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Alphabet Scoop 044: Google at MWC, Android Q tidbits, and foldable phones



This week we talk about Google's first-party announcements from MWC, some Android Q tidbits that are trickling out, and more talk about foldable phones.

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  • Google Assistant coming to Messages for Android and more languages ​​in Google Maps
  • Google Assistant button coming to more LG, Nokia, & Xiaomi Android phones in 2019
  • Google Assistant expanding multilingual support & bringing Voice Typing, Actions to KaiOS phones
  • Android One activations growing 250% YoY as Go on over half of entry-level Android phones
  • Android One quietly gets a new logo alongside MWC product launches
  • New Made by Google smartphones pass through FCC, likely 'Pixel 3 Lite' and Pixel 3 XL Lite '
  • Google helps make the password obsolete w / FIDO2 support on Android, rolling out now
  • Google's Oscars insert Pixel 3, Assistant, and Home Hub into famous movies [Video]
  • Google testing Android Q navigation gestures that replace 'back' button and speed up multitasking
  • Google apparently delays Android Q APIs that would open RCS messaging to third-party apps
  • Digital Wellbeing integration coming to Chrome on Android Q devices
  • Huawei Mate X goes official w / foldable 8-inch notchless display, 5G, costs € 2299
  • Getting close with the OnePlus 5G prototype [Video]
  • OnePlus working on faster wireless charging technology, OnePlus 7 will probably not offer the feature (again)
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 5G hands-on: Feels like a little bigger S10 +, because it kind of is [Video]
  • Sony debuts Xperia 1 flagship with 21: 9 4K HDR OLED, tri-camera system
  • The Sony Xperia 10 line brings 21: 9 displays to the mid-range, starting at $ 349
  • Nokia 9 PureView goes official w / five cameras, Android One, $ 699 price tag
  • Nokia 1 Plus goes official w / Android 9 Pie Go Edition, removable cover, costs just $ 99
  • Nokia 3.2, Nokia 4.2 go official w / Android One, Google Assistant button, LED notification in button
  • LG V50 ThinQ hands-on: This is technically another folding smartphone [Video]
  • LG G8 ThinQ hands-on: The smartphone that does not want you to touch it [Video]

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