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Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
Google Play app called “Updates for Samsung”, with 10M+ installs and no affiliation with Samsung, tricks users into paying $35/year to download firmware updates   —  “Updates for Samsung” app promises firmware updates but only shows ads and wants money for (working) downloads.
Jul 5, 2019, 7:45 PMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
A long Q&A with three Google engineers on Android Q and Project Mainline, which aims to let Google and OEMs only update certain parts of the OS at a time   —  Ars interviews Android Engineers Dave Burke, Iliyan Malchev, and Anwar Ghuloum.  —  As has become tradition for Ars at Google I/O …
Jul 4, 2019, 6:55 PMIn context
Mehedi Hassan / Thurrott:
Microsoft rolls out a Your Phone update in Windows 10 allowing users to receive and manage Android notifications on a PC; complete rollout expected by July 9   —  Microsoft is rolling out a new update to the Your Phone experience in Windows 10.  The company is enabling a major new feature for the app.
Jul 2, 2019, 7:25 PMIn context
The Keyword:
Google rolls out live traffic delays for buses and predictions of transit crowdedness in nearly 200 cities globally for Google Maps on iOS and Android   —  On days when everything runs smoothly, taking public transit is one of the best ways to get around town.
Jun 27, 2019, 12:50 PMIn context
David Richards / Channel News:
Report: court documents, government and industry sources detail decades of Huawei's alleged IP theft, from the science behind 5G to phone accessory designs   —  As Australians move to flog their Huawei smartphones due to security concerns and the fact that Google has pulled the plug …
May 26, 2019, 11:40 AMIn context
Rita El Khoury / Android Police:
Amazon says Alexa is now compatible with 60,000 smart home devices from 7,400 brands, up from 20,000 devices in September 2018   —  Google I/O is kicking off in a few hours and we expect to hear a lot about Android, Assistant, and various other Google products and services during the conference.
May 8, 2019, 3:40 PMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Variety:
Google says Android TV is used by 140+ pay TV operators worldwide, will launch redesigned Play Store on Android TV later this year with easier app discovery   —  Android TV didn't get any keynote stage time at Google's I/O developer conference in Mountain View, Calif. Tuesday …
May 7, 2019, 9:20 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google launches Android Studio 3.5 beta with speed and stability improvements, support for Chrome OS 72 and high-end x86-based Chromebooks, and more   —  At last year's I/O developer conference, Google announced Project Marble, an effort to bring more speed and stability to the company's Android Studio IDE.
May 7, 2019, 6:50 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch:
Android Q devices do not have to restart to apply security updates and can get them over-the-air, but the feature requires OEMs' participation   —  Devices shipping with Android Q will receive over-the-air security patches without having to go through device manufacturers.
May 7, 2019, 4:35 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google updates its Android distribution data dashboard for first time in 6 months, shows Android Pie adoption at 10%+, says it will stop issuing monthly updates   —  After more than six months of no updates, Google has finally updated its Android distribution data.
May 7, 2019, 4:05 PMIn context

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