Google Assistant can now be used to schedule your smart lights
See the original posting on The Verge
Google Assistant now lets users schedule lights and other devices to turn on and off at specific times with its âscheduled actionsâ feature, according to Android Police, which cites Google Assistant developer documentation.
Google Assistant has worked with Hue and other smart lights for some time, to turn them on and off and to set alarms, but now you can tell your Assistant exactly when you want to turn on lights and other devices in a smart home.
One caveat: you have to be really specific if you want to schedule the lights (or other devices) to turn on or off a day in the future. Just saying something like, âHey Google, turn the lights on tomorrow at 8PM,â isnât enough. Youâd need to say, âHey Google, turn on the lights Tuesday at…