To date, 80% of Android phones can do 5 new things that they couldn’t before. And you don’t have to update your software!
We care so much about Android updates that we sometimes forget that Google has the ability to do this Bring new features to all Android phones You don’t need to update your software.
And that’s exactly what the company decided to do today 80% of Android phones can do 5 new things they couldn’t before.
1. Detect earthquakes
From now on, millions of Android phones around the world are working as pocket seismographs and are able to do so Detect earthquakes and warn users before they happen.
Plus the terminals use their accelerometers and they check whether the detected vibrations match those of previous vibrations. This feature will be available in any android with a version of 5.0 Lollipop.
2. Help you sleep better
Now your Android phone will be thanks to the news that comes to the Google Clock app helps you sleep better Thanks to the possibility of defining our sleep plan and receiving statistics on the use of the terminal during these hours.
During that time as well Interruptions are stopped to prevent notifications from disturbing our sleep. A new animation is also included that wakes us up in a more pleasant way 15 minutes before the alarm goes off.
3. Be more useful in emergency situations
Thanks to ELS (Emergency Location Services) tools, Android phones will be available to more than 800 million people in 29 countries most useful in emergency situations.
And is that so? The terminals can share the language in which the system is configured With local emergency numbers, operators know in which language to contact us if they offer help if needed.
4. Help you be more productive in the car
Android Auto just got more useful. The vehicle OS version now allows View a summary of our day on the home screen thanks to the information from the mobile calendar.
With this novelty, it is possible to touch an event for the instructions that will take you to the place where it will take place. The possibility of Change the settings for Android Auto on the vehicle screenwithout having to use a cell phone.
5. Make the “real world” more accessible
You can now with Lookout, the Google app that uses Computer Vision to help people with visual impairments Make the real world more accessible to everyone.
Now the app is able to do this Scan long documents and convert them to readable textas well as the identification of products based on their nutritional labels. The app is available on every mobile phone with a version from 6.0 Marshmallow.
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