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Google At CES 2019: What’s New With The Assistant?

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"With Interpreter Mode, a new feature rolling out over the next few weeks on Google Home devices and Smart Displays, you can ask the Google Assistant to help you have a conversation in dozens of languages". Say "Hey Google, be my French interpreter", to get real-time spoken or written translations to help you with local languages.

This means for the moment "Interpreter Mode" will only be available on smart speakers and smart displays. Google expects applications for Interpreter Model to expand quickly for many situations, especially when people are traveling. At CES it announced support for more smart home devices later this year, included appliances, security systems and other connected devices.

The Google Assistant now lives in more than 1 billion devices, but the company wants to put it in a whole lot more.

It didn't say when, but as Google's announcement focused on the brand's 2019 activity, we know it'll be sometime this year. Google's virtual assistant now powers GE's smart microwave, McAfee's Secure Home Platform, LeakSmart Leak and Flood Protection, Instant Pot's Smart WiFi Programmable Pressure Cooker, Sub Zero's refrigerator and wine storage, Wolf E-Series and M-Series ovens, and Cove dishwashers among others.

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The ability to check into flights is rolling out for domestic United Airlines flights first, just like the hotel booking tool. Google Assistant might be pretty much a standard option for Android phones, but Google found another way to extend its reach.

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Google has revealed that it is baking the Assistant right in the Google Maps apps on Android and iOS devices. You can find all the new features below.

Companies have not been forgotten as well, with a new initiative in Assistant Connect that is being created to help manufacturers make simple devices do the heavy lifting and other activities. The Assistant also tracks the traveler's itinerary through applications such as Google Keep, Any.do, Bring! and Todoist. It provides you with vehicle diagnostics, responds to crashes, can get you roadside assistance, and allows you to share your location with friends and family.

The US airline United Airlines will be the first to support this feature on domestic flights. By saying "Hey Google, I'd like to book [insert hotel name and location] on [insert date]" users can view availability, different pricing options, and then reserve a room using Google Pay.

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