Netflix is one of the most popular apps available in the Play Store, but for users that are running unlocked and/or rooted Android devices, Netflix is a bit harder to enjoy.
Android Police has confirmed that Netflix is blocking rooted and/or unlocked devices from accessing the Netflix app through the Play Store. Netflix ... Read More »
Changing app icons is certainly nothing new for Google and Android, so the new change coming to the Play Store app icon shouldn’t come as a surprise.
As first noted by Android Police, the Play Store app icon is getting a slight tweak. Specifically, the shopping bag is getting ... Read More »
Google’s Chrome for Android has the ability to download web pages for reading at a later time, but the company has improved the functionality of this feature in the latest update.
Long pressing a link will now give you a “Download Link” option. If you’re offline and you see the ... Read More »
Google has announced that Chrome for Android has been updated to version 58.0.3029.83, and it includes some nice improvements. Downloads can now be managed on the Downloads page, the history page has been redesigned to make it easier to wipe your data, and long pressing a link ... Read More »
Areo is a new Google app and service that is currently only available in Bangalore and Mumbai, two cities in India. It allows you to order food delivery as well as services like a plumber, electrician, carpenter, and more.
Why no one has combined these services into one app before is a mystery, but Google did it ... Read More »
Apple Music for Android was given a user interface overhaul to match the new app made for iOS 10. The new UI is cleaner, more simplified, and, of course, doesn’t adhere to Android UI standards whatsoever. Nonetheless, it’s not a bad-looking app.
The app is split ... Read More »
Facebook Messenger is now being updated with a bunch of new features that are sure to be useful. Facebook has announced that the app will now have mentions and message reactions both in private chats and in group chats.
Mentions allows you to write an @ symbol and start typing a name to ... Read More »
BlackBerry may not be making its own hardware anymore, but that means it can further focus on software. And with such a focus on security, the company is taking it another step further by announcing the Privacy Shade app.
This app will obscure your screen except for what you’re viewing. ... Read More »
Google is improving the Play Store for Android, but rather than focus on the users this time around, the company is focusing on developers. It introduced some tweaks to help developers with apps, and games in particular, on the Play Store.
The first tweak is a change to the algorithm that promotes games. Rather than ... Read More »
The app management screen in the Google Play Store is pretty rudimentary. You get a list of installed apps and a list of all apps you’ve previously installed. That may change soon.
The images you see above reportedly show how the new app management screen will soon look. There is a separate tab for updates ... Read More »