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Google Assistant scores a big win with Dish Network

Dish Network’s pay-TV subscribers are apparently so smitten with the introduction of voice control technology that the US operator has added the Google Assistant to Hopper, Hopper Duo, Joey and Wally set-tops – squeezing in alongside Alexa where things could have been getting a bit too cosy. Dish Network jumped into voice for the first time in January 2017 when it integrated with Amazon’s Alexa, while Comcast set the trend a full 21 months ahead of any other US operator. Another 18 months on, some media coverage has criticized Google for being late to the party – a sentiment we couldn’t agree less with. Remember how CES 2018 was all about Google trying to remind Amazon who’s boss? How people…

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