Google has announced upcoming innovations in the Android mobile operating system, which will be available in the coming weeks – during the winter. First, the Emoji Kitchen will be available in the Gboard virtual keyboard, which will allow you to “mix” your favorite emojis, creating your own new options, the number of possible combinations exceeds 14 thousand. Now “Kitchen” is available in the beta version of Gboard, the new version of Emoji Kitchen will soon be available in Google Play for smartphones based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and newer versions of the OS.
Second, Google will make available Voice Access navigation, which is already available in Android 11, for all smartphones globally based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and newer versions of the OS. The feature simplifies voice control of the smartphone for those users who are uncomfortable using touch input. In Google Maps (Google Maps), the new Go tab will allow you to quickly build a route to your favorite places without having to enter an address, for example, for a trip to school or work.
The tab shows the route, information about traffic jams and congestion, as well as the approximate time of arrival. There should also be more audiobooks on Google Play. Publishers in the United States and the United Kingdom will receive a new test tool in early 2021 for the rapid automatic creation of audiobooks.
Finally, the updated Nearby Share feature will allow you to easily share applications from the Google Play online store. The feature works with nearby Android smartphones, no Wi-Fi or cellular connection is required to transfer. This update will also be available in the coming weeks.