Google and MGM Bring More Than 600 Movies to Android

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Two weeks ago, Google and Paramount partnered up to offer around 500 movie titles for both the Google Play Store and for YouTube. And today, another huge movie studio has done the same as Google and MGM have announced a partnership that will bring more than 600 movie titles to Android and YouTube users. YouTube […]

Top Movies Rentals Now 99 Cents on the Android Market

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In celebration of the holiday season and really, to help make the lives of traveling across the country or globe easier , Google has dropped the price of renting its top movies on the Android Market to just $.99. This is much better then the usual asking price of $2.99. The deal won’t last forever […]

New BlockBuster App for Droid Charge Blocks Rooted Users, Calls Them Out in The Process

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It appears that BlockBuster’s new application for Verizon’s Samsung Droid Charge is blocking rooted users and preventing them from accessing movies. This comes just a few days after it became apparent that Google’s new movie rental feature through the Android Marketplace was inaccessible to rooted Motorola Xoom owners. Xoom owners trying to rent movies through […]

Google Movies for Android Blocked on Rooted Devices

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Back at Google I/O, Google launched a new service called Google Movies for Android that allows device owners to rent movies straight from the Android Market. The only problem is, Google is blocking the service on rooted devices. According to a discovery made by Android Central, rooted devices are currently not supported “due to requirements […]

Google Aims to Succeed Where Microsoft Has Failed

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Watching the announcements streaming out of Google this week, I could not help but notice a certain trend. There were a slew of accessory devices and gadget applications shown off in what is unofficially being called “Android Everywhere”. They’ve bolstered their offerings with music streaming and movie rentals. They seem intent on breathing new life […]

Google I/O 2011 Day One Announcement Roundup

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In case you were unaware, Google has been extremely busy during the  first day of their Google I/O event at the Moscone Center in San Francisco announcing everything from a new cloud music service to the company’s latest software. Here is a  rundown of the major announcements that Google made today: Google Music Beta One […]

Google Introduces Google Movies for Android

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Google continued with the Google I/O announcements today and unveiled their movie service for Android devices called Google Movies. Google Movies will allow Android device owners to snag movies straight from the Android Market and prices of those movies will start as low as $1.99. Once downloaded, there is a 30-day rental period and once […]