Chrome for Android will get Bluetooth beacon support
Google is moving forward with its plans to allow Bluetooth beacons to broadcast location-based information and URLs to your phone. Starting with Chrome 49, which is currently in beta testing, Chrome for Android will start supporting Bluetooth beacons. Chrome for iOS started communicating with beacons last year with a widget you had to open from an iPhone's today screen, but Google's own Android operating system will get true native integration.
Intelligent assistance is maturing, albeit slowly
In 2015, the IA space introduced new features, functions, and integrations at an accelerated rate. As the general public becomes more comfortable communicating with machines using their own words, demand is growing.