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Google Assistant Finally Lets You Schedule Lights On and Off

Google Assistant Finally Lets You Schedule Lights On and Off

Google’s first smart speaker, the Google Home, debuted in 2016, and it’s taken four years for Google to add a single feature in its digital assistant that I would consider essential for anyone looking to control their smart home — specifically, their lights.

Use a Smart Speaker to Structure Your Kid’s At-Home School Day

Use a Smart Speaker to Structure Your Kid’s At-Home School Day

One of the perks of in-person school is the structure it brings to your kids’ day: There’s a schedule for students to follow, with clear start and finish times for each period, probably marked by a bell, and possible consequences for tardiness.