Google's Android P is all about notches and notifications – CNET


Google announced the next version of its mobile operating system, for now just called Android P.


Google is preparing its Android mobile software for something Apple popularized with its iPhone X — the notch. That’s the little cutout at the top of phones with screens that take up almost the whole handset.

The search giant on Wednesday announced Android P, the next generation of its mobile operating system. And one of the biggest changes in the software is Google’s catering to those cutouts. Because, well, the notches are coming. Asus last month announced the Zenfone 5, complete with, yes, a notch. Both Huawei and LG are also rumored to have phones with notches on the way.  

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