techkenyot.com
techkenyot.com November 17, 2018


Some Android apps will soon update even while still in use

08 November 2018, 11:47 | Casey Mitchell

US midterm results Democrats take House but Republicans hold Senate News

Surrounded by supporters House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi celebrates a projected Democratic Party takeover of the House of Representatives

The API provides a couple of options to Android developers to push latest updates to their apps.

In order to give users and Android developers more controls to ensure the App compatibility across all devices, Google has added new In-app Updates API to the Android system. When enabled, users will be able to continue using an app while an update is downloaded. Google has introduced new tools and features at Android Developer Summit.

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton’s Different Parenting Approaches
Well, as we now know, Prince Charles did the honours but it was actually Harry who asked his father to step in. But afterward watching it on the television, I think it was a lovely gesture".

If an update is a part of regular changes and doesn't have any major security fixes, developers have also been provided with the flexible in-app update option. Originally created to help Android users in certain countries that do not have a lot of storage on their mobile devices, the app was quickly adopted worldwide. The In-app Updates API is being tested with Android's early access partners, and will soon be distributed to all developers.

It's a win for users who don't want to be bothered with the nuisance of updating as well as a win for developers, who want you using the latest version of their app. Though there's a catch, the app downloads the update when a user is using it, but it gets installed when you reopen the app. There is no specific date mentioned by Google as to when we will see the API in use on Android apps.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Has Already Shipped 17 Million Copies Worldwide
On one hand RDR2 is a massive improvement over GTA V in many key areas, and in other aspects the game is still beholden to numerous nagging legacy Rockstar problems.

Android's announcement of its Foldables technology was also a summit highlight, with the company highlighting its support for the forthcoming Samsung device that was previewed this week by Samsung Senior Vice President Justin Denison at the 2018 Samsung Developer Conference.

Dutch man, 69, starts legal fight to identify as 20 years younger
If I'm 49, then I can buy a new house, drive a different vehicle . The court is due to deliver a written ruling within four weeks. If I'm 49, then I can buy a new house, drive a different auto .



Other News

Trending Now

White House bars CNN reporter after 'heated' exchange with Trump
By the time I posed my question, the president had been pacing at the podium just moments before. Mr Trump made several references in his news conference to how he feels mistreated by the press.

Fossil's latest Wear OS smartwatch adds longer battery life for $255
Under the hood, the Fossil Sport comes with a built-in heart rate sensor , GPS , and NFC for payments with Google Pay. We don't have the exact weight or display resolution just yet, but we've asked Fossil for clarification on this.

Xiaomi's AirPod-style wireless earbuds cost less than $30
They also feature "special 7.2mm three magnetic coils" to provide more bass and a better overall sound quality. The AirDots are digital assistant enabled when paired with a Xiaomi smartphone, such as the Mi 8 .

Wayne Rooney deserves a great England send-off, says Harry Kane
Rooney, a record goalscorer for both Manchester United and England, retired from global football in August 2017. He was a fantastic player for England and it's fine by me if we want to celebrate his achievements.

Fake Elon Musk scam spreads after accounts hacked
A similar scan was detected in March of this year when Musk's name was used on fake Twitter accounts to ask for Bitcoin. Meanwhile, Matalan has also regained control of its account, telling users : "Apologies for the brief interlude".

Andromeda Receives Xbox One X Enhancements for N7 Day
BioWare's Casey Hudson teased the future for the " Mass Effect " universe in a promotional video for 2018's N7 Day on Wednesday. BioWare has been putting its efforts into Anthem , its open-world sci-fi multiplayer game, which is set to release in February.

Bizarre: Virat Kohli asks fan to leave India over minor reason
A batsman par excellence with a plethora of records to his name, Kohli spent his birthday with wife Anushka Sharma in Haridwar . Many in twitter have reacted to Virat Kohli's response to a fan's mean tweet during the launch of his personal app.

GOP keeps Senate control for 2 more years, triumph for Trump
The GOP's successes were fueled by a coalition that's decidedly older, whiter, more male and less likely to have college degrees. Twenty-five percent described health care and immigration as the most important issues in the election.

"Not Less Than A Terrorist": Tamil Nadu Minister On The Film 'Sarkar'
With the film off to a flying start, we now have to just wait and see the various box office records Sarkar will go on to create. After the release of " Sarkar " movie, people have started to Google search for section 49P to know more about it.

Lion Air: Sensor was replaced day before crash but problems persisted
KNKT is planning to simulate a flight to assess the impact of sensor damage at Boeing's engineering simulator facility in Seattle. According to a company statement as of September 30, Boeing had 4,783 firm orders from 98 identified customers for the 737 Max.