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October 8, 2020 at 7:00 a.m. Google translates the incognito windows of a web browser into voice via the new guest mode feature for Google Assistant. Like incognito mode in Chrome or Firefox, switching to guest mode prevents the voice assistant from accessing a user’s account for personalized responses and automatically not recording any interactions. …

Google is launching a few new privacy features today, including an updated Security Center, now available in the US and coming soon globally, as well as more important alerts when the company expects your account to have been tampered with. The most exciting new feature, however, is a new Guest Mode for the Google Assistant …

Another day, another Google feature removed from a service. This time it’s Guest mode to stream to a Google Home or Nest smart speaker that has been left on the cutting room floor. For those who don’t know, guest mode was a feature that allowed users to stream to Cast-enabled devices without being on the …

Google is known to have removed apps, services, and features with little to no warning, and it looks like Guest Mode for Home and Nest devices is the latest casualty. Mentioned in this article Android Police recently noticed that the Guest Mode setting, which allows visitors to stream media to your supported Google devices without …

Google’s Cast-enabled devices, including the Chromecast and Google Home smart speaker series, allow users to stream content directly to devices. This can be audio and video content, depending on the device used, and uses Wi-Fi and Internet connectivity to function. As of 2014, there has been a feature called “Guest Mode” which allows visitors to …

Google Home Mini adds more fun to any party. Not only can you ask it to play any song online, but you can also stream your choice of music to it. However, at the same time, your friends might also want to join in the fun and play songs from their playlists. Since sharing your …

The Google Home, Home Mini, and Home Max can be great party companions, filling the room with music or podcasts, and taking occasional breaks to answer questions. But what if your guests want to play something from their own collection rather than talking to it directly? Well, that’s what “guest mode” is for. Once you’ve …