Google Assistant will soon let you control your washer and dryer

Google Assistant coming to more speakers and home appliances from LG

Google said it will discuss specific Google Assistant-enabled products over the coming days.

The first third-party speakers to use Google Assistant will be Anker's Zolo Mojo, Mobvoi's TicHome Mini and Panasonic's GA10.

Additionally he stated that Panasonic's existing relationship with Google made them a more natural partner for a first smart speaker. The Zolo Mojo will be up for sale in late October. Panasonic says the GA10 has two 20-mm soft dome tweeters inside and will come in black or white colors. It is also compatible with Panasonic's Music Control app. In terms of design, it has an aluminium case combined with the fabric mesh overlay. Again, pricing and a release date for this product have yet to be revealed. It is small in size and is priced under $100. It's wireless, so you won't need to leave it plugged into a wall, is IPX6 rated for water resistance, comes in a variety of colors, and is being billed as a little audio beast. The volume controls and power button are placed on the front, and there's also a mic button.

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It weighs about 276g, has a 2,600mAh battery, and will be available this winter in seven different colours.

Google's Home speaker is the flagship device for Google Assistant today. They can detect voices from across the room when they hear the wake phrase "OK Google".

Google finally introduced its famous Assistant to iOS last May.

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Google announced Wednesday that its voice assistant, better known simply as Google Assistant, will be coming to appliances this year.

On the same day that we learn about a Cortana and Alexa team up, Google has also announced big things for Google Assistant. "Ok Google, are my clothes clean?" or "is the laundry done?" And it is providing one example: LG's smart appliances-including washers, dryers, vacuums-will all work with Google Assistant.

That openness has given Alexa a general leg-up in the nascent voice assistant market thus far. If it all goes through smoothly, Google Assistant will soon be scheduling your sprinklers, turning on the slow cooker, and other appliances around your home.

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