All it takes for Google to do is toggle button.Google is working on a new technique that is aimed at improving hotword detection on Android smartphones while protecting users’ privacy.
According to a report by Android Police, Google is bringing a technique called federated learning to Google Assistant on Android smartphones. This technique is aimed to help the company’s virtual assistant detect hotwords “Hey Google” or “Ok, Google” better, including the incidents when the hotword is not used, also called the false positives.
The report says that some users are seeing a new Help Improve Assistant menu in the Google Assistant app. In this menu lies a toggle button that enables users to collect users’ audio recordings with the aim of improving its virtual assistant.
News Source: Hindustan times