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'Autofill code from Messages' feature spotted, makes entering SMS-based 2FA keys a snap

Last year, a new "verification code autofill" setting appeared as part of a Play Services update that promised to plug the SMS-based 2FA gap for apps that use Android's snazzy SMS Retriever API for verification codes. In short, it would be another way to autofill SMS 2FA codes that might be able to work with any app, regardless of developer support. And based on user reports, the feature may be rolling out.

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25 new Android games from the week of February 3, 2020: Cookies Must Die, Might & Magic: Chess Royale, and Circuit Dude

Welcome to the roundup of the newest Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have a solid F2P platformer, the latest Auto Chess clone, and a fantastic puzzler all about plugging in chips, pushing blocks, stepping on switches, and rotating walls. So without further ado, here are the more notable Android games released during the week of February 3rd, 2020.

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12 new and notable Android apps from the last two weeks including byte, Scroll, and QuakeAlertUSA (1/25/20 - 2/08/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous two weeks or so. Today I have a short-form video sharing app from the creator of Vine, a subscription-based ad blocker that works in the majority of mobile browsers, and an earthquake early warning app. So without further ado, here are the more notable Android apps released in the last two weeks.

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29 temporarily free and 33 on-sale apps and games for Friday

Welcome to Friday, everyone. The end of the week is finally here, and so it is time to celebrate by checking out the latest app and game sales available on the Google Play Store. As always, I've highlighted the more interesting titles in bold to make discovery easier. So without further ado, here are 29 temporarily free and 33 on-sale apps and games for the end of the week.

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26 temporarily free and 26 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Welcome to Wednesday, everyone. Our sales roundup in the middle of the week tends to be lighter than our Monday and Friday roundups. So I only have a total of 52 apps and games to share today, but luckily there are actually quite a few quality discounts in the bunch, such as the sales for the games Golf Peaksinbento, and Bouncer Story. As always, I've highlighted the more interesting titles in bold to make discovery easier. So without further ado, here are 26 temporarily free and 26 on-sale apps and games for the middle of the week.

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Apple iCloud is now easier to access on Android

Apple’s software solutions mostly stay within the confines of its tightly controlled mobile and desktop platforms, barring the odd exception. But the more open nature the tech titan has lately been going after with a subscription-driven model for some services requires apps to work across operating systems. Taking baby steps in that direction, Apple has now optimized its iCloud website for mobile screens, bringing a few of its popular services to Android.

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46 temporarily free and 64 on-sale apps and games for Monday

Welcome to Monday, everyone. It's the beginning of another week, and so it's time again to check out the latest app and game sales available on the Google Play Store. Surprisingly this is a bustling Monday, and so there's more than a few quality sales, such as Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition, Doom & Destiny Advanced, and Gunslugs. As always, I've highlighted the more interesting titles in bold to make discovery easier. So without further ado, here are 46 temporarily free and 64 on-sale apps and games for the beginning of the week.

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17 new Android games from the week of January 27, 2020: Disgaea 1 Complete, Reed Remastered, and Unitied

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have a quality port of a faithful remaster for the SRPG Disgaea 1, the launch of a stylish and challenging platformer, and an entertaining minimal puzzler that's all about synchronized block movement. So without further ado, here are the more notable Android games released during the week of January 27th, 2020.

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Some Pixel 2 users facing camera failure after recent updates

The central pillars of the Pixel phone experience are the cameras and timely software updates. For many Pixel 2/XL users, one of those pillars has knocked the other down, as many have reported the phone's camera no longer works correctly, failing to show an image in the Camera app's viewfinder or capture any photos. The camera is just dead, basically.

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24 temporarily free and 32 on-sale apps and games for Friday

Welcome to Friday, everyone. The end of the week is finally here, so it's time to celebrate by exploring the latest sales currently available on the Google Play Store. As always, I've highlighted the more interesting titles in bold, and I'm glad to report that there are a few high-quality games available in today's list, such as This War of Mine and Beholder 2. So without further ado, here are 24 temporarily free and 32 on-sale apps and games for the end of the week.

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