Siri and Google Assistant pretty much offer the same experience and functionality these days so this move seems to be most appealing to Android fans who are forced to use an iOS device for work or the like, but is still an interesting development in the ongoing AI wars that will no doubt see the extinction of us all.
In the U.S. you can also get bundles like a free Google Home Hub with each Pixel 3 phone, but after all Black Friday originates in the United States and it is a bigger deal there than anywhere else in the world.
Screenshot of the app via The Verge
Well, Google found a workaround for that limitation. When you open the app, you should be prompted to add "OK Google" to Siri.
Winter Weather Advisory begins at 7 p.m.
A winter storm is expected to blow through the region early Sunday producing treacherous conditions on the roads. He said rain will give way to heavy snowfall and "near whiteout conditions" that will make for unsafe travel.
If you haven't updated the Google Assistant app on the iPhone, be sure to do so in order to take advantage of the new feature. You can even set this shortcut up to directly trigger a routine in Google Assistant where multiple commands are essentially executed at once. However, iPhone users have had to open up the Google Assistant app manually and then issue voice commands to get things done. The device usually costs $149, which means you're getting a $50 discount here. The new $150 Google Home Hub is now $99, the original and customizable $130 Google Home is now $79, and the tiny $49 Google Home Mini is just $25. All you need to do is pick up your iPhone or iOS device and say, "Hey Siri". Then the Google Assistant app will come up and listen for your next command.
The process is more complex than usual because it requires several intermediate steps until Google Assistant begins to interpret what the user says.
Gunmen storm Chinese Consulate in Karachi killing two police officers
Three to four attackers were involved in the assault, according to journalist Amir Latif, from Turkey's Anadolu News Agency. One attacker was also killed in the process and a suicide jacket and weapons were recovered from his possession.
Googling a question you don't know the answer to is just about as second nature as flinching when something's flying at your face.
Xi, Duterte sign memorandum on resources
President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping signed a total of 29 deals during Xi's state visit to Manila . Beijing claims almost all of the South China Sea, which is one of the hotly contested regions in the world.