Google Assistant is Google’s virtual assistant. It is primarily available on mobile and smart home devices. Google Assistant is an evolution of Google Now. But unlike Google Now the assistant is able to engage in two-way conversation. Google Assistant was unveiled on May 18, 2016 during Google’s developer conference. As a result of further development in May 2018. Google presented Duplex. It is an extension of Google Assistant which allows it to carry out natural conversations by mimicking human voice. However Duplex is under further development and yet to arrive for general uses.
With Alexa, Cortana, and Siri as its major competitors, Google Assistant aims to become the most advanced of all the existing voice assistants. Here are some of the interesting facts about Google Assistant which are already present or will arrive shortly:
Technological advancements are making our lives easier. Everything is within our reach now and connecting to people is easier than ever before. Even people staying in different countries can now easily connect with each other through international calling apps. Google is one of the foremost contributors who with this voice assistant has made a huge leap. Apart from the major interesting features mentioned before, there are many other things that one can do with Google assistant. Here are the sectors in which Google assistant can make searches and act according to the command of its user. Arts & Lifestyle, Business & Finance, Education & reference, Food & drink, Games & fun, Health & fitness, Home control, Local, Movies, photos & TV, Music & audio, News & magazines, Productivity, Shopping, Social & communication, Sports, Travel & transportation, Weather.