Google Assistant support added to Hulu for Android TV app

Google Assistant support added to Hulu for Android TV app

Google has announced that it is adding the functionality to start a video call directly from a call or text messages on the phone, as well as from contacts and Android Messaging apps. Google is now in the midst of cooperating with operators and manufacturers to make video calling a reality on a wide range of Android devices over time.

To make video calls from these apps, the phone manufacturer needs to enable video calling. If both participants are on a carrier that supports ViLTE, the video extension of VoLTE, the call will be routed through the carrier's service.

For those who are left out, they'll just to have download Google Duo and conduct video calls directly from the app.

Sharapova downs Linette to reach Tianjin quarters
She saw off 71st-ranked Linette in just over 98 minutes to reach only her second quarter-final since her return to action. The former world number one bossed the second set, surging into a 4-0 lead as she wasted no time in dispatching Voegele.

Courtesy of the good folks over at XDA, the Pixel 2's custom Pixel Launcher and updated Google Camera app with Motion Photo and Face Retouching are available for download and installing on other Android-powered devices. We're working with our carrier and device partners to bring this experience to more Android devices over time. In other cases, including if only one person is on ViLTE, Google Duo is used to connect the video call to other Google Duo users.

Many people have been pleased to see such unbundling, as it makes it far easier for Google to release updates for individual components without having to wait for the next big Android update to roll out. With this integration, you will be able to make video calls in addition to being able to make voice calls.

This is a feature that's been available on Google Home since day one, and it's something that I find myself regularly using.

Related Articles

  • Donald Trump's speech to USA  conservatives laced with Christmas spirit

    Donald Trump's speech to USA conservatives laced with Christmas spirit

    The new rules allow any employer to be exempt from the mandate "based on its sincerely held religious beliefs" or on "moral convictions".
    Mobile Limiting High-Speed Data in Canada, Mexico to 5GB

    Mobile Limiting High-Speed Data in Canada, Mexico to 5GB

    The mobile carrier said that it wants to improve and make a decision to " prevent usage beyond the intent of the product ". Once that 5GB limit is hit, speeds will be throttled down to 128kbps (or 256kbps if you have T-Mobile ONE Plus).
    No Question of Corruption in Jay's Company: Amit Shah

    No Question of Corruption in Jay's Company: Amit Shah

    After other leaders in the BJP defended Jay Amit Shah, it was now the turn of his father Amit Shah to come to his defense. They also claimed that financial situation of state has considerably improved under Pema Khandu led government.
  • UAE follows U.S.  lead, severs ties with N. Korea

    UAE follows U.S. lead, severs ties with N. Korea

    United Nations sanctions against North Korea were last month expanded to include North Korean guest workers, along with textiles and a cap on oil exports.
    Now You Can Order Food Through the Facebook App

    Now You Can Order Food Through the Facebook App

    Look for your dining options by going to the Explore menu (the three-line hamburger menu on the lower right corner of the screen on the app) or on Facebook .com and choosing the Order Food option.

    General Electric Company (GE) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Friday

    After $0.28 actual EPS reported by General Electric Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 78.57% EPS growth. Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) has risen 12.10% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending.
  • Economy Watch: Retail Sales Enjoys Strong September

    Economy Watch: Retail Sales Enjoys Strong September

    The nine-month total for gas stations is up 8.5% year over year, due largely to higher pump prices. Gasoline station sales rose 5.8% month over month and are up 11.4% year over year.
    Rahul Gandhi has given excellent hope for Congress in Gujarat: Veerappa Moily

    Rahul Gandhi has given excellent hope for Congress in Gujarat: Veerappa Moily

    The last Congress government in Gujarat was led by Chhabildas Mehta from February 17, 1994 to March 13, 1995. As the date approaches, political parties are making it their mission to secure the votes of Gujarat.
    Post Delhi, regularly fare revisions likely at regular intervals across Indian Metros

    Post Delhi, regularly fare revisions likely at regular intervals across Indian Metros

    The ruling AAP is vociferously opposing the proposed fare hike that has come into effect from Tuesday. The Aam Aadmi Party workers protested at Nirman Bhavan over Delhi Metro's fare hike on Friday.
  • Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU) 13.05% away from 20 SMA

    It's important for any investor to understand the dangers and potentially catastrophic financial losses of short selling. Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was climbed 17.46% and surged in last 63 trading days (quarter) of 62.26%.
    Iraq Issues Warrants for Kurdish Officials Involved in Independence Vote

    Iraq Issues Warrants for Kurdish Officials Involved in Independence Vote

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has repeatedly said he has no plans to go further and actually attack the territory. Iraqi army reinforcements drive down a road, linking Hawija to Kirkuk, near the village of Khabbaz on October 7, 2017.
    North Carolina avoids penalties from NCAA

    North Carolina avoids penalties from NCAA

    The report said fraternity members may have another incentive to take the courses besides a normal student desire for easy As. North Carolina had a two-day hearing in mid-April in Nashville in front of the NCAA's Committee of Infractions.