Google's AI can now make eerily human-like phone calls for you

Google Android P developer beta opens to specific non-Pixel devices

Google Android P developer beta opens to specific non-Pixel devices

Voice: Google Assistant is now better placed than any time before in the history of human race on earth to mimic the human voice.

This year's conference kicked off just recently in Mountain View, California. In the words of Google CEO, Sundar Pichai, news was "foundational' to the way democracies function and Google is trying its bit to enhance the quality of news presentation". But how does that matter to Indian users? So you could say "Okay Google, Good Night" and it would turn off the lights, play your bedtime playlist and do anything else you would want it to. These suggestions are based on the context and usage history. The feature will roll out to users next month.

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In fact, in 2018, artificial intelligence is already doing some useful things, such as being used in phone keyboards to help you work out what movies to watch on Netflix to working out suggestions in the Music Genome Project operated by Pandora. It is making the Assistant sound more like a human. Yesterday, during the I/O keynote, Google announced six new voices for Google Assistant. Google said this would might change. The tech giant announced that Google will soon debut displays that will come integrated with giant's very own Google Assistant. Google makes it very clear in a blog post that it can not carry out general conversations. We're talking believable inflection, natural pauses, and even linguistic fillers, such as um, ah, and the like.

Google even introduced a new feature called "Pretty Please".

So, with a standalone assistant like Fin, how can brands ensure that they become the best response? So for example you wouldn't ask Google Duplex to call your mum, but you might ask it to book a table at a restaurant. Google Assistant also received some new features as well as lots of upgrades that somewhat affirms that it is geared to take Alexa head on. Will there be a version with a croaky voice we can use to call in sick?

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It's an admission by the makers of the world's most popular operating system that there are problems not only in how we use our phones, but the way in which apps and tech in general are created to induce compulsive behavior.

The app will also have a unique visual format called newscasts which uses the latest developments in natural language to bring together a collection of articles, videos and quotes on a single topic.

While such knowledge can help the firms earn more advertising dollars by directing targeted content at the users, it will also add to pressure on the tech giants on the social responsibility issue. In the midst of its annual I/O conference, a new feature in the Android photos app was shown off: Users who had old black and white photos could now colorize them. The most of important of these is the replacement of old navigation buttons with gesture-based navigation control.

It shows the apps where you spend the most time, the number of times you unlocked your phone and how many notifications you received. This voice-activated software gives you the opportunity to carry out these tasks and many others, on behalf of an individual.

- Other features like Slices and Android P Beta are also included. In the past year, Google doubled down on its AI efforts, which included Monday's announcement that its artificial intelligence research will consolidate under a separate Google AI division.

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