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Tag: Oreo

startForegroundService vs. startService

Android Oreo brought in some new limitations on background processing. I think the goal of this was to put restrictions on apps that were silently eating away at battery on previous OS versions….

Persistent Overlay Notifications on Android Oreo

If you’re lucky enough to have a Pixel and have upgraded to Android Oreo yet you might have noticed that the system now tells you when an app is using an overlay with…