+2,910 rob jackson may 8th, 2018note: this post will be continually updated to rank the biggest announcements from google io 2018 as they occur!…refresh often!we made our google io 2018 predictions but the time has come for google to make things officially official. here are the biggest announcements from the event, updated by the minute, as they happen.google murders sirigoogle just murdered apple’s siri in their latest google assistant demonstration. google duplex’s ability to use and recognize natural language may just be the most impressive demonstration out of google io 2018. the example google showed off live had google assistant book a hair salon appointment all by itself… and it was flawless.siri is dead. there’s no catching up.google lens integrated directly in camera appyour camera app will soon do a lot more than just take photos and videos. google is integrating “google lens” directly into the camera app, showing little contextual dots on items, places, and things that it recognizes. tap on the colored dot for more info.google lens can read text, identify products, give historical information about landmarks, tell you about nearby stores and restaurants, and a whole lot more. rather than googling something, pretty soon we’ll be popping open our camera app for more information..walking navigation becomes epicgoogle maps has a brand new look for “walking directions” and it. is. amazing. it offers an augmented-reality first person view that is...