In addition to yesterday being Star Wars Day, it also saw Google beginning its rollout of the May 2020 security patch.
This month's security patch isn't particularly noteworthy, as it just includes the usual array of bug and vulnerability fixes and nothing more. Even so, there's still always some excitement surrounding a new software update.
Taking a gander through the AC forums, it looks like a lot of our members have already received the update just fine.
VoLTE — or Voice over LTE — is the new standard for calling throughout the U.S., Canada, and parts of Europe. Not only does it facilitate much higher call quality between cell phones, but it allows devices to stay connected to LTE while on a call, improving data speeds for everyone.
Google has made the initial setup of a Pixel relatively painless these days, but that initial tutorial and then installation of all your old apps don't quite get everything set up perfectly. If you picked up a Pixel 6 or 6 Pro during the insane carrier deals on Cyber Monday or Black Friday, here's what to do with it first.
Android Auto is an absolute necessity when driving, regardless of whether you're headed out to the grocery store or for a long road trip. These cables will ensure your phone stays protected and charged, no matter what.