Google probed in Australia for allegedly tracking phone users at their expense

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Now, Google is being investigated for allegedly tracking Android phone users. Google is set to announce additional capabilities to its voice-enabled Google Assistant that are meant to make the product more interactive and helpful at accomplishing tasks, the person said, and will introduce new tools for publishers to help surface authoritative search results. With it, instead of having to turn on your display to see what your battery life is at, just give the Ambient Display a glance and you can see that information.

'Bringing Google services into Volvo cars will accelerate innovation in connectivity and boost our development in applications and connected services, ' said Henrik Green, head of research at Volvo.

"Google has an intimate understanding of personal lives as they watch their user's seek the support of reproductive health services, engage in civic activities, or attend places of religious worship", Markey and Blumenthal write. To that end, as someone who admittedly uses his phone too much, Google's Digital Wellbeing initiatives are a good start.

While staying undercover, the malicious app has a background service that constantly checks the device's network connectivity status.

However, many devs doubt that the feature will still be available when the final version of Android P arrives. The new Android version also incorporates IPhone-like gestures and functionalities which are smarter than the previous Android versions.

Is Google watching us?

The company rolled out those features to all Android users in 2017.

By the way - this isn't specifically Android - the complaint is against Google specifically. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section and keep reading Fossbytes.

When an application stops working on your Android phone, you get a message on the screen.

Google's Android Play Store has had its security protections called into question after researchers found that previously-banned products were able to sneak back in with a simple name change.

Sure these phones won't all have a stock-like software experience that looks the same as the beta does today, but getting the latest features and software updates is always a move in the right direction no matter what the interface customizations may be.

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