Google Assistant App Is Now Available On The Play Store

Oct 06, 2017, 00:32
Google Assistant App Is Now Available On The Play Store

It is not of great help for those who already have Google Assistant installed on their phone, but just a way of triggering the digital assistant if that's you were looking forward to. The latter replaces the default feminine voice with one that is deeper.

Separately, at its hardware event on Wednesday, Google announced new features coming to Google Assistant.

That's not all that's new, of course.

As mentioned by a report from Tech Crunch, the new update has not hit all Google Assistant-compatible devices just yet, and should be rolling out gradually across the world to supported handsets and devices. Google Assistant is finally expanding the languages it knows.

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Google Assistant now also speaks other kinds of languages, too.

Google is now pushing more towards artificial intelligence (AI) and the Google Assistant sit at its core.

One of the biggest changes with the new app is that you can now customize your experience by selecting topics that interest you most.

This second option is also a no brainer, which is to reset you Mobile Device. All by using only your voice.

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Apart from improvements in recognising user voice inputs, the Google Assistant also received a major upgrade to how it generates its own speech as well. Starting now, you will also be able to do the same on your Android smartphone.

The Google Store held a pretty decent collection of Android Wear devices for the past year or so, but as some of the more fashion-oriented brands focused on other sales channels, the portfolio thinned out a bit. You can still access your Assistant by pressing and holding down your home button or by simply saying, "Ok Google".

Google has made it no secret that AI and machine learning is its new obsession, and Google Assistant is the user-facing interface to all of that. Developers can now submit Assistant apps, aka Google Assistant Actions, which perform payment transactions.

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