Google Assistant Now Lets You Set ‘Assignable Reminders’

Google has nowadays added ^( a brand new ‘Assignable Reminders’ characteristic to the Google Assistant, that is helping households and buddies higher collaborate and keep arranged. You can now ship reminders on your circle of relatives, reminiscent of casting off the trash within the morning, by means of merely asking the Google Assistant as an alternative of getting to do it in particular person.


To arrange an Assignable Reminder, ask your Assistant one thing like, “Hey Google, remind Greg to take out the trash at 8pm.” Greg will then get a notification on each his Assistant-enabled Smart Display, speaker and make contact with when the reminder is created. Greg gets notified once more on the actual time you requested your Assistant to remind him.

You will even briefly see which reminders you’ve assigned to Greg, just by pronouncing, “Hey Google, what are my reminders for Greg?” Google says the characteristic will even paintings for location-based reminders with a particular cope with or landmark.

You can ship and obtain reminders simplest from people who find themselves on your Google circle of relatives team or those that have their accounts connected to the similar Smart Display or speaker as you and are Voice Matched. The recipient should even be in a senders’ Google Contacts. For folks who need to give their youngsters get right of entry to to the Assistant on Google Home, you’ll be able to create an account for youngsters beneath 13 (or the acceptable age on your nation) via Family Link, then hyperlink their Google Account and voice to Google Home.

Assignable Reminders will likely be to be had over the following couple of weeks in English on telephones, audio system and Smart Displays within the U.S., U.Ok. and Australia, and can paintings with Google Nest Hub Max when it’s to be had later this autumn.