Cortana vs. Google Now vs. Siri

Check out the 60 complex questions that confused Cortana more than Siri and Google Now

By on October 31, 2014 at 4:00 PM.

Check out the 60 complex questions that confused Cortana more than Siri and Google Now

The three main mobile operating systems all have their respective voice-based virtual assistants to help users with various tasks during the day. Apple’s Siri, Google’s Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana have been compared in many tests since the latter was unveiled earlier this year, with most of them suggesting that all three assistants generally perform well, with Google Now having certain advantages when it comes to the things it can offer users, and Cortana being able to keep up with its older rivals. More →

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Google Now New Cards

Here are the latest awesome features Google added to Google Now

By on October 23, 2014 at 9:40 AM.

Here are the latest awesome features Google added to Google Now

Google has quietly added a couple of new cards to its Google Now arsenal, with Reddit users having already spotted a special police activity card as well as a card that provides solar eclipse information. More →

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Google Now Siri Cortana Study

Which voice assistant is best for answering questions? If you guessed Siri, you’re wrong

By on October 9, 2014 at 1:39 PM.

Which voice assistant is best for answering questions? If you guessed Siri, you’re wrong

Depending on the type of smartphone or tablet you own, the chances are you’ll stick to one voice assistant app for answering your questions. If you have an Android, you’ll use Google Now. If you have an iPhone, you’ll use Siri. And if you have a Windows Phone, you’ll use the recently released Cortana. They’re all programmed to answer your questions as quickly and helpfully as possible, but which one of them is the best?

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Best Google Now Features Bill Paying

Killer Google Now feature ensures you’ll never miss paying a bill again

By on October 7, 2014 at 4:48 PM.

Killer Google Now feature ensures you’ll never miss paying a bill again

As we get older, you tend to have more and more bills that can sometimes go unpaid. It’s not because you don’t have the money, it’s because there are so many bills that you have to pay, you may forget one or two of them. That’s why Google on Tuesday has highlighted a fantastic Google Now feature that will help you remember those pesky forgotten bills.

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Google Now Cards

This awesome new Google Now feature will save you a ton of money

By on September 23, 2014 at 3:30 PM.

This awesome new Google Now feature will save you a ton of money

Google Now is the best thing to happen to mobile devices in years, and the scary part is that it is constantly getting better. It seems like every time we turn around, Google is adding great new functionality to its brilliant virtual mobile assistant, and now a new addition that rolled out on Monday will not only improve your Google Now experience on Android and iOS, but also save you a bunch of money in the process. More →

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Best Google Now Tricks

Hilarious Google Now trick fools your phone into adopting a British accent

By on August 26, 2014 at 4:35 PM.

Hilarious Google Now trick fools your phone into adopting a British accent

Ever wish that your Android smartphone could sound a tad more posh? Well now there’s a way. YouTube user shadow321337 has posted a new video that shows how you can trick Google Now into adopting a British accent in the easiest possible way: By speaking to it in a British accent. More →

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Cortana vs Siri vs Google Now

Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: The ultimate showdown continues

By on August 22, 2014 at 9:45 PM.

Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: The ultimate showdown continues

All three major mobile operating systems now have a virtual assistant, but there still isn’t a final verdict on which is the best. In fact, with such frequent updates, it might be impossible to ever declare a winner, but that doesn’t mean we can’t constantly compare the three anyway. Earlier this year, WPCentral posed the same questions to all three assistants at once in order to see which was more effective. More →

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Google Now Cards

Google Now just got much better thanks to a killer Google app you’ve never heard of

By on August 15, 2014 at 11:50 AM.

Google Now just got much better thanks to a killer Google app you’ve never heard of

We’re not sure how exactly, considering how fantastic Google Now already is, but Google constantly manages to add awesome new features to its intelligent virtual assistant. Earlier this week Google added new capabilities to Now that are heaven-sent for travellers, offering them alternative flights, trains or busses in the event that a booked flight becomes delayed or gets cancelled. And now, Google has added a new range of features from one of its best little-known apps that adds a whole new dimension to Google Now. More →

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Google Now Alternate Flights

This could be the best new Google Now feature we’ve seen in months

By on August 13, 2014 at 10:30 AM.

This could be the best new Google Now feature we’ve seen in months

Google’s virtual assistant Google Now is easily one of the greatest things to happen to mobile devices in recent years. By presenting users with key information before they even know to ask for it, Google Now makes smartphones smarter than they have ever been before. But perhaps the most impressive thing about Google Now is that it continually becomes more impressive, with great new features being added constantly.

Now, one of the best new features we have seen in months has been added to Google’s mobile assistant for Android. More →

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Best Android Apps Commandr

Here’s how to make Google Now even better than you ever dreamed

By on August 8, 2014 at 10:40 AM.

Here’s how to make Google Now even better than you ever dreamed

Google Now is already an incredibly useful Android feature that can give you tons of useful information before you even think to ask about it. And now an app called Commandr has come along that promises to make Google Now even more useful by adding even more new commands than the ones it already offers. More →

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Google Now Tips And Tricks

Here are some terrific Google Now tricks you may not know about

By on August 5, 2014 at 10:20 AM.

Here are some terrific Google Now tricks you may not know about

If you’re a casual Android user, you may see Google Now pop up on your phone without knowing how you can get the most out of it. Re/code’s Lauren Goode has put together a list of 10 essential tips for Google Now users who may not realize just how much Google’s personal voice assistant can do for them. More →

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Google Now Launcher Support

Google’s awesome Google Now Launcher is finally ready to take over your non-Nexus phone

By on August 1, 2014 at 3:03 PM.

Google’s awesome Google Now Launcher is finally ready to take over your non-Nexus phone

One of the best features Google brought to KitKat devices is the brand new Google Now Launcher, a Google Search-infused product that should improve users’ search experiences as well as Google’s bottom line, since search is how the company generates revenue. Up until now, that launcher wasn’t officially compatible with any Android handsets and tablets other than Nexus models and Google Play Edition (GPE) devices, although daring Android users were able to install it on many other devices. More →

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