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CES 2022: Making the most of your drive with GoogleCES 2022: Making the most of your drive with GoogleProduct Director, Android for Cars

Reading Time: 4 minutes Editor’s note: Google planned to attend CES 2022 but pulled out of having an in-person presence due to concerns over COVID-19. Google’s vision of helpfulness on the road is to provide a safe and seamless connected experience. Today, we’re introducing several updates for cars compatible with Android Auto and cars with Google built-in. Your Android […]

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CES 2022: Better together with Android and beyondCES 2022: Better together with Android and beyondVP of Multi-Device Experiences

Reading Time: 6 minutes Editors note: Google planned to attend CES 2022 but pulled out due to concerns over COVID-19. The average U.S. household had 25 connected devices in 2021, up from 11 in 2019. If you’re like me, you want to pick and choose the devices that work best for you regardless of brand. You also want to […]

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A closer look at Android 12 (Go edition)A closer look at Android 12 (Go edition)Group Product Manager

Reading Time: 4 minutes Android (Go edition) launched in 2017 with the goal to help more people access the best of Android and Google through affordable, entry-level phones. Fast forward to today — over 200 million people actively use an Android (Go edition) phone. With the recent release of Android 12 (Go edition), we’re building on what you care […]

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Working with the WHO to power digital health appsWorking with the WHO to power digital health appsProduct ManagerSoftware Engineer

Reading Time: 3 minutes Nearly 4 billion people around the world don’t have access to the essential healthcare services they need, like immunizations or pediatric care. Complicating matters, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates a global shortage of 18 million healthcare workers by 2030 — primarily in low-and-middle income countries (LMICs). In many countries, healthcare workers use smartphone applications […]

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Get festive this holiday season with new Android featuresGet festive this holiday season with new Android featuresInteraction Designer, Google Assistant

Reading Time: 5 minutes Special delivery! As we head into the busiest time of year, Android is becoming even more helpful with new features that make it a joy to create, capture, relive, and share holiday memories — all while strengthening security and personalization. Let’s take a look at what’s new. Keep your family on track this season with […]

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Training the next generation of Android developersTraining the next generation of Android developersHead of Developer Inspiration & Inclusion

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pictured left to right: Natalia Villalobos, Omoju Miller, Laura Markell and Kat Kuan In 2015, Developer Advocate Kat Kuan and I took a walk around the marshlands of Google’s Mountain View campus. We asked ourselves, “Why aren’t there more people of diverse backgrounds building apps for Android?” We noticed that the Android training content offered […]

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Widgets just got better on Android 12Widgets just got better on Android 12Product Director

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last week, we announced new widgets for Android to bring helpful content and actions from your Google apps right to your Home screen. And today, they’re officially live. Here’s a rundown of what’s now available, and what we’re most excited about. Personalization with Material You Your device should be just as unique as you are, […]

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Bring your WhatsApp chat history to AndroidBring your WhatsApp chat history to AndroidProduct Manager

Reading Time: 2 minutes Switching to a new phone can be a daunting experience, especially if you are moving to a completely different operating system. We want to make this process easier, so with the recent Android 12 release, we added the ability to transfer all your essentials by connecting your iPhone with your new Android phone using a […]

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A dozen things to love in Android 12A dozen things to love in Android 12VP of Engineering

Reading Time: 4 minutes Android 12, which starts rolling out on Pixel 3 and above today, delivers even more personal, safe and effortless experiences on your device. It features a totally reimagined and personalized user interface, new privacy features that are designed for your safety, and more seamless ways to get right into your gameplay or even switch to […]

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The best of Google available on Samsung Galaxy foldablesThe best of Google available on Samsung Galaxy foldablesVice President, Platforms and Ecosystems Marketing

Reading Time: 4 minutes From split-screen multitasking with the power of Google Workspace apps to hands-free Duo calls in Flex mode, Google and Samsung continue to work together to create more helpful experiences on Android foldables. When we combine the helpfulness of Google’s apps and services with Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G devices, a […]

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Two new tools that make your phone even more accessibleTwo new tools that make your phone even more accessibleProduct Manager, Google ResearchProduct Manager, Central Accessibility Team

Reading Time: 4 minutes Every day, people use voice commands, like “Hey Google,” or their hands to navigate their phones. However, that’s not always possible for people with severe motor and speech disabilities.  To make Android more accessible for everyone, we’re introducing two new tools that make it easier to control your phone and communicate using facial gestures: Camera […]

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New Android features coming this seasonNew Android features coming this seasonProduct Lead

Reading Time: 5 minutes With Android, you can look forward to your device getting better and better throughout the year. From accessibility to Android Auto to features that make your life just a little easier, like Assistant and Gboard, we’re rolling out new features that help you do more, stay secure and have more fun with your Android phone. […]

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Upgrade your drive with Google as your copilotUpgrade your drive with Google as your copilotProduct Director, Google AssistantProduct Director, Android for Cars

Reading Time: 4 minutes Do you drive with your phone clipped to your air vent? Or does your car have the latest built-in infotainment system? No matter what kind of car you own, Google is ready to make your drive better.  We’re bringing updates to Google Assistant driving mode, Android Auto and cars with Google built-in (welcome Honda!) to […]

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PlayStation 5: Bluetooth-Geräte einfach verbinden

Reading Time: 6 minutes Ihr wisst bestimmt, dass die Verbindung zwischen Controller und PS5, wie schon bei den vorherigen PlayStation-Generationen, über den Bluetooth-Funkstandard erfolgt. Das ist schnell, sicher, stabil und ihr könnt nicht nur den DualSense-, sondern auch problemlos DualShock- und Motion-Controller sowie Sony Bluetooth-Headsets nutzen. Welche BT-Geräte bereits schon einmal an eurer PS5 angeschlossen waren und welche aktuell […]