New Google Settings app rolls out to support Google+ Sign-In
posted by Michael H. / Feb 27, 2013, 11:17 AM
Play Store is updated) in a background update of Google Services 3.0.Most of the settings that you'll find in the app have been a part of Android for a while, but they just haven't had a centralized location before. You could have gotten to the same settings page via the Google Maps settings, or Google Search settings, but now there's a dedicated icon in your app tray to make it easier to find. The Google Settings app was pushed out (similarly to how the
In addition to the old options to control your location monitoring, search options, and ad display options, the Google Settings app gives you quick access to Google+ settings and control over apps you've signed into with Google+. It's odd that voice settings and Google Now settings haven't been pulled into the app, but maybe that will come when a higher proportion of Android devices has Google Now.
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I suddenly appeared yesterday.. I really thought it was a type of Malware !
posted on Feb 27, 2013, 12:02 PM 3
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malware doesn't spontaneously appear on devices. you have to install something that's infected. if you haven't been sideloading any apps, you don't have to worry.
posted on Feb 27, 2013, 2:55 PM 2
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Damn you Google!!! I have this unholy OCD towards symmetry and this new icon just buggered my app tray. Now I've got to either delete an app, or download 3 more just to balance everything out again!!! Actually, it works out... there were a few apps i was holding back on just for this exact reason.
posted on Feb 28, 2013, 2:25 AM 0
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Soo, google can instal apps in my device without me knowing?o.0
posted on Feb 28, 2013, 7:33 AM 0
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