This week in Android: Google fails, Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus giveaway

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Thanks Hadlee, we feel the very same way about Google this week.

Google I/O week is typically the best week of the year for Google and Android, however the original timing of the cancelled 2020 event marks another epic fail, and this one isn’t to blame on an infection, no, Google themselves are to blame.

Apparently independent of the Pixel team news, we did not see the Pixel 4a launch this week, we’re under the impression it is postponed up until June.

Reports and speculation swirled around the market after some key members of Google’s smart device team informed the business where to go and how to arrive. Both the Google Pixel Manager and the male credited with the success of the Pixel electronic cameras have actually strolledout The report says that Rick Osterloh and others were dissatisfied in the Pixel 4 even prior to it released.

We comprehend, we have some Pixel gripes. And now we’re fretted about the future of Google phones.

Google is also ending on Google Play Music, and many of us are not delighted about that. I expect Google’s research says that people want streaming services, and we can’t reject that YouTube is a monster, however is YouTube Music the future of audio that we truly want? We’ll attempt to be neutral in our news coverage, however make no mistake, the large bulk of Android Authority authors I talked to are not delighted about this, myself consisted of. While many of us will give YouTube Music a shot to see what it’s everything about, nearly all of us are already moving to a new irreversible service for ourmusic Amusing thing, you concur withus just what is Google believing?!?

Their smart device efforts need some attention, however that might be the least of Google’s issues in the near future, there is a good chance that the U.S. Justine Department will introduce a new antitrust examination into the business. The DOJ is concerned about Google’s search and advertisement business, so possibly there is still hope for a Pixel 5 with some real specifications. Oh, never ever mind.

Here are the top 10 Android stories of the week

From around the network

Offers of the week:

Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus international giveaway– Well rounded, and soon to be yours

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