Google made a lot of announcements at its ‘Google for India’ event in New Delhi, where it offered a peek into the company’s plans for the Indian market.
Android 8.1 Developer Preview 2 has been released for the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel C, Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, and Pixel 2 XL.
Google’s latest Android OS 8.0 Oreo is now running on 0.3 per cent devices, up from 0.2 per cent in October.
To better help users with disabilities, Android has a set of Accessibility Services that developers can use to improve their applications.
Other than HTC U11 Life, the company could also announce its flagship U11 Plus smartphone on November 2.
Google’s ‘Activity Recognition’ Android permission can reveal to company the kind of physical activity that user is doing and the apps they’re using on their Android device.
Google’s efforts to enhance security have yielded desired results as 64 per cent of Chrome traffic on Android devices is now protected.
Additionally, Google is making Android Instant apps available on Play Store with a new ‘Try it Now’ button that will let people experience the app before downloading it.
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Google’s Android 7.0 Nougat software update is just a little over 1GB in size. It brings with it several features like improved multi-window usability, notifications, and quick settings as well as dual messenger function.
Google’s latest Android OS 8.0 Oreo is now listed on the monthly data mapping the distribution of various versions of the mobile OS.
Google’s Android Nougat update will be rolled out for Moto X Play users in India soon. Motorola, in a tweet confirmed that Nougat will make its way to Moto X Play soon
The company licensed its specialized version of Alphabet Inc’s Android software to Chinese contract manufacturer Yangzhou New Telecom Science & Technology Co, known as NTD.
Motorola has announced that the Moto G4 Plus will get an update to Android 8.0 Oreo. Unfortunately, there’s no information if the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Play will be getting the latest software update.
Google has shared its latest Android Distribution data collected during a seven day period ending September 11, and there’s no sign of Android Oreo. Notably, Google does not display any Android versions with less than 0.1 per cent distribution. Meanwhile, Android Nougat is gaining adoption.