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Google Maps Satellite View Now Available On Android Auto

27 days ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google Maps has been a core part of Android Auto since Android Auto was created, as you'd expect. But one of the big features that many people use on the mobile app, has been missing, until now. And that was satellite mode. Now it's likely that Google had left this out for quite some time because of the amount of data it uses, compared to regular Google Maps, and can be particularly slow to load on slower connections. But Google has brought Satellite View to Maps on Android Auto. Previously, you could use it on the phone version of Android Auto, but not the head unit version.
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Learn to develop an Android app from one of the best in the biz

Learn to develop an Android app from one of the best in the biz

27 days ago   |   By Android Community

Wish you knew how to make an Android app from scratch? It's easier than you might think, especially with The Complete Android O Developer Course. Perfect for beginners, this course offers access to 88 lectures and over 7 hours of content that illustrate how to develop an app that's optimized for the latest version of...
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VLC for iOS updated with Chromecast support, lots of fixes

VLC for iOS updated with Chromecast support, lots of fixes

The folks over at VideoLAN added experimental Chromecast support to their VLC app back in January, but it took the developers more than six months to deliver it in final form... Read more ...

Assistant's new Google Now-esque dashboard replaces ‘Upcoming' in the Google app

Assistant's new Google Now-esque dashboard replaces ‘Upcoming' in the Google app

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VLC for iOS Gains Chromecast Support

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Survey: iOS users averse to subscription-based apps, but willing to spend...

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VLC for iPhone and iPad updated to support 360 video, Chromecast, more

VLC for iPhone and iPad updated to support 360 video, Chromecast, more

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Netflix Redesigns TV Apps With Side Bar Interface Housing My List, Search...

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OnePlus 6 gets updated Android P beta w/ stability fixes, redesigned app...

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After Google revealed that some non-Pixel devices would be picking up Android P betas, we were excited to see the OnePlus 6 on that list. Today, OnePlus is releasing the third... Read more ...