In their attempts to be more social, the Android team has been joining up on social networks left and right. We found it quite odd that they made a Twitter account before making a Google+ account, but now they’re up and ready to go on Google’s very own social network. You can add them to your circles and comment on everything they talk about. Any Android enthusiast shouldn’t even hesitate to invite the little green robot into their crowded social circle. Head to the link and see for yourself. [Android on Google+ via Vic Gundotra]
android Best of Phandroid
stars Popular this Weeklaunch
German regulators are unhappy with how little regulations there are surrounding smartwatches for kids, so they’re banning sales and recommending parents get rid of the devices.
more_vertHonor V10 Specs Leaked
Ahead of its official announcement on Nov. 28th, leaks for the Honor V10 have leaked which confirm the existence of a 6-inch display with an 18:9 aspect ratio.
more_vertBest New Apps this Week
Every week, hundreds of new Android apps are submitted to the Play Store. If you’re not paying attention 24/7, it’s easy to miss some of the best stuff.
more_vertFacebook Live college basketball
Video has been a big focus for Facebook for a while now. They’re trying to compete with YouTube and other popular video platforms. One of the ways they’ve done that is with live video.
OnePlus has released its latest OxygenOS Open Beta software for the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T. This update brings various UI improvements and bug fixes.
Google Allo is adding new moderation controls for group chats and a fun selfie camera to fire off quick GIFs or videos. It’s all part of the version 22 update.
Samsung Smart TV’s launched in either 2016 or 2017 now have access to the YouTube TV app, but you’ll need to sign up through the mobile app or website.
Not to be outdone by its own parent company, MetroPCS is now offering new customers a free year of Amazon Prime alongside a Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime for a limited time.
Check out these great ways you can use Google Assistant to make the most of your Thanksgiving holiday, from prepping for dinner and travel to having fun with the whole family.