With the release of Android 8.0 on 21st August 2017, Google modernized on how we watch YouTube videos by releasing the Picture in Picture mode where in we can watch the videos even while using other apps.However for viewing in PiP mode you need to be a YouTube Red member and have an Android 8.0 device.
As a lot of devices still haven’t received the 8.0 update this feature is quite handy So to use this feature here’s a quick guide for you:
Install the Float Tube Video player by clicking this link.
1. After installing click on the share button of YouTube video you are watching and select the Float Tube Video player
2.Now click on the icon in the bottom right corner of the player to switch on the Picture in Picture mode and enjoy watching videos while using different applications.
Everybody has used the GPS. The one to-go feature for all your navigating problems. Global positioning system has been successful in tracking the outdoor objects on a map(i.e. buildings, shops etc) but what about the indoors (i.e tracking inside a shop/building)
This is where VPS comes into picture. Google released concept of new technology called Visual Positioning Service,which uses augmented reality on mobile phones and tablets for navigation.
Google’s Augmented Reality platform
While the GPS will help you reach the door of the the shop, VPS helps you in locating the exact position of the items you want to buy from the shop.
VPS makes use of machine learning, computer vision and mapping coordinates.
This technology along with audio-interface is a game changer for visually impaired.
The technology is in its initial stage and still developing with not much application however once its perfected it will spread like wildfire.
If the battery icon does not appear on taskbar so to restore the problem go to Settings>Personalization
then click on Taskbar and in Notifications Area click on select which icons appear on taskbar
In the following window which appears turn the slider on for Power option
Now if the Power button is grayed out click here to resolve it