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Google Pixel 3 illustrations may secretly be buried inside Android P beta

7 monthes ago   |   By TechRadar

We have a better idea of what the Google Pixel 3 may look like today, thanks to new drawings of an all-screen smartphone buried inside the Android P beta. The illustrations in the gestures menu depict a nondescript phone design, and if you look at the leaked photos from Slashleaks closely enough, it has the edge-to-edge display that we anticipate from the rumored Google Pixel 3 and Google Pixel 3 XL. Both the Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL were great phones with class-leading cameras, but true all-screen phones these were not. The Pixel 2 has thick bezels and the Pixel 2 XL squeezes...
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Why Android P gestures are a risk worth taking

Why Android P gestures are a risk worth taking

7 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Now that those of us brave enough to install the Android P beta have had a week or two to kick the tires, I wanted to revisit them again. Chaim Gartenberg has rightly pointed out that the combination of swipes and buttons means that the core navigation is a set of mixed metaphors. Others have called them “ bad ” and “ a hot mess .” A gentler way to characterize the new system would be “polarizing,” but for Android users a better way might be to call it “rejection.”
Having spent some more time with the Android P beta, I tend to agree - but for different reasons. I am not at all put out by...
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