• Google Assistant on touchscreens means competition for Alexa in the workplace

    6 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    This week, Google unveiled that Assistant is coming to four new touchscreen devices from LG, Sony, JBL, and Lenovo. With voice commands and a screen, the new devices will be able to make video calls, and serve up things like YouTube videos, directions, cooking help, or your favorite photos. The devices, which made their debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, represent Google's first attempt to offer smart speakers with screens to compete against Amazon's Echo Show and Echo Spot. Both Amazon devices were made available for purchase last year.
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