When Google announced Smart Displays at CES 2018, they introduced a new to visually interact with the Google Assistant. It also gave Google a leg up on Amazon, as an answer to the Echo Show and Echo Spot.
Back at CES 2018, Google had announced something they’re calling Smart Display with the Google Assistant, as essentially their answer to the Amazon Echo Show. One of those Smart Displays was being made by Lenovo.
Sonos has announced their latest speaker, the Sonos Beam.
Back at I/O 2018, Google had announced something called Duplex, which would eventually allow users to use the Assistant to call businesses to set appointments or reservations without calling them yourself.
Google has launched a dedicated podcasts app for Android, simply called Google Podcasts.
Google has announced that their Home Max will be making its way to Canada on May 16th.
Google made a few announcements at their I/O 2018 keynote about Android, VR/AR, YouTube, Google Assistant and more.
JBL and Google have announced a new soundbar that has the Google Assistant built-in, so you can control your smart devices but also play movies and music.
Volvo has announced a partnership with Google to bring the Google Assistant, the Google Play Store, Google maps and other Google services to their next-generation version of their Sensus infotainment system which is based on Android.
Google has released version 1.0 of their augmented reality SDK, ARCore and some updates coming to Google Lens.