Place calls to family, friends and local businesses in the U.S. and Canada.
Sure. Since this is your first call with Google Home, here's a couple of notes.
Ok, calling Sam's Sushi House.
Supports multiple users. Everyone can get their own schedule, commute times, daily briefings, playlists and more.
Good morning, Kate. The time is 11AM. It is 65 degrees and clear in San Francisco. Here's the latest news.
Play my workout playlist.
Sure, here's your Spotify playlist called ‘Workout.’
What's the traffic to work?
On your way to work crashes on US 101 are causing a 20 minute delay.
Get a curated daily snippet about your day which includes weather, calendar, commute, reminders, and news
Hey, Alex! The time is 12PM. It’s 76 degrees and sunny in Mountain View. Traffic to work is light. Have a great day.
Good morning, Sally. The time is 8AM. At 10AM you have a Team Meeting. It is 70 degrees in San Francisco.
Good morning, Cam. On your way to work, traffic is light. It is 30 minutes by car. Here’s the latest news.
Order hands-free from your favorite stores and add items to your shopping list.
Ok, here's something from Costco on Google Express...
Ok, here's something from Target on Google Express...
Add toothpaste to my shopping list.
Ok, I've added toothpaste to your shopping list.
Use Bluetooth to play any music from your phone.
Alright to connect open Bluetooth settings and look for the device called Google Home.
Ok, Bluetooth is disconnected.
Set, pause, check, resume, and cancel timers
Set a timer for 15 minutes.
Sure, 15 minutes. Starting now.
Set a 13-minute timer for pizza.
Alright, a 13-minute timer called pizza. And here we go.
How much time is left on my pizza timer?
There's 30 seconds to go.
Set, check, cancel, stop, and snooze multiple and/or recurring alarms.
Wake me up at 6 AM tomorrow.
Alright, your alarm's set for tomorrow at 6:00 AM.
Set an alarm for weekdays at 8 AM.
There, your alarm's set on weekdays at 8:00 AM.
Ask for current weather or forecasts for the week for your home location or any other location.
Will I need an umbrella today?
No, rain is not expected today in Mountain View. The forecast is 79 degrees and sunny.
What's the weather this weekend?
Friday through Sunday in Mountain View, it'll be sunny, with highs around 87.
What's the weather in Celsius?
Currently in Mountain View it's 26 degrees celsius and mostly sunny.
Ask about an event or get your schedule for the day from Google.
When's my first event tomorrow?
The next matching thing on your calendar is tomorrow at 10:00 AM.
The next thing on your calendar is today at 3:30 PM.
List all events on August 1st.
On Aug 1, 2017, your calendar has 7 events. Here are the first 3...
Ask for traffic and travel times for driving, walking, or biking.
On your way to work, traffic is heavy. It is 45 minutes by car.
What's the traffic from Golden Gate Park to Union Square?
On your way to Union Square, there's the usual traffic. It’s 18 minutes by car.
How long will it take to walk to work?
On foot the trip to work is 10 minutes.
Find and track flight prices, look for things to do in a destination and check flight status.
Your flight from Chicago to New York City is on-time and departs in 4 hours 6 mins.
How much are flights to NYC in 2 months?
Roundtrip flights from San Francisco to New York City leaving Sep 1 and coming back Sep 30 start at $430.
What's there to see in Barcelona?
Attractions in Barcelona include Sagrada Família, Park Güell, and others.
Search for local places and ask for additional information.
What are some nearby pharmacies?
I found a few places within 1 mile. The 1st one is CVS Pharmacy in Mountain View.
When does the first one close?
CVS Pharmacy is open today from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
What is their phone number?
You can reach CVS Pharmacy at 1 (650) 965-0129.
Create custom shortcuts for long phrases that you commonly ask Google Home.
Shorten “Play workout music on Google Play Music” to “Workout time”.
Shorten “Talk to CNBC about the markets” to “Stock update”.
Shorten “Play Corgi videos on YouTube” to “Cheer me up”.