All of us know about the annoying flight check-in process.
"Starting to roll out today, the Assistant can help you navigate in Google Maps for Android and iOS".
According to the company, the Assistant in Maps will allow the consumers to share their ETA with friends and family, reply to text messages, play music, search for places, and add a new stop in navigation. Google's virtual assistant has been endowed with a lot of new powers over the past year, including making bookings on your behalf and screening spam callers.
Google is going all in on its AI assistant. That way iPhone owners can get all information hands free without needing the native assistant Siri.
The Google Assistant will also soon be compatible with auto accessories that let you control your car's music or diagnostics simply by plugging a device into a socket - keep yours eyes on Anker and JBL.
This news was announced alongside that the Assistant now works with over 1,600 home automation brands and on more than 10,000 devices.
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The company said more airlines would be participating soon.
All the while, translations in both languages popped up on the display of its Google Home Hub. By just saying, "Hey Google, take me home", the Assistant will immediately guide you on the most convenient route home.
"On Android, the Assistant works with messaging services from the following providers: SMS, WhatsApp, Messenger, Hangouts, Viber, Telegram, Android Messages and more", reads an excerpt from the same January 8th media release. The Home Hub allows you to view YouTube, watch recipes brought to life, and monitor the stream from your smart security camera all on the unit's 7-inch touchscreen display. Like, the Sonos One and Sonos Beam speakers will be getting the Assistant.
As for the companys Bixby voice assistant it is also limited to a few countries and languages.
Google has some bright new ideas for the Google Assistant over 2019. "The complexity of the integration has meant that it has taken this long", a spokesperson at Sonos told us.
To see these smart devices in action, you can check out the Google Assistant Playground at CES; otherwise, they'll be hitting the market over the upcoming months. There is no word on when either of the feature will be released for the global consumers.