Yandex continues its push onto Android with a Launcher for low-end smartphones

Andrii DegelerApps, Latin America, Product Launches

Russia’s Internet giant Yandex continues its experiments with UI. Less than a year after releasing its own browser, the company has announced a new product, Yandex Launcher that targets low-end devices running Android. Currently the launcher is available for users in Latin America, where low-end smartphones make up most of the sales and people are “more eager to try something new than elsewhere,” Yandex spokesperson Vladimir Isaev told TNW. New regions will be rolled out gradually in the future, with fine adjustments in the app recommendation system, one of the launcher’s core features. Yandex’s new product for Android shows, among other…

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