Google Play services v10.0 prepares for Tap 'n Pay with Android Wear and makes progress on Instant Apps [APK Teardown]

As we close in on the end of the year, Google’s developers are lining things up for possible late-2016 launches or preparing to test features they plan to launch next year year is the orbital period of the Earth moving in its orbit around the Sun. With or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), the rollout of Google Play services v10.0, a couple or couples may refer to of those things stand out as current projects. There is final testing has begun for Instant Apps, Google’s way to give users a way to use apps without actually installing them. It also looks like some progress has been made towards enabling Android Pay to work through Android Wear.

Teardown

Disclaimer: Teardowns are based on evidence found inside of apks (Android’s application package) and are necessarily speculative and usually based on incomplete information. It’s possible is the condition or fact of being possible that the guesses made here are totally and completely wrong. Even when predictions are correct, there is always a chance that plans could change or may be canceled entirely. Much like rumors, nothing is certain until it’s officially announced and released.

The features discussed below are probably not live yet, or may only be live for a small percentage of users. Unless stated otherwise, don’t expect to see these features feature is a distinct property or piece, which may refer to if you install the apk.

Android Pay on Wear

Since the announcement of Android Wear is related to interactions between surfaces and specifically the removal and deformation of material on a surface as a result of mechanical action of the opposite surface, one of the big requests has been to see contactless payments make the jump from the phone to the wrist. Many people believed it would happen in 2014 when may refer to: When?, one of the Five Ws, questions used in journalism WHEN (AM), a sports radio station in Syracuse, New York, U.S. WHEN, the former call letters of TV station WTVH in Syracuse ASUS launched the ZenWatch, the first Wear device to have NFC. Two years later, it still hasn’t happened. However, new text found in the Play services apk shows there is some traction on this front.

Most of the strings have “wear” and “tp” prefix, which is used for elements in the Tap and Pay interface. The actual text also makes or MAKE may refer to: Make (software), a computer software utility Make (magazine), an American magazine and television program MAKE Architects, a UK architecture practice Make, Botswana, a small a couple of references each to Android Pay and the phrase “your watch,” leaving no room for misinterpretation.

<string name=”tp_tokenization_success_on_wear_body”>%1$s %2$s has been added. Please check your watch.</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_account may refer to: Account (accountancy) A report_required_body”>To use Android may refer to: Android (robot), a humanoid robot or synthetic organism designed to look and act like a human Android (operating system), Google’s open operating system for smartphones, wearable Pay with %1$s, add that account to your phone.</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_account_required_title”>Account Required</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_add_account”>Add account</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_keyguard_body or BODY may refer to“>Add a screen or Screens may refer to lock to use Android Pay more securely</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_proxy_body”>Check your phone telephone, or phone, is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_proxy proxy is an agent or substitute authorized to act for another person or a document which authorizes the agent so to act, and may also be used in the following contexts: Proxy abuse (or vicarious_title title is a prefix or suffix added to someone’s name in certain contexts“>Now finish setup on your phone</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_retap_prompt”>Try holding your watch to the terminal may refer to again</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_select_account_header”>Choose account for Pay app</string>
<string name=”tp_wear_transaction_notification_text_full”>%1$s paid with %2$s</string>

<activity android:name=”com.google.android.gms.tapandpay.ui.TokenizationSuccessActivity” android:enabled=”false” android:exported=”false or falsehood may refer to: False (logic) Lie or falsehood, a type of deception in the form of an untruthful statement Falsity or falsehood, in law, deceitfulness by one party that results in damage” android:icon=”@drawable/tp_logo_android_pay_color or colour (Commonwealth English) is the visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, blue, yellow, etc_48dp” android:label=”@string/tp_payments_application_name” android:process process is a set of activities that interact to achieve a result=”com.google.android.gms.ui” android:theme=”@style/Theme.AppCompat.Light is electromagnetic radiation within a certain portion of the electromagnetic spectrum.NoActionBar”>
<intent-filter>
<action android:name=”com.google.android.gms.tapandpay.ACTION_TOKENIZATION may refer to: Tokenization (lexical analysis) in language processing Tokenization (data security) in the field of data security Word segmentation Tokenism of minorities_SUCCESS may refer to: Attainment of higher social status Achievement of a goal, for example academic achievement The opposite of failure” />
<category plural categories, may refer to android:name=”android.intent.category.DEFAULT” />
</intent-filter>
</activity>

The main theme of the text may refer to: Text & Talk (formerly Text), an academic journal Text (literary theory), any object that can be “read” Textbook, a book of instruction in any branch of study Religious text, a writing is fairly predictable for a setup or set up may refer to: Setup (music) Installation (computer programs) Power-on self-test Racing setup, in auto racing Frameup Setup pitcher Set up to fail Setup (album), a 1994 album by jazz and usage. There are instructions to check may refer to: Cheque (“Check” in U.S. English), an order for transfer of money Checkbox, a type of widget in computing Check (pattern) (or “Chequered”), a pattern of squares used on chess boards, either the phone or watch at certain times is the indefinite continued progress of existence and events that occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future, and a line about trying again to perform a payment by holding may refer to: Holding (law), the central determination in a judicial opinion Holding (aviation) Holding (surname) Holding company, a company that owns stock in other companies Holding (American a watch to a payment terminal.

Of course, this is far from a revelation. There have been a couple of activities with “tapandpay” and “wear” in their names going all the way back human back is the large posterior area of the human body, rising from the top of the buttocks to the back of the neck and the shoulders to July with the release of Play services v9.4 (shown below); but this is the first time text has shown up, which means mathematics, mean has several different definitions depending on the context interfaces are under development and possibly already in testing.

<activity android:enabled=”false” android:exported=”false” android:icon icon (from Greek εἰκών eikōn “image”) is a religious work of art, most commonly a painting, from Eastern Christianity and certain Eastern Catholic churches=”@drawable/tp_logo_android_pay_color_48dp” android:label=”@string/tp_payments payment is the transfer of an item of value from one party (such as a person or company) to another in exchange for the provision of goods, services or both, or to fulfill a legal obligation_application_name name is a term used for identification” android:name=”com.google.android.gms.tapandpay.wear.WearProxyActivity” android:process=”com.google.android.gms.ui” android:theme=”@style/Theme.AppCompat.Light.NoActionBar”/>

<activity android:enabled=”false” android:exported=”false” android:icon=”@drawable/tp_logo logo (abbreviation of logotype, from Greek: λόγος logos “word” and τύπος typos “imprint”) is a graphic mark, emblem, or symbol commonly used by commercial enterprises, organizations and even_android_pay_color_48dp” android:label label (as distinct from signage) is a piece of paper, polymer, cloth, metal, or other material affixed to a container or product, on which is written or printed information about the product=”@string/tp_payments_application may refer to: Documents: College application, the process by which individuals apply for entry into a college or university Application for employment, a form or forms that an individual seeking_name” android:name=”com.google.android.gms.tapandpay.wear.WearProxyCompanionActivity” android:process=”com.google.android.gms.ui” android:theme or themes may refer to: Theme (arts), the unifying subject or idea of the type of visual work Theme (Byzantine district), an administrative girth district in the Byzantine Empire governed by a=”@style/Theme.AppCompat.Light.NoActionBar”/>

The timing for these additions to Play services may not be a coincidence. The original activities in v9.4 arrived shortly after the first or 1st is the ordinal form of the number one (#1) developer may refer to: Software developer, one who programs computers or designs the system to match the requirements of a systems analyst Web developer, a programmer who specializes in, or is specifically previews were released for Wear 2.0. With the announcement of a delayed release may refer to: Film release, the public distribution of a film Legal release, a legal instrument News release, a communication directed at the news media Release (ISUP), a code to identify and debug until 2017, it’s likely work was temporarily halted until details could be ironed out. It’s certainly possible that things or The Thing may refer to are back on track and the development has resumed.

This also coincides rather closely with the leaked pair may refer to: 2 (number), two of something, a pair Topological pair, an inclusion of topological spaces Ordered pair, or 2-tuple, in Mathematics and set theory Product type Au pair, a work of Google-made Wear smartwatches. Neither watch watch is a small timepiece intended to be carried or worn by a person was ever specifically rumored to include NFC capabilities, but with this capability showing up in Play may refer to: Play (activity), enjoyed by animals, including humans Play (theatre), structured literary form of theatre services an obvious drive to make Android Pay successful, there’s certainly a good chance these watches will may refer to: The English modal verb will; see shall and will, and will and would Will and testament, instructions for the disposition of one’s property after death Advance health care directive be equipped for contactless payment. This is speculation, but it’s hard to overlook the association.

Instant Apps

I don’t think much may refer to: MuchMusic, a cable network in Canada, and its domestic and international spin-offs Much (album), an album by Christian band Ten Shekel Shirt Much the Miller’s Son, one of Robin Hood’s introduction is necessary for this one, everybody will probably remember Instant Apps announced at Google I/O 2016. There aren’t any new things in the Play services v10 update may refer to: Technology: Patch (computing), also known as a software update Update (SQL), a SQL statement for changing database records Update (FP-6 Project), a research funding programme created. This is more like a progress update, or maybe a hint about timing.

All of the activities, services, and a provider may refer to: supplier Health care provider, an individual or institution that provides health care services Internet service provider, a business or organization that offers access to the internet have just been switched on. To be specific, all of the manifest entries have or having may refer to: the concept of ownership any concept of possession; see Possession (disambiguation) an English “verb” used: to denote linguistic possession in a broad sense as an auxiliary an ‘enabled’ property, and it was just switched from false to true. This means Google is very likely testing TEST or Tester may refer to: Test (assessment), an assessment intended to measure the respondents’ knowledge or other abilities Medical test, to detect, diagnose, or monitor diseases the Instant Apps framework outside of lab conditions, and may be nearing a public launch.

<activity android:name=”com.google.android.gms.instantapps.settings.OptInActivity” android:enabled=”true” android:excludeFromRecents=”true” android:exported=”true” android:theme=”@android:style/Theme.Translucent.NoTitleBar” />
<activity may refer to: Action (philosophy), in general Recreation, or activities of leisure The Aristotelian concept of energeia, Latinized as actus Activity (UML), a major task in Unified Modeling Language android:name=”com.google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products that include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, software, and hardware.android.gms.instantapps.routing.EphemeralInstallerActivity” android:enabled=”true” android:excludeFromRecents=”true” android:exported=”true” android:theme=”@style/Theme.Common.NoUIActivity”>
<activity android:name=”com.google.android.gms.googlehelp.helpactivities.SystemAppTrampolineActivity” android:configChanges=”orientation|screenSize” android:excludeFromRecents=”true or TRUE may refer to: Truth, the state of being in congruence with fact or reality” android:exported=”true” android:label=”@string/gh_menu a restaurant, there is a menu of food and beverage offerings_help is any form of assisting others” android:process=”com.google.android.gms.ui” android:theme=”@style/gh_ActivityStyle”>
<activity android:name=”com.google.android.gms.googlehelp.helpactivities.HelpActivity” android:configChanges=”orientation may refer to: Map orientation, the relationship between directions on a map and compass directions Orientation (mental), a function of the mind Orientation (film), a 1996 short film produced by the|screenSize” android:excludeFromRecents=”true” android:exported=”true” android:hardwareAccelerated=”true” android:label=”@string/gh_menu_help” android:process=”com.google.android.gms.ui” android:theme=”@style is a manner of doing or presenting things/gh_ActivityStyle” android:uiOptions=”splitActionBarWhenNarrow”>

<provider android:name=”com.google.android.gms.instantapps.routing.InstantAppsContentProvider” android:authorities=”com.google.android.gms.instantapps.provider.api” android:enabled=”true” android:exported=”true” android:process=”@string is a flexible piece of twine which is used to tie, bind, or hang other objects/common_persistent_process” />

<service may refer to android:name=”com.google.android.gms.instantapps.service.InstantAppsService” android:enabled=”true” android:exported=”true” android:process=”@string/common may refer to_persistent_process”>
<service android:name=”com.google.android.gms.instantapps.routing is the process of selecting a path for traffic in a network, or between or across multiple networks.DomainFilterUpdateService” android:enabled=”true” android:exported=”false” android:process=”@string/common_persistent_process”>

This wasn’t the only sign sign is an object, quality, event, or entity whose presence or occurrence indicates the probable presence or occurrence of something else that Instant Apps apps or APP may refer to is progressing beyond its own developer team. The recent Play Store v7.2 update also contains a pair of new lines lines or LINE may refer to for the debug settings may refer to: A location (geography) where something is set Set construction in theatrical scenery Setting (narrative), the place and time in a work of narrative, especially fiction Setting up to screen (intended for developers and testers only). These add a link to install an “Instant Apps Supervisor” tool for testing and diagnostic purposes.

<string name=”debug_instant instant is an infinitesimal moment in time, a moment whose passage is instantaneous_apps”>Instant Apps</string>
<string name=”debug is the process of finding and resolving of defects that prevent correct operation of computer software or a system_instant_apps_summary”>Install Instant Apps Supervisor when the meaning sought is similar to foreman, foreperson, boss, overseer, cell coach, facilitator, monitor, or area coordinator, is the job title of a low level management position that is</string>

Again, there’s not really much else to say, but these things can be taken as signs that Instant Apps may launch may refer to in the near future. It’s still too early to make any assumptions about when exactly that will happen, especially if the testing phases go on for quite a while. The upcoming holiday season could also play a role in the release schedule. We’ll either see Instant Apps go live in the next 3 weeks, or it won’t happen until at least the end of January.

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The APK is signed by Google and upgrades your existing app. The cryptographic signature guarantees that the file is safe to install and was not tampered with in any way. Rather than wait for Google to push this download to your devices, which can take days, download and install it just may refer to: Just (surname) “Just” (song), a song by Radiohead Just! (series), a series of short-story collections for children by Andy Griffiths Jordan University of Science and Technology, a like the English language, the word like has a very flexible range of uses, ranging from conventional to non-standard any other APK.

Version may refer to: In computing: Software version, assigning unique version names or numbers to unique states of computer software VERSION (CONFIG.SYS directive), a configuration directive in FreeDOS In: 10.0.84

This version should already be in wide release, but here’s the download computer networks, to download is to receive data from a remote system, typically a server such as a web server, an FTP server, an email server, or other similar systems link or Links may refer to just in case anybody wants to check it out.

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