Google Assistant is its latest version of the personal assistant device, which is the Google equivalent to Siri. The latest version of Google Assistant brings whole host of new expansive voice controls beyond the existing “OK Google”.
With the emergence and surge in popularity of apps such as Airbnb, Uber and Lyft, it could be suggested that there’s a social transition to a sharing economy. Through Airbnb, you can share your house (or rent someone’s house) instead of a hotel, whereas Uber and Lyft enables a user to share a car or hire someone's car. But what if you’re looking for a solution to replace the cost of commercial car hire? Enter Turo.
The app formerly known as SimpleSteps, has taken off the kid gloves and now comes across as that dude at the gym you always try to avoid. The slightly aggressively named, Diets are for Idiots, aims to take things back to basics by reminding you to do things like drink water daily.
So flight number, departure times, ticket details and the general stuff you need at the airport are all kept in the app. But App in the Air can also track your flight for delays and by inputting contact details of those waiting for you to arrive, it will send real-time updates so they know exactly when you’ll land. Clever, eh?
Type out the text in your language and Google Translate will spit back the required translation in up to 132 dialects. You can even talk into it and receive the correct phrases that you need. Through some form of magic, you can even point your camera at a sign or piece of text and it can translate up to 30 languages too.