Essential is working on GSI support for the Essential Phone. Users will be able to flash Google's upcoming update on their now unsupported Essential Phones with just a trivial bit of work once they are successful. The firm shut down earlier in February, discontinuing work on its upcoming phone and support for its older models.
Some newly discovered code in the Android 11 Developer Preview has uncovered a new gesture code-named "Columbus." The new gesture would allow you to double-tap the rear of the phone to perform actions such as, snoozing alarms, dismissing timers, playing/pausing media, and more.
Google has shared its plans for the testing and release of Android 11 in the coming months. The rollout will comprise of three Developer Preview and three betas, followed by general availability in Q3 2020.