5 cool things Google announced at I/O ‘19

1. Smartphone news – the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL
Google just announced the new Google Pixel 3a and the larger Pixel 3a XL. These two phones appeal to a different subset of the market, though, with lesser specs, cheaper materials, and a lower price.

2. Google Assistent
According Google, their Assistent runs already on more than one billion devices in more than 30 languages across 80 countries.

The next generation of the Google Assistent will directly run on-device and answer queries up to 10 times faster, with almost zero latency.

3. Ai and ML
Google made a lot of progress on flood forecasting in India. They are using AI to better predict flood timing, location and share the information with Google Public Alerts

If you are interested in AI, check out this AI guidebook of Google. It helps you to avoid common mistakes, design experiences, and focus more on people when you want to build AI-driven applications.

4. Google Lens
Google engineers have built a text-to-speech feature into Google Lens.

5. Google ads
Google will give people more visibility into the data that they are using to personalize ads. Learn more

Bonus – Watch Google Keynote (Google I/O’19)

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