They grow up so fast, don’t they? Today is Google Play’s second birthday, and just like it did with the store’s first birthday, Google is holding a sale to celebrate. There’s a pretty wide variety of content on offer, including discounts on in-app purchases, movies, TV shows and ... Read More »
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With the rise and fall of Flappy Bird, there became a huge demand for games similar to the now-deceased title. It was an incredibly simple helicopter clone, but now that it’s been yanked from the Play Store, other developers are making clones to capitalize on that ad revenue. The developer of the original Flappy Bird ... Read More »
In-app purchases are despised by many. The freemium model lets people download free games, then allows them to spend money infinitely to play them. Instead of one payment and having a full game, you may be paying something every day. Of course, you don’t have to pay, but games like that suck people in. That’s ... Read More »
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Several times a year, we’re treated to the cream of the crop in phones from different manufacturers. It’s a cycle that generally repeats itself every year–sometimes even more than once in a year. Coming from the major manufacturers, most of these phones that run Android are outfitted with a custom skin that the respective company ... Read More »
To celebrate the holidays (they aren’t done until the year is over!), Google has put up some Play content for free, along with some extras in games you can’t get anywhere else. Probably the biggest deal here is Kanye West’s new album Yeezus is now free for everyone to download.
There are other little ... Read More »
After launching in beta form back in August and then getting its Chromecast support killed off by Google, Koushik Dutta’s AirCast app officially landed in the Google Play Store today. The app allows users to wirelessly beam the photos and videos stored on their Android ... Read More »
A great way to celebrate the holidays is to pile around a TV with your family and watch a movie. And if you wanted to watch a Christmas movie, Google Play has you covered. It’s giving out the movie Elf for free to all users. It’s in standard definition, but awesome nonetheless.
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Black Friday is officially here, and while many folks are out hunting for discounted kitchenware and sprinting around retail stores for cheap televisions, we mobile users can now get in on the shopping fun without having to leave the warmth of our own beds. Google today kicked off a Cyber Weekend sale ... Read More »
Own a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in the U.S.? Love free stuff? If you nodded your head in agreement to both of those questions, then today’s your lucky day. Samsung is giving away $50 in Google Play credit to U.S. Galaxy Note 3 owners in exchange for a few ... Read More »
The Google Play edition phones, namely the HTC One GPe and Galaxy S4 GPe, are basically the standard consumer phones with stock Android instead of a manufacturer skin. They were expected to get updates slower than Nexus devices, but quicker than any other phone. So when Google announced the KitKat update rolling out to the ... Read More »