Google Assistant is encountering a weird bug this past week. For some reason, it thinks that Arizona is in the Eastern time zone. Not location-wise, but it will report the time as EST. Neighboring states aren’t affected, and things like weather and physical location work fine. But for some reason, it ... Read More »
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Google Home has been around for seven months in the US so far, but Canada has had to wait. Fortunately, Google Home has finally launched in the country.
If you’ve been waiting for a deal to pick up a Google Home, now is a good time. Google and many retailers have discounted the connected home device by $20, bringing the total price down to $109.
While this doesn’t rival the old Black Friday sale, it’s still a good ... Read More »
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Ikea’s line of Trådfri smart LED light bulbs for the home are already compatible with an Android app for controlling them wirelessly. Now Ikea has announced that the lineup will soon be getting support for all of our favorite virtual assistants.
While Google I/O‘s proper keynote happened yesterday, the developer event is still going on, so there is still news trickling out. The latest is in regards to Google’s mobile payment option, Android Pay.
Today, Google announced that Android Pay is expanding. The mobile payment service will launch in Brazil, Canada, Russia, Spain, and ... Read More »
Google has spent several years working on virtual assistant technology, trying a variety of approaches. In 2016, Google announced the Google Assistant, the start of a project that would encompass what it had learned from previous attempts. Designed to work across a variety of devices with natural language skills, Assistant has quickly proven ... Read More »
Google Assistant is still relatively young, and as such it is constantly being improved and learning new things. It still has missing functionality and little issues, but Google has been working hard on fixing them.
The latest change is the addition of French and Spanish support, though only in the Allo ... Read More »
Google Assistant has spread to many different Google products like newer Android phones, Android Wear 2.0 wearables, the Google Home, and more. But with the release of the Assistant SDK developer preview, it might soon come to many more.
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Google has announced that Google Assistant now supports flight tracking. You’ll be able to check flight prices, track flights, and ask Google to send you email notification about price changes for the flights you want.
Much like the Google WiFi, the new Google Home might be able to ... Read More »