The Google Assistant integration within the Waze app has started to roll out in the US. The Assistant will be fully integrated with the Waze app. Users of the Waze app will not have to use or tap on the screen for navigation's guidance, the app will be managed by your voice with the Google Assistant. Google Maps will serve an alert if your taxi is driven away from the intended route by 500 meters.
When the feature gets activated, Google Maps would not re-route the directions when the taxi takes a wrong turn. Until that happens, you can enter your destination in the Google Maps app and question your cab driver every time the app reroutes you. Users can say, Hello Google Report Traffic and the Google Assistant will act just like you have reached out and hit the same command on the screen.
Google Assistant is going on a road trip. The smart voice assistant will bring more functionality and less distraction while you drive. To that end, several Reddit posters are discovering that updating to version 4.4.070 of Google's Messages app adds a new feature. You can also use voice commands for typical Waze features; including changing your route, avoiding roads with tolls, and more. According to the official release, Waze users on Android will be able to instruct? Today, Google Assistant announced for the popular navigation app, Waze.
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On sensing a wrong route, the feature would not re-route the driver, but send alerts on the users' phones.