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‘OK Google, charge my car’ – Assistant adds native control for chargers and batteriesAlso neat for vacuums and other battery-powered devices

Google Assistant began with native assist for fundamental good residence merchandise like thermostats and lights, however has since expanded to dozens extra from locks to vacuums, cameras, kitchen home equipment, bed room furnishings, and loo gear. With at this time’s addition of chargers, Assistant has upped its tally to 60 …

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Google tests redesigned, reorganized Assistant updates tab (Update: Back again)A new ‘Snapshot’ of your day and what’s ahead for you

Replace 1: 2020/02/13 9:09am PST Again once more Google’s new, much less intrusive Assistant is already obtainable on the Pixel 4, however the redesign it acquired has principally affected the voice command interface. The updates tab, Google Now’s religious successor, stored the identical look. Now, Google seems to be testing an …

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Android’s Twitter account reminds us of the feature divide between Nest Hubs and third-party Assistant smart displays

Google is not the perfect at explaining its personal merchandise. One more instance of this occurred just a few days in the past, because the official Android Twitter account posted a few Google Assistant function that gave the impression to be new at first look. Nonetheless, it ended up being …

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Google Assistant routines haven’t worked on Android Auto for over a year, still no fix in sight (Update: Google acknowledges)

Replace 1: 2020/01/17 1:36pm PST Excellent news and unhealthy information: Google has responded to our inquiry, and has confirmed our findings that routines aren’t supported on Android Auto proper now — so the corporate is Assistant’s options are removed from constant throughout platforms and have been like that for the reason …

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Google Assistant routines haven’t worked on Android Auto for over a year, still no fix in sight

Assistant’s options are removed from constant throughout platforms and have been like that because the service’s launch. Some instructions work on telephones however not audio system, others vice-versa, to not point out smartwatches, TVs, vehicles, Bluetooth headsets, and different forms of units. This is one other instance of this fragmentation: …

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Guest Mode disappears from Google Home speakers, remains available on Chromecasts for now

Visitor mode is without doubt one of the Chromecast’s comparatively unknown however very useful options. It makes use of location proximity and WiFi availability to permit visitors to solid content material to your audio system or TVs with out logging in to your WiFi community, supplied they’ve the precise PIN …

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