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Google Assistant Not Rolling Out to Tablets

Google Assistant Not Rolling Out to Tablets

Back in February Google started rolling out Google Assistant to smartphones running Android Marshmallow and Android Nougat.

Google Assistant Now Rolling Out to Android Marshmallow, Android Nougat Phones

Google Assistant Now Rolling Out to Android Marshmallow, Android Nougat Phones

Google has always intended on bringing its digital personal helper, Google Assistant, to more devices.

Google Assistant To Be Available On Marshmallow and Nougat Running Android Devices Starting This Week

Google Assistant To Be Available On Marshmallow and Nougat Running Android Devices Starting This Week

Just a couple of hours after LG unveiled the G6 exclusively with Google Assistant, Google has decided to ruin the Korean company’s party by announcing that it is expanding its AI-powered digital assistant to all Android devices running Android 6.0 Marshmallow and Android 7.0 Nougat.

Tip: Quickly Share Articles Using Google Assistant on Twitter and Google Plus

Tip: Quickly Share Articles Using Google Assistant on Twitter and Google Plus

Google Assistant on the new Pixels is pretty conversational and somewhat smart. Google has so far shown us that we can use the Assistant to quickly look up hotel and flight books, look up on points of interest around us, setting reminders and more. Now, as discovered by a user on Google Plus, you can quickly tell Assistant to share an article you are currently reading to social media.

Google Pixel XL Review: Premium Android Phone, Premium Price

Google Pixel XL Review: Premium Android Phone, Premium Price

Time to answer a few questions. Yes, this is Google’s headline Android phone for the year. Yes, it goes under the Pixel brand rather than Nexus. Yes, Google’s marketing department has gone into overdrive trying to create a genuine consumer phone that can more obviously match the Apple iPhone 7 Plus. And yes, as a result it’s arguably at least £200 too expensive here in the UK. And similarly across the world. But is the super speedy and phenomenally well put together Google Pixel XL worth the branding premium?

How to Get Google Assistant on Any Android Device Running Nougat

How to Get Google Assistant on Any Android Device Running Nougat

One of the key selling points of Google’s new Pixel handsets is that they come with the company’s next-generation virtual assistant and successor to Google Now, Google Assistant. While Google has made it abundantly clear that Assistant will not be coming to existing Nexus devices, the developers over at XDA did not particularly take well to this news.