Modified Pixel Launcher Now Available With Android Oreo Features

Aug 29, 2017, 00:40
Modified Pixel Launcher Now Available With Android Oreo Features

Google claims that the company scans about more than 50 billion apps every day. The tests are also in place to verify that the Google Play apps that come pre-installed on devices are authentic and going forward apps installed from the Play Store can work as intended.

All in all, Play Protect as it is built into every device with Google Play it will automatically check apps to keep users' data and device safe.

For example, the big takeaway from the comScore report is that a slight majority users (51 percent) do not download any apps in a month.

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Another new feature of Android Oreo is something called Project Treble, which uses architectural changes in the OS to speed up updating processes for Android device manufacturers.

Inside of version 9.60 for Google Maps, Picture-in-Picture (PiP) support appears to be live for folks running Android 8.0.

For the impatient lot, one way to get Android Oreo is to buy a Pixel smartphone and another is to root the phone (void its warranty) and install a custom ROM based on Android Oreo.

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If you've ever looked at your smartphone and thought about how many of those various apps you actually use, the report's main findings are not very surprising. But those are not convenient options, so here's an alternative, which works quite favourably to all Android smartphones.

It also comes with a new accessibility button that lets users to access the navigation bar accessibility features such as magnification and Select to Speak services.

But just as there are only so many TV channels and programs viewers can watch, there are only so many notifications and glances mobile users can afford to devote to their apps. You can also update the app directly from the app if there's any update available.

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By the end of this year, Android users can expect to see Oreo-supporting devices from Essential, HMD (Nokia), HTC, Huawei, Kyocera, LG, Motorola, Samsung, Sharp, and Sony, Google vice president of engineering Dave Burke said on Monday.

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