All About Android 545: Material You University Oct. 6, 2021

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Android 12 released, Pixel 6 event, Fairphone 4, BlueStacks X * Android 12 releases today, but the update for Pixel phones comes later. * Google working on 'finishing touches' for its Android 12 update with 'Pixel-exclusive' features. * Google just announced its Pixel 6 event on October 19th. * Google Pay's disastrous year continues, promised bank account feature is dead. * Fairphone 4 has an incredible 5-year warranty, aims for 6 years of updates. * Lenovo Legion Play leaked: Handheld game console running Android. * USB-C cables and devices will soon show how fast they can charge. * This app …



Android 12 released, Pixel 6 event, Fairphone 4, BlueStacks X

  • Android 12 releases today, but the update for Pixel phones comes later.
  • Google working on 'finishing touches' for its Android 12 update with 'Pixel-exclusive' features.
  • Google just announced its Pixel 6 event on October 19th.
  • Google Pay's disastrous year continues, promised bank account feature is dead.
  • Fairphone 4 has an incredible 5-year warranty, aims for 6 years of updates.
  • Lenovo Legion Play leaked: Handheld game console running Android.
  • USB-C cables and devices will soon show how fast they can charge.
  • This app brings back the more useful power menu from Android 11 on Android 12 devices.
  • Personal Safety app now lets Pixel owners automatically record a video during an emergency.
  • BlueStacks X is a new and free way to play Android games in your browser.
  • A pessimistic view of the Epic v Apple lawsuit.
  • Another DeX success story.
  • An idea for "Email of the Week"

Read our show notes here: https://bit.ly/3Aanjw1

Hosts: Jason Howell and Ron Richards

Guest: Stacy Devino

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