The smart watch comes in a wide circular design, with 1.3-inch Full colored TFT round screen. Astrum enters the wearable segment as it launched the smartwatch SW300 which multi-functions as a smart device when synchronized with the smartphone. The smartwatch comes in a wide circular design, with 1.3-inch Full colored TFT round screen. The Watch also supports sedentary and drinking reminder that will push you to achieve your daily targets. Additionally, the best way of interacting with the smartwatch is to tap and speak to “Siri” that will operate your command and guide you. The smartwatch is equipped with 200mAh battery which requires two hours of charging. Its full-day BP and heart rate recording makes the feature a valuable training and performance-tracking tool. On the other side, when an irregular BP or heart rate is detected, the smart watch will automatically send an alert to the user, as told by the company. The smartwatch is capable of making and receiving phone … [Read more...] about Astrum launches voice-activated smart watch SW300
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Argos has launched a voice-activated shopping service that lets you ask Google Assistant to reserve products for in-store pick-up.It's the first UK retailer to offer such a service. You can also use it to check the availability of up to 20,000 products from the Argos catalogue. And you can find your nearest store on Google Home or Home Mini speakers or using Google Assistant on your phone.Once the service has been enabled, you activate it by saying "OK Google, ask Argos," followed by your request. For example: "OK Google, ask Argos to find me a new kettle." It'll then ask for extra information about pricing and the store you'd like to collect from.When you find the right product, Argos will send a notification to your phone for you to complete the order. Then you'll get a confirmation email with a reservation email and have two days to go into a store and collect (and pay for) your order."It's really exciting that we are harnessing the simplicity of voice ordering with the convenience … [Read more...] about Google Home and Argos launch voice-activated shopping
More research has come out that we drivers are a very distracted bunch; voice-activated assistants in our cars are marketed as tools to fight distracted driving. But voice-activated technology like Alexa and Siri can make drivers more distracted, not less. It just depends on how drivers choose to use this kind of tech. These tips are designed to help drivers who already have a car with a digital assistant and those who are starting their search for a car with this kind of technology. If you’ve got an older-model car with voice-activated technology, here are a few need-to-knows to make the most of voice-activated assistants while staying focused: Figure out if your system requires very specific phrases to complete tasks: One AAA study that looked closely at several voice-activated assistants found that when drivers need to think hard about using the right phrase to complete a task, it can take their minds off driving. Take a closer look at the manual to see if your system … [Read more...] about Daily coverage of the world of cars. How To Make the Most of Voice-Activated AssistantsPost navigationFollow UsRecent PostsRecent CommentsCategories
Hey Google Google Home Google's smart speakers Google Assistant on phones Privacy What is it good for? Listen to the music Bluetooth and Chromecast Google in the smart home Get connected Help in the kitchen The mute button Learning your voice Picking the right voice Devices galore Google Home Mini Smart displays on the way Third-party speakers Sonos One Nest Cam IQ Open to developers Google Assistant is ready to help Google's digital assistant is just called Google Assistant. The name lacks the catchy personal touch of Amazon's Alexa or Apple's Siri, but Google Assistant is more widespread than either of its competitors and arguably smarter than both. Google Assistant is built into most modern Android phones, Google's smart speakers, a few third-party smart speakers, and a variety of other third-party devices like smoke detectors and smart displays. For the most part, you command Google Assistant with your voice, like with Alexa or Siri. Say the word, and Google Assistant … [Read more...] about Google Assistant 101: Get to know Google’s voice-activated helper
Families who have lost loved ones in distracted-driving crashes cranked up their push to require hands-free driving at the Minnesota Capitol Thursday. With photos of their siblings, children and others hand, they gathered in hallways and meeting rooms at the Capitol throughout the day demanding change. They scored a victory as the bill marched with strong bipartisan support through a key committee toward the House floor, but also found themselves frustrated by the state Senate, where the top lawmaker has said it faces an uphill climb. The proposal would essentially ban drivers from handling a cell phone while driving — regardless of whether it be texting, Facebooking or dialing a number. If it becomes law, Minnesota would join 16 other states that require drivers to use voice-activated commands or controls integrated into vehicles to access their phone’s features. As the Legislature heads toward a May 21 adjournment and lawmakers give priority to plans like changing taxes, … [Read more...] about Hey Minnesota, when are we gonna put down our phones when driving?! Families demand action at Capitol.