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10 May, 2019, 14:50 | Author: Rodolfo Hawkins
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Android Auto's first major overhaul turns the interface into a sexier system with a cleaner menu and more controls placed in user-friendly portions of the screen.

Google has revealed a string of software and hardware updates as the company set out its plans for the rest of 2019 at its annual I/O developer conference.

Google's new Federated Learning concept makes sure that instead of sending data to the cloud, each phone computes the models and that model is then sent to the cloud. There's also a button on the navigation bar that gives you instant access to the Google Assistant, while the Home button now resides in the bottom left corner.

Android is the world's most popular mobile operating system and google leads its development. Lawmakers in several regions, including in the United States, United Kingdom and Singapore, are weighing privacy and data rules that could limit how Google tracks consumers and distributes information.

During this year's Google I/O, the search engine announced the Pending Transactions feature for the Play Store.

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The tech giant based in Mountain View, California disclosed that the Assistant has been installed on over 1 billion devices, available in over 30 languages across 80 countries, and adopted by more than 3,500 brands across the globe.

In addition, Google is also bringing its Smart Reply functionality to Android, the ability to add live captions to videos, and an incognito mode to Maps to reduce chances of giving out your whereabouts. Google Pixel devices come with one of the best smartphone cameras. Project Mainline (streamlined OS update process on Android Q).

Google said it would improve the number of ways users could control their phones using just their voice, as well as increase the amount of multi-tasking they could do. Pichai said: "We are moving from a company that helps you find answers to a company that helps you get things done".

Google also made its new phones with an 18-watt charger providing you with up to seven hours of battery life on a 15-minute charge and up to 30 hours on a full charge.

Nest had some news at I/O, announcing the launch of a new, large-format hub display called Nest Hub Max.

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