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    Default Google Now for iOS Demoed in Leaked Video


    A video showcasing the alleged Google Now app built for the iOS platform was recently leaked to YouTube. The video seems to have the same promotional-style which touts the service’s major features including real time data acquisition and predictive actions. The video, which was originally spotted by Engadget teased Google Now for iPhone and iPad as it was posted to YouTube only to be pulled a few minutes later.

    In the short clip, the narrator describes a number of predictive features offered by the service which first launched on Android handsets in 2012, including real time navigation, air travel updates and accurate sports scores. Those of you interested in seeing the video, can see it below:



    One thing to note is that the authenticity of the video hasn’t been confirmed, though the overall style is very similar to that of Google’s previous Ads. Are you excited to use Google Now on your iOS device?

    Source: Engadget

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    Would be great! have heard great things from android users.

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    I totally wish I could replace Siri with google assistant...oh well, I'll just keep dreamin'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by m0n0p0ly View Post
    I totally wish I could replace Siri with google assistant...oh well, I'll just keep dreamin'.
    Activoice in Cydia lets you bring up Google voice search instead of Siri.

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    Meh, I have google now on my nexus 7.. Its as useful as Siri, which means I dont use it
    iphone 5 16gb iOS 6.1 beta 4

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    Oh I don't know- Siri becomes very useful when you install assistantlove, hands free and siritoggle.

    I can now open all of my most used apps with "launch" or "open"- and when I'm charging I can just say "Computer- open Remote" from a distance and it opens my remote control app
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    Google Now and screen size are the two things that made me pick up a Nexus 4. Google Now is fantastic, but the greatest part of it is the way it integrates with the OS, which will never happen on iOS.

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    google now is amazing on my nexus 10, my mom mostly uses my ipad2, i might just install it on there to see how it works on ios products once its released, yay google

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    Quote Originally Posted by m0n0p0ly View Post
    I totally wish I could replace Siri with google assistant...oh well, I'll just keep dreamin'.
    you can, replace your iPhone with a Galaxy S3/S4. done.

    Quote Originally Posted by TooSlo View Post
    Google Now and screen size are the two things that made me pick up a Nexus 4. Google Now is fantastic, but the greatest part of it is the way it integrates with the OS, which will never happen on iOS.

    +1

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    I wanted to see a demo of google now first hand so I asked my buddy who has one of the android to give me a demo. He couldn't even find how to bring up google now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vinaygoel2000 View Post
    I wanted to see a demo of google now first hand so I asked my buddy who has one of the android to give me a demo. He couldn't even find how to bring up google now.
    On what device? It is very easy to use on newer devices.
    Not a waterboy for Android OR Apple.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tperry View Post
    On what device? It is very easy to use on newer devices.
    I believe he has a Nexus 4.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jOnGarrett View Post
    you can, replace your iPhone with a Galaxy S3/S4. done.




    +1
    I did and I returned it two days later.

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