Google is testing a brand new background for Assistant sensible shows that reveals a cartoon frog having fun with, or dealing with, the climate in real-time. The character, Froggy, has beforehand been a fixture in Google’s weather search results, and has additionally moonlighted as a minor character in several Google Doodles. Now 9to5Google reports that the critter is randomly cropping up as a brand new “Photograph Body” choice for the sensible shows for customers on Reddit and Twitter, the place it seems alongside current backgrounds like photos displayed out of your Google Pictures account.
The software program describes the screensaver as “a lovable frog to carry you an animated climate expertise.” When enabled, the show reveals the present climate, a two-day climate forecast, and an animation of Froggy within the present situations. 9to5Google notes that these animations embody Froggy sunbathing when the climate’s good, or hiding beneath a plant pot when it’s raining.
Froggy has been showing on sensible shows since at least September final yr. When out there extra broadly, the background will seem as an choice in response to the “Hey Google, change picture body” voice command.