Android 4.4 KitKat debuted last week with a smart new features one of them was smart new dialer that search Google Place Listing to search for the business or shop calling you, but that’s just the start of Google’s plans. Next year Google is coming up with Caller ID. Early next year the search giant plans to link Google+ profile pictures to mobile phone numbers. Everyone who has a verified phone number for a Google Account will be automatically listed in and will be linked to the associated Google+ account. In reality this means that anyone using Android to call, or receive a call, from a number linked to a Google+ account will see a profile image automatically without the need to have contact information stored.
It may lead to some privacy concerns but don’t worry Google is offering a way out
According to Android Software Engineer Attila Bodis
“”Coming in early 2014, users who have verified their phone number and have discovery turned on will have their names and Google Profile photos display whenever they call you, or you call them (it’s great if a new friend who hasn’t been saved in your contacts yet calls you). ”
If you are still concerned you can opt in or out of this service by visiting this link