Google+ for Android Updated with Hashtag Support
Google recently updated the Android version of its Google+ application. The new version adds support for hashtags in the stream, as well as better web site sharing support from third-party web sites/services. The update also introduces bug fixes and performance improvements. The update is available from the Google Play Store.
Google Adds Android Pay to Chrome
Google recently updated its Chrome browser for Android devices with several performance improvements. Fire and foremost, Android users can rely on Android Pay to make purchases online when browsing.
Google Keep Sorts Notes By Topic
Google Keep gained a useful tool in a recent update — the app can now categorize notes by topic. Keep will assign categories to topics such as web sites, recipes, or favorite places, and those topics will be searchable via keyword.
Google Sends Security Patch to Pixel Phones
Google has sent a fresh security patch to the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL handsets. Google says the update "fixes critical bugs and improves the performance and stability" of the Pixel smartphones.
Google's Allo Messaging App Finds Its Way to Android Auto
Users of Google's Allo mobile messaging application can now use the service from the comfort of their car. The latest update, available in the Google Play Store, brings support for Android Auto to Allo, which joins several other messaging services that are already accessible when in drive mode.