Xiaomi has announced that it has crossed an important milestone for the MIUI proprietary shell, which is installed on top of the Android operating system on Xiaomi devices, as well as sponsored brands Redmi and Poco.
As announced just now by the Chinese manufacturer, the number of active monthly users worldwide for the MIUI shell exceeded 500 million. It took the company 11 years.
In 2021, MIUI gained 18.65 million new users in China and 100 million in the international market. The official debut of MIUI took place in the summer of 2010, in August the history of MIUI began with hundreds of beta test participants. And five years later, in 2015, the number of users exceeded 100 million. Then the growth began to accelerate. In 2018, the company has already reported 200 million users, and in 2019 – about 300 million. As of January 2021, the number of MIUI users worldwide exceeded 400 million.
I bought a Tesla – share with your friends. Tesla app highlights future car sharing features
Tesla has long been talking about plans to introduce features related to the ability to share its cars. And now, hints of upcoming features appeared in the mobile application.
In the code of the new version of the Tesla app 4.3.1, three new features were mentioned:
- Share your Tesla car with others
- Vehicle sharing assets
- Vehicle sharing endpoints
The functions themselves, apparently, are not in the application yet, but from the names we can understand what to expect from the upcoming updates. Tesla already allowed owners to add other users through a feature on its site last year. Tesla is now looking to integrate the same functionality into its mobile app.
Such a function will allow not only to easily and simply share a car with friends or family members, but also, for example, rent out your car for a short-term rental as part of a car-sharing service, which Tesla has talked about more than once.
Google makes life easier for Android TV owners by adding the ability to install apps from a smartphone
Google has made life easier for Android TV owners. These users can now install applications on their TVs directly from their smartphones.
To install, just go to Google Play from your smartphone and select a TV from the drop-down list as the target for installing the software. Similarly, Google has implemented the installation of applications on smartwatches with Wear OS.
This approach allows, firstly, to install the application faster and easier, since it is still easier to do all the manipulations from a smartphone, and secondly, in this way, you can install the application remotely without being in front of the TV.
Samsung has unexpectedly released One UI 4.0 on Android 12 for its two-year-old flagships. The beta version was received by devices of the Galaxy Note10 line
Samsung has unexpectedly released the beta version of Android 12 with One UI 4.0 for the Galaxy Note10 smartphones.
Both Note10 and Note10 + received the update. However, so far it was released only in South Korea. There, in order to receive the update, you need to register in the corresponding section in the Samsung Members app.
The release of a new version of Android and a new shell for the Note10 line in general was expected, as Samsung previously extended support for a number of models, including these, by three years, but no one expected an update for the specified line so soon. After all, many of Samsung’s more recent models haven’t received such an update yet.
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