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All the cool new gadgets from Google's Pixel 3 smartphone launch event

Live from Google's announcement event in New York City.
Google Pixel 3 Event

Google Pixel 3 launch event.

Stan Horaczek

Today, Google is throwing an event in New York City to announce some new hardware, including its Pixel 3 smartphones. We're here live at the event and will be providing real-time updates about new products—or at least as close to real-time as a massively shared Wi-Fi connection will allow. We're also expecting some hands-on time with the new gadgets after the event, so stay tuned (and if anyone has any hand sanitizer, can we borrow it? We don't know what these other journalists have been up to.)

Introduction

Google's presentation starts with a joke about how much the new Pixel phones have leaked around the web. That's pretty standard fare at this point for press events because

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