Tech news tagged ‘Google Play services’

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Street View, Activity Recognition in Google Play services 4.4

Google is rolling out the latest release of its all-important Google Play Services – the central glue that makes core Google functionality available across a variety of different Android versions – one way Google has been addressing the perceived Android fragmentation problem.

These releases – arguably representing new varieties of Android – seem…

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Google Analytics comes to Google Play Services 4.3

A new release of Google Play Services, v4.3, has begun rolling out worldwide.

Unsurprisingly, given Google Play’s central role in Android updates – the glue, as it were, that makes core Google functionality available across a variety of different Android versions – the company is adding some “new members to…

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Google rolls out Play Services 4.1

Google is rolling out the latest release of its all-important Google Play Services – the central glue that makes core Google functionality available across a variety of different Android versions – one way Google has been addressing the perceived Android fragmentation problem.

What’s new in the latest 4.1 release…

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Google Play gets its update

It could be expected that a new version of Android (4.4) would also involve a major update to Google Play. It’s increasingly the way that Google minimises Android fragmentation by managing new functionality through the application-oriented Google Play Services.

Version 4.0 of Google Play services includes…

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