Google Assistant

John Legend is the First Celebrity Voice Cameo for Google Assistant

John Legend is the First Celebrity Voice Cameo for Google Assistant

Google teased celebrity voice cameos for Google Assistant quite a while ago, but only now is the feature rolling out with John Legend’s voice being the first.

Google Assistant Button Being Added to LG, TCL, Nokia, Vivo, and Xiaomi Devices

Google Assistant Button Being Added to LG, TCL, Nokia, Vivo, and Xiaomi Devices

LG is not a stranger to a dedicated button for Google Assistant, but Google wants it on even more devices from other companies, too.

Google Assistant Coming to KaiOS, Gaining Android Messages Integration, More

Google Assistant Coming to KaiOS, Gaining Android Messages Integration, More

Google has kickstarted MWC 2019 by announcing some major changes and improvements coming to Assistant. Firstly, it is bringing its virtual assistant to KaiOS which is found powering many low-end phones in parts of Asia, Brazil, and Mexico.

Google Assistant is Navigating to Google Maps

Google Assistant is Navigating to Google Maps

Google Maps is one of the best resources out there, and now it’s getting even better.

Google Assistant Will be Able to Automatically Add Punctuation Soon

Google Assistant Will be Able to Automatically Add Punctuation Soon

When you use voice-to-text to compose a message, you’ve probably (hopefully?) run into the need to voice your commas, periods, and other important punctuation points.

Google Assistant Will Soon Proactively Notify You of a Predicted Flight Delay

Google Assistant Will Soon Proactively Notify You of a Predicted Flight Delay

Google has been predicting flight delays for a little while now, informing users of Google Flights of any change of plans.

Google Assistant Adds Australian- and British-Accented Voices

Google Assistant Adds Australian- and British-Accented Voices

If you want to change up the way the Google Assistant sounds on a daily basis, Google has a couple of important additions to show off.

Google Assistant Can Now Understand Two Languages at the Same Time

Google Assistant Can Now Understand Two Languages at the Same Time

Earlier this year, Google announced that it was working on multilingual support for Google Assistant, so those who speak more than one language wouldn’t necessarily have to require just one to direct the digital personal assistant.

You Can Now Make Duo Video Calls Using Google Assistant

You Can Now Make Duo Video Calls Using Google Assistant

Slowly but steadily, Google has been integrating its own products and services with Assistant. After recently adding Google account support to Duo — its video calling service, Google has now added Duo integration to Assistant. 

Google Assistant Gets Visual Overview with Proactive Suggestions

Google Assistant Gets Visual Overview with Proactive Suggestions

Announced first at Google I/O earlier this year, Google is now rolling out a new visual overview for Google Assistant. The new UI essentially brings back Google Now cards with an updated UI and machine learning advantages thrown in.