Google is increasing its “Snapshot” function in Assistant, including new reminders and extra proactive options for brand new actions you could need to strive.
The preliminary model of Snapshot confirmed data like your every day commute time, upcoming schedule, reminders, upcoming flights, latest online orders, and inventory market updates. Google is including to that record with extra reminders for issues like upcoming birthdays or holidays, too.
The up to date Snapshot view may even develop its suggestions — the place the app would beforehand counsel YouTube movies or Spotify songs, the up to date model will use your current person knowledge to supply new recipe concepts, podcasts, or eating places to order from. Those options will replace over the course of your day, too, identical to the remainder of the Snapshot mode (so that you gained’t get breakfast recipe options at time for supper).
To make Snapshot extra helpful, Google is including a brand new method to access it: now, you may pull up the view at any time within the Assistant app by saying “Hey Google, show me my day,” along with hitting the Snapshot button inside the app. (The voice command function is barely accessible for patrons with English as their default language, however it should roll out for extra languages sooner or later.)
Lastly, Google is including birthday reminders to Assistant’s notification choices. If it’s certainly one of your contacts’ birthdays, Assistant can ship you an alert, bringing you straight to an motion card the place you may simply name, textual content, or sing “a personalized birthday song.”
The new Google Assistant options can be found now within the Assistant app on iOS and Android.