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OnePlus Confirms Google Assistant Rolling Out To OnePlus 3/3T

03/23/2017, A defining feature of Google’s Pixel phones would be its Google Assistant software, which for several months remained as an exclusive to the handsets. However Google has since announced that the feature is now rolling out to non-Pixel devices and the...

Google Assistant For Tablets Not Coming Soon

03/16/2017, Google introduced Assistant late last year and initially kept it exclusive to its Pixel smartphones. The company later confirmed that it would release Assistant to compatible Android smartphones as well. It released Assistant for devices running Android...

Moto G5 Plus Won’t Be Shipped With Google Assistant (For Now)

03/15/2017, After enjoying several months of exclusivity on Google’s Pixel phones, Google announced at MWC 2017 last month that Google Assistant would finally be making its way to non-Pixel handsets. In fact at the same event, Motorola’s Moto G5 and G5 Plus...

Google Assistant Rolling Out To More Non-Pixel Handsets

03/08/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Google announced that they would be making Google Assistant available to non-Pixel handsets, and for those who have yet to receive the update that brings the voice assistant software to their phones, not to worry because according...

OnePlus 3 Update Brings Google Assistant

03/07/2017, Google confirmed not too long ago that it will soon release Google Assistant for all Android smartphones running version 6.0 Marshmallow and up. This means that the AI assistant is no longer exclusive to Pixel smartphones. The release kicked off a couple...

Google Assistant Can Now React And Interact With Text Messages

03/07/2017, If there is one advantage that Google Assistant has over other AI-based software like Siri or Alexa is that it doesn’t work with just voice. A good example would be how Google Assistant has been baked into apps like Allo, where users can interact with...

Google Assistant Could Be Coming To iOS Devices

03/03/2017, As you might have heard, Google Assistant is now being rolled out to Android devices after enjoying a few months of exclusivity (as far as mobile devices are concerned) on the Google Pixel phones. So the question is, will Google consider bringing Google...

Google Assistant For Android 6.0 Released

03/02/2017, Google introduced its artificial intelligence-powered smart assistant called Google Assistant last year. It came out with the Pixel smartphones that run on Android 7.0 Nougat straight out of the box. The company confirmed a couple of days ago that it will...

Google Assistant Now Available To All Android Devices

02/26/2017, [MWC 2017] When Google launched the Pixel phones, they approached it with an interesting strategy that they have never done on Nexus devices, which is where they made certain features exclusive to the Pixel. One of those coveted features was Google...

Google Home Can Now Be Used For Shopping

02/16/2017, Google today announced that its Assistant-powered Google Home can now help you out with your shopping. If you need to stock up on coffee or pick up paper towels, Google Home is going to help you with that. Starting today, Google Home users can shop for...

Sony Android TVs First To Get Google Assistant

02/12/2017, Sony has been making smart TVs powered by Google’s Android TV platform for a couple of years now. The company launched its 2017 lineup of smart TVs at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 in Las Vegas last month. They are predictably powered by...

Google Assistant Could Soon Be Coming To Nexus Devices

02/02/2017, At the moment Google Assistant is an exclusive feature to the Pixel handsets, and we had to wonder if eventually Google could open it up to other devices as well (not counting Google Home). Turns out that they might, according to a recent tweet by...

SoundHound Wants To Take On Google And Amazon In AI

01/31/2017, When it comes to AI-based voice assistants, SoundHound actually arrived before Amazon’s Alexa with their Hound platform, which based on initial testing appears to be more than capable of holding its own. However it did not quite take off the same way as...