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Google Play Store Available with Custom Android Apps


Recently, Google has been working on updating a couple of features available on Google Play Store, with the purpose of making enterprises use in an easier manner their app. As such, the process of distributing custom Android apps or in-house ones to employees becomes much simpler.

Private Channel – Lots of Benefits

As such, the famous Google Play offers people a Private Channel feature. This helps apps administrators to host various internal apps for Android and control the access a particular group or certain users have. This feature is really helpful, and besides this, organizations who sign up for such a Private Channel also enjoy some other benefits: user authentication, virus and malware detection etc.

Release Date of the Update

The update the team announced has become available starting January 31, and it is now easier to make the apps available on Play Store easier to discover and to access for the end users. For example, private apps have been moved from their previous spot on Google Play to the Work Apps menu. This makes it easier and faster if you want to navigate to it.

But There’s More Included

Within the same section of the store you will find all the apps that the organization can manage with a suite dedicated to enterprise mobility management, whether they are public or private. The update also improved the controls for the private and public apps on the Play Private Channel. The new consolidation helps administrators create whitelists for the mobile apps that are approved for enterprises, according to Google’s own announcement.

If you own an organization and haven’t used the Google Play Private Channel feature until now, then you should know that first you have to enroll and use an enterprise mobility management tool. The company said that you can even use their own mobile management technology.

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Ahmet Bozdag

This is the stupidest comparison ever. the nexus 6p has a 2 year old processor and the mi6 has the latest and greatest SD835 backed with 6gb ram. also the cameras on the mi6 is leaps and bounds ahead of the 6p. youre making it seem like they are on equal terms but it can be summed up like this: mi6 is faster mi6 has more ram mi6 has better cameras mi6 has longer battery life due to its smaller screen size and lower resolution 6p is cheaper 6p has headphone jack 6p is more dev friendly currently overall mi6… Read more »

Brian Peterson

Actually – it’s a stupid comparison because MI6 won’t be able to use all carriers in the FI Network. If you want the Fi network you need Nexus 5X, 6P, Pixel or Pixel XL phone.