Easily add favorite recipes, manage shopping lists, and find new recipes you’ll love based on those you already like. Once you start using it, you’ll have one less excuse to eat out. Most people are probably familiar with LinkedIn as a service only visited in times of desperation—after being laid off, maybe, or after a day in the office so bad that you’re just not going to take it anymore. The LinkedIn app aims, however, to be a companion to theLinkedIn web servicethat you check every day.

  • Its top features include Commute, which lets you set up your daily travel to and from work, and an alert system that uses natural language to describe service delays or cancellations.
  • One of its biggest features is support for both AMD and Intel chipsets.
  • European OEMs can bundle third-party alternatives on phones and devices sold to customers, if they so choose.
  • Less than six months earlier, Google’s then-CEO Larry Page announced in a blog post that Andy Rubin had moved from the Android division to take on new projects at Google, and that Sundar Pichai would become the new Android lead.
  • Offering a well-designed interface and excellent photo and video editing tools, Flickr is more valuable than ever.

You can tap a notification to open that email, text message, or whatever it is. If you want to clear it, simply swipe it away, or tap the clear notifications icon at the very top to take care of all of them at once. And get a daily digest of news, geek trivia, and our feature articles. Tap and Go for transferring data from one device to another. Fingerprint sensor gesture to open/close notification shade.

Android 9 0 Pie

On August 12, 2010, Oracle sued Google over claimed infringement of copyrights and patents related to the Java programming language. Oracle originally sought damages up to $6.1 billion, but this valuation was rejected by a United States federal judge who asked Oracle to revise the estimate. In response, Google submitted multiple lines of defense, counterclaiming that Android did not infringe on Oracle’s patents or copyright, that Oracle’s patents were invalid, and several other defenses.

On Android 4.4 Kit Kat, shared writing access to MicroSD memory cards has been locked for user-installed applications, to which only the dedicated directories with respective package names, located inside Android/data/, remained writeable. Writing access has been reinstated with Android 5 Lollipop through the backwards-incompatible Google Storage Access Framework interface. Android Inc. was founded in Palo Alto, California, in October 2003 by Andy Rubin, Rich Miner, Nick Sears, and Chris White.


Google Photos also extends to photo prints; you can digitize physical photos with the built-in Photo Scan or even order a custom photo book. The companion Google Lens app can even report back information related to your images or photos by scanning them. Adobe Lightroom is a powerful photo-editing app for mobile that retains many of the features from its desktop counterparts, Lightroom, which earned a three-and-a-half star rating, andLightroom Classic, a five-star Editors’ Choice winner.

Android 4 1 Jelly Bean

Settings application no longer uses a multi-pane layout on devices with larger screens. Disabled access to battery statistics by third-party applications. Tablets with smaller screens now use an expanded version of the interface layout and home screen used by phones. Improved camera application with zero shutter lag, time lapse settings, panorama mode, and the ability to zoom while recording.