Google has recently deployed the year 2022 new security policy for the Play Store users, the implemented policy for Android users will come wholly experience gradually in the year 2022. Although, it covered all the new and old problems that you faced in the Play Store.
Notably, Google is always in active mode to provide regular updates for the Play Store application to resolve your concern and issue, that bothers you. But some of the major exploits were not able to fix via the regular update, for the company releases its new policy to encounter a yearly issue.
A set of more stringent guidelines include full-screen advertisements, which will likely be the most important and directly applicable change for many users. Below you can check how Google Play Store’s new policy impacts your experience.
- Better Ads Experiences:
- As per the new policy, Google to stop showing the ads in the full-screen interstitial ads of all formats that annoy users to do something else is not allowed, ads that appear during gameplay, and full-screen video interstitial ads that appear when app loading will stop showing.
- Subscription management canceallton & refund:
- If your app offers subscription services, you must make sure that it, makes it abundantly obvious how a user may manage or cancel their subscription. Additionally, you need to make sure that your app gives users easy online access to cancel their subscriptions.
- You will experience these changes after September 30, 2022
- Flag Secure requirement:
- When utilizing an app, Flag Secure is a display flag that is defined in the code to let the user know that the app’s user interface (UI) contains sensitive data that should only be displayed on secure surfaces. This flag is intended to stop the data from being captured in screenshots or viewed on displays that are not secure.
- You will experience this change after November 1, 2022
Exact Alarm Permission:
- Starting with Android 13, new permission called use exact alarm will be added that will provide access to exact alarm capabilities in apps (API target level 33). Apps must only declare the limited permission to use an exact alarm if it is necessary for the core operation of the app to satisfy the need for a precise alert.
- You will experience this change after July 31, 2023
Google Play Store has a new space for Watch, TV and Car applications
Yes! Absolutely right. Google Play Store has added a new space to its surface for non-smartphone applications. By the term ‘non-smartphone’ we mean that now, there will be a separate section for the apps related to your smart screen, cars, and smartwatches.
Google often tries to modify its Play Store applications and services in such a manner that users can benefit from them at the utmost level. In the latest developments, Google has introduced a new section called ‘Other Devices’ on the Play Store.
Just like a house, where you have separate rooms to arrange the related stuff as per your convenience, Google has also organized numerous applications on the Play Store in particular columns so that users can comfortably opt for their respective apps.
Other Devices – with three new tabs
The Other Devices section resides under the search bar with other categories; For instance, For you, Top Charts, Kids, and more. Further, this section contains three more tabs for Smartwatch, TV, and Car.
The Watch section has Watch apps. Whereas, the TV tab comprises nine carousels consisting of the latest news, free movies and TV, exercises, and music. It also has games just for TV with a carousel design. Meanwhile, the Car tab exhibits ‘Stream your favorites’ and ‘Stay Informed’ for Android-based automation.
The company has begun to roll out this new feature with the latest update of the Play Store. But, it is moving in batches and might take a few days to land on your device’s surface. So, don’t worry if you can’t find this option on your phone, at this moment.
Speaking of the Other Devices section, this isn’t a unique function in Google ground. However, it will act as a one-stop place for all non-smartphone applications. This is a way to make your mobile version Play Store a more convenient and comfortable app.
Google Play system update adds Android 13 Play Protect information
Google has already rolled out the September 2022 Play System Update for Android devices. But it looks like, the company has saved some features at that time to reveal later this month. In the latest edition, the Google Play system update adds support for the Play Protect information to the Android 13 interface.
The company began the September 2022 update with improvements for the Google Kids Space. Thereafter, the US manufacturer introduced some new and reflective features for the Wear OS with unique alerts for compromised passwords.
Now, once again, Google has entered into the Play System to make it more reliable and convenient. But this time, the change initiates from the latest interface – Android 13.
According to the official Google reports, phones running on the Android 13 operating system will display Play Protect information. Users will be able to access this feature in the Settings menu > Security and Privacy Settings section.
How is this feature useful? Consequently, Play Protect will inspect the behavior of the application on the device. Besides, it will inform you about the basic details of the app before you install them from the Google Play Store. Hence, you will be able to detect whether the particular app is suitable or harmful for your gadget.
Track the app installation activity
Apart from this change to Android 13, Google has also implemented some finer techniques that let you trace the app installation process. This function also falls in the Play Protect category. Ultimately, the company has expanded the details displayed on the Play Store listings.
These details might be regarding app permissions, changing policies, and so on. Aside, you will be able to check the installation status of the app on your other devices with the help of your smartphone.
Currently, the latest versions of the Play System and Play Store (v32.4) do not exhibit any new progress. Perhaps, the company might be testing these features on its server, and could soon bring them to the real surface. But, the good news is that the app downloading will become quite more productive and convenient for Android users with the new Play System update.
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Google Play Store 32.4.15 version improves usability
Notably, this update might release in the context of fixing the error for Android users who are stuck. The Google Play Store can’t let the users make any purchases or log in, and issues on download apps due to DF-DFERH-01 ERROR.
For Android smartphones, tablets, smart wearables, and other consumer-based platforms, the Google Play Store is the biggest app junction, containing a variety of app and game genres as well as amusing content.
Over that, it’s the major source for the application in terms of downloading apps, purchasing apps, and updating apps. However, this downfall effect number of users experiencing the platform.
We can expect that Google Play Store 32.4.15 version aims to rid users completely and provide them with a better experience with the app. We recommend you install it as soon as reached your smartphone.
However, Google Play rolls out regular updates for the users, sometimes for the general maintenance of the system security, and other than that it aims to provide a better user experience.
Here is How to update
Open the Google Play Store app placed at the top right corner, click on the profile icon, form the Setting option click on the About tab. Click on the Play Store version, now if any new update you will get messages that tell you if the Play Store is up to date.
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