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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
Cody Toombs / Android Police:
APK teardown reveals Google plans to end support for its physical Wallet card June 30   —  Google Is Preparing To Drop Support For The Physical Wallet Card On June 30th  —  The first signs of the Google Wallet Card were discovered during an APK Teardown, so it only seems fitting that its death should also be foretold the same way.
Mar 29, 2016, 3:45 PMIn context
Rita El Khoury / Android Police:
Cyanogen launches new Mod platform to let 3rd-party apps use Cyanogen APIs for deeper OS integration; Cortana, TrueCaller, Hyperlapse, Skype among Mods debuting   —  Cyanogen Launches A New MOD Platform For Deeper Integration Of Apps In Android — Not To Be Confused With The CyanogenMod Custom ROM
Feb 22, 2016, 11:45 AMIn context
Michael Crider / Android Police:
LG Announces A Fancy Touch-Enabled Cover For The G5 Before The Phone Itself   —  LG is really excited about the G5.  So excited, in fact, that they just can't wait until Mobile World Congress later this month.  To tide themselves over for the next few weeks, the PR folks have officially announced …
Feb 11, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Cody Toombs / Android Police:
Google Streamlines Play Games API: Allows Automatic Sign-In And Only Shows A Prompt When Google+ Access Is Requested   —  If you're an avid gamer on Android, get ready to see quite a bit fewer of those pesky Google+ sign-in prompts.  Google is rearranging things a bit in the Games API to cut …
Jan 25, 2016, 9:00 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google testing option to install apps directly from search results on Android without opening Play Store   —  Google Is Rolling Out The Ability To Install Apps Directly From Search Results  —  Google is always testing one or two little things in search results, but this is a more significant change.
Jan 19, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context

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