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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif | How Google aims to simplify your life with AI

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google put the spotlight on its artificial intelligence smarts at its annual developers conference Tuesday, announcing new consumer features aimed at simplifying your life. Many of the updates have a practical bent, designed to ease tasks such as composing emails, making lists, navigating city streets and lessening the digital distractions … Continue reading MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif | How Google aims to simplify your life with AI

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google adding augmented reality feature to Maps

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — The Latest on Google’s at its annual developers conference (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Google is introducing a navigation system feature with its Google Maps app that uses augmented reality to help guide people to their destination. When Google Maps users pull up directions, they can look through their camera in … Continue reading MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google adding augmented reality feature to Maps

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google outlines Android operating system tweaks

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — The Latest on Google’s at its annual developers conference (all times local): 11:25 a.m. Google outlined its latest improvements to its Android operating system, including more adaptive brightness settings and battery function. Called Android P it’s the ninth major version of the Android operating system. The battery will now use machine … Continue reading MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google outlines Android operating system tweaks

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google technology makes tedious calls for you

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — The Latest on Google’s at its annual developers conference (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Google is working on technology it’s calling Google Duplex that will use artificial intelligence to call businesses to make appointments and other tedious calls. In two demonstrations, one setting up a hair appointment and another a restaurant … Continue reading MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google technology makes tedious calls for you

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google unveils Gmail autocomplete feature

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — The Latest on Google’s at its annual developers conference (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Google is introducing an autocomplete feature in its Gmail email service. The feature called “smart compose” uses machine learning to offer suggested ways to finish sentences users start typing. For example, “I haven’t seen you” might be … Continue reading MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | The Latest: Google unveils Gmail autocomplete feature

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | Google showcases AI advances at its big conference

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google is again putting artificial intelligence in the spotlight at its annual developers conference Thursday. The company opened its I/O event with literal bells and whistles at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California — showing off what it’s like to experiment with artificially intelligent synthesizers and inviting thousands of people … Continue reading MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. | Google showcases AI advances at its big conference