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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 06:17 PM

Google Assistant will soon be able to buy stuff for you on command
A new Payments feature in the Assistant settings on Pixel phones signals that Google will be adding support for voice-activated purchases.

Michael Simon By Michael Simon | Follow

Staff Writer, Greenbot | Feb 16, 2017 7:30 AM PT

Google Assistant already helps us organize our shopping lists and find out about things we’re interested in, but it stops short at actually letting us buy items. With a new feature rolling out to Pixel phones, it looks like that’s about to change.

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Posted 16 February 2017 - 06:20 PM

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Google Home gets shop-by-voice

By Brian Fagioli
Published 2017-02-16

Voice assistants are all the rage nowadays, with hardware like Amazon Echo becoming very popular in homes. While some people are fearful of such devices because they are always listening for commands, some consumers are willing to trade their privacy for convenience. In other words, since consumers aren't required to buy such a device, they are empowered to make that decision with their wallets.

https://betanews.com...ome-shop-voice/