Do you use your smartphone's voice assistant?

Do you use your smartphone's voice assistant?

  • Yes

    Votes: 64 41.0%
  • No

    Votes: 92 59.0%

  • Total voters
    156

neoprema

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#21
I use Siri all the time. All the Android clones are completely useless i've found. I notice most of my friends don't use it on their non-Apple devices.
 

isie

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#23
I use Siri all the time. All the Android clones are completely useless i've found. I notice most of my friends don't use it on their non-Apple devices.
you have never used it so how would you know?
:cautious:

any way many people Android and IOS do not sue their assistants - doesn't make the assistant useless
 

GrootBaas

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May 25, 2006
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#27
I only use it in my car just to open Spotify and start playing music without taking my phone out of my pocket.
 

Johnatan56

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#34
Why not? You scared of Google spying on you? :p

Yes for me, faster search for finding restaurant in an area/close to you and then being able to quickly open in maps/waze.
Also use it to set my alarm, it's a lot faster than manually doing it.

Option to have weather message of the day broken down hourly sent to me every morning after alarm goes off. Have a friend who uses it for smart lights.
For while driving, calling hands free and to start playing music if I forgot to turn it on.

One of the best features is location based reminder, so can set stuff to when I go to uni or home.
 

HvRooyen

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Aug 14, 2006
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#37
Yes, a lot.
I have multiple Raspberry Pi s set up to do home automation stuff. IFTTT links a lot of this to Google voice assistant.
Also, Google Home devices.
 

Wall

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Mar 12, 2009
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30,678
#40
occasionally when I'm driving. use it for sending Whatsapp messages and playing music
 
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