Google unveils AI which makes phone bookings for you

Google I/O 2018: Android TV Update to Bring New Setup and Autofill; ADT-2 Launched For Developers

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Google on its Android Developer Platform published a timeline showcasing the release track of updates for Android P. It said that the Android P Developer Preview will run until the final Android P public release to AOSP and OEMs is released, which is planned for Q3 2018. Phones using Android P will also learn how to adjust your screen brightness by studying your manual adjustments, a change from automatic adjustments based on ambient light levels.

The Google's Assistant which brings us a human like experience could be the next evolution, competitor to Amazon's Alexa, Microsoft's Cortana, and, Apple's Siri. If you want to book a cab, in place of opening the cab booking app, you can search about it using the search bar and it will show you app shortcuts with options to book a cab for home or for office. Doing a half swipe up will lead to the overview screen, while doing a full swipe up will launch the app drawer. A long swipe up takes you to the App Tray with AI detected apps at the top for quick access. You can always switch from traditional navigation to gestures. It is much more intuitive and seamless.

Google Duplex uses a natural-sounding computer-generated voice which "ums" and "ahs" and is able to navigate complex conversations.

Google's new App Timer feature will help users set a limit on an app so that after a certain period of time the app's icon will turn grey and be put in do not disturb mode. Google is pitching the feature to developers as "a great way to reach new users and re-engage with existing users".

To that extent, the biggest introduction is of the new Dashboard app.

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Google made a bunch of announcements related to its own apps and the Google Play store.

You will see a new update about of Android P, download it and install it on your phone.

Adaptive Battery - we've been hearing promises for battery life improvements for years now - Project Volta, Doze, improved Doze, and now it's Adaptive Battery.

Android TV will also make use of Google's autofill feature to sign into apps like Netflix, Hotstar, and more.

One of the key highlight at the conference was Google Duplex, a technology that enables Google's virtual assistant to conduct natural conversation with a human over the phone while completing some real tasks given by a user. The new version will also suggest photo tweaks, making it easier than ever to produce stunning photos from your smartphone.

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