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[Update: Rolling Out] Android Auto 4.7 adds media notifications toggle and prepares for launcher customization and media resuming

Android Auto has improved leaps and bounds over the last couple of years, adding a ton of useful new features for commuters globally. The app introduced support for wireless connections with Pixel and Nexus devices back at CES last year, including a few Samsung Galaxy flagships to the lineup just last week. Now, with the...

How to recreate Android’s old notification ticker using Tasker

Android's notification system is one of its biggest advantages over iOS, but that doesn't mean everyone is satisfied with how Android's notifications have turned out. For example, Android 8.0 Oreo's notification channels were designed to give users more control over alerts, but they're also a mess to deal with if an app creates more than...

aodNotify toggles the AOD when you get a new notification on Samsung Galaxy phones

There are a few reasons why someone might not want to pick up a Galaxy S10 or other Galaxy phone off the shelf. There are some complaints that the general Android community has about the devices, but one considerable reason for not picking them up, at least for me personally, is the lack of a...

Bridge syncs your notifications between your Android smartphones and tablets

Being able to sync information between our connected devices has been a highly requested feature for a lot of people. These requests are typically about syncing notifications and SMS messages between a phone and a desktop or laptop PC, but there are times when syncing notifications between Android smartphones and tablets is the main goal...

TidyPanel helps you clean up your notification panel

Over time, Android has gotten better at letting you control what type of notifications are viewable in your notification shade. We can easily deny the permissions for games and applications by diving into the Settings, but Android Pie has even begun to suggest hiding notifications from an application if you just swipe them away enough...

Chrome OS may soon get a “Clear All” button for notifications

Chrome OS is slowly getting overhauled. It all started with Android apps and has since evolved the OS into something much more than a glorified web browser. We've seen a lot of Android features make their way to Chrome OS. It has also been receiving a lot of design changes to go along with this....

Future Android update will let you see apps with blocked notifications

One of the headlining features of Android Pie is "digital wellbeing." Google included a section in the Settings by that very name, but it also involves other parts of the OS. One such thing is the ability to ask users if they'd like to permanently disable notifications that they commonly swipe away without action. It...

The Razer Phone 2 may have Chroma LED effects for notifications

It wasn't much of a surprise when Razer acquired the company behind the Nextbit Robin that they had plans to enter the smartphone market in some way or another. Then, late last year, the Razer Phone was launched with its flagship feature being a 120Hz display and its focus on mobile gaming. It was recently...

Niagara Launcher is a minimalist launcher that integrates with your notifications

Customization is a big reason why so many people are attracted to the Android operating system. The home screen is something that some people look at dozens of times throughout the day, so making it as efficient and organized as possible can really improve their user experience. So it's understandable why there are so many...

Google Chrome for Android will let websites send notifications with Quick Reply support

Google Chrome is constantly undergoing changes, and something interesting is on the way according to the Chromium Gerrit. Websites will be able to send you a notification, just like now, but with added Quick Reply support. That means you can get things such as a Facebook notification from your browser and reply just like you...

Notifix is an Android app that groups your notifications like Gmail

Notifications are a big part of what makes Android such a great operating system. Since it was first launched, Android has had the best smartphone notification system. Google has changed how they work and look over the years. One of the biggest changes was "bundled" notifications. This feature groups multiple notifications from a single app....

Silence Annoying Work Emails Automatically with Quiet for Gmail

Day in and day out, millions of people around the world are glued to their smartphone screens. Whether it be for work or leisure, our smartphones have become an integral aspect of our lives. But many people are finding it difficult to separate their me-time with their work-time, often responding to work-related emails off the clock....