Google has finally acquired a new startup known as superpod that has built an app that allows users to post questions and recieve answers from experts quickly, this move will help boost Google Assistant ability to accurately answer users questions.
According to a report, Google paid nearly $60 million to acquire the founders and purchase some of the superpod’s assets.
Google later confirmed the acquisition to fortune but declined to disclose financial details. superpod shutdown its Q&A App in sept last year.
Google is constantly working on to improve its assistant’s capabilities to take similar voice based services like amazon alexa.
Despite amazon alexa is more popular globally, Google assistant recently outperformed her and other voice assistants like apple siri in a test meant to understand the effectiveness of smart speakers.