This one billion includes Android smartphones that come with the assistant pre-installed, Google Home speakers and other smart devices that are Google Assistant enabled. Google improved the Google Assistant features to make the virtual voice assistant more accessible for different cultures and languages. The company apparently sold millions of Google Home devices over the holidays, with smart displays being the main standout.
Justin Fields transferring to Ohio State
Fields entered into the NCAA Transfer Portal late last month, clearing the first hurdle towards his exit from Georgia . Ohio State also has redshirt sophomore Tate Martell and freshman Matthew Baldwin waiting in the wings as well.
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World No 1 Djokovic was the favourite to win the ATP 250 event and stormed his way into the semi-finals. Bautista Agut took their match in straight sets, going 6-4 6-4 over Stan the Man.
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He said: "It's brilliant for all of us who are involved". "While at Arsenal he seems to be giving everything". Rob Holding (knee), Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Danny Welbeck (both ankle) are ruled out for the longer-term.
It is the first Time that Amazon announced a number to the paragraph of Alexa-devices - and there is still no information about how active the wizard Software by the customer is used. It's obviously unclear exactly how many active users Google Assistant had in the past, so it is hard to understand the exact degree of growth here. In the same time frame Google Assistant served up over 16 million recipes.
In recapping how the Google Assistant "became more helpful in 2018", the company leads with an interesting prediction. It isn't there quite yet, but Google anticipates that it will be by the end of this month. Google also says that active users-both monthly and daily-have quadrupled over the past year, though the company won't say how many people are using Google Assistant regularly.
In fact, Google Assistant vice president Manuel Bronstein concedes in an interview with The Verge that Android phones make up "the vast majority" of devices running the AI assistant. I look forward to seeing what Google bring next.