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<p>Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day and Google is using the opportunity to announce several new accessibility-minded features. “Action Blocks” are finally ready for a public release, and new accessibility features are coming to Live Transcribe, Sound Amplifier, and Google Maps. Action Blocks is a feature that Google introduced last year. In a nutshell, it’s</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/google-assistant-action-blocks-live-transcribe-sound-amplifier-wheelchair-access/">Google releases Assistant-powered Action Blocks and new accessibility features in Maps, Live Transcribe, and Sound Amplifier</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Google releases Assistant-powered Action Blocks and new accessibility features in Maps, Live Transcribe, and Sound Amplifier

Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day and Google is using the opportunity to announce several new accessibility-minded features. “Action Blocks” are finally ready for a public release, and new accessibility features are coming to Live Transcribe, Sound Amplifier, and Google Maps. Action Blocks is a feature that Google introduced last year. In a nutshell, it’s […]

<p>At this point, we know pretty much everything about the Google Pixel 4a. We know how the photos coming out of its camera look like, we know where it’s gonna stand in terms of performance and we also know the probable pricing. However, there’s an interesting tidbit that flew under our radar. As it turns</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/google-ditch-active-edge-squeeze-feature-pixel-4a-assistant/">Google may ditch their Active Edge squeeze feature with the Pixel 4a</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Google may ditch their Active Edge squeeze feature with the Pixel 4a

At this point, we know pretty much everything about the Google Pixel 4a. We know how the photos coming out of its camera look like, we know where it’s gonna stand in terms of performance and we also know the probable pricing. However, there’s an interesting tidbit that flew under our radar. As it turns […]

Launch Stadia game on Chrome OS

Google Assistant can now launch Stadia games on Android and Chrome OS

When Google first launched its Stadia cloud gaming service, they made it available for a handful of Android devices, the Google Chrome browser, and the Chromecast Ultra. While Google has yet to expand support to Android TV devices, they have enabled gameplay on dozens of additional Android smartphones and have greatly expanded the service’s functionality […]

<p>Google Home and Google Nest devices are more than just smart speakers and displays. They also serve as hubs where you can communicate with the Google Assistant and control your home to have them help you throughout the day. But one longstanding issue with these devices is the fact that the volume for spoken Assistant</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/google-home-separate-volume-level-for-google-assistant/">Google Home app may soon let you set a separate volume level for the Google Assistant</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Google Home app may soon let you set a separate volume level for the Google Assistant

Google Home and Google Nest devices are more than just smart speakers and displays. They also serve as hubs where you can communicate with the Google Assistant and control your home to have them help you throughout the day. But one longstanding issue with these devices is the fact that the volume for spoken Assistant […]

Hey Google hotword sensitivity in Google Home app

[Update: Official] Google is rolling out “Hey Google” sensitivity controls for Google Assistant devices

While Google Assistant-enabled smart speakers and smart displays can be really useful for simple tasks like setting an alarm, checking the weather, or controlling your smart home devices, they still have a long way to go when it comes to nailing speech recognition. I’m sure many of you have faced issues getting your Google Assistant […]

<p>Google Duplex was revealed back at Google I/O 2018. During the reveal, Google amazed the audience by showing off an AI chat service that could make a phone call and undertake telephonic conversations for placing orders and making reservations. The demo conversation was even interspersed with human-like “ums” and “ahhs,” which Google promised it would</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/google-duplex-assistant-expands-uk-canada-australia/">Google Duplex expands to the UK, Canada, and Australia</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Google Duplex expands to the UK, Canada, and Australia

Google Duplex was revealed back at Google I/O 2018. During the reveal, Google amazed the audience by showing off an AI chat service that could make a phone call and undertake telephonic conversations for placing orders and making reservations. The demo conversation was even interspersed with human-like “ums” and “ahhs,” which Google promised it would […]

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[Update: Also on Assistant Phone Line] Google to surface locations of food and night shelters across Maps, Search and Assistant in Indian cities

On March 25th, a 21-day lockdown commenced in India as a preventive measure against COVID-19. While this measure ensures safety for the majority of the Indian population, all commercial activity has also come to halt abruptly. The closure has led to the efflux of migrant and daily-wage workers from bigger cities, where they work, to […]

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Google Assistant’s redesigned “Today” view has started rolling out

Google Assistant is the digital assistant that most people use on Android. It was released during Google I/O 2016, alongside some smart devices that can take advantage of it. So far, the Assistant has proven to be a worthy successor of Google Now. Despite the obvious superiority, there are some things that it can learn […]

<p>The original Google Assistant was a Google Pixel-exclusive for many months from its launch in October 2016, until Google rolled it out for hundreds of millions of Android phones in 2017. Similarly, the new Google Assistant, which launched in October 2019 alongside the Google Pixel 4, remains a Pixel 4-only exclusive. It comes with new</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/new-google-assistant-g-suite-users-pixel-4/">[Update: Widely Rolling Out] The new Google Assistant is starting to show up for G Suite users on the Pixel 4</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

[Update: Widely Rolling Out] The new Google Assistant is starting to show up for G Suite users on the Pixel 4

The original Google Assistant was a Google Pixel-exclusive for many months from its launch in October 2016, until Google rolled it out for hundreds of millions of Android phones in 2017. Similarly, the new Google Assistant, which launched in October 2019 alongside the Google Pixel 4, remains a Pixel 4-only exclusive. It comes with new […]