Pixel Watch updated with Personal Safety Tiles

Besides the December 2023 Feature Drop introducing a pair of new Pixel Watch capabilities, Google this week updated the Personal Safety app with two Wear OS Tiles. These shortcuts let you quickly “Start” Emergency Sharing or Safety Check with a quick swipe from your watch face. There’s a big red or yellow pill-shaped button instead … Read more

Gmail notification icons on Android are no longer red

Back in June, Google updated Gmail for Android so that the notification icon is no longer red, but changed course a few days later. Red has been dropped again, but Dynamic Color is not implemented in its place. After version 2023.11.26.x, Gmail’s notification icon no longer has a red background. However, instead of Dynamic Color … Read more