Google won't be able to keep track of your video watching and search history on YouTube, but your internet service provider and network manager can.
Why doesn't it allow downloads? It would make sense for people who are on tight data plans. In any case, it's in testing right now.
According to a company spokesperson, the storage space-saving Instagram Lite Android app is still undergoing (public) testing in just one global market.
There's code from an upcoming version of the Google Android app that signals a dedicated app for podcasts. They're currently tucked into Google Play Music.
Far from a popularity contest, the 2018 Google Play Awards were handed out to a mix of mainstream hits and obscure underdogs including BBC Earth: Life in VR and Episode by Pocket Gems.
The latest Android distribution chart looks just as bad as the one from last month, with Nougat in the lead, Marshmallow in second place, and Oreo at only 5.7 percent.
If you need an extra-small, lightning fast, privacy-focused new way to surf the web on your Android device, you could try to give Amazon's new "Internet" app a chance.
While it's practically impossible to prohibit ZTE from using actual Android source code, the company's smartphones might be kicked out of Google's Play Store.
Google forgot to revise the Android distribution chart last month, now reporting some massive growth for Oreo compared to February numbers.
Huawei and Honor phone users looking for a "family-friendly app store specifically designed" for them should look no further. Say hello to the global AppGallery.
For rolling digital services, European consumers are allowed 14 days to review their new subscription and, if desired, get a refund.
The Chinese OEM has set out a future footprint for Russia for its mobile payments system and it could have sights for Europe.
How can you lighten up an email app? You send email, you receive email. That's pretty much it. Well, it's part of the Android Go suite of apps.
The camera experience on the Essential Phone is getting better, even if the output still isn't what we'd like it to be. This update makes the best possible HDR easier to take.
Google Play Protect, machine learning techniques and an overall increased commitment to security made Android's main app store a more trusted and safer place in 2017 than ever before.
The only mobile app you'll need to follow the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics action is available from Samsung as a free Google Play or iOS App Store download.
You don't need any sort of subscription to purchase individual Google Play audiobooks in 45 countries around the world, and listen to them on Android, iOS or the web.
The app was published to the Play Store, left for LG Android phone users curious enough to download in confusion and had a hint of flagship moniker projection.
Android app security and performance will be a big focus for Google over the next couple of years, as proven by recently announced Play Store policy revisions.
The Android launcher formerly known as Arrow Launcher has reached a big download milestone and that's to be celebrated at the very least.
In the absence of official figures, we can only rely on Play Store installations of the proprietary Essential Phone camera app for sales approximations.
The December 2017 Android distribution numbers are in, and version 8.0 Oreo still can't rival the prevalence of Marshmallow, Lollipop, KitKat or Jelly Bean.
Google has a bunch of lightweight new Android apps designed primarily for smartphone users in India. Also, a special JioPhone version of Google Assistant.