In order to give users and Android developers more controls to assure the App compatibility across all gadgets, Google has added new In-app Updates API to the Android system. Google has unveiled fresh tools and features at Android Developer Summit. Google has added widely requested features in the newest In-app Updates API.
The fresh API gives developers 2 fresh ways to improve the programs: flexible and immediate. In flexible app improve function, it enables Android users to keep using the app even whereas it is being updated. Though there’s a catch, the app downloads the update whenever a user is using it, however it will become installed when you reopen the app.
In the second immediate option, users are given a full-screen improve message for forcefully updating their programs. The prompt ships after the user starts an app, they must improve it before using it.
Talking When it comes the recent updates, Android device management, and developer relations Stephanie Saad Cuthberston said, “This is everything that developers have asked us for a long period is — say you own an app and you need to deliver Of course the user is running the most recent version.”
Further adding, Google director of engineering Aurash Mahbood said, the fresh API is under tests for Google Chrome.
Google Additionally rolled out Instant discovery that allows to smoothly adopt the new kind of apps. Even Google has increased the limit of Instant Apps to 10 MB for Try Presently button on the Enjoy Store.
Alongside with the new updates API, Google official rolled out support for foldable devices on the eve of celebrating ten-years of Android. Nicely, despite the announcement, there’s no same time given by Google as to when we will see the API working on Android gadgets.
Overall, it’s a nice package of announcements that Google went live at Android Developers summit. Together with users, App developers will also benefit from the latest In-app updates API.