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Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google Photos rolling out archive feature that removes images from the main photos tab, but retains them in albums and search results   —  While a number of exciting features are in store for Google Photos in the coming months, the service is currently rolling out a simple, but very useful addition.
May 25, 2017, 10:25 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google debuts Family Group feature to easily share calendars, photos, notes, Google Play Family Library, Play Music, and YouTube TV among up to 6 people   —  Google has increasingly added family friendly functionality in its products.  Today, the company is introducing a “Family Group” …
May 23, 2017, 6:25 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google Home adds hands-free calling, proactive assistance, Bluetooth streaming, visual responses via connected devices, Spotify Free and SoundCloud support   —  At I/O 2017, Google has announced a slew of new features for their Home connected speaker.  Major new features include hands-free calling …
May 17, 2017, 1:59 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google Play Games Services to drop iOS support, remove Gifts, Requests, and more on Android by March 2018   —  Google Play Games Services (GPGS) has long supported iOS with game analytics tools and social multi-player features.  However, as part of a streamlining effort …
Apr 5, 2017, 12:25 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Apple updates its Apple Music for Android app with on-screen lyrics and refreshed iOS 10-style design organized around Library, Browse, For You, Radio sections   —  Apple Music for Android has received a huge revamp today following the release of iOS 10 for iPhone and iPad last September.
Apr 4, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google's Project Fi starts testing Voice over LTE support for a subset of its users, does not announce timeframe for a roll out to all users   —  Resulting in quality and usability improvements, Voice over LTE allows calls to be made and received over data networks.
Feb 21, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Instant Tethering, which lets Google devices seamlessly share cellular data connections, is now officially available to select Pixel and Nexus devices   —  First spotted in testing last month, Instant Tethering automatically and seamlessly shares a cellular data connection through Wi-Fi.
Feb 12, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
With Chrome 57, Progressive Web Apps will appear in Android's app drawer, settings, more   —  The ambitious goal behind Progressive Web Apps is to allow websites to have the same capabilities and features as a native app, but without the initial download.  Google has been a heavy backer …
Feb 3, 2017, 5:55 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google app for Android updated with offline search, will queue offline searches and run them when a connection becomes available   —  One area of focus that Google has been particularly working on for its apps and services has been better offline functionality.
Jan 18, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Chrome 56 beta, expected to be released in a week, adds native support for FLAC music format   —  Chrome 56 is currently in the beta channel and should hit stable in about a week.  When released, it will bring support for the FLAC audio codec directly in the browser.
Jan 13, 2017, 8:10 AMIn context

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