Google Assistant becomes smarter, to get six new voices

Google IO 2018: Android P, chatty Duplex, Gmail Compose and other key announcements

Google's Pretty Please feature is the solution for the parent's worry regarding their children.

Google conducted their I/O developer conference in California on Tuesday and gave the world a glimpse of new updates they are bringing on their varied platforms.

Since it launched in 1997, the company has famously gone from "Garage to Googleplex" by relying on us using its service to search the internet for anything from "today's weather" to "how do I make slime?" But how does that matter to Indian users? These suggestions are based on the context and usage history. This feature is expected to roll out later this year. It can also change photos to PDF files, and automatically add color to black-and-white photos, or make part of a color photo black and white.

Your Google Home with the Google Assistant can do some really cool things, but it's about to get a lot better. By the end of 2018, Google hopes that Assistant will be able to speak more than 30 languages.

Google has unveiled an artificial intelligence tool capable of handling routine tasks - such as making restaurant bookings - as a way to help people disconnect from their smartphone screens.

Some people believe Google Duplex presents a deeper moral issue.

The Windows 10 Mail app is getting new Fluent Design density elements
You will be able to now pin the items from the clipboard along with being able to directly paste from the clipboard history. But the main new feature in 17666 is the "new clipboard experience", which allows users to copy content across devices.

Sundar Pichai, the company CEO, took center stage to demo its latest innovation on voice-based services.

Additionally Google's intelligent personal assistant, Google Assistant, will soon be available for select connected appliances worldwide, wherever Whirlpool Connected appliances are available for purchase. But, you will receive a connection error everytime you will play it.

Maps will also be getting a new tab called "For You" that will be the home for recommendations the app the tailored just for you. We also noted the "Continued Conversation" feature a while ago.

Now, seven new device types are being added to the native controls in Assistant.

Machines that can use these complicated algorithms to sort through vast quantities of data are what makes AI super cool, and super customised, too, and this week at Google I/O, when it wasn't showing off all the great things Android P will do, Google was talking up some of the incredible ways it is making AI special this year. This will enable users to purchase access to premium content through any Android application, which will then also become available within the Actions app. With a refreshed look and iPhone X-like gestures, you will be able to set time limits for individual apps to stop yourself from spending too much time on your phone. "Later this summer, you'll be able to schedule Routines for a specific day or time either using the Assistant app or through the Google Clock app for Android." .

An enhanced Do Not Disturb mode will stop visual notifications, audio notifications, and vibrations. The feature is expected to be released in the "coming weeks". This feature is developed with an aim to make users more present in the meetings and times were checking the phone isn't the best thing to do.

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