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Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
T-Mobile ends unlimited LTE roaming in Canada and Mexico, will limit to 5GB per month starting November 12   —  One of T-Mobile's big “uncarrier” moves was to offer international roaming data to most customers for free.  However, Canada and Mexico were special cases where you'd get full-speed LTE data on most plans.
Oct 14, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google will delete Android backups on Google Drive after two months of no device usage, even when the user is paying for storage   —  We're all here because we use and like Android, but maybe you've been a little curious and you're thinking of trying out the new iPhone X for a bit.
Sep 17, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Chrome team is experimenting with an option to permanently mute sound on specific websites   —  A lot of awful things can happen on the internet, but few are as terrible as landing on a website that automatically plays videos with sound.  Thankfully, this is something Google is addressing in a future update to Chrome.
Aug 25, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
T-Mobile's Revvl, a $125 phone with Android 7.0 Nougat, fingerprint sensor, 5.5" screen, 13MP camera, 32GB of storage, and more, to launch Thursday   —  T-Mobile's oft-leaked budget smartphone is now official.  The Revvl is launching tomorrow (August 10th) for a mere $125 if paid all at once.
Aug 9, 2017, 11:00 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Maps for Android now displays a graph showing the best time of day to travel to your destination   —  Google is always adding something new to Maps, but not everyone gets the new stuff at the same time.  Right now, it looks like Google has added a nifty travel time graph to directions …
Jul 17, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google adds new features to Home, including ability to play music uploaded to or purchased from Play Music, not just songs from Google's online catalog   —  Google Home launched with a number of missing features, some of which have been addressed.  Not all of them, though.
Jul 12, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Source: Nest working on indoor security camera with 4K resolution for smart digital zoom, priced higher than current cameras at $300, expected end of May   —  Google-owned Nest used to be one of the few companies selling WiFi home security cameras, but now everyone is doing it.
May 22, 2017, 6:50 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google is shutting down Spaces, its experimental group messaging app, on April 17, will make app read-only on March 3   —  After nine months of existence, Google is throwing in the towel on group messaging app Spaces.  It's going read-only on March 3rd and will be completely offline on April 17th.
Feb 24, 2017, 6:45 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
E-mail to OEMs: Google will discontinue Google Now Launcher in the coming weeks   —  Google currently has two launcher apps in the Play Store; Google Now Launcher and Pixel Launcher.  In a few months, there will only be one.  According to an email forwarded to us by a tipster …
Feb 3, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google acknowledges Pixel lens flare issue and is working on an OTA software fix for HDR+   —  The Google Pixel is a great phone—even David likes it, and David does not like things as a rule.  It has the best smartphone camera Google has ever sold, but it's not without its problems.
Oct 26, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context

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