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Default New options in settings sync (google account)


I've noticed new options when I enter settings and select my google account (sync details).

Do you know what are these? Weird is that there are "*" in some titles. Do you know what are these with star? Do you know what exactly does it sync? Do you know why there are 2 exact same positions? Don't know why one of these options is in english while rest is in Polish. Is everything OK or maybe I should wipe data (I dirty flashed when coming from 4.4.2 to 4.4.3)

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These are supposedly hidden sync points. Have you installed Greenify?. Greenify Experimental version enables/displays these 'hidden' ones - so you can chose to enable/disable sync on them.
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Yes, I installed greenify but never would guess this is because of greenify. Thanks for help
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Mine now has 3 options for photos...

Google photos
Auto backup Google photos
Google+ photos

..nice one Google for making your software so easy to understand.. nobs
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Can anyone say what exactly does that sync mean:
- Location and location something
- Google Play services
- Push subscription
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I was curious about these too. And also why there are 2 "Game Data" options

Also, I unticked a bunch of them (i.e. Push Subscriptions, Google Photos, etc.)
But notice that they get reticked (upon reboot, I think)
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