Google releases Beta 3 of Android P

Google releases Beta 3 of Android P

Google releases Beta 3 of Android P

Google has released the fourth Developer Preview (DP) of Android P for the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL.

A theme throughout the main keynote, Digital Wellbeing was best showcased at the tail end of Android P's unveil. This feature will let users keep a tab of their smartphone usage. The Android maker has also released factory images and OTA zip files to help users manually install the fresh security patch on their respective devices. It looks like Google will only roll out this feature with the final build of Android. Google has now added a new setting "Device theme" under the Display section with three options- Automatic (based on wallpaper), Light and Dark. Meanwhile, Shush will automatically enter DND when a phone is turned over.

The first chance to smoke out use of those interfaces before Android P debuts probably tips this release over into something of decent importance for many Android developers.

BS Meter on Latest LeBron James Free-Agency Rumors and More
ET Sunday, the Cleveland Cavaliers will not meet in person with LeBron James or his representatives, sources told ESPN ". Rich Paul informed the Cavaliers on Friday that he would not opt-in to his $35.6 million contract for the 18-19 season.

Among the key updates this time out are finalized APIs so developers can start testing and building apps for the new version of the software. Those running the public beta on their Pixel devices should also get an update with the July Android security patch on their phones.

However, given that Digital Wellbeing is an OS-level feature, Google could take a launch approach similar to the Pixel 2. Android 8.1 Oreo with July security patches and Android P Beta 3 are now rolling out.

Provided you have a compatible device, you can sign up for the Android Beta Program here. "It's a great way to test your apps now to make sure they are ready before the final release", the company writes.

Recommended News

  • Andy Murray Has Pulled Out Of Wimbledon

    Andy Murray Has Pulled Out Of Wimbledon

    Andy Murray on Sunday delivered the message Wimbledon was dreading: he is pulling out of the tournament. It is the first time Murray has missed Wimbledon since 2007 when a wrist injury ruled him out.

    Trump issues WTO warning in meeting with Dutch leader

    The Netherlands' leader will be at the White House amid trade tensions involving the United States and a number of allies. The EU has been engaged in a dispute with the USA over the steel and aluminium tariffs, which were introduced on June 1.
    Belgium's time to shine at World Cup, says Hazard

    Belgium's time to shine at World Cup, says Hazard

    Henry scored three times two years later as France added the European Championship to its trophy cabinet. Roberto Martinez's unsafe side have lived up to their billing so far, winning all three group games.
  • Woman stalked by USA  newspaper shooter lived in fear of attack

    Woman stalked by USA newspaper shooter lived in fear of attack

    He has also repeatedly referred to the media as "Fake News" and has also called the media "the opposition party in many ways". Trump had ordered US flags lowered after mass-casualty school shootings in Texas and Florida earlier this year.
    Fortnite Playground Mode Still Isn't Ready

    Fortnite Playground Mode Still Isn't Ready

    Unlike Save the World, Fortnite Battle Royale is a free-to-play mode now available to download on most major platforms. Playgrounds is a sandbox-oriented mode which stretches matches out to a one-hour duration.
    World Cup Knockouts Score Top Ratings For Fox As Ronaldo & Messi Exit

    World Cup Knockouts Score Top Ratings For Fox As Ronaldo & Messi Exit

    Lilian Thuram was very impressed by the spectacular goal scored by France's Benjamin Pavard against Argentina . Portugal was eliminated out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a 1-2 defeat.
  • David Warner bowled by Lasith Malinga for one on return to cricket

    David Warner bowled by Lasith Malinga for one on return to cricket

    Smith scored a brilliant half-century in his return while a terrific delivery from Lasith Malinga castled Warner . To some, the Australian trio's punishments were harsh, to others, they were nowhere near severe enough.
    Luis Rubiales stands by decision to relieve Julen Lopetegui of Spain duties

    Luis Rubiales stands by decision to relieve Julen Lopetegui of Spain duties

    The penalty shootout was one more example. "It doesn't bother me and it isn't too important just now", he said. Rubiales is now looking for a man who can recover the morale of the team.
    LaLiga: Real Madrid speaks on Neymar transfer

    LaLiga: Real Madrid speaks on Neymar transfer

    Neymar scored for Brazil as they booked their spot on the quarter finals with a win against Mexico earlier on Monday. Real Madrid have been heavily linked with making a move for the ex-Barcelona man.
  • Amazon's

    Amazon's "Try Before You Buy" Prime Service Launches in the US

    On Wednesday, Amazon announced its clothing home try-on service, Prime Wardrobe, is available for all Prime members in the U.S. Amazon Prime Wardrobe was announced past year and is finally coming out of its beta testing phase.
    Love Island fans ‘crying with happiness’ as Jack and Dani are reunited

    Love Island fans ‘crying with happiness’ as Jack and Dani are reunited

    The couple are now in separate villas, after the boys and girls were split up and new contestants entered. Another fan, Nivine Arafa, 24, from London told i the producers "played on Dani's insecurities".

    Roger Federer debuts Uniqlo outfit at Wimbledon, 20-year Nike relationship collapses

    Uniqlo doesn't make tennis footwear, so Federer wore white Nike shoes with light blue swooshes on Monday. "Mr. The "RF" logo did appear on the plastic bags that cover his rackets.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.