Google's Voice Assistant Beats All Rivals 01/08/2019

Amazon has sold more than 100 million Alexa devices

While we may now know the number of devices sold with Alexa or Google Assistant, we do not know the number of active users.

Google has also worked to expand Assistant into other parts of the world.

Thankfully, Google is putting its generosity cap on and is committing to porting some of its most important apps over to Bixby, including Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps, and even Google Play.

Google Assistant Connect can help you connect nearly all your devices to one another and use information from Google Assistant in order to work.

It's clear Google wants the Assistant to be everywhere, and we plan to hear much more regarding Google's plans over the coming days as CES 2019 kicks into full gear.

LG smart TVs will let you run both Amazon routines and Google Assistant commands in one set, letting you get the best of both smart ecosystems without having to commit to just one.

Thanks to a report from The Verge, we also have really recent numbers for Alexa. So Sonos users will need to wait a bit longer to get the Google Assistant on their devices. Google announced that it expects to sell one billion Google Assistant devices by the end of the month.

The new platform will allow device manufacturers to quickly and easily put Google Assistant into products paving the way for a wave of dozens of different devices, all with voice control capabilities, without having to worry about building the technology themselves. Obviously, there's also Google's line of smart speakers contributing to the overall figure as well, and Bronstein says the number of Google Home devices in the wild is on the rise. This is partly because the assistant's creators are rolling them out to more devices than ever.

iTunes Movies and TV Shows will work seamlessly with Samsung's Smart TV Services, such as Universal Guide, the New Bixby and Search, in an effort to create a consistent experience across Samsung's platform.

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