Google is good to go to dispatch the Google Assistant Driving Mode soon which ought to get Android clients energized, however as an afterthought Android Auto is setting up its own driving mode with custom alternate ways to Assistant contacts and activities, reports 9to5Google.
On Android Auto, you can get to certain Google Assistant schedules like Calender and News. To utilize these you can run a preset question and the Assistant responds audibly. The most recent update to Android Auto, version 5.7, Google will allow you to save your most common queries for the Google Assistant and make them effectively accessible in the launcher itself.
Assistant shortcuts in Android Auto will get a simple icon based on the first letter of your custom label. (XDADevelopers)
Assistant shortcuts in Android Auto will get a simple icon based on the first letter of your custom label. All these custom routines should allow one-tap access to more Google services as well as smart home-related actions like adjusting your Nest Thermostat to be at just the right temperature when you head home at the end of the day.
Also, Android Auto is going to give you the option to save a custom launcher icon for one of your favourite contacts, says 9to5Google. And when you tap on this icon you should be immediately able to start a call with the contact.