Google Home outage hits users,'100 percent failure rate' reported

Oddly, the Home speaker seems to be the only device where Assistant is having issues, as the Assistant app on smart devices is working just fine across the board.

The northern exposure helps Google widen its footprint in the global connected home market, and it gets Google into Canada ahead of the Alexa-powered Amazon Echo, which is now only available in the United States, the UK, and Germany.

Google only recently began to see some success with its virtual assistant Google Home and was hoping to take on Amazon's Alexa with its newest product.

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To know if Home is affected, users need to use a trigger phrase and it will respond with "Hmm, something went wrong". When owners try to interact with their Google Home devices they are faced with a message telling them that: "there was a glitch, try again", or similar, according to the report. "Try again in a few seconds", then you are one of the lucky ones.

During this year's I/O developer conference, Google announced that its Google Home smart home device will be available in Canada. As Android Police reports, some Google Home devices are essentially completely broken today, with "a almost 100% failure rate".

For its part, Google has told users in support forums that it's aware of the problems and was working on a fix.

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At I/O 2017, Google announced that the company's voice-activated assistant would be coming to the Canadian market this summer.

You can ask it to play music from Google Play Music or Spotify, arrange your schedule and even to control other smart devices in your home.

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