Google vies to make even smarter phones, speakers, cameras
October 5, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's upgrades to its Pixel smartphones and other gadgets are its latest steps toward turning its digital services into your backup brain.
The products the company unveiled on Wednesday are packed with artificial intelligence that Google has accumulated from those very same services. The company's widely used search engine, Gmail, maps, Chrome web browser and other services have yielded a fountain of data the company has used to smarten up its software and gadgets.
Over the past year, Google has been transplanting that knowledge into its Pixel line of phones, inter...