Tag : Google Assistant

[Update: Jan. 12] Google Home "Hey Google" voice proximity issue still going strong for some users despite being fixed years back

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story… Original story (published on May 21, 2020) follows: Devices from the original Google Home lineup are still used by...

Google Nest/Hub unable to set timer or giving ungrammatical 'Other things that you can try' options? You aren't alone

After acquiring Nest back in 2014, Google has released several products under the Google Nest brand name some of which include smart displays, smart speakers, and thermostats amongst others. In...

Assistant not responding to voice commands after recent Google app update under investigation

The Google Assistant is one of the most useful tools out there. It offers many possibilities through voice command commands on many compatible devices. But, it seems that the service...

Google Assistant reporting incorrect time on JBL Link & other smart devices

Launched in 2015, Google Assistant is an AI-powered virtual assistant available on both mobile and smart devices. Over the years, Google has brought several features to the service, with...

Google Assistant no longer prompts users to add date & time when setting up reminders, issue escalated for investigation

One of the many possibilities that the Google Assistant offers is to set reminders. This can be done universally on all compatible smartphones and smart home devices. However, in the...

[Updated] Google Home app on iOS doesn't show router/access point names correctly in Wi-Fi section for some users, fix in the works

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story… Original story (published on July 21, 2021) follows: The Google Home app available on Android and iOS is...

Google Assistant driving mode won't turn off when phone is connected to car Bluetooth, possible workaround inside

In the last few years, Google has been focusing on Google Assistant quite a lot. What started as a part of Google’s messaging app Allo five years ago...

Google Assistant 'Adjust Home Devices' list empty when adding actions or scenes? Issue under investigation

Google Assistant is one of those features that has totally completely changed the way people interact with their devices. The AI-powered virtual assistant has added several new features in...

Google Assistant broken or not working on some Pixel phones after Android 12 update

The Android 12 update has been available since October for the Google Pixel phones. However, it appears that some issues are yet to be ironed out as the latest iteration...

[Updated] Google Assistant voice typing option on Pixel 6 Gboard app greyed out on some units, potential workaround inside

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story……. Original story (published on October 29, 2021) follows: Google launched its latest Pixel lineup on October 19 which includes...