• Google Maps testing new shortcuts for directions to home and work

    3 days ago - By 9to5Google

    To enhance user experience in Maps , Google allows users to specify home and work addresses so that the app can quickly navigate them through traffic. While there are already shortcuts in the app to quickly navigate to these locations, they can sometimes be hidden.
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  • Revamped Google Account settings w/ Material Theme redesign widely rolling out on Android

    Revamped Google Account settings w/ Material Theme redesign widely rolling out on Android

    3 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Prior to I/O 2018, we enabled a redesigned look for Google Account settings on Android. Today, this Google Material Theme revamp for Google Account settings is widely rolling out. In addition to offering a new visual design, it is better at presenting key information.
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  • Google Opens App Maker To All Enterprise & G Suite Customers

    Google Opens App Maker To All Enterprise & G Suite Customers

    4 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Web giant Google has a specialized App Maker that can craft native apps and web apps to run on desktop and Android with ease, and that tool, previously only available to a small set of select partners, is now available to all enterprise and G Suite customers. The robust app creation suite is made to use minimal coding, allowing companies to create custom apps that can automate or simplify everyday tasks. The big draw is that, with little to no training, the tool allows the very same people who do the menial work in the company's systems, such as populating order forms or organizing files...
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  • Google Unveils Revamped “Ad Settings” Section For Google App & Web

    Google Unveils Revamped “Ad Settings” Section For Google App & Web

    4 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Web giant Google is rolling out a new version of its “ Ad Settings ” tool that helps users to manage their targeted ad preferences and get a better picture of what Google knows about them, and it's accessible through both the Google app and a web interface in any browser. The new section allows users to turn off personalized ads entirely, which means that Google will simply show them the most popular and highest-paying ads. It should be noted that turning targeted ads off will not necessarily delete Google's entire suite of information about you; that has to be handled separately.
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