Analysis Instead Of Flowers For Mother’s Day, Fin Offers Its Virtual Assistant As The Right Gift Fin, the subscription-based digital assitant, is opening up its voice-activated recommendation and purchasing services to non-subscribers as co-founder Sam Lessin aims to prove it can understand "actual language" better than Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant.
Analysis Google I/O: Centrality Of Artificial Intelligence, Local Marketing, And (Yes) Optimism Draw Lines With Amazon, Facebook Google's emphasis on local business for its Assistant, Maps and forthcoming Lens products has the search giant further postioning itself as the "anti-Amazon," UM's Joshua Lowcock explains.
Analysis Alphabet’s Sundar Pichai: Google ‘Shopping Actions’ Increases Amount Of Purchases By 30 Percent "The Google Assistant can now help you with over 1 million actions, including new things like reminding you to buy bread when you get to the store or sending money to friends or if you want to get a ride share home," says Pichai. "For a concept we unveiled at I/O less than 2 years ago, this is great progress."
Analysis How Paragon Honda Used Google Assistant To Update ‘Outmoded’ Dealership Visits "We expect the use of voice to continue to grow and that experiences like this one will complement other options that we or Paragon provide the customer," says Guy Schueller, Google's Industry Director, Automotive.