The other option is what Google is calling a flexible update.
In the meantime, Google published "Android Enterprise Security", a white paper detailing the new enterprise-centric security features that have been added to Android after Pie's release in August.
As detailed in the Android Dev Summit, The API comes in two flavors: immediate and flexible.
This API is now in testing with select developers and will be available to all Google Play developers soon. Developers will also be able to customize the update flow so it feels like it is part of the app.
Essentially, the In-App Updates API can force users to update their apps. When enabled, users will be able to continue using an app while an update is downloaded.
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"This is something that developers have asked us for a long time is - say you own an app and you want to make sure the user is running the latest version", said Cuthbertson.
Additionally, developers can now full-screen messages asking the user to update the app immediately, unless they're prevented by a metered connection or the battery is too low. But this is about to change, now that Google is introducing a new API for Android.
Its not just a simple rebranding, Google also redesigned the app to put your content front and center.
If you don't already have the app, you can download Files by Google free of charge from the Play Store.
Overall, it's a good package of announcements that Google went live at Android Developers summit.