Google introduces Play Protect to keep harmful apps at bay

The fresh user interface shows which devices on your Google account are available to find on top, instead of the drop down icons. Users can now use any two applications simultaneously. And Smart Text Selection improves copy and paste.

Tapping into all the information you share with it, Google Home will now flash when it has an update for you regarding your scheudle.

Google's CEO Sundar Pichai announced the second generation "Tensor Processing Units", which is said to be made available on Google Cloud, will accelerate a wide range of machine learning workloads, including both training and inference for companies working on Machine Learning.

Google Assistant has its limitation as well. The Android platform is a juicy target for potential scammers, but Google so far seems to have dealt with threats quickly and efficiently (given the scope of the platform, you understand). First of all, you need to open the app and you either press the mic button or start typing to start with the new app. The company's popular Photos app will be upgraded with a feature for creating physical coffee table photo books, according to the person familiar. Improved language support using G Board, which allows users to type phonetically and have the translate feature automatically make the shift.

Android O, scheduled to be released to the public in August, will bring more fluid experiences to phones and tablets as well as improvements to battery life and security.

Android O, the next version of Google's mobile operating system, will be released "later this summer", the firm said. All the great search functionality that is powered by your Google history is present, as well as most of all the other great functions you have come to enjoy on an Android device. Google already has a number of security measures in place to help keep its smartphones safe, and yesterday, it revealed the next step in Android defense: Google Play Protect.

Google wants to make low-powered Android phones work better.

Google Play Protect is a security package for Android devices consisting of app scanning, browser protection, and anti-theft measures. And with more than 50 billion apps scanned every day, Google's machine learning systems are always on the lookout for new risks.

Play Protect detects and removes apps that might be harmful.

  • Zachary Reyes