Google updates Android Device Manager & Play Books apps in Google Play

Google has released updates for two of its Android applications – Play Books and Android Device Manager in Google Play.Android Device Manager and Play Books

Talking about Android Device Manager update first, Google has now included password prompts at the time of application start-up and account change to increase the security of this very critical application. In addition, the update includes performance enhancements and bug-fixes.

You can grab the updated Android Device Manager from Google Play.

Coming to Google Play Books update, the search giant has re-introduced the PDF and EPUB upload within the app, which was earlier removed due to premature inclusion. So, you can again start uploading e-books or other PDF files to your Google Play Books account on-the-go..

Other changes in Google Play Books update:

  • Settings and Help have moved to the main navigation menu.
  • Performance improvements and bug fixes, including a fix to prevent the screen from sleeping while the app is reading aloud.

Grab the updated app from Google Play.

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