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100 Million Smartphones to Have Dedicated Google Assistant Button in 2019
The continuing explosive rise of digital assistant usage is highlighted by many Android device makers getting on board with actual hardware functions that support Google Assistant. It is really interesting to see how deeply this trend is going.
Google announced today from Mobile World Congress that it expects more than 100 million smartphones will have a dedicated Google Assistant button this year. A single tap activates Google Assistant so you don’t have to say the wake word. Two taps activates the visual snapshot which is Google Assistant’s summary of key items relevant to the user’s day. Users can also long-press the button to dictate