• Google Assistant To Gain New ‘Routines' Feature

    6 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    Last year Google announced that Google Assistant would be getting a “Routines” feature, and the good news is that in an announcement on its website , Google has confirmed that starting next week users will be able to use the feature with six routines to start them out with if they have any devices that have Google Assistant on it. For those unfamiliar with Routines, like we said this was a feature announced last year and is basically also known as “macros” if you're looking for a more general term. These are essentially a series of commands that have been grouped together that can all be...
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  • 019: Google Assistant languages, Google Home Routines, and Fuchsia Friday | 9to5Google Daily

    019: Google Assistant languages, Google Home Routines, and Fuchsia Friday | 9to5Google Daily

    6 monthes ago - By 9to5Google

    Today we've got Google Assistant to gain multilingual support and support for more languages, Routines for Google Assistant rolling out soon, and Fuchsia Friday.
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  • Google Assistant will have over 30 languages by year end

    Google Assistant will have over 30 languages by year end

    6 monthes ago - By Phandroid

    Google Assistant is great, but it can't do much if it doesn't understand your language. That's why Google is adding more than 30 new languages to Assistant by the end of 2018. The company announced the new languages and some upcoming features in a blog post today.
    Google says the new languages will cover 95% of all Android users. But what's even cooler than that is a new feature that will allow Assistant to detect languages. You'll be able to switch between languages on the fly and Assistant will still be able to understand without you manually changing the language settings. This will be...
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  • ARCore 1.0 arrives with new capabilities in Google Lens

    ARCore 1.0 arrives with new capabilities in Google Lens

    6 monthes ago - By Phandroid

    Google today announced the public availability of ARCore 1.0. The new development kit allows developers to easily create rich AR experiences with the power of Google's vision engine behind them.
    What's more is that ARCore doesn't need new hardware to run, with over 100 million of the world's smartphones already able to get in on the pho......ne. Those phones include Google's Pixel , Pixel XL , Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL ; Samsung's Galaxy S8, S8+, Note8, S7 and S7 edge; LGE's V30 and V30+ ; ASUS's Zenfone AR; and OnePlus's OnePlus 5. You can bet more devices coming in 2018 will look to offer...
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  • Google to add new languages and features to Google Assistant as the virtual helper goes global

    Google to add new languages and features to Google Assistant as the virtual helper goes global

    6 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Google announced today that its digital virtual assistant, Google Assistant, is taking its act on the road. And by on the road, we mean that Google has plans to make Assistant available to consumers all around the world. Already offered in eight languages, by the end of the year Google Assistant will be available in more than 30 languages. 95% of the eligible Android devices worldwide will be able to install Google Assistant by the time 2018 comes to an end.
    The first new languages to support both the Android and iOS Google Assistant app over the next few months will be Danish, Dutch...
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