Google just announced brand-new features coming to the next version of Android
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- Google announced new features at Google I/O for its upcoming version of Android that hadn't been announced before.
- Google is focusing a lot on improving privacy, but it's also adding useful features we can use on a day-to-day basis.
- The one feature I can't wait for is Dark Theme for Android, which makes looking at your phone more comfortable, as well as improving the battery life on your smartphone.
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Google went over some of the Android Q features we already knew about during Google I/O, and it also announced some new features to expect in the next version of Android that weren't previously announced.
So far, we knew that Android Q will bring some well-needed privacy enhancements, like giving you better control over an app's access to your location information. We also knew that Google is adding support for foldable smartphones, improving WiFi performance on a per-app basis, and letting third-party apps use your phone camera's portrait mode feature.
Check out the new Android Q features Google announced on Tuesday:
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Android Q will have native support for 5G networks.
Android Q will have a "Live Caption" feature that will bring captions to any video on your device, even your own home videos.
Smart Reply is coming to Android Q, Google's service that predicts what text you'll type next — and it can even predict actions you'll take.
And my personal favorite upcoming feature: Dark Theme.
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