Furthermore, Google Home users are getting the ability to increase or decrease playback speed of news and podcasts, a feature that was only available for audiobooks previously.
One other pretty significant difference between the Home Hub and other Smart Displays is what's found under the hood. Google's is a bit smaller though, with a seven-inch display where Lenovo's comes in eight and 10 inches. It sports a 7-inch touch screen, a speaker, and far-field microphone array to let you use Google Assistant. As you can see from the image above, you can use it to guide you through cooking something. You can go through the ingredients and recipe steps, one by one, and Google Home Hub will save your place if you want to stop and multitask while doing food prep.
You can do lots of other things too.
Whenever you say "Hey Google, good morning" to Google Home Hub, it will immediately serve up a personalised, visual overview of your family's activities from Google Calendar, your commute from Google Maps, your latest reminders, the weather forecast, etc, according to Google.
At the MadeByGoogle event in NYC on Tuesday, I spent some time with the new hub.
Doctor: Expanded HPV vaccination age will save money
Some were leaving marriages or monogamous relationships, expected to begin dating and realized they might be exposed to the virus. In his previous work with female sex workers, he found that the HPV vaccine still provided protection to high-risk groups.
Aside from slight software or feature differences between the Google Hub and now available smart displays, the real star is the single, cohesive interface Google is bringing to the smart home here. You can use it in the kitchen, living room, bedroom, or anywhere else. Being able to do that without holding your phone up is obviously a better experience - but it remains to be seen if it's something that would make shoppers pick one smart display over another. The Google Home app has been updated to control multiple devices more easily and remotely, and access Google Assistant in-app as well. The display is backed by a "crystal clear speaker" and the attractive design with fabric base and rounded corner display is available in Chalk, Charcoal, Aqua and Sand finishes.
It costs $149 in the United States (£13 in the UK) from Google Store. For $149, this may be a compelling purchase for those who were considering similar, but more expensive, products such as the Smart Displays from Lenovo and JBL.
Other than that, there's really just not a lot to say about the Home Hub.
The Pixel 3 series offers new features such as Top Shot, which is an AI-enhanced burst-shot mode.
Microsoft EVP Peggy Johnson told CNBC , "We're fascinated with the companies that are emerging from Southeast Asia". Microsoft's investment in Grab will see the company use Microsoft tech to improve user safety and experience.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said that hazardous waves were possible on coasts within 300 km (186 miles) of the epicenter. The International Monetary Fund and its sister lending organisation, the World Bank, are holding annual meetings on Bali .
As for how Pokemon will change for battle, CP values will be rebalanced and the gap in HP values between Pokemon will be closer. Stamina values have been adjusted too, allowing players to try and defeat high-defence Pokemon by outlasting them in battle.
But all the conditions that create penitentes are present on Europa in more extreme fashion, the researchers argued. Sometime in the early 2020s NASA is planning on launching an orbiter to Europa called the Europa Clipper .
The Red Sox scored first both nights in Yankee Stadium and will now play in the ALCS for the 11th time in franchise history. Mitch Moreland was again on the bench with hamstring soreness, though Cora said he was available to pinch hit (he didn't).
He was also fined $US1,500 at the 2015 edition of the tournament after audibly swearing and complaining the event was a "circus" . Doubles great Woodbridge says Kyrgios, who this week lost the top Australian ranking to Alex de Minaur, gets singled out.
Butler, meanwhile, will be an unrestricted free agent next summer and Houston would need assurance that he will re-sign long term. Butler requested a trade before the start of training camp but the Wolves have been unable to find a trade to their satisfaction.
What is unexpected, however, is that Barone specifies that PC gamers can import their save files to the iOS version of the game. Unfortunately, there's no way to sync with your PC-you'll just have to copy the game's data over via iTunes.
The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is warning that the world is heating faster than predicted. Increasingly, you don't have to convince Australian farmers of that.
Italy and France far-right leaders slam Brussels 'bunker'
Local stocks fell for a third day, with the FTSE-MIB Index of shares sliding as much as 2.5% to the lowest level since April 2017. Salvini heads the League party, one of the two major parties supporting the government of Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
U.S. ramps up pressure on Saudis over missing journalist
The Manbij deal between Turkey and the USA focuses on the withdrawal of the YPG from the city in order to stabilize the region. Scarborough stressed that when Trump visited Saudi Arabia a year ago , the Saudi government "made such a fool of him".
AT&T to launch streaming service, latest to counter Netflix
Variety reports that WarnerMedia plans to launch a new streaming service fronted by HBO that will be launched by the end of 2019. Ironically, negotiating terms with CBS would give WarnerMedia a distinct advantage over CBS's own All Access streaming platform.
Pipeline explosion near Prince George
The province's Ministry of Environment later confirmed the incident involved a 900 PSI gas line operated by Enbridge. The blast Tuesday shut down the Enbridge natural gas pipeline about 15 kilometres northeast of Prince George .
Company operator of death-crash limo was paid FBI informant
Aref was recently released, but remains in immigration detention pending his deportation to Iraq, according to the Times Union. In more recent years, he was the owner of a low-budget motel, the Crest Inn Suites and Cottages, outside Saratoga Springs.
Tech, luxury goods lead Wall Street slide
Investors see many of these countries as being vulnerable to higher USA interest rates, which can pull away investment dollars. But historically, a monthly move of one to two deviations, or 20 to 40 basis points now, would result in flat S&P 500 returns.
US Open, PGA victor Koepka voted PGA Tour Player of Year
But Koepka certainly has the inside track, with both Player of the Year awards going to the same player every year since 1992. Open victor in 29 years and then triumphed at the PGA Championship for his third career major title.
Hubble Telescope in 'Safe Mode' After Gyro Failure
Hubble usually uses three gyros at a time for maximum efficiency, but can continue to make scientific observations with just one. The 28-year-old Hubble Telescope has been key to NASA and independent research of space.
Michael grows into Category 1 hurricane south of Gulf states
They also believe that Michael will produce four to eight inches of rain in Western Cuba, with maximum amounts of 12 inches. Many of these areas seeing the downpour of rain could also see life-threatening flash floods, the hurricane center said.
Trump Takes Swipe at Fed as Stocks Tumble
According to Donald Trump, before departing for another campaign event in Iowa: "well, I like to see low interest rates". The criticism is also unusual given that Jerome Powell, the Fed chairman, was appointed by Mr...
Media Stocks Tumble as Stock Market Drops More Than 800 Points
Higher rates can slow economic growth, erode corporate profits and make investors less willing to pay high prices for stocks. The two-year yield rose to 2.89 percent from 2.87 percent, and the 30-year yield climbed to 3.39 percent from 3.37 percent.
Pixel 3 includes USB-C headphones, dongle in the box
The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be the first Pixel phones to launch in France at the same time as the US, FrAndroid explains. Although rumours are now swirling about the Google Pixel Slate , nothing has been officially confirmed by the tech company.