The Google Assistant is going global

Over the past year and a half, the Google Assistant has grown from being available on just one device in one language to across many types of devices, including speakers, phones, Android Auto and TVs, in many languages all around the world. We’ve been focused on making the Assistant useful throughout all parts of your day, and earlier this year we showed the latest features … Continue reading The Google Assistant is going global

Make the most of Google Assistant with these voice commands

Jump to:  What to ask Google Assistant: Summary: Opinion by Nicholas Montegriffo Once you get used to Google Assistant, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it. What do you think? How to configure Google Assistant Before waking up Google Assistant on your device, you should set up the service properly. First of all, I recommend that you check in the Play Store whether the Google … Continue reading Make the most of Google Assistant with these voice commands

New test shows Siri on HomePod answer 52% of questions correctly, lagging behind Alexa & Google Assistant

Now that Apple’s HomePod smart speaker is available to everyone, it’s being put through a slew of tests. Loup Ventures this weekend shared results from a detailed series of tests that it put the HomePod through, as well as how those results compare to other smart speakers … Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover The tech research firm says that it put the HomePod through … Continue reading New test shows Siri on HomePod answer 52% of questions correctly, lagging behind Alexa & Google Assistant

New Google Assistant updates, made just for you at home

The Google Assistant is all about you. And with Google Home, Google Home Max or your other smart speakers, the Assistant can help do everyday things like call your mom, turn on compatible living room lights,  plan your day and even show you your photos from the holidays. Now, it’s getting even better, by helping you wake up, find a show and listen to your … Continue reading New Google Assistant updates, made just for you at home

Amazon and Google lead way on virtual assistant dealmaking at CES

Tim Bradshaw in Las Vegas January 9, 2018 It is often said that the most interesting part of the Consumer Electronics Show is not the technology on show but the conversations that happen behind closed doors.  At this year’s CES, dealmaking has taken centre stage as tech companies, carmakers, appliance manufacturers, chip providers and start-ups race to strike alliances for the “internet of things” era.  … Continue reading Amazon and Google lead way on virtual assistant dealmaking at CES