Google updates its speech services for developers
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Google updates its speech services for developers

Google Cloud’s Text-to-Speech and Speech-to-Text APIs are getting a bunch of updates today that introduce support for more languages, make it easier to hear auto-generated…

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Google Go search app for emerging markets can now read out website content
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Google Go search app for emerging markets can now read out website content

Google has lit the news canon at its annual India event which takes place in New Delhi today. The search giant announced changes to its…

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JBL’s $250 Google Assistant smart display is now available for pre-order
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JBL’s $250 Google Assistant smart display is now available for pre-order

It’s been a week since Lenovo’s Google Assistant-powered smart display went on sale and slowly but surely, its competitors are launching their versions, too. Today,…

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Google Assistant’s news feeds are getting smarter
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Google Assistant’s news feeds are getting smarter

News is far and away the feature I use the most with Google Assistant. Every morning, I ask the Assistant “what’s in the news,” and…

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You Can Now Change Google Assistant’s Voice With Colors
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You Can Now Change Google Assistant’s Voice With Colors

Kaufdex / Pixabay Google announced the new Google Assistant’s voice and different options to choose from earlier this year. However, the Assistant service and mobile…

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Google Assistant’s ‘Continued Conversation’ feature is now live
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Google Assistant’s ‘Continued Conversation’ feature is now live

Google I/O was awash with Assistant news, but Duplex mystery aside, Continued Conversation was easily one of the most compelling announcements of the bunch. The…

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Google Home can now handle three queries at once
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Google Home can now handle three queries at once

In November, Google Home gained the ability to multitask with added support for a feature called “multiple queries,” which allows you to combine two requests…

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Researchers show Siri and Alexa can be exploited with ‘silent’ commands hidden in songs
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Researchers show Siri and Alexa can be exploited with ‘silent’ commands hidden in songs

Researchers at UC Berkeley have shown they can embed within songs stealthy commands for popular voice assistants that can prompt platforms like Siri, Alexa or…

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Google used improv rules to deal with a farting Assistant
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Google used improv rules to deal with a farting Assistant

Listen, it’s late on day two of Google I/O and we’re all getting a bit punchy here. During a late-afternoon panel on design and Assistant,…

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8 big announcements from Google I/O 2018
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8 big announcements from Google I/O 2018

Google kicked off its annual I/O developer conference at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California. Here are some of the biggest announcements from the Day…

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You can now easily buy movie tickets with Google Assistant
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You can now easily buy movie tickets with Google Assistant

Google Assistant is gaining some new capabilities thanks to a deal with Fandango which should make ordering movie tickets a quick and easy process. Simply…

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