Google Assistant Driving Mode for Maps Spotted on Android Devices

Google Assistant driving mode on Maps seems to have started rolling out to Android devices, as per a report. The feature was first unveiled by Google at its I/O developers conference last year. Although it is unclear if the Google Assistant driving mode is being tested or will be rolling out for all devices soon, … Read more Google Assistant Driving Mode for Maps Spotted on Android Devices

Google Assistant Extends Voice Commands to Android Apps to Perform Tasks

Google Assistant is extending voice commands to Android apps. Now, you can say “Hey Google,” to not just open, but even perform specific tasks within the apps. Google has added this feature to around 30 of the top apps on Google Play, available in English globally, and will be extending it to more apps soon. … Read more Google Assistant Extends Voice Commands to Android Apps to Perform Tasks

Xiaomi Launches Mi Smart Speaker With Google Assistant Support in India

Mi Smart Speaker has been launched as Xiaomi’s first smart speaker in India. The new offering comes with Google Assistant support and includes two far-field microphones. The Mi Smart Speaker also features a voice light on top that looks similar to the light ring available on Amazon Echo speakers. Mi Smart Speaker has a metal … Read more Xiaomi Launches Mi Smart Speaker With Google Assistant Support in India

LG K42 With Helio P22 SoC, Google Assistant Button Launched

LG K42 mid-range smartphone has been launched in the Central America and Caribbean region. The rugged handset comes with MIL-STD-810G certification and sports a wave pattern on the back panel. It comes with a quad rear camera, and a dedicated Google Assistant button – a feature that we have already seen in various smartphones offered … Read more LG K42 With Helio P22 SoC, Google Assistant Button Launched

LG K42 With Helio P22 SoC, Google Assistant Button Launched

LG K42 mid-range smartphone has been launched in the Central America and Caribbean region. The rugged handset comes with MIL-STD-810G certification and sports a wave pattern on the back panel. It comes with a quad rear camera, and a dedicated Google Assistant button – a feature that we have already seen in various smartphones offered … Read more LG K42 With Helio P22 SoC, Google Assistant Button Launched

Google Assistant Snapshot Feature Gets Voice Command Support and More

Google Assistant Snapshot has received several new feature updates, including voice support that will allow users to summon the feature by asking the AI-powered virtual assistant to show you upcoming tasks as well as recommendations for dinner, activities, and podcasts. The update is being rolled out for both Android and iOS devices. Google says that … Read more Google Assistant Snapshot Feature Gets Voice Command Support and More

Flipkart Has Added a Voice Assistant in Its Supermart App

Flipkart has introduced an AI voice assistant in its grocery store app, Supermart. This voice assistant can understand commands in English and Hindi right now, however the company plans to add support for vernacular languages in the future. Flipkart aims to assist customers in bagging groceries just by their voice with the new feature. This … Read more Flipkart Has Added a Voice Assistant in Its Supermart App

Nokia C5 Endi, C2 Tava, C2 Tennen With Google Assistant Button Launched

Nokia C5 Endi, Nokia C2 Tava, and Nokia C2 Tennen have been announced by HMD Global. The Nokia C5 Endi comes with a triple rear camera setup and a waterdrop-style notch up front. The Nokia C2 Tava and Nokia C2 Tennen, on the other hand, have dual rear cameras at the back and traditional bezels … Read more Nokia C5 Endi, C2 Tava, C2 Tennen With Google Assistant Button Launched

Google Assistant Gets COVID 19 Information Hub on Android

Google has been ramping up efforts to fight the novel coronavirus pandemic that has infected over a half-a-million people around the world. From launching a coronavirus-awareness website to offering $800 million to pandemic-impacted businesses, Google has now added a COVID-19 alert card on the Google Assistant snapshot on Android and it is essentially a hub … Read more Google Assistant Gets COVID 19 Information Hub on Android

Google Assistant to Soon Bid Goodbye to John Legend’s Voice

US-based tech giant Google has announced that it will discontinue John Legend voice for Assistant voice on March 23. “#HeyGoogle, serenade me one more time.” Enjoy @JohnLegend’s cameo Google Assistant voice before it comes to an end on March 23,” the company tweeted on Friday. The company unveiled celebrity voices for Assistant at I/O 2018 … Read more Google Assistant to Soon Bid Goodbye to John Legend’s Voice