want to search and the Assistant will try to figure out what it is. It is similar to the Lens in Google Photos, except we can take the pictures instantly and search it.


PHONES GETTING THE LENS - Initially this feature was Pixel exclusive but now it seems to be rolling out to a wider ra…

Nokia 1 - Nokia's Little Champ

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HMD Global with the exclusive license of Nokia brand name recently launched an efficient but handy smartphone, the Nokia 1. It is the the most affordable 4G smartphone in Nokia's smartphone lineup. It comes in two colors variants warm red and dark blue.



PROCESSOR -
Our little smartphone comes with Mediatek 6737M, 1.1GHz quad-core processor. Though not meant for gaming purpose it can serve every days needs quite well.

MEMORY AND STORAGE - 
Nokia 1 comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage, expandable upto 128GB.

OPERATING SYSTEM - 
The phone comes with Android 8. 1 Oreo (Go Version ) with promised updates in future. The Go version is optimized for faster app opening and data saving experience. It has all the basic apps like Facebook, Whatsap, Google Maps, YouTube and many more preloaded.
Yes, it has the Google assistant too!

CAMERAS -
It has a 5MP primary camera with LED flash and a 2MP secondary front camera which supports video calling. The camera performance is just average.

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