There are some apps that decide to be completely evil and show ads on your lockscreen. Sometimes it’s a spam app, and other times it’s a good app that is updated to be malicious. Nonetheless, I think everyone agrees that lockscreen ads are the worst.
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If you haven’t hopped into the Google Play Store on your web browser or your phone today, you may want to check in to see if you’ve been rewarded with a gift.
Many users have have been gifted a $1 Google Play Store credit today. To get it, you’ll just have to Read More »
Content curation is a major focus for a lot of companies these days, usually as a means to help customers find music, games, or other content.
Google is no stranger to having people curate content for its digital storefronts, but it is getting even more curated content beginning today, thanks to “editorial pages” inside the Editors’ Choice section. ... Read More »
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It can be tough to navigate the Play Store and find a quality new app, but Google is making that process easier with its Free App of the Week section.
The Free App of the Week section is exactly what it sounds like: a ... Read More »
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 »