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Google Home is a Voice-Activated Google Search Smart Hub

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Ricky Nesbitt
May 18, 2016 21:35
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At it's 2016 Google I/O conference, Google showed off the Chromecast team's latest gadget – Google Home, a voice activated smart hub that can do, well, basically anything Google wants it to.

", and you'll not only get the same accurate answer you would from Google search, spoken to you by the Google Home speaker, but you'll be able to follow up with context sensitive response and the hub will understand.

from that previous leading question, and Google Home will know you're still talking about avocados, without having to explicitly mention it again.

Networked with a Chromecast Audio or TV Chromecast, and Google Home can be used to create a multi-room speaker set up.

Google Home supports Google Cast with both iOS and Android, so it's not just limited to Google's own smartphone ecosystem.

It'll connect to smart home gear, including "the most popular home networking systems" for lighting let's assume that's Philips Hue , or heating systems such as Google's own Nest, and a quick voice command can control the lot of it.

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