Google Assistant Lands on the iPad

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As you can see in the header image above, with iOS 11, iPad owners can multitask pretty well with an Assistant panel open alongside other apps. In addition to common AI assistant features such as current news, driving directions, and weather, over 1 million actions are available from the app and searchable via an Explore button found on the main screen. You can get started with Google Assistant for iPad by downloading the app from the iTunes App Store [download]. It's free to download and use. This iPad version follows last May's launch of Google Assistant on iPhone.

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As with all other non-Siri AI, Apple limits Google Assistant's functionality to its app, but that may not be as big of a problem with multitasking.

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So, if you're an Apple user who happens to enjoy Google's services, you now have more options when it comes to using Google Assistant on iOS.

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