12 Cool Things You Can Do in Android 9 Pie That You Couldn't Do Before

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Android 9 Pie is finished and heading out now to Pixel devices, with phones that were part of the Android P beta programme next in line. Whether you’ve been following the development of the OS for the last six months, or you’re completely new to it, here are some of the cool tricks that are now possible on Android devices.

1) Optimise battery use

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Let Android smartly manage battery usage via Settings, Battery, and Adaptive Battery, and apps that are deemed less important are shunted into the background. Notifications from them might be delayed, but they’ll use less battery juice, and the system should get smarter over time. Battery Saver is still here too, for when your battery gets


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