It’s working again, as of this typing. that is:

7:25:06 PM Fri Jun 21, 2019

...until whenever Google takes it away or breaks it again.

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Ok I put this here so nobody wastes anymore time on the (hack) below. Google took it away. It no longer works. :( First they giveth, then this shit. :<

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I didn’t see this one listed anywhere. I just thought I’d see if it worked. I’m too lazy to grab the phone and check with my own eyes. So you do β€œok google” or β€œhey google”, and ask for the battery level. Don’t use just any words, or else Google will tell you to go into Settings or look at the Notification bar <β€”β€”β€”β€”-I am not into that anymore. Digging around to get at a stat or a setting is a bore.

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ETA: I should have said that it will *tell* you, not just show it. Also, it may not work on Android versions before Pie.

Also 2, a bunch more commands here:

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Ok I should rewrite this whole thing, because I forgot that you also have to have an internet connection over wifi or mobile or whatever.