The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL introduced a bevy of new features built on functionality initial announced on a Pixel 2. Many — like a Camera app — are entrance to final year’s devices, including a really useful story for Now Playing.
Now Playing uses on-device appurtenance training and a catalog of strain fingerprints to fast brand strain personification nearby we but wanting to upload samples to a cloud. When launched final year, there was no approach to natively store a story of famous music, with developers formulating third-party apps that compulsory Notification access.
With a Pixel 3 final month, Google introduced a built-in story underline with a elementary list of songs that your device has heard. Organized by date and time, drumming on a balance slides adult a quarrel that can start a strain in YouTube, Play Music, or YouTube Music. The latter dual services support adding to your list of favourite songs or a playlist.
There is also a ability to move adult a Google Assistant hunt or share a result. Other facilities embody stealing a strain from history.
This underline is now rolling out to a Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL around a server-side refurbish with chronicle 1.0.215774583 or after with Pixel Ambient Services required. Heading to Settings Sound Now Playing should produce a new territory underneath a toggle to enable/disable a feature.
Meanwhile, some-more accessible entrance is afforded by a homescreen by-pass that opens a list directly. Since debuting on a Pixel 2 final year, Google has taken a Now Playing technology to energy Sound Search in Google Assistant accessible on all Android devices.
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