Google has officially opened up a short period of time where Android users can request a refund of a purchase application or game from within the Play Store.
The new refund policy is now official. Google has updated their Google Play support guidelines, as reflected on the official support site, and the 2-hour window is ... Read More »
Apple, Google, and Amazon have all been under fire for their policies on in-app purchases. Many claim that it was too easy to complete these purchases, causing kids to buy hundreds or even thousands of dollars worth of crap from apps that allow it. Apple and Google have since changed their policies to make it ... Read More »
We have some excellent news for Nexus 5 owners out there, though it comes without official proof. According to reports, Google has employed a new policy that will allow owners of the Nexus 5 to get one chance to replace a damaged phone. This means that if you happen to drop your device and shatter ... Read More »
Things with Google Glass have been a bit quiet recently thanks to Android Wear and the Moto 360 stealing the spotlight. However, the smart glasses are still being worked on and awaiting a full release. And thanks to the latest changes to the Terms of Service, ... Read More »
Remember the Google News & Weather app? It’s one that I’m sure many of us have used at one time or another, but the app has been a bit neglected in recent years. That’s changing today, as the app has gotten a major update and a fresh, Material Design-ified coat of ... Read More »
Recent rumors suggested that Google was nearing a deal to add video game streaming service Twitch to its list of acquisitions, but now it appears as though that deal won’t be happening.
Sources speaking to The Information and the Read More »
A new leak has revealed Google’s plan to offer a YouTube music streaming service. Android Police has details on YouTube’s long-rumored subscription music service. The service will reportedly be called YouTube Music Key and will coincide with a rebranding of Google Play Music All Access to Google Play Music Key. Both services will ... Read More »
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Google has acquired image recognition company Jetpac. Jetpac is an iOS app that recommends restaurants, bars and attractions to people based on their publicly-shared Instagram photos. The app analyzes photos using image recognition technology and can determine different types of food, outdoors or indoors and even things like hipster mustaches in order to provide the best recommendations ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with ... Read More »
I’ve read in more than one place that Android wear is just an extension of your phone or just Google Now on your wrist. It’s just a way to not have to pull your phone out of your pocket as much. Android Wear does do these things, but I think it’s much more. Maybe we ... Read More »