Did you not have time to follow the news yesterday? Here is what came out of Wednesday, November 10: the Android TV remote control arrives in the Google Home app, Tim Cook advises the Android sideload apps and OnLeaks reveals the design of OnePlus 10 Pro. In order not to miss any news, consider subscribing to the Frandroid newsletter.
Android / Google TV: Google Home App integrates a very practical tool
As promised by Google for several months, the company has updated its Google Home application in order to integrate a feature particularly awaited by users of televisions equipped with Google TV or Android TV: the remote control. The Google home automation application allows you to open a virtual remote control on your smartphone screen, allowing you to display a code to display on your television, then access certain keys. We can take the opportunity to turn on the Google Assistant or change the volume.
Apple recommends Android if you want to download apps outside of the App Store
While Apple has faced several unfair competition lawsuits, company president Tim Cook defended himself at a conference hosted by The New York Times. Thus, he denied that Apple prevents consumers from installing apps without going through the Store. For him, there is a solution: Android. “If this is important to you then you should buy an Android phone. From our point of view, it would be like I was an automobile manufacturer and explaining to a customer that it is better not to put airbags and seat belts in my car.Apple CEO said. A comparison without importance given the protection offered by Google thanks to Play Protect, including sideloaded applications.
OnePlus 10 Pro: inspiring design, leaked features
As every year, OnePlus should, in early 2022, present its next high-end smartphones, OnePlus 10 and OnePlus 10 Pro. Although 2021 is not yet over, OnLeaks Leaker has once again stolen the manufacturer’s first announcements by releasing 3D renderings of the OnePlus 10 Pro in partnership with Zouton. We can in particular detect its large wallpaper module which is reminiscent of the Galaxy S21 Ultra module and should be equipped with four devices. The smartphone will also benefit from a 6.7-inch battery, 5,000 mAh and 128 or 256 GB of storage.
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