• Google's AI is now much better at recognizing songs that are playing

    4 days ago - By Tech Radar

    If you ever use Google Assistant or the Google app to recognize a song you're listening to, that process should be faster and more accurate in the future, Google says - thanks to some advancements in its cloud-based artificial intelligence routines. Sound Search (which is the official name of "hey Google, what's this song?") has been upgraded to use a neural network four times the size of its predecessor. It also takes samples of a song twice as frequently as before, in order to get a better idea of what you're listening to and to increase the chances of getting a positive match. Google...
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