Google Assistant brings you on a “Journey to the Moon”

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, one of the most historic events in modern history. To celebrate, the U.S. Navy has collaborated with Google to create a game called “Journey to the Moon” that you can play through Google Assistant. The game lets you figure out what …

Samsung Gear Sport watch can run the Google Assistant

The Google Assistant is coming to Samsung smartwatches. Little is known about Samsung’s very own wearable line because it’s not as popular as those that run Wear OS (Android Wear). It may not be running on the Android wearable platform but it can be better now with the Google Assistant. …

Windows 10 : Microsoft va permettre d’activer Alexa depuis l’écran de verrouillage

Microsoft vient d’annoncer des changements pour Windows 10, et notamment au niveau de l’intégration des assistants vocaux. Alors qu’il est déjà possible d’installer Alexa d’Amazon sur un PC Windows 10, la firme de Redmond va pousser l’intégration plus loin en permettant d’accéder à des assistants tiers via l’écran de verrouillage, …

Google Assistant gets Ambient Mode in beta version

One of the things we’re looking forward to with an upcoming Google App update is something called Ambient Mode in Google Assistant which we’ve seen in strings. But now with the release of the beta version, we’re seeing this feature in action. Sort of. Google App version 10.24 will be …

Google says it’s going after Dutch audio data leaker

Google has finally responded to the report from the Belgian broadcaster VRT NWS which showed that they were making audio data from Google Assistant available to contractors and sub-contractors. Worse, the audio recordings weren’t always triggered by a Hey Google or OK Google phrase. As expected, the tech giant has …

JBL Link Bar finally available for purchase after long delay

It’s been almost a year since they started accepting pre-orders for this, but now finally, the JBL Link Bar is available to purchase from their website. The unexplained delays in both serving those who pre-ordered and actually making it available have frustrated a lot of customers who were initially excited …

Google allegedly lets contractors listen to Google Assistant recordings

If you think you’re safe from prying ears since you didn’t say any trigger word for your Google Assistant, time and time again we’re seeing evidence that these tech giants are not very mindful of our privacy and maybe even our security. A new investigative report from a Belgian broadcaster …

[Test] Google Nest Hub : avec un écran c’est plus pratique !

Disponible en France depuis le 28 mai dernier, le Google Nest Hub propose les mêmes fonctionnalités vocales que les Google Home? Design, l’appareil reprend le design des autres produits de la marque, tout en arrondis avec une enceinte au revêtement en tissu gris. Assez compact avec des dimensions de 178,5 …

Google testing out Google Assistant updates on Ambient Display

Having Google Assistant updates more accessible will probably make it even more useful than it already is. Google may be thinking about that as they may be releasing an update that will see the updates show up on the Ambient Display of devices, including the Always On Display on smartphones. …

Google Assistant peut désormais contrôler les robots nettoyants

La majorité des objets de la maison ont désormais droit à leur alternative connectée. Grâce à Google Assistant, la firme de Mountain View pénètre de plus en plus dans notre quotidien et nous permet d’interagir avec ces derniers. Enceinte, TV, luminaire, purificateur d’air… Vous pouvez désormais contrôler votre univers à …