Tag: apps

Google Messages is getting a makeover on Samsung phones. Is your phone eligible?

Some Samsung phones are getting a redesigned Google Messages app. The revamped version is reportedly rolling out to phones with One UI 3.1 and above. It transforms the Google Messages app into a typical Samsung app staple of the One UI platform. Samsung adopted Google Messages as its default messaging app on the Galaxy S21 […]

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Poll: Should Android implement an Apple-like App Tracking Transparency feature?

Credit: Robert Triggs / Android Authority Apple just released iOS 14.5 with a much-debated privacy feature — App Tracking Transparency. For those of you who aren’t familiar with it, the feature gives iPhone users much more control over how apps track them across the web and apps from other companies. Each app that requests tracking […]

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Telegram now offers direct app download for Android with ‘fewer restrictions’

Telegram is now offering a direct download option for its app independent of the Google Play Store. The company says its version will have “fewer restrictions” and “automatic updates.” Messaging platform Telegram is now offering a version of its app that can be directly downloaded from its website. This way, you skip the Google Play […]

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Google Photos on Android is finally getting the impressive new video editor

Credit: Jimmy Westenberg / Android Authority Google Photos for Android is finally getting the new video editing suite. There are 30 new video editing controls at your disposal. The new video editor is reportedly available on the latest version of the Google Photos app. Google is finally rolling out (h/t Android Police) the new and […]

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