Android Buffet

Android Buffet

Guru and Jere

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Episode 460 – Jere is Getting Very Sleepy

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* Android News



* Android Dev Summit set for October 23rd and 24th and will be broadcast live.

* First reference to Android 11 in the Android Dev Summit schedule

* New Pixel 4 will not have unlimited original quality backups





* App News...

Episode 459 – Urban Axe Throwing

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* Ikea’s New Smart Blinds are worth the wait

* Android News



* Google will require new Android devices to run Android 10 if approved after January 31, 2020

* Google requires new Android devices with Type C ports to not break USB-PD compatibility





* App News...

Episode 458 – This is Your House Calling

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* Android News



* Google updates policies to not store Assistant audio data by default

* Google announced Android 10 Go Edition





* App News



* Pocket Casts goes freemium, sells PC app and extra features for $10 a year

* Google Home app reportedly getting redesigned Cast media UI...

Episode 457 – 1.0 or .100

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* Android News



* Google One now offers automatic backup for Android phones

* New Pixel event October 15

* Google offering Android TV operator dongle designed and developed by Google





* App News



* Dark mode is finally rolling out to Gmail for Android...

Episode 456 – Informed Delivery

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* Android News



* Welcome to Android 10

* Android 10 Gesture FAQ

* Android 10 supports direct streaming to hearing aids.

* Google Maps tests using your chosen Asssitant voice when navigating.





* App News



* Google Assistant adds Whatsapp voice and video call support...

Episode 455 – No More Desserts

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* Android News



* Queen Cake and Quince Tart will never be

* Nokia has 96% of its phone running Android Pie

* Google Play Store will start autoplaying store listing videos next months





* App News



* Google Maps, Drive, and Contacts get quick-switch gesture...

Episode 454 – Status Not Found

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* Wide Awake at 3AM? Don’t just look at your phone.

* Android News



* Android Q to get customizable styles and clocks.

* Wear OS could be amazing if Google and Qualcomm took it seriously

* Android Gets Refreshed Branding, Android Q is just Android 10





* App News...

Episode 453 – Stay Classy San Diego

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* Android News



* Final Beta Update, official Android Q coming soon

* Huawei reveals HarmonyOS, its cross-platform Android replacement

* You already have my money, please stay out of my notifications

* Logging into some Google services on Android is now as easy as unlocking your phone...

Episode 452 – Android Buffet Unfiltered

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* Android News



* Voiceless emergency operator options coming to Pixel Phones

* Google tests letting you change the audio output from the Nest Hub to other cast devices.

* Google Assistant can now read and reply to WhatsApp, Slack, etc





* App News...

Episode 451 – Chromecast is a Year Older

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* Home Automation



* Google replacing verbal assistant replies when turning off lights with Home/Hub

* Wyze launches $15 pair of smart plugs





* Android News



* Sound Amplifier is an Accessibility app that helps people hear clearly...
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