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You can play NPR’s ‘Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me’ on your smart speaker

You can play "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me" on Amazon Echo speakers or Google Home devices with the new Wait Wait Quiz. It's hosted by Peter Sagal and Bill Kurtis and will be updated every week with new questions. The post You can play NPR’s ‘Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me’ on your smart speaker appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Npr, Smart Home, Amazon Echo, Echo Speaker, Don, Bill Kurtis, Amazon Alexa, Peter Sagal, Google Assistant, Google Home


Smart Products Abound at CES 2019

From mirrors to coffee machines, assistants are migrating into nearly every product At this year’s CES, countless products on display promoted their assisted capabilities. Last year’s show delivered us the first glimpses of virtual assistants embedded into everyday devices, but 2019 previewed the phenomenon’s mainstreaming—Google Assistant in a mirror, Amazon’s Alexa taking queries from inside your toilet and more. There is valid skepticism about the possibility of …
Tags: Google, Amazon, Design, Tech, Ces, Devices, Alexa, Consumer Electronics Show, Smart appliances, Amazon Alexa, Smart Tech, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Get more shut-eye in 2019 with help from Google

After a long day, it should be easy to hit the hay at night. But far too often, just as you’re about to drift off, you decide to check why your phone just buzzed...and you’re back to square one.According to the National Sleep Foundation, most adults should aim to get between seven and nine hours of sleep every night. Many of us, including yours truly, usually don’t get there.If you want a fresh start in the new year, here are some tech tips and healthy habits that will help you catch more zzzzs ...
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How and When You Can Access The Biggest Upcoming Google Assistant Features

Google’s aptly named AI helper, Google Assistant, is poised to have a great year in 2019. Not only will the digital assistant be spreading to numerous devices old and new, but there are a host of new features coming, too, several of which were shown off at CES 2019 last week.Read more...
Tags: Google, Lifehacks, Google Maps, Google Assistant, Google Home, Google AI, Google Home Hub


Lenovo Smart Clock hands-on review

Move over Amazon Echo Spot: Lenovo’s Smart Clock With Google Assistant is coming for you. At just $79, the Smart Clock turns off the camera and turns up the cuteness factor for an enhanced alarm clock experience. The post Lenovo Smart Clock hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Trends, Smart Home, Lenovo, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Lenovo Smart Clock


Google Assistant gets flight check-in, Maps integration and Interpreter Mode; will work from lockscreen on all Android phones soon

At CES 2019, Google has introduced a preview of Google Assistant Connect which is a platform for device manufacturers to bring the Google Assistant into their products in an easy-to-implement way. Google also announced that it is bringing the Assistant to the Sonos One and Sonos Beam. Google said that it is working with even more brands to launch new smart home devices this year, including select Whirlpool connected appliances, GE’s smart microwave, and August security products.  The compan...
Tags: Google, News, Ge, Blogging, Ces, Kitchenaid, Whirlpool, United Airlines, Yummly, Google Assistant, CES Whirlpool, Sonos Beam Google, Sonos One and Sonos Beam Google


Sonos teases Google Assistant integration once again at CES 2019

It's been a very long road for Sonos customers who have been patiently waiting for the company to make good on its promise to integrate Google Assistant into its platform. With a working demo at CES, it's now closer than ever. The post Sonos teases Google Assistant integration once again at CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Trends, Home Theater, Sonos, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Google Assistant lock screen access is coming to more Android devices

Here’s a quick tidbit buried beneath today’s deluge of Google Assistant news (not to mention the bizarre waking nightmare that is the CES Small World ride). The company announced today that the smart assistant will be accessible on more Android phone lock screens. The feature was first announced back at Google’s hardware event in October, though, at the time, it was limited to the company’s new Pixel 3 handset. For security reasons, it’s available through opt-in, meaning you’ve got to tick t...
Tags: Google, Apps, Tech, Pixel, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Bring Google Assistant into your car with the Roav Bolt, shown at CES 2019

You can take your Google Assistant out of your home and into your car with a gadget called the Roav Bolt. The Bolt is compatible even with older car models and it can add smart features like voice navigation and music controls to your car. The post Bring Google Assistant into your car with the Roav Bolt, shown at CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, News, Cars, Trends, Anker, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Roav Bolt, Car Assistant


Alexa who? Google Assistant came to Vegas to dominate voice A.I.

Google has announced numerous upgrades to Google Assistant coming to your smartphone. You're now able to check into your next flight with just your voice, and you can also access Google Assistant on Google Maps. The post Alexa who? Google Assistant came to Vegas to dominate voice A.I. appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Mobile, Cars, Trends, Phones, Smart Home, Vegas, Alexa, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Here are all the Google Assistant upgrades coming to your smartphone

Google has announced numerous upgrades to Google Assistant coming to your smartphone. You're now able to check into your next flight with just your voice, and you can also access Google Assistant on Google Maps. The post Here are all the Google Assistant upgrades coming to your smartphone appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Mobile, Cars, Trends, Phones, Smart Home, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Lenovo and Google Figured Out the Perfect Alarm Clock

It took a couple of years, but we finally have the perfect application of Google Assistant—an alarm clock. The Lenovo Smart Clock with Google Assistant looks like a sibling to Google’s Home Hub and Home Mini. Only instead of being a hub for smart home control, or a dinky speaker with Google Assistant built in, its…Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Ces, Clocks, Smart Home, Lenovo, Home Hub, Alarm Clock, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Lenovo Smart Clock


Google Is Blitzing CES with a Literal Rollercoaster Full of Google Assistant Tech

OK, it’s a small coaster, but after a couple years of attending CES, between the Google vending machines, the Google branded monorail, and a bunch of new features for the Google Assistant, it feels like Google is flexing on the world’s biggest trade show in a way it never has before. Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Ces, Google Maps, Voice Assistant, Consumer Tech, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Google Assistant Asserts Its Dominance, Lenovo Smart Clock, Google Ride, Interpreter Mode


Two new ways the Google Assistant can help with an upcoming trip

The start of a new year is a great time to de-stress from the holidays and plan vacations for the year. While we can’t promise shorter security lines, extra leg room or a suite with an ocean view, we’re introducing a couple of new features in the Google Assistant to make your travels a little smoother. Check in for your flight with ease With your Assistant, you can already search for upcoming flights, get prices and track your flight status, but now we’re taking you one step closer to boarding y...
Tags: Google, New York, United Airlines, Travelclick, InterContinental Hotels Group, Cambria Hotel, Google Assistant, Flights and Hotels, Priceline Expedia Mirai


Hey Google, what's new with the Assistant at CES this year?

This week, we’re at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to showcase what’s in store for the Google Assistant in 2019. By bringing the best of Google services and AI to the Assistant, we're focused on building the most helpful digital assistant when you’re at home, in your car or on the go. If you’re at CES, stop by the Google Assistant Playground (Central Plaza-1, the outdoor space located directly in front of the Las Vegas Convention Center). A more connected home A simpler smart hom...
Tags: Google, Verizon, Ge, Samsung, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Philips, Google Maps, Jvc, Anker, Whirlpool, United Airlines, Todoist, Eta, Rachio, Hopper


Dish adds Google Assistant directly to its Hopper set-top boxes

TV provider Dish is more tightly integrating its Hopper line of receivers with Google Assistant by integrating the smart assistant directly into its set-top boxes. The company was already working with Google on an voice-controlled experience, having announced a year ago at CES that it would allow allow customers to control their Dish TV experience using Google Assistant. However, in that case, Dish customers had to first pair their Hopper devices with an existing Google Assistant device in their...
Tags: Google, TC, TV, Television, Hardware, Tech, Dish, Las Vegas, Alexa, Hopper, Voice Assistant, Wally, Amazon Alexa, Dish TV, Google Assistant, Apple TV Fire TV Android TV


With new integrations, Google Assistant makes big push for dominance at CES 2019

At CES 2019, Google and partners announced scads of Google Assistant-compatible products for the home, the car, and travel. Google is going all out to support device makers and software developers. The post With new integrations, Google Assistant makes big push for dominance at CES 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, News, Trends, Smart Home, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Dish is building Google Assistant right into its Hopper DVRs

For most of 2018, you've been able to control your Dish Hopper set-top box, through Google Assistant. But soon, you won't need a Google smart speaker -- just your Dish voice remote. The post Dish is building Google Assistant right into its Hopper DVRs appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, News, Trends, Home Theater, Dish, Smart Home, Dvr, Hopper, Dish Hopper, Google Assistant, Voice Remote, CES 2019


Sonos Has Started Beta Testing Google Assistant Integration, Will Launch This Year

Sonos has started a private beta test of Google Assistant on its smart speakers, and is looking to launch the integration to the public this year. Google Assistant will be directly integrated into speakers with voice input, while older models will work in conjunction with Google Home and similar smart speakers. Google highlighted its partnership […]
Tags: Google, News, Sonos, Google Assistant, Google Home, CES 2019


Google woos smart home device makers with launch of Google Assistant Connect

Google is making it easier for device manufacturers to integrate with Google Assistant technology, including those times when devices need to respond to voice commands without the benefit — or the expense — of being connected to Google’s cloud. To do so, Google is today launching into preview a new set of tools called, Google Assistant Connect, before making them broadly available to device makers later this year. The tools can be used to build devices that leverage an existing connected speaker...
Tags: Google, Amazon, TC, Hardware, Ge, Tech, Smart Home, Alexa, Smart Devices, Voice Assistant, Smart Assistant, Google Assistant, Google Home, Voice Computing, CES 2019, Smart Home at CES 2019


The Anker Roav Bolt lets drivers plug Google Assistant into their car

Google Assistant is following Amazon Alexa into vehicles. One of the first products to offer the capability is from Anker — just like as one of the first in-vehicle Alexa products. Called the Roav Bolt, the device plugs into a 12-volt power port and lets the driver access Google Assistant through the “OK Google” command. Once connected to the in-vehicle system through Bluetooth or a 3.5mm cable, the product will let drivers play audio, enable navigation, read text, make calls and more. The Ro...
Tags: Google, Gadgets, Tech, Anker, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Anker Roav Bolt, Roav Bolt


Samsung TVs are getting Google Assistant compatibility this year

Google continued its unstoppable takeover of CES 2019 by announcing that Samsung TVs will soon offer Assistant compatibility. The feature, which is arriving later this year, will give users the ability to adjust volume, change channels and switch image input. Compatibility requires a separate piece of Google Assistant hardware — like a Home, Home Hub or third-party smart display or speaker. No surprise the announcement doesn’t include native Assistant support, but it’s still a nice win for G...
Tags: Apple, Google, Hardware, Samsung, Siri, Tech, Google Samsung, Bixby, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Home Home Hub, Alexa Bixby


Here’s how the Google Assistant became more helpful in 2018

In 2018, the Google Assistant learned to speak new languages (Nǐ hǎo!), expanded to new regions (like the Netherlands, Indonesia and Turkey), and became smarter with new features that can help you throughout your day. Along the way, more people started using the Assistant to get some help—active users of the Google Assistant grew four times over the past year. By the end of this month, we expect the Google Assistant to be available on one billion devices, up from 500 million last May.Here are so...
Tags: Google, New York, Turkey, Austin, Broadcast, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Google Assistant, Google Home, Netherlands Indonesia, Google Home Hub


Even KitchenAid has a Google smart display

I mean, this makes sense, I guess. The kitchen has long been a case use manufacturers have pointed for these kinds of smart screens. So why wouldn’t KitchenAid/Whirlpool want in on a little bit of that action? The simply-named KitchenAid Smart Display is looks like your standard smart screen — taking a few design cues from Lenovo’s product, from the look of it (albeit with some enormous bezels). The big differentiator here, however, is Yummly, the recipe search engine it acquired two year...
Tags: Google, Hardware, Tech, Lenovo, Kitchenaid, Whirlpool, Lowe, KitchenAid Whirlpool, Google Assistant, CES 2019, Google Home Hub, Carla Hall Richard Blais Jet Tila, Daniel Holzman


GE adds a bunch of Google Assistant-friendly smart home products

This year’s CES is already shaping up to be another big show for smart home devices, with the Amazon Alexa/Google Assistant show down in the center ring. GE bought into the Alexa ecosystem fairly early on and got on-board with Google Assistant more recently. At the Pixel 3 event back in October, the company announced that its C by GE bulbs were the first to carry Made by Google certification with Home functionality built-in right out of the box. At CES this year, the company will show a bunch...
Tags: Apple, Google, Hardware, Ge, Tech, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa Google, CES 2019


How to Keep Commercials from Activating Your Smart Speaker

‘Tis the season for commercials featuring your favorite smart home speaker showing off what it can do—which means you may have experienced your Google Assistant, Alexa, or Siri . And it’s annoying to have to shout, “Hey Google, stop,” or the equivalent phrase for your…Read more...
Tags: Google, Siri, Lifehacks, Amazon Echo, Alexa, Google Assistant, Smart Speakers, HomePod


Google Assistant now lets you donate to charity with a few spoken commands

Google Assistant now makes it easier than ever to donate to charity. Using nothing but a few spoken commands, the feature lets you choose the charity of your choice, and the amount you'd like to donate. And that's it — job done! The post Google Assistant now lets you donate to charity with a few spoken commands appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, News, Charity, Trends, Smart Home, Donations, Donate, Google Assistant


Google Assistant now lets you donate to charity in a few spoken commands

Google Assistant now makes it easier than ever to donate to charity. Using nothing but a few spoken commands, the feature lets you choose the charity of your choice, and the amount you'd like to donate. And that's it — job done! The post Google Assistant now lets you donate to charity in a few spoken commands appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, News, Charity, Trends, Smart Home, Donations, Donate, Google Assistant


Okay Google, Let's Maim the Wet Bandits for $99

Skip the “Should AI Have Human Rights?” debate until next year and welcome a Google Home Hub into your home for just $99, and make the sadist and noted domestic terrorist, Kevin McCallister proud.Read more...
Tags: Science, Smarthome, Kevin McCallister, Google Assistant, Google Home Hub, Google Home Deals


Does Google Assistant Help You in Using Third-Party Note Apps?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is evolving at a quick pace. As a result, we are now witnessing highly-evolving apps and software. One of the most popular forms of practical application of AI that we observe every day is Virtual Digital Assistant (VDA). Siri, Alexa, Cortana, and Google Assistant are some of the best-known virtual assistants that we use every day. These VDAs follow our voice or text inputs and complete all aspects related to a single task concurrently. According to Sta...
Tags: Google, Technology, India, Sales, Siri, Mobile Apps, Mobile Application Development, VDA, Statista, Google Assistant, Siri Alexa Cortana, mobile app development services India, Mobile App Development Solution Providers, Signity Solutions