If you live in a home that regularly jumps between English and something else, or something else and something else, Google will still get you.
Kogan's take on the smart home isn't stopping at heaters, as the company looks into ways to light up and keep your home cool.
Speakers that you can talk to are appearing everywhere. You can ask them questions, they can be your assistant, and they can form a part of your life, not just providing music. But are all smart speakers created equal, and what's the difference?
Artificial intelligence is going to do some crazy things, and acting and sounding more like a human is one of them. Google has even demonstrated how close that is, with a feature it's working on in Google Assistant. And wow, is it crazy real.
Blackmagic makes hi-def filmmaking easier, Google Assistant eases the burden of school holidays, Panasonic makes it easier to experience Hollywood magic at home, and MIT scientists can easily read your thoughts. It's an easy going Wrap.
With another round of school holidays coming up, parents may well be struggling to work out what to do, but if there's a Google Assistant at home, you may just get a little help.