• Google Home Can Now Handle 3 Voice Commands at Once

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Google started rolling out support for multiple actions to Google Home this week. Originally announced at Google I/O earlier this year, the feature allows users to stack multiple commands on a single "Ok Google."
    For instance, now you can say "OK Google" and ask for the weather, a news update, and for some music - without having to start with "OK Google" again .
    The result: A forecast followed by the headlines, and then your jams of choice come pouring out of the smart speaker. You can also ask two questions simultaneously. For example, you could ask what the weather is for both New York...
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  • Google Search Can Now Help You Choose a 4-Year College

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    For the millions of students graduating from secondary school each year, selecting the right college can be a daunting task. Thanks to a new feature added to Google Search, however, navigating the college search process may be a bit easier.
    Google announced on Tuesday that using Google Search to find a four-year U.S. college will soon automatically bring up information about admissions, graduation rates, tuition costs, notable alumni, and student life. In the announcement, Google cited a 2015 analysis by New America's Education Policy Program that stated 63% of recently-enrolled and...
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