Yes, now you can merely ask Google Assistant the place a sure member of the family is correct now. The Assistant will pull up their newest location through Google Maps or accomplice apps resembling Life360. You can pose a query like, ‘Where is Mark?’ or ‘Where is Dad?’ if you wish to see by what time he arrives again dwelling.
There are just a few situations that it’s worthwhile to fulfill to make the characteristic work although. It requires you to have a Google household account, the place you’ll be able to invite different members to take part (must be over 13) and activate location sharing in Google Maps. This will are available tremendous useful in case your child is out with buddies or on the best way again from college.
In addition, now you can add sticky notes to the primary display of your sensible show for everybody within the household to see. It may very well be a small process like taking out the trash or not watching TV after 9 PM. The present Family Bell characteristic has gotten an improve with a myriad of latest sound results and prompt bells. Smart Displays additionally achieve schooling and leisure content material for youthful viewers, which you’ll be able to entry by saying ‘Hey Google, what can I learn with my family?’ to Google Assistant.
These options shall be accessible on Google Assistant-enabled units, together with sensible audio system, Smart Displays, and Android and iOS telephones. So yeah, you probably have a household account setup, you’ll be able to go forward and check out these out immediately. All of the previous and new family-centric options are actually accessible beneath a brand new ‘Family Tab’ part.