Google Duplex now lets you book restaurants in more U.S. states

Google Duplex assistant is coming to more states and restaurants

Once you have told the assistant what you want from the booking - the restaurant name, size of the party, and preferred date and time - the assistant makes the call on your behalf and completely without your involvement.

When the Google Assistant is listening for follow-up commands, you'll see a small Assistant icon peeking out of the corner of the screen (on smart speakers, the top LEDs light up to indicate that the device is still listening).

Short on time, but need to make a restaurant reservation?

This Duplex feature is actually now rolling out to Pixel devices in 43 of the 50 United States.

On the surface, Google Duplex looks so easy to use.

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Analysts believe that with Google's AI reservation system expanding to the majority of USA states, consumers and enthusiasts alike will have a clearer understanding of how restaurant owners and users feel about a robot making restaurant reservations.

Engadget reported that the automated voice-calling tech will now be available for Pixel phone owners.

Google isn't limiting its service to just one set of users: Businesses can benefit from Duplex by allowing customers to book through Google Assistant, while customers can call businesses to inquire about information or an appointment. The AI robot will go through the reservation procedures for the user. Assistant will then send you a phone notification, email and calendar invite with the details.

The company's fix center page still doesn't reflect the news, but Google says it'll update it soon. With the Duplex, any restaurant with an online booking system can be contacted. Google announced on Wednesday that "Duplex" will soon be available on iOS devices.

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