YouTube Music has been reportedly up to date with a Just lately Performed widget for smartphones working Android 12, that includes play and pause controls, together with a like button. The widget is alleged to be obtainable on the newest model of YouTube Music and provides related performance as music widgets on iOS. Customers will be capable to use the widget in three dimension choices, relying on their dwelling display format, with the widget format adapting accordingly, says the report. YouTube Music now has three widgets, Now Enjoying, Turntable, and Just lately Performed, which supply theming integration with Android 12.
Again in October, Google rolled out a brand new ‘Turntable’ widget for YouTube Music customers working Android 12, which shows the quilt artwork of at the moment enjoying monitor, together with a button to play or pause on the backside and a like button on the prime. Google has now rolled out the brand new Just lately Performed widget for customers working Android 12 on their smartphones, as noticed by 9to5Google.
The widget was one of many new Materials You widgets marketed together with the Pixel 6 sequence and permits customers to leap again into playlists or albums, or re-watch movies with a single faucet. The performance seems to be much like music widgets for Spotify and Apple Music that have been launched on iOS 14, that additionally supply shortcuts to beforehand performed tracks, playlists, and albums.
Google has been busy pushing updates to its apps and tweaking the default theme and layouts to combine higher with the Materials You design launched on Android 12. Other than YouTube Music, different apps like Google Play Books, Google Maps, Google Pictures, Google Calendar, and Google Information are additionally slated to obtain new widgets.
As soon as added to the house display, customers can reportedly resize the widget from a 5×2 format to 5×4 to indicate more moderen content material. For these on the lookout for a extra compact format, the widget can be resized to a 5×1 format, and even 4×1, however this can disguise the play/ pause controls and like button, the report provides. Each Turntable and the brand new Just lately Performed widgets will help ‘Dynamic Shade’ and Materials You help for customers on Android 12.
YouTube Music customers who’ve up to date to the newest model (4.45.55) of the Android app ought to be capable to add the brand new widgets to their dwelling display. Nevertheless, the widgets look like enabled by a server-side change, so some customers could have to attend earlier than it’s enabled on their smartphones.