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Verizon Hum picks up Google Assistant integration for your auto

Verizon Hum picks up Google Assistant integration for your auto

Auto accessories like the Anker Roav Bolt and the JBL Link Drive will feature the Google Assistant, allowing you to connect your phone to your vehicle system.

Surveying 22,500 consumers from 21 different countries, the company found that nearly half of respondents now use a voice assistant. Just say "Hey Google, be my French interpreter" to start Interpreter Mode and get real-time spoken and (on Smart Displays) written translation to aid the conversation.

"With Interpreter Mode, a new feature rolling out over the next few weeks on Google Home devices and Smart Displays, you can ask the Google Assistant to help you have a conversation in dozens of languages". This would enable Google's virtual assistant to serve as a real-time language translator between two people. The company announced today that the smart assistant will be accessible on more Android phone lock screens. Currently, this feature is currently live in the USA on both Android and iOS.

Google Assistant controls more devices: At CES 2019, Google expanded its portfolio of Google Assistant-powered devices.

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Several other high-profile former and current lawmakers have been embroiled in sexual harassment allegations against their aides. The allegations have cast a shadow on Sanders' potential 2020 run in a likely crowded field of Democratic contenders.

In 2019, Google has already introduced Assistant integration with Google Maps, flight check-ins, hotel bookings, and greater language translation capabilities. You can then have your Google Home or smart display translate Spanish for you into English or any other language you choose. The company will offer more information on the platform later this year.

In the next few days, Google will make the functionality available on Android and Apple devices, though Apple users will need to download the Google Assistant mobile app. In order to enable the so-called " Pixel lockscreen Assistant" feature, you'll have to opt-in through the phone's settings. You can find all the new features below.

At the end of 2017, Sonso told fans that it planned to integrate Assistant into its Sonos One speaker by the end of 2018. The Assistant also tracks the traveler's itinerary through applications such as Google Keep, Any.do, Bring! and Todoist.

Google partnered with Lenovo to produce the 4-inch Smart Clock, which comes with a touchscreen that automatically adjusts based on the room's brightness, so that it "gently wakes" users up in the morning.


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