Tag: Google Play Services

API requirements in 2019 now on level 28 for Android 9 Pie

The Android Q is now part of the rumor mill but before the new Android dessert is served or previewed, we're interested to know...
Google Play Services API

Google Play Services ending support for API level 14, 15

Google Play Services allow most apps and device to improve further. Before you can update some Android apps, you may be required to update...

LineageOS puts out a build with microG as alternative to Google Play Services

Every Android smartphone out there – if we were to go by Google’s design – would contain Google Play Services. Android is technically open...

Google Play Protect disables phone’s Bluetooth, temporary solution found

Google has been hyping on Android’s tougher protection against malware and Trojans, and part of that protection system is Google Play Protect that comes...

Android launches Nearby Connections 2.0 API, focus on full offline device communications

The Nearby Connections API was designed by Google for Android devices and basically other things that are in physical proximity to the user, provided...

Google Assistant ready for Marshmallow, Nougat phones with Google Play Services

Your Google Assistant will no longer be exclusive to the Pixel phones and Google Home. We knew it would happen soon and over the...

Google updates Verify Apps to show newly scanned apps

Scanning apps already installed is possible with the Verify Apps framework. Google launched this a few years ago to ensure mobile security and checking...

Updated Google Play Services ends support for Gingerbread, Honeycomb

Google Play Services is getting several enhancements. Together with the Firebase for Android, this feature gets API level 14 at minimum. This Version 10.2.0...

Google Play Services preps for Android Pay on Android Wear, Instant Apps

Google Play Services has just been updated to version 10.0, and while we don’t specifically have new things to ogle at, it seems like...

Google Awareness APIs now available on Google Play services

Some Google APIs are anticipated by Android developers because they offer a number of new and cool features. The latest series we're excited to...

Google Play Services 9.2 brings back Android Mobile Vision, adds new Text API

The Android Mobile Vision API was introduced almost a year ago to Google Play Services, but it was removed for one reason or another....

Improvements and updates coming to Google Play, Play Services v9.0

As the I/O 2016 conference rolls along, Google will not miss a chance to make improvements in its premier app market ecosystem which is...