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Jacob Long / Android Police:
Google unveils Family Library for Google Play purchases, will allow apps to be shared among six people, likely beginning July 2   —  We knew it was coming eventually, but just before the Google I/O keynote began, Google updated its developer documentation with more details about Family Library.
May 19, 2016, 6:55 AMIn context
Michael Crider / Android Police:
Xiaomi announces the Mi Box, a 4K Android TV set-top box with Bluetooth voice remote, coming to US soon   —  You might have noticed that there aren't a lot of Android TV boxes around.  Aside from the original Nexus Player, the much-recommended NVIDIA SHIELD, and the generally regrettable Razer Forge TV …
May 18, 2016, 11:55 PMIn context
Bertel King, Jr / Android Police:
Android VR Placeholder Pops Up In The Google Play Developer Console   —  Yesterday we reported on a rumor that Google would unveil a new “Android VR” platform at Google I/O next week, along with a standalone headset.  Today we're seeing what looks like additional evidence.
May 13, 2016, 10:55 PMIn context
Michael Crider / Android Police:
The Google Store Starts Selling Cardboard VR Viewers In Canada, The United Kingdom, France, And Germany   —  So you've yet to snag a free Google Cardboard VR headset from a trade show.  Or a Star Wars promotion.  Or a copy of the New York Times, or a late-night talk show host, or even a freakin' porn website.
May 11, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Keyboard rolls out major v5.0 update with one-handed mode, adjustable keyboard height, optional key borders, new gestures, more   —  Google Keyboard Gets A Huge Update To v5.0 With One-Handed Mode, Optional Key Borders, New Gestures, And More [APK Download]
May 2, 2016, 6:05 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
OnHub Supports Home Automation Via IFTTT After Latest Software Update   —  The OnHub has been out for more than six months now, and it hasn't evolved much beyond the basic router functionality.  Google promised us smart home features, and now it's starting to happen.  The latest OnHub update added support for IFTTT.
Apr 28, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
Michael Crider / Android Police:
Sony releases Android N developer preview build for two Xperia Z3 variants, in cooperation with Google   —  Normally only Nexus and other first-party Google devices get a taste of an upcoming Android version before it's released, barring custom ROMs and other end user activities.
Apr 24, 2016, 5:25 AMIn context
Bertel King, Jr / Android Police:
Google Open Sources WALT, A Tool For Measuring Touch And Audio Latency On Android And Chrome OS   —  From a user perspective, a phone is either snappy or it's not.  If it isn't, the device is either old or garbage that a manufacturer should be ashamed of shipping.  —  Technically, things aren't quite so simple.
Apr 5, 2016, 11:00 AMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
LG G5 review: inferior to Galaxy S7 in almost every way; modular design and accessories, wide-angle camera feel more like gimmicks than useful features   —  LG G5 Review: A Bit Of A Mess, Frankly  —  LG is a company whose smartphone products have gone from bottom of the barrel to highly competitive in under four years.
Apr 3, 2016, 9:55 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Amazon Updates Its Policies To Ban USB Type-C Cables That Are Not Fully Spec Compliant   —  Googler Benson Leung has a new ally in his fight against bad Type-C cables on Amazon, and it's none other than Amazon itself.  Leung reports that Amazon has added a new line to its prohibited listing guidelines …
Mar 30, 2016, 5:25 PMIn context

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