CES 2019

Google Assistant Has a Bright Future on Devices with E Ink Screens

Google Assistant Has a Bright Future on Devices with E Ink Screens

Danny Zepeda

Google is making a big push for its Google Assistant at CES, not only expanding it to more software, it’s also expanding to more hardware. Now, it’s finding its way onto E Ink displays that will deliver helpful Google Assistant information. With the introduction of Google Assistant Connect, Google hopes that more manufacturing partners will make devices to better deliver Assistant’s...

This Little Gadget Adds Google Assistant to Your Car for Cheap

This Little Gadget Adds Google Assistant to Your Car for Cheap

Brandon Russell

You don’t need Android Auto or Apple CarPlay for a hands-free experience in your car. Anker on Tuesday introduced a tiny device that features Google Assistant integration, making your hellish commute a little less painful. Anker’s Roav Bolt plugs into your vehicle’s cigarette lighter, making it compatible with an array of old and new vehicles. When connected, users will be able to take...

Google Assistant is Further Expanding Its Reach, Now Available in Google Maps

Google Assistant is Further Expanding Its Reach, Now Available in Google Maps

Danny Zepeda

Google Assistant is taking a big step forward at CES 2019. Google is not only partnering up with manufacturers to make more products with Google Assistant baked in, it’s also expanding Google Assistant’s reach to cover some of its own services, the first of which is Google Maps. Previously, Google offered voice support for Google Maps, but it wasn’t nearly as sophisticated as Google...