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Tag Archives: Google Assistant

Actions on Google gets more features, including payments and action shortcuts, and a developer competition to spur on development

Along side with the new user facing enhancements to the Google Assistant at Google IO, such as Actions on Google now being available on phones, the Google Developer team has also taken the wraps of a few enhancements for developers to build into their Actions. Transactions and Payments At present …

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Hey Google, why are you pulling Assistant’s shopping list out of Keep?

Google has started advising that from April 10th, they will no longer save shopping lists created from Assistant to Keep. Ahhh Google, how you love to fracture, replicate and confuse your product offerings. It seems someone from the Google Assistant team either got transferred from or had lunch with someone …

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PSA: Google Assistant has started arriving on other phones in Australia

It looks as if Google has kept its word on the roll-out of Google Assistant to all Android phones running Android 6.0 Marshmallow or higher. Announced just two weeks ago, the roll-out seems to have arrived in Australia, with Ausdroid’s Huawei P10 receiving Assistant this afternoon, and readers contacting us …

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Want to get Home Automation control on your Pixel before Google flips the switch? We’ll show you how

Earlier today we reported on the Pixel getting official access to the Home Automation menu, and thus control, previously restricted to owners of the Google Home. Unfortunately, this is one of those updates that requires you to jump through a few hoops, firstly you need Google app v. 6.11 and Play …

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