By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 09 Aug, 2019
Google has explained the benefits of the upcoming navigation gestures on Android Q. These gesture-based controls will be similar to how Chinese OEMs employ navigation on their Android skins, allowing users to swipe up from the bottom to get the home screen and swipe from either side towards the screen to go back.
By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 09 Aug, 2019
Google Pixel 4 will come with a 5.7-inch OLED display with full HD+ resolution while the Pixel 4 XL will feature a 6.3-inch OLED display that produces quad HD+ resolution.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 06 Aug, 2019
Several Pixel 3 units are now plagued with a camera issue. Users are reporting that the Pixel 3 camera is now stuttering and the images pictured are shaky. It's believed that the issue is happening because of a bug inside the Pixel 3 camera’s optical image stabilisation (OIS) system which also makes a noise when idle.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 02 Aug, 2019
Google is now ceasing to listen to voice recordings from Google Assistant, be it from smartphones or Google Home products but the suspension only applies to its users in the European Union. The suspension will be valid for at least three months as Germany’s Data Protection aims to investigate the issue.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 01 Aug, 2019
Google Play Pass subscription service will offer users access to hundreds of premium apps and games for a monthly fee of $4.99 (approx. Rs 350). First-time users will get a 10-day free trial to Google Play Pass.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 30 Jul, 2019
Google has revealed that the Pixel 4 will come loaded with new motion-sensing radar chip, making it the first smartphones to be equipped with such features.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Jul, 2019
Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are touted to come with 6GB of RAM, an upgrade from 4GB RAM on older Pixel phones till yet. The phones will also come with 128 GB of native storage and displays with tall aspect ratio of 19:9. The Pixel 4 and 4 XL will feature Full HD+ and Quad HD+ displays respectively.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 Jul, 2019
Google employees can listen to excerpts from the audio recording that are stored upon talking to the Google Assistant. While Google does mention that voice recordings are stored on their servers, the fact that its employees can listen to them hasn’t been added to its terms and conditions.
By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 11 Jul, 2019
The company has introduced a new Explore tab, For You and dining Offers on its platform.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 06 Jul, 2019
The company is said to be working on Ambient mode, Brief your Assistant, Shortcuts and more for Google Assistant.
By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 28 Jun, 2019
The Google patent shows a book-style phone that opens and closes like the Galaxy Fold, but with more that one displays on the inside. As a book, the patent revealed a hinge where multiple screens will be hooked like pages in a book. Google is considering to use flexible screens on the inside as multiple pages.
By: The Mobile Indian network, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 26 Jun, 2019
Stay Safer will primarily alert and notify users traveling in taxis, auto-rickshaws when their vehicle goes off-route. The feature also allows users to share their live trip status with friends and family when travelling alone. Users will be notified if the driver deviates more than 0.5KM from the Google Maps suggested route.
By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 21 Jun, 2019
The new colour variant of Google Pixel 4 will join the Black and White colour variants.
By: Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi - 19 Jun, 2019
Fresh details of the Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL have been leaked online.