Pixel 2 set itself to battery saver--at 99%?!?!

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    Yesterday afternoon I picked up my phone to find a 1) a red battery icon, 2) Notification that several apps were exceeding Battery Saver parameters and did I want to "kill" them.

    For some reason my phone set itself to go to battery saver mode at 99%, not the normal 15%. I reset it and didn't think much about it...until I read this....

    Google can remotely change the settings of your Pixel or Pie phone, and it just did it by mistake


    I know that Google can affect app changes from server side...but Phone Settings directly?!?!?
     
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    Wait! Where did that above post come from? I didn't write that! Oh no!!! It's happening!!! The machines are taking over!

    It is pretty freaky that they have that much control.
     
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