Android Messages Gets Dark Mode, Revamped Interface, and Smart Reply Feature

Android Messages Gets Dark Mode, Revamped Interface, and Smart Reply Feature

Android Messages has received a new update that brings a dark mode. The latest Android Messages update (version 3.5) also includes a revamped interface that has Google’s Material Theme elements as well as Google Sans font. The fresh interface matches the design of Samsung’s proprietary Messaging app that has an all-white background. Google has also…

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Watch: European Championships – Whitlock, Muir & Reid feature on final day

Watch: European Championships – Whitlock, Muir & Reid feature on final day

Live European Championships 2018: Max Whitlock, Dina Asher-Smith, Laura Muir, Georgia Hall and Grace Reid in action – BBC Sport ]]> Summary Athletics – women’s and men’s marathons, women’s and men’s 4x100m relay finals GB’s Adam Hague in men’s pole vault final from 18:10 BST Sophie Hitchon in women’s hammer final (18:30 BST) Laura Muir…

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Spotify testing new ‘Active Media’ feature that lets users skip as many ads as they want

Spotify testing new ‘Active Media’ feature that lets users skip as many ads as they want

Spotify’s free ad-supported tier has been controversial in the past over concerns about how much gets paid out to artists, but the company is purportedly planning to make changes that would allow users to skip ads in which they are uninterested… Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip Spotify explained to AdAge that this feature, which it calls “Active…

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Two Dolphins players kneel during anthem as four preseason games feature some form of player protest

Two Dolphins players kneel during anthem as four preseason games feature some form of player protest

Week 1 of the NFL preseason got underway Thursday night and of the 12 games, four games included some form of player protest during the national anthem. In Philadelphia, Malcolm Jenkins and De’Vante Bausby raised their first before their game against the Steelers; the Jaguars’ Telvin Smith, Jalen Ramsey, Leonard Fournette and T.J. Yeldon waited…

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A small feature in Google Chrome is delivering a huge amount of traffic to news publishers

A small feature in Google Chrome is delivering a huge amount of traffic to news publishers

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Stephen Lam/Reuters Google Chrome for smartphones automatically shows users a list of articles. A study finds that the feature sends 341 million visits per month to publishers. ‘Articles for You’ benefits news outlets more than other types of publishers. The growth comes as news groups in Europe want Google and similar…

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