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Google will mandate review process to boost Wear OS app quality

Google will mandate review process to boost Wear OS app quality

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Google is concerned that Wear OS apps aren’t meeting their full potential under the Play Store’s optional app review process, so it will make pre-release reviews mandatory starting in October. The current optional review system has been used since the launch of Android Wear 2.0 last year. Developers should note two deadlines: New Wear OS apps will

‘Google Coach’ Health & Fitness App Coming To Wearables: Report

‘Google Coach’ Health & Fitness App Coming To Wearables: Report

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Google is working on a new wearable app meant to serve as a digital health and fitness assistant with a provisional name of “Google Coach,” Android Police reports, citing no particular sources. The Alphabet-owned company is currently said to be prioritizing Wear OS devices, though the app will also offer a degree of smartphone functionality,

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is 50% off on Google Play Store

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is 50% off on Google Play Store

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One of the best RPGs (role-playing game) of all time, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is now on sale in the Google Play Store. Usually available for $9.99, Bioware's game is now available for purchase for just $4.99, probably for the next week or so. The Android version of the game was ported by Aspyr Media, but it hasn't been slimmed down at all, which means that you'll probably spend between 20 and 30 hours to experience the game's main story. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is an amazing saga that will send players on an epic journey across eight massive worlds in ...

Report: Google Coach Will be Company’s AI-Powered Health and Fitness Platform

Report: Google Coach Will be Company’s AI-Powered Health and Fitness Platform

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According to a report from Android Police, Google is planning to launch an AI-powered fitness and health platform, called Google Coach. The name is subject to change. Said to be catered towards those who wear a Wear OS device, Coach is capable of not just tracking and detailing workouts, but it’s said to be more … Continued

Google announces Android 9 Pie (Go Edition) with improved security, coming this fall

Google announces Android 9 Pie (Go Edition) with improved security, coming this fall

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Earlier this year, Google released Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) in the hope of combatting any performance issues in the entry-level segment. While visually identical to the regular version of the OS, the Go Edition occupied roughly half the space and now, following the recent release of Android 9 Pie, the internet giant is back with an updated Go variant.

Google launches Pie edition of Android Go: Smaller, faster, and more secure

Google launches Pie edition of Android Go: Smaller, faster, and more secure

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Google just announced that Android Go is getting a Pie upgrade, only a week after the launch of Android 9.0 Pie.

Google's developing a fix for slow Pixel / Pixel XL charging speeds on Pie

Google's developing a fix for slow Pixel / Pixel XL charging speeds on Pie

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From new gestures to extending battery life, here's everything you need to know about Android Pie!

Google to Fix Android Pie’s Pixel Charging Bug

Google to Fix Android Pie’s Pixel Charging Bug

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Pixel users report bugs after upgrading to Android Pie.

Lenovo Smart Display review: Much more than a Google Home

Lenovo Smart Display review: Much more than a Google Home

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The Lenovo Smart Display is the first of its category to be released under the Android Things banner. This is the Lenovo Smart Display review.

Google Acknowledges Quick Charger Issues With The Pixel XL

Google Acknowledges Quick Charger Issues With The Pixel XL

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The other day after Google rolled out the Android 9.0 Pie update to their Pixel phones, it became apparent that there was an issue with it because Pixel XL owners started turning to the forums to complain about how their quick chargers stopped working. However the good news is that it looks like Google is aware of the issue and are working on it.

Google Will Fix Pixel (XL)’s Fast Charging Problem Soon

Google Will Fix Pixel (XL)’s Fast Charging Problem Soon

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After Google started to roll out Android 9 Pie update, reports started to pop up claiming that updating to Android 9 Pie breaks Google Pixel’s and Pixel XL’s fast charging, and it seems like Google is working on a way to fix that. According to a statement that Google shared with The Verge, the company

Google Says It's Going To Fix Android Pie Fast Charging Issue

Google Says It's Going To Fix Android Pie Fast Charging Issue

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Google is making an effort to solve the slow charging speed of its Pixel smartphones. The issue started following the Android 9 Pie upgrade. Although the new mobile OS has been tested for five months, the bug managed to pass through its beta period.

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