The Google Play Store is pretty secure, but fake reviews are still a problem (like they are across many services). Google is working hard to improve the review process and has announced that it has improved fake review detection.
Google says that if developers are using an agency to promote their app, that they should make ... Read More »
Barnes and Noble started off with its Nook tablet line with a heavily skinned version of Android. Since then, the company has dropped that effort and optioned to put the Nook brand on other company’s tablets, like from Samsung.
But it looks like Barnes & Noble may be going back to its old ways with ... Read More »
As part of the company’s growing commitment to virtual reality, Google has now added a VR section to the Play Store. Google was one of the first entrants into the field of VR with Google Cardboard, its low-cost VR headset that utilized users’ phones to function as the display. Since then, ... Read More »
Google seems to be hard at work rolling out and testing features to kick off the new year. This one is again centered around search on mobile and seems to be specific to searches made within the Google app.
You are no doubt accustomed to seeing apps appear with an install button within the Google ... Read More »
Apps have become one of the most important parts of our mobile devices. If we need something and it can be handled from a smartphone or tablet, an app is usually the way to get it done. So for the NSA and other agencies around the world, infecting those apps so many people download apparently ... Read More »
Google has announced a new program called Designed for Families, which allows an app to receive a special designation as being family-friendly. With the influx of technology into children’s lives, many parents are looking to utilize the abilities while still maintaining a safe, secure environment for their children. As such, many parents tend ... Read More »
Google is offering a promo lasting from today until March 31 that gives $50 of Google Play credit to anyone who purchases a Nexus 6, Nexus 9 or Android Wear smartwatch. The deal also includes free shipping, which is nice perk. If you think about it, $50 in Google ... Read More »
In the next few weeks, you may start to see a new type of result when you search the Google Play Store for an app.
Google is going to start testing sponsored Android app search results in the Google Play Store in the coming ... Read More »
It looks as though Google will soon be pushing out a new update to the Play Store app that will introduce a new search bar as well as bringing back the beloved spinning arrow animation. The news comes from a Google+ post by Google UI engineer Kirill Grouchnikov, who posted a .GIF showing ... Read More »
Google is holding a Valentine’s Day special for Chromecast owners that you can take advantage of, whether you’re a fan of the holiday or not. Right now, Chromecast owners can get a $6 Google Play credit for each Chromecast that they own. All you have to do is make sure that it’s connected ... Read More »