We’re getting closer to a world without spam ― that you have to listen to, anyway.
When a telemarketer or similarly annoying entity calls you, the phone app will display a red bar and a text warning to indicate that you shouldn’t bother picking up. You’ll also be able to permanently block and report the caller.
It looks like this:
Nexus phones basically offer a “pure” version of Android ― a way for Google to show off new features before they make their way to other smartphones.
If you like the idea of screening spammy callers, though, The Guardian notes that there are plenty of apps on the market that offer similar features.