Google released Google Assistant for iPhone last week. It is a major u-turn for the search giant, after announcing at last year’s Google I/O conference that it will be available exclusively on Google Pixel.
If you guys haven’t heard already, the Google Assistant is now available for iOS in the app store. I think this will definitely make some iOS users happy since we aren’t all the biggest fans of Siri. But, is the Google Assistant better than Siri on the iPhone already a day after it’s release? Let’s put them head to head to find out!
In June, Apple will host its latest Worldwide Developers Conference, where it will undoubtedly unveil the next versions of iOS, macOS, and other platforms.
Humans should see advanced computing help them in more ways than what we’re already seeing, and, in the eyes of one expert in artificial intelligence, those augmentations are inevitable.
Last year, Google announced Google Assistant, a big upgrade to Google Now, and a bigger push into a proper digital personal assistant.
Given how Siri can recognize practically anyone’s voice on your iPhone, it can open you up to multiple security concerns. Apple is seemingly coming up with a way to ensure that only your voice is recognized by Siri. The Cupertino giant has filed for a patent with the USPTO, discussing the intricacies of this feature.
This year, Siri has been outshone and surpassed by Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. While they’re not perfect, they’re doing things that Siri won’t, in a way that Apple wouldn’t. Apple’s privacy first, closed development policy isn’t quite working out when it comes to Siri. It’s time Apple unleashed its AI in iOS 11.
Smart homes are a big deal these days, and both Amazon and Apple would prefer it if you embedded yourself in their technological means to control those devices.