Google Assistant ‘Routines’ Feature Arriving Soon

Google’s voice-based digital assistant is branching out and getting smarter. Google on Friday announced that the routines feature it first tipped last year will be rolling out to Assistant over the next week. This new feature will help you take care of several tasks with a single command. “For example, say ‘Hey Google, I’m home’ […]

Google Lens is Rolling Out to Android, iOS

Google Lens — a tool that lets you lets you run Google searches via your smartphone’s camera — is getting a wider release. On Friday, the internet giant announced plans to bring the technology, which was initially limited to Pixel phones, to its Google Photos apps for Android and iOS in the coming weeks. To […]

Report: Apple Repair Center Inundating 911 With Calls

Emergency dispatchers in Elk Grove, Calif. have been dealing with a troubling problem over the past several months: a flood of erroneous emergency calls traced back to a nearby Apple repair facility. CBS Sacramento reported Thursday that Elk Grove Police have received around 20 erroneous calls from Apple devices at the facility every day, on […]