Sunday, 17 June, 2018

Google might soon let Android users send money from Google Contacts app

Google Pay Google might soon let Android users send money from Google Contacts app
Sandra Phillips | 12 March, 2018, 14:52

"With video messages on Google Duo, you can capture and share your important moments, even when friends and family can't take your call".

This was first seen in Google Contacts v2.5, and it appears to be rolling out as a server-side change. A report from Android Police indicated that a certain user came across the "Send" option on their Google Contacts app.

Similar to all calls made on Google Duo, video messages are also secure and end-to-end encrypted. However, the receiver has the option of saving favourites locally to his/her phone. Your contacts could decide to respond to the video voicemail message once they see it. You can preview your message before sending it or just tap send and you are done. Simply tap the button to record a video which can be of maximum 30 seconds, and Google will make sure it's delivered to the caller once they become available. If you are from India, you are out of luck as Google Pay isn't available in the country.

Nokia 9 To Feature In-Display Fingerprint Reader?
In terms of specs, Nokia 8 Sirocco runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, coupled with a 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. Rumors are rife that it can feature the same 12-megapixel dual camera module which has been made available on Nokia 8 Sirocco.

China's Xi says looks forward to smooth US-North Korea talks
China earlier expressed its support for the US plan to hold an unprecedented summit with the North by the end of May. Chung will meet with other top leadership in Beijing Monday before heading to Russian Federation later in the week.

'Most hated man' in U.S. jailed 7 years for defrauding investors
In a letter sent last week to the judge, Shkreli pleaded for leniency and for the first time admitted he had erred. Before sentencing him, the judge said that it was up to Congress to fix the issue of the drug price hike.

Google has announced a new video message update for its video calling app Duo.

This is all part of Google's plan to improve the general video conferencing experience. Check your respective app store to grab the latest version so as to start video messaging through Duo. The company a year ago launched Google Tez mobile payments app in India, and last month, just ahead of MWC, it started replacing Android Pay with Google Pay.

Google also replaced or perhaps, I should just say renamed Audio mode feature to Voice mode.

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