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Android P will stop malicious apps from exploiting smartphone cameras and microphones

Android P will stop malicious apps from exploiting smartphone cameras and microphones

This app is now matching the same design as Google Pay, which is good news. The new service keeps pretty much all of the features of the older Android Pay platform, but long term will also integrate Google Wallet features.

Mr Chen Way Siew, Google's payments partnerships lead for South Asia-Pacific, told Channel NewsAsia in an email that customers will be able to use Google Pay wherever Android Pay, its predecessor, is accepted. It contains all details of payments made in the recent past along with nearby stores where users can make payments using the Google Pay app. The Cards tab, where users store their credit cards, as well loyalty programs, has also been given a fresh coat of paint.

Google in its official blog post said that it is now working to bring the new Google Pay to all Google products, including Google Assistant and Chrome.

Like other mobile payment apps, such as Apple Pay and Samsung Pay, Google Pay is aimed at enabling faster and more convenient purchases for people with smartphones. Meaning, even in an idle state, apps will think that they are recording, but in reality, they will be saving junk data.

Google Pay is now taking off for clients and it will supplant the Android Pay application, and will incorporate highlights from the Google wallet.

If you look at the Google Pay app right now, you will notice it is very similar to Android Pay except the design changed.

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Google Pay is going to be the place to go for everything Google, according to Google.

Google also said public transport users in Portland, London and Kiev can use Google Play for transit.

"More features are coming". Google already requires apps to inform users that it's running, so there's little room for malicious apps to breathe. You'll want to download that file onto your Android device, but before you can install it, you need to enable side-loading.

With Android 9.0, Google will make devices more secure.

While Google has rebranded its Wallet app (which lets you to send and request money) as Google Pay Send for now, this feature will eventually be baked into Google Pay as well.


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