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Rose Behar / Android Police:
Google Assistant adds Routines integration into clock app, ability to reply to intercom-style Broadcasts, and a command to put devices into Do Not Disturb mode   —  In the voice assistant market, the most meaningful features often don't sound that impressive: more often than not …
Nov 14, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Scott Scrivens / Android Police:
Chrome enables Picture-in-Picture support on desktop by default on macOS, Windows, and Linux   —  It's a popular feature on Android, especially useful if you want to watch YouTube videos while you do other things, and now Picture-in-picture (PiP) is officially coming to the desktop.
Oct 23, 2018, 1:00 AMIn context
Rose Behar / Android Police:
Instagram adds notifications to its web apps and Instagram Lite, which is still in testing   —  If you use Instagram's mobile web app, then you've likely been waiting patiently for the addition of notifications since it launched in the first half of 2017.  That wait is finally over.
Sep 25, 2018, 7:05 PMIn context
Ryne Hager / Android Police:
Yubico launches new YubiKey 5 Series 2FA keys, supports passwordless FIDO2 and NFC   —  Supporting FIDO2  —  Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today announced the launch of the YubiKey 5 Series, the industry's first multi-protocol security keys supporting FIDO2.
Sep 24, 2018, 7:50 AMIn context
Richard Gao / Android Police:
Google gives YouTube TV subscribers the option of pausing their subscription for anytime between four weeks to six months   —  Pausing memberships isn't something that many subscription services offer, but YouTube TV is now joining that limited club.  In the (probably pretty rare) …
Sep 6, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Richard Gao / Android Police:
Snapchat releases Alpha version of redesigned UI for Android with primary focus on performance, can be enabled on devices with root access   —  Back in November of last year, Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel announced that a new Android app was being built from the ground up.
Aug 19, 2018, 12:45 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google says developers seeking to qualify their app for Wear OS must follow design guidelines by October 1, as it tries to improve the quality of apps   —  If you've been a Wear OS user for a while, odds are you've noticed that wearable apps in the Play Store are sometimes not very good.
Aug 15, 2018, 4:20 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Android 9 Pie finally fixes a Wear OS phone call audio bug that was first reported over 10 months ago   —  In late 2017, Wear OS users reported via Google's issue tracker that Bluetooth call audio was thoroughly busted.  Then, they waited... and waited.  This has been going on for so long …
Aug 8, 2018, 4:50 PMIn context
Scott Scrivens / Android Police:
Images and video of alleged Google Pixel 3 XL production unit leak, showing a large notch on the top of the display and USB-C earbuds in the box   —  We're now just a couple of months out from the reveal of Google's latest Pixel phones, so we expected that leaks and rumors would start to intensify.
Aug 8, 2018, 1:35 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Maps is rolling out a feature that shows the battery level of a device used when it is sharing location   —  Google has gone through several version of location sharing over the years, all the way back to Google Latitude.  That feature was inside Maps, but then location sharing moved to Google+.
Aug 3, 2018, 10:25 AMIn context

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