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Jeff Bailey Takes Over As Head Of Android Open Source Project

4 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google announced Android 9 Pie on Monday, but it also announced a new head for its Android Open Source Project or AOSP , in Jeff Bailey. He has been at Google for over ten years already, as an engineer. And now he's taking the reigns of its open source project. Since joining Google in 2007, Bailey has worked on the Open Source Programs team, as well as the Google Toolbar, Chrome, Language Platforms and then joined the Android team earlier this year.
In the Google Groups post on Monday, stating that the source code for Android 9 Pie had been uploaded to AOSP, Bailey also announced that he...
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Google appoints new tech lead for Android Open Source Project

Google appoints new tech lead for Android Open Source Project

4 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Shortly after the launch of Android 9 Pie earlier this week, Google pushed the source code for its latest mobile operating system to AOSP. Coinciding with the release, the company also named a new tech lead for the Android Open Source Project.
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10 Month Old Wear OS Phone Call Bug Fixed With Android 9 Pie

4 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Some of you might be aware that Google released the latest iteration of its mobile platform yesterday. What was previously known as Android P was officially released to the public as Android 9 Pie. The update has since been released for Google's Pixel smartphones and Essential has rolled it out for the Essential Phone as well. The update brings many new features and also fixes a Wear OS phone call bug that has been irking users for 10 months.
The bug was first reported through Google's issue tracker last last year. Users reported that Bluetooth call audio was just plain bad. It has been 10...
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Android Pie source code details internal SystemUI customization platform

Android Pie source code details internal SystemUI customization platform

4 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Yesterday, the launch of Android 9 Pie to devices also came the release of its source code. Inside that code is new documentation on an interesting feature that allows for the modification of basic Android UI. This system, called SystemUI Plugins, will help in the design process of future releases of Android.
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