In a joint effort to combat cyberattacks and online frauds, Google, Apple, and Microsoft joined an alliance for the FIDO standard to bring the passwordless future closer. The new passwordless capabilities are coming soon to all platforms.
The popular Lenovo Smart Clock can be yours for only $34.99 at BestBuy, and it comes with a 4-inch LCD touchscreen, a speaker, and Google Assistant.
"Hey Google, Happy Birthday!"
Take the first look at how Google Assistant will look on Android 12 with Material You design language.
No more shouting at your phone.
The latest Fitbit smartwatch update also adds a new destination for your SpO2 data, alongside low and high heart rate alerts.
Google says it will add Matter support to Android and Nest-branded smart home devices, and is also creating a help database too.
Google has detailed LaMDA, a new conversation technology that focuses on natural language understanding and dialogue, not just plain answers.
Google Assistant will also get better at natural language and ability to accurately understand nuanced voice commands within proper context.
The Guacamole trick will let you silence an alarm by saying 'snooze or stop' and shush a timer without saying the hotword.
To make online food orders even easier, Assistant can now help you complete your purchase in only a few steps.
It works by emitting audio signals into the room at a volume humans can’t hear.
Apple is working to help Siri automatically detect if someone speaks with a stutter.
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Apple Music support is first rolling out on Google Assistant smart display and speakers in France, Germany, Japan, UK and the US markets.
A “Home Control” page has also arrived that will let users control all connected smart home devices from a single hub on their smart displays.
If performing a web search sounds like a hassle, a simple “Hey Google, where do I vote?” voice query will be enough to get you started.
Google is also making it easier to listen to relevant or important local news stories via the Google Assistant by just voice commands.
“Hey Google, send an audio message to Nadeem saying I don't like his meme taste.”
The new voice and touch-enabled games are now available for Google Assistant-powered smart displays starting today with more to come.
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Group video calling on the Next Hub Max now supports Google Meet as well, allowing users to tune in up with up to 100 people at once.
Also, users can set any Google Assistant-enabled device in their home as the default speaker for playing music, podcast, or other content.
Users can create an action block for any task that the Google Assistant can perform, label it with an image of their choice and place it on the home screen.
The "Hey Google" sensitivity control feature is being rolled out gradually for Google Assistant-powered devices such as smart displays and speakers.