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Google Now finally arrives on the iPhone and iPad

By Jos
Apr 29, 2013
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  1. It’s been a long time coming but Google has finally brought its Google Now service to the iPhone and iPad. Arguably a more comprehensive alternative to Apple’s Siri, the personal assistant feature uses a natural language user interface to answer...

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  2. Now that's surprising.
     
  3. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    It is great. I love it! The only thing I hate and made me uninstall was the fact that location services are on 24/7. this is to be expected, but I just cant afford the hit to battery life.
     
  4. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    Yeah, I talked about this in another thread. It should only poll your GPS every so often, much like other Apple location things.
     
  5. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    That is why I uninstalled Osito also. It was a Google Now clone that was buggy but was a nice concept. It had the same issue. I wonder if it is a glitch or the only option.
     

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