More functionality for Scoped Storage
Scoped Storage was the most controversial addition to Android 10 when it debuted last year, as it blocked most applications from accessing your phone’s entire internal storage to improve privacy and security. Google ended up pushing the deadline for supporting Scoped Storage to the release of Android 11 later this year, but there’s additional functionality in the new Android version for apps to try out.
The trials and tribulations of app development during a pandemic.
Think about your Android phone for a second. What’s the most important part of it? You could argue that it’s the processor, display, software, or any other component. All of those things are essential in their own unique way, but at the end of the day, you’re primarily interacting with the apps that are installed on it.
Android 11 is making some notable changes to notifications. In the third developer preview of Android 11, we’ve discovered that you can now dismiss any notification, even ongoing ones that were previously always in place.