Google has finally rolled out its AirDrop alternative called Nearby Sharing for Android smartphones. The feature allows users to transfer files, documents, multimedia content and more via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi or NFC between the two Android smartphones running Android 6.0 or above. In addition to that, the tech-giant has also confirmed the feature for Chrome OS as well. That means Chromebook users will also be able to transfer content using the feature between Android smartphones. The feature is currently being rolled out officially for Pixel and some Samsung smartphones and it will be expanded to more devices in coming weeks. However, if you are a little curious to try out the new Nearby Sharing feature on your smartphone before its final rollout, here’s a workaround for you. To get the Nearby Sharing feature on your Android smartphones, you will need to enrol for Google Play Services beta program and after enrolling, here’s how can use the feature. How to enrol into … [Read more...] about How to setup and use Google’s AirDrop rival Nearby Sharing on your Android phone
The Files by Google app, which primarily gives Android users an easy way to manage files and free up space on their phone, is getting a new PIN-protected “Safe Folder” feature. After setting up a four-digit PIN, you can store any of your sensitive files in this encrypted folder. The folder is locked the moment you switch away to another app, and its contents are only accessible through Files by Google. … [Read more...] about Files by Google adds PIN protection for your most sensitive files on Android
Apple introduced AirDrop on the iPhone and Mac in 2011, fully nine years ago. Since then, Android has gone through a few different iterations and ideas for file sharing, but none have come anywhere near the simplicity and convenience of AirDrop. Also, few to none of those solutions were universally adopted by all Android manufacturers. … [Read more...] about Android’s ‘Nearby Share’ file sharing feature is finally launching
Does Nearby Share Work Like AirDrop? Android Nearby Share is being compared to Apple’s AirDrop feature by many. An AirDrop-competitor has been an often-requested feature among Android users. Is it fair to say Nearby Share is “AirDrop for Android?” While the two services may work slightly differently, they serve the same purpose. … [Read more...] about What Is Android Nearby Share, and Does It Work Like AirDrop?
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Redmi 9 Prime has been launched in India. The budget smartphone from Xiaomi is priced at Rs 9,999 and comes with features like a quad-camera setup, a massive battery, etc. Redmi 9 Prime goes on sale starting August 6 during the Amazon Prime Day sale. … [Read more...] about Redmi 9 Prime launched in India with quad-camera setup, 5,020 mAh battery: Check price, specifications, features