Wizard of Google at the CES 2020: read websites aloud, program actions, more privacy and more new features

Wizard of Google at the CES 2020: read websites aloud, program actions, more privacy and more new features


Google does not want to miss the CES 2020 to present the upcoming innovations that will come to your Wizard throughout this year, in addition to announcing new partners who will support or join this virtual assistant.

This year will come to the Wizard of Google new functions that will become for many users in essential, as we facilitate the day-to-day.


Read web pages aloud

We begin with a feature available in Google Go and that also soon will be available in Wizard Google: We may ask the assistant to us read aloud a web page.

If you are viewing an article or news, we will be able to say “Ok Google, read it” or “Ok Google, read this page” so that the Wizard starts to read it aloud offering a reading natural. Your player allows us to pause, advance or rewind the playback and change the speed of reading. In addition, the contents will be able to translated to 42 languages.

scheduled Actions

One of the functions most demanded by users who have domotic devices in your home will arrive in the coming months. Finally will be able to schedule actions. That is to say, you can say things like “Ok Google, turn on the coffee machine at 6 in the morning” or “Ok Google, turn off the tv in half an hour.”

Linking more easily with the Wizard

to Configure a smart device with the Assistant of Google now will be more easy thanks to the new notifications and suggestions that will appear in our mobile after you install the application from the manufacturer. is Google Home we invite you to pair the new device with the Wizard of Google quickly and without having to re-enter the credentials.

Notes between family members

Notes

Household Notes are the new notes between family members that can be created from a Google Nest Hub. Soon anyone will be able to add a note as if pegase a post-it on the fridge for anyone in the family can see it.

Contacts Home

Another novelty family are the Contacts Home, a dial to be able to call easily and quickly to your family from the speakers and screens smart. Basically it is an agenda family shared.

Privacy

Last year Google took very seriously the privacy and transparency with respect to our data that are used in their products. If since a couple of months allows us to delete our activity with a voice command now announcing other exciting additions that will be activated soon.

By default, the Wizard of Google no longer saves audio recordings unless we say otherwise in order to improve the recognition. Well, soon we will be able to ask the Assistant “Ok Google, what are you doing at keeping my audio data?” to find out if you are saving or not the recordings.

If the Wizard of Google has been activated by error and begins to escuchanos will be able to say “Ok Google, that was not for you,” to forget what he heard after that unintentional activation.

In more devices…

The Wizard of Google will reach this 2020 new screens smart, speakers, headphones and soundbar manufacturer such as Acer, Aftershokz, Anker Innovations, Belkin, Cleer, Harman Kardon, Konka, JBL, Lenovo, Philips, Seiki, and LG.

they’ve Also updated the Android TV to the tv manufacturers to integrate microphones with far-field to their new models (such as the new models of Hisense and TCL for the united States).

More information | Google


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January 7, 2020