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Google Assistant gets dedicated button on new phones, integrates with Messages app

Monday 25 February 2019 | 10:54 CET | News
Google announced new features for its Assistant on smartphones, including a dedicated button on many new handsets. In addition it's adding support for new languages and integrating the Google Assistant in its Messages app. 

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