Smartphone air strike warnings are now one of the worst living facts in Ukraine. The Ukrainian government currently has an air strike warning system Third party applicationGoogle is responsible for creating the Air Raid Alert system directly on Android. The company outlined the result Google Blog:
Unfortunately, millions of people in Ukraine now rely on air strike warnings to go to safety. At the request and assistance of the Government of Ukraine, we began to develop a rapid air strike warning system for Android phones in Ukraine. Based on the warnings already issued by the Ukrainian government, this work supports the existing air strike warning systems.
Google is releasing this feature via Google Play Services, which means it will work on almost all Android phones. Although Android OS updates are not popular among single-digit users every year, Google Play Services will be updated through the Play Store, so updates will take place once everyone has checked their phone apps for updates.
Dave Burke, Vice President of Android Engineering Announce A new feature on Twitter is that Alerts uses the same minimal delay alert system as the Android panel Earthquake Detection for Android. Although the earthquake detection system can generate earthquake alerts by collecting accelerometer data from millions of Android phones, Google does not detect air strikes and creates a client for the government alarm system.
“The system is set to launch today and will target all Android phones in Ukraine in the next few days,” says Burke. Thanks to the Eng / Product / UX teams for participating in the race. [solution] In a short time. “
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