Saturday, October 31

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Google working to integrate reminders into notifications

Google is adding two separate ‘Suggested Actions’ to notifications on Android to help users keep track of their to-do tasks. The new Suggested Actions work with Google Keep and Tasks to offer quick ways for users to remember things from their messages. The new feature was discovered by Android Police, and it seems like it’s still in a testing phase or hasn’t fully rolled out yet. The publication found that it worked randomly within Telegram and WhatsApp, but not with Facebook Messenger or Google’s default texting app. The reminder action only seems to appear with messages structured like a reminder. That means phrases like ‘Please buy X’ or ‘Don’t forget X’ work the best. In case it’s unclear, Suggested Actions are little bubbles t...