is making friends in Germany.
At TicHome Mini by MobVoi, the , the , and the JBL Link will all supposedly work just like a Google Home -- they'll respond to voice commands and act as your personal assistant and smart home controller., the consumer electronics show in Berlin, Google's announcing five new speakers with its built in. The Zolo Mojo by Anker, the
cocktail made by Google Assistant at the . The new speakers announced at IFA are the first sign that new consumer-ready devices with the Assistant built-in are indeed on the way.to developers with the hope that third parties would build it into new devices. Until now, we haven't seen or heard much progress from those outside developers -- though I did get to try a
Details are scarce on a couple of the options, but you can read more about Alexa is built into quite a few devices at this point, such as a , a and a . Alexa's also in a .and . All of the speakers are due out by the end of the year. Given how similar they seem to Google Home -- a smart speaker that responds to your voice commands -- the announcement doesn't seem to do much to help Google catch up to Amazon in device versatility. Amazon's assistant
Google also touted its integration with announcement Wednesday morning. Soon, you'll be able to control LG washers, dryers and vacuums with a voice command. . Still, it'll be cool to control appliances with your voice, and as we explore .in its
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