Google Now Launcher or “Stock” look based launcher is going to expire from the Play Store. It will be pulled from booth Play Store and Mobile services package. As per the source, they have claimed that they have got the hands on an email saying the scrapping of Google Now Launcher.
The users on Nexus and Pixel devices will get the GNL launcher updates via Google App Updates. Other device owner will face the heat as there would be no workable apk. So guys you can use the GNL right now but you will not be able to do the same after sometime.
What does his emans? Are we going to get the Pixel Launcher? This is also a possibility that Pixel launcher will be launched as an independent apk.