Hi Everyone ,
Im back for the Top Android News Of The Week [Till Oct 28]
Android is growing day by day .... So lets check the happenings in this week :
1) Playstation VU arrives on Android TV
Sony is expanding its streaming service, PlayStation Vue, to owners of Android TV devices. The company also announced the service would be coming to PC and Mac users in the near future.
2) Google Home App
The Google Cast app has been rebranded as Google Home. The update includes a new icon, as well as a few design tweaks to create a new experience for those who purchase Google Home.
3) Google VR Startup
It has been announced that Google has purchased Eyefluence, a company that has been working on eye-tracking technology for the last 3.5 years. There is speculation that Google will be using this technology in an upcoming, unannounced, Virtual Reality headset.
4) Qualcomm Has Bought NXP Semiconductors In A $47B Deal
5) Google Photo Albums
6) You will soon be able to use Paypal while chatting on FB Messenger
7) Facebook Teens Only Lifestage App Now On Android
Facebook’s video profile app designed for teens called Lifestage is now available on Android after launching on iOS back in August. No Facebook account is needed to sign up, but it’s designed for people 21 and younger.
8) Google Messenger Update
9)Google Seems To Be Slowly Rolling Out Allo Version 2.0
Google is slowly rolling out version 2.0 of Allo, but there aren’t any major changes other than the inclusion of a monochrome theme and a new splash screen.
10) Facebook Takes On Snapchat With Disappearing Messages.
Facebook borrowed Snapchat’s Stories feature for Instagram Stories and now it’s testing a new camera app that allows you to take selfies and videos with filters and effects built in. You an then share these videos and pictures with friends on your news feed. Don’t get any replies within 24 hours? The story disappears. Sound familiar? That’s because it’s basically Snapchat.
Do Check Out The Previous Week News Too Incase You Missed It :
Android News Week 1 [Oct 15] - Here
Android News Week 2 [Oct 22] - Here