Many smartphone launches are all about fanfare and lofty claims.

This one appears to be a little more useful

This one appears to be a little more useful

Two companies continue to dominate the smartphone market Apple and Samsung

That is how it has always been. Google is still working to challenge the established quo, though.

The firm on Thursday introduced its $599 Pixel 7 and $899 Pixel 7 Pro smartphones in New York

along with its first Pixel wristwatch and an upcoming tablet.

These new Pixels have several changes that are expected

such as brighter displays and improved cameras, like the majority of the phones released this year.

What's more intriguing, though, is that Google is working to eliminate some of the minor irritations we've generally