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Will you marry me? Indians send marriage proposal to Google Assistant

This is the most frequently asked question by Indians to Google Assistant


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Guess the most frequently asked question by Indians to Google Assistant. Google India has announced through its official Twitter handle that one of the most-often-asked questions to the artificial intelligence-powered smart speaker is “will you marry me?” If you thought that was the only such quirk of the average internet-wielding Indian, think again. A year ago, the US-based Wall Street Journal carried a report on how millions of "good morning" text messages and photos exchanged by Indians on social media at daybreak were freezing up smartphones.

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First Published: Jan 29 2019 | 8:51 PM IST

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