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  1. Android News

    New Duo APK Teardown reveals low volume alerts coming

    A new APK Teardown of Duo has revealed that low volume alerts will be coming for those in voice calls to keep track of the amount of battery they have left.
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    The latest version of Allo prepares to bring new camera effects and more

    An APK Teardown of the latest version of Allo shows that Google may be adding audio message transcriptions, camera effects, and more in a future update.
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    The latest Google app update mentions Pixel 2 squeeze feature

    The latest Google app beta is rolling out and reveals a number of features being developed for the Google Assistant. New customization options might allow users to select different voices and hotwords. Meanwhile, there are references to the Pixel 2’s rumored squeezable frame, sleep sounds, and...
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    Latest Google Home update hints at an option to automatically cast to specific devices

    Google just pushed out a new update to their Google Home application that brings its version up to 1.24. This update doesn't add any new features, but an APK teardown does show signs of a way to automatically cast to a specific TV or speaker system.
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    Latest YouTube Kids update hints at user profiles and better offline video controls

    Google just rolled out a new update to YouTube Kids that brings its version up to 2.28. This update doesn't come with any big features, but an APK teardown does show signs of user profiles and better offline video management.
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    APK teardown of the new Google Wallet update hints at fingerprint support and more

    Google Wallet was just updated to version 20 and while there aren't any major user facing features, an APK teardown shown signs of fingerprint support as well as replacing its own PIN codes with Google Account PIN codes.
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    Latest Duo update adds auto-hiding controls, hints at logical notifications and more

    The latest update to Duo is rolling out now and it bumps the application up to version 12. This update adds a way to auto-hide video chat controls and an APK teardown shows hints of a low-bandwidth audio mode, and some new notifications.
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    Latest Google app update hints at a Notification Listener Service to intercept notifications

    An APK teardown of the latest Google application update (version 7.3) shows that a future update could allow the application to monitor your notifications for specific events. At this time it's unclear exactly why Google would be setting this up, but some speculate it has something to do with...
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    Latest Google Home update hints at cloud device casting, listing reminders and more

    Google is rolling out a new update to their Google Home application, and while there aren't any user-facing changes, an APK teardown reveals more. There are hints of future updates adding cloud device casting, support for 3rd-party assistant speakers, listing reminders, proxy support, clearing...
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    Latest Duo update now supports Android O's picture-in-picture mode

    Google is rolling out their latest update to Duo and this brings its version number up to 11. This update includes support for Android O' picture-in-picture mode, and an APK teardown shows hints of a call history feature.
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    Latest Android Pay update hints at a new feature called Visual ID

    Google recently pushed out an update to Android Pay and an APK teardown talks about a feature called Visual ID. If it gets pushed live, it would be a way to confirm your identity at participating stores for various reward programs.
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    Latest Google Play Store app update hints at an upcoming launch of Instant Apps support

    Google recently rolled out a new update to the Play Store application and an APK teardown shows a lot of mentions about Instant Apps. They were even able to capture a screenshot of how you'll choose your Instant Apps account once it has launched.
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    Google Photos APK teardown hints at sharing suggestions based on facial recognition

    Google has just pushed out a new update to the Google Photos application that brings its version up to 2.14. This update doesn't have any user-facing changes but an APK teardown does suggest a future update could add face recognition for personalization and sharing.
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    Latest Google app update removes hidden reference to Bisto

    A recent Google application update showed references to a device called Bisto in its APK teardown. However, a new APK teardown shows this reference has been removed. The teardown also has references to typing in Google Assistant, Assistant Shortcuts, a way to delete Assistant history and more.
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    Latest Google Maps beta update adds new parking details and more

    Google is rolling out a new update to the beta channel of their Google Maps application that adds the following changes. . . Free / Paid indicator for parking on detail pages Destinations now show if there is on-site parking Diving into the APK shows that a future update could change...
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    Latest Google Allo update hints at chat backups to Google Drive and more

    Google just rolled out version 9 of Allo and an APK teardown shows that a future update could include a feature to let you backup your chats to Google Drive or external storage. There are also some new bits of code about a quick selfie, group incognito chats and selfie-generated sticker packs.
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    Latest Google app update hints at multi-user hotword detection, rating services, and more

    XDA just did a teardown of the latest Google application update and learned about some new features that could be introduced in the future. If things go according to plan, we could see multi-user hotword detection, rating services, and references to something called Bisto.
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    APK teardown of the latest Play Store update hints at new security features

    Google has just rolled out a new update to the Play Store application that brings its version up to 7.7. While there don't seem to be any user-facing features added in this update, an APK teardown shows hints about warnings for installing unsafe software, a dedicated settings screen for...
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    APK teardown of Allo reveals possible new features like backups, quick selfies and more

    Google just rolled out a new update to Allo recently, but an APK teardown of the application has revealed some possible new features coming to the app. If things work out, we could see new features such as quick selfies, backup and restore, more stickers, and incognito mode in group chats.
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    APK teardown of the latest Google app update hints at IFTTT actions and more

    Google is rolling out a new update to the Google Search application that brings its version up to 6.16. There aren't any major user-facing changes with this update, but we can see hints of future features like phone authentication for Google Assistant payments, creating IFTTT actions, and the...
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    Future YouTube Kids update could allow parents to access it remotely

    Google has just rolled out a new update to their YouTube Kids application that doesn't change anything on the surface, but an APK teardown could reveal upcoming features. The big one here is that Google could start allowing parents to access the YouTube Kids application remotely.
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    Latest Google Home update lets you access alarms and timers set on Google Home

    Google Home just received an update that finally allows you to access both alarms and timers, but only if they were set on Google Home. An APK teardown reveals there is still work being done for multi-user profiles too.
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    Latest Inbox update hints at the ability to intelligently choose snippets from emails

    Google is rolling out a new update to their Inbox application and while there don't seem to be any user-facing changes, they did make some changes under the hood. In particularly, there are signs that a future update could intelligently choose snippets from emails and could also allow sorting.
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    Latest Gmail update hints at adding support for S/MIME Enhanced Encryption

    Google is rolling out version 7.2 of Gmail and an APK teardown reveals a possible feature that we could get in the future. If true, Google's official email application will include support for S/MIME Enhanced Encryption.
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    Latest Google Phone app update lets you share voicemail and hints at an RCS-based calling feature

    Google is rolling out version 8 of their phone application and the two noticeable changes is the ability to share voicemails, and updating the color of an App Shortcut icon color. The apk teardown reveals a feature that could let you simultaneously share an image and place a call to someone.