Google unveils 10 new Android features4
Google has gotten into the holiday giving spirit and, besides blessing us with Pixel 6 deals over the Black Friday weekend, today announced it is also giving away new Android features.
New Android and Android Auto features
- YouTube Music, Google Play Books, and Google Photos People & Pets widgets for your home screen.
- Android 12 phones like Google Pixel 6 or Samsung Galaxy S21 can be used as BMW car keys.
- Family Bell notifications for household activities.
- Memories reel in Google Photos for every holiday or other festive occasions.
- Auto-reset permissions for unused apps on most all phones, even those still on Android 6.0.
- Thousands of new Emoji Kitchen combinations for Google Gboard.
- Automatic Android Auto launch when the phone connects to your car.
- Always-on play button on your Android Auto home screen to launch favorite music.
- Faster voice-to-search button for finding music.
- Smart replies for Android Auto that let Assistant answer texts quickly with ready replies and custom messages.