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Dan Thorp-Lancaster / Android Central:
Google is working on new Tango-based Visual Positioning Service, which will be like an indoor GPS for AR devices   —  Google's Daydream VR platform got a lot of love on the Google I/O stage, but the company has some intriguing plans for augmented reality (AR) as well.
May 17, 2017, 7:40 PMIn context
Jerry Hildenbrand / Android Central:
Google's Project Treble in Android O tries to make vendor and carrier updates easier by separating vendor specific implementations from the higher levels of OS   —  How Google can build one update that works everywhere.  —  In March 2016, when the Android N developer preview was released, we noticed something was different.
May 12, 2017, 4:25 PMIn context
Andrew Martonik / Android Central:
Huawei Watch 2 review: looks good, dust and water-resistant, but feels cheap, and priced too high, making it a poor successor to original   —  Huawei built up a lot of good will over the past two years, only to let it slide in 2017.  —  The original Huawei Watch was a go-to choice …
Mar 13, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Alex Dobie / Android Central:
Samsung sends out invites for Unpacked event on March 29 at 11AM ET in New York, where it's expected to launch Galaxy S8   —  New flagship breaks cover in just over a month.  —  Samsung's 2017 flagship phones are about to move beyond mere rumor and speculation — Samsung is teasing the arrival …
Feb 26, 2017, 2:21 PMIn context
Daniel Bader / Android Central:
Moto G5, G5 Plus hands-on: G5's CPU slower than G4's, 5" screen not great, but still a good deal at €199; $229 G5 Plus faster than G4 but no USB-C or NFC in US   —  The Moto G line gets another solid update, but a few confounding choices keep it from perfection.
Feb 26, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Andrew Martonik / Android Central:
LG debuts 1.2" $249 Watch Style and 1.38" $349 Watch Sport with Android Wear 2.0, on sale Feb. 10; the Sport is bulky but has NFC, GPS, LTE, heart rate monitor   —  Welcome to a new era of Android Wear smartwatches.  —  Google is ready to launch its newest revision of Android Wear …
Feb 8, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Andrew Martonik / Android Central:
Samsung's bigger Gear S3 smartwatches launch in the US on November 18 starting at $349; pre-orders begin November 6   —  The latest Gear smartwatches up the features, but also the price.  —  Samsung's new Gear S3 watch line — which comes in both a Frontier and Classic model …
Nov 3, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Alex Dobie / Android Central:
LG unveils V20 5.7-inch phone with Android 7.0 Nougat, secondary “ticker” screen, 3200mAh removable battery, available in Korea this month, other regions later   —  LG's latest big-screened handset boasts a metal body and removable battery — along with new cameras and a secondary ticker display.
Sep 6, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
Andrew Martonik / Android Central:
Sources: this year's Google-branded Android phones will not use “Nexus” name, will feature additional software and a tweaked interface atop “vanilla” Android   —  The ‘Nexus’ brand is going away, but the biggest deal here is the large change in software experience that will accompany the new branding.
Aug 30, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Alex Dobie / Android Central:
Android's Verify Apps feature, included in Google Play Services and enabled by default since Android 4.2, can identify and block apps using the QuadRooter flaw   —  Latest exploit is roadblocked on 90% of Android devices, thanks to security feature enabled in Android 4.2.
Aug 10, 2016, 5:55 AMIn context

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