The latest version of our favorite operating system will impress even the loyal fans of iOS. It is not surprising: in the latest green robot was a place for a great number of important innovations. This, above all, an updated design, increasing the battery life of the device, smart alerts, and finally, an improved lock screen. As it turned out, this list does not exhaust the novelties. Moreover, one of them was in the shadow until yesterday. What are we talking about? Let’s find out.
First of all, it is worth recalling the distant 2012. According to our colleagues at the pocketnow , namely that fall in Android 4.2 Jelly Bean introduced a feature which for so long had requested adherents of this operating system. We are talking about multiple access mode to the same device.
The notorious regime still appeared, but interested users were not totally satisfied. Why? The fact that multiple access is maintained exclusively tablets. Accordingly, to create, for example, a window with limited functionality for your child smartphone owners still could not.
This feature has fueled a lot of speculation. Many believed that the reason patents restricting the implementation of this function in a smaller device. As it turned out, the problem was hidden on the surface.
According to the official account of employees of Google, restrictions have been associated with confusion in incoming calls and messages. Which user to send them – the main or the currently active?
It seems that these questions are no longer concerned about the representatives of the search giant. Moreover, the solution to this problem is not only found, but also rooted in Android L.
This became known thanks to the forum users Android L Developer Preview, where you can report bugs and errors available. One of the users asked probability of occurrence mode multiple access on smartphones.
Google employees have left the question unanswered. Fortunately, the last one was quite clear and understandable.
The development team has implemented this feature. It will be available in the next public update.
Exactly how managed to achieve its implementation – is unknown. However, to get acquainted with all the details in person will be able to soon.