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Android News 15 December 2013 – 12:00 GMT / 07:00 EST:
1. Google Removed App Ops Feature in Android 4.4.2
Wondering what are the new features of Android 4.4.2? Well, one of them is removing the very useful App Ops feature. App Ops enables you to revoke permissions for each installed app separately, and you can decide whether an application should access your location or personal information, or not.
Google stated that App Ops was enabled on Android 4.3 by mistake, and since this experimental feature needs more improvement to be accessed by all the users, we have removed it on Android 4.4.2.
If you are running Android 4.3 or 4.4, then learn How to Rev oke and Manage Permissions on Android.
2. HTC One Mini Receives Android 4.3 with Sense 5.5 Update
HTC rolled out the Android 4.3 update with Sense 5.5 for HTC One Mini, and the 530MP update bring lots of system improvement to your device, which some of them are: BlinkFeed improvements, Video Highlight improvements, Music improvements, and of course System improvements which are Android 4.3 and HTC Sense 5.5 update.
Since the update is being rolled out gradually, it may take a while to cover all the One Mini devices.
3. Android 4.4.2 is Now Available For the Galaxy S4 GPE
Since almost all the Nexus and Google Play Editions devices had received the KitKat 4.4.2 update, we knew it was just a matter of time to see the Galaxy S4 GPE receive the update too. The update is now available OTA and you just need to confirm the update notification to download about 57MB and install the latest taste of KitKat