Don't know what to ask Google Now? The search bar will tell you

Don't know what to ask Google Now? The search bar will tell you
If you own an Android powered device and don't know what to ask Google Now, simply look at your search bar widget. You will see recommendations of things to ask the proactive personal assistant (not to be confused with the Proactive feature coming to iOS 9). For example, a glance at the search bar might suggest that you say, "Ok Google...Movies nearby" or "Ok Google...15% of 80."

The search bar suggestions are apparently available on random Android 5.1 powered devices. The feature is appearing on some Android phones sporting that build of the open source OS, while others have yet to see these suggestions on their Android device.

We're wondering if any of you have spotted these new suggestions on your Android handset. If so, tell us what build of Android you're rockin'. While showing these suggestions is not connected with next month's debut of Cortana's app for the platform, it can't hurt Google to keep reminding Android users about all of the things that Google Now can do.


source: Reddit via AndroidGuys

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8 Comments

1. AlikMalix unregistered

Ok Google find my kids Ok Google install hyperlapse app Привет Google позвони жене Ok Google George is my brother Ok Google tell my wife: get more Pepsi Ok Google make a reservation for two at firehouse restaurant at 7 Ok Google search Bing for .... Ok Google change maps to day mode Ok Google remind me to get paper next time I'm at Office Depot Ok Google remind me to call my sister when I get home Ok Google let me know when my kids leave school ... For starters.

3. magnanimus

Posts: 565; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

Who in their right mind actually drinks Pepsi >_

4. AlikMalix unregistered

LoL... just used it as an example...

5. Android_Lollipop

Posts: 155; Member since: May 05, 2015

don't drink Pepsi???

6. AlikMalix unregistered

I use it to clean off acid deposits on car batteries...

7. Android_Lollipop

Posts: 155; Member since: May 05, 2015

In India, they market like anything and makes huge huge huge money :(

2. waddup121 unregistered

ohhh man!

8. An.Awesome.Guy

Posts: 636; Member since: Jan 12, 2015

What is next? Google will tell you what you will buy. Great for ads on Google.

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