Slumber-centric jokes aside, this feature promises to be immensely useful when corresponding on the go with your smart phone -- when all you've got is two thumbs and nothing to say, anyway.
Here's the word, straight from Google: "Smart Reply suggests up to three responses based on the emails you get. For those emails that only need a quick response, it can take care of the thinking and save precious time spent typing. And for those emails that require a bit more thought, it gives you a jump start so you can respond right away." You'll need to download Google Inbox and check back later this week to take advantage of the new Smart Reply addition.
Just one small step towards our inevitable, fully automated future. If it means more sleep for me, I'm very into it.
Wil Fulton is a Staff Writer for Thrillist. He thinks fortune favors the bold. And also the rich. Follow him @wilfulton
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