Google Play Store Update Adds Android L Material Design [Download]

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Last month at the annual Google I/O Developer event Android users and developers received their first look at the next version of Android months before the official release for the first time in over three years. Google debuted what will be known as Android 4.5 or 5.0 at the event, but is calling it the […]

Key Devices Vanish From Google Play Store

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Today Google started some spring cleaning on its storefront for Android apps, games, and mobile devices known as the Google Play Store by removing some key devices from the inventory. Last month we reported that multiple Google Play Edition smartphones and the LG G Pad 8.3 GPe tablet all went out of stock, but now […]

Nexus 8 Rumors Continue as Google Play Edition Devices Disappear

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With the annual developer event Google I/O inching closer, we’ve continued to hear more and more Nexus 8 reports and rumors, along with talks of it replacing the Nexus 7 on the Google Play Store. While nothing is official just yet, rumors continue to emerge and now we’re seeing Google start to clear room for […]

Google Play Store Update Adds PayPal Support (Download)

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Google has been busy lately with tons of updates to Google Maps, improving Hangouts on iOS and Android, and even prepping a release of Android 4.4.3 KitKat, but today they just dropped a brand new Google Play Store with Paypal support. After years of waiting for something that we expected to arrive much much sooner, […]

How to Get the Google Play Music iPad App Early

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Many iOS apps are universal, meaning that one app works on both iPhone and iPad by sharing some aspects of the code, but also have unique lines of code that allow the app to recognize whether its being used on an iPhone or iPad. The Google Play Music app is one example, but the iPad […]

Nexus 5, Nexus 4, Nexus 7 Android 4.4.3 KitKat Release Imminent

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A well known leakster and credible source says that the KTU84F build that Sprint announced a couple days ago is likely the final Android 4.4.3 KitKat update build and that it will not only be heading to Nexus devices soon (Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nexus 5), but that it will be landing for […]

HTC One (M8) Google Play Edition Ships April 15, Galaxy S5 MIA

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The all new HTC One (M8) is now official and readily available, however those who love the smartphone but want a stock Android 4.4 KitKat experience, Google has you covered. As expected Google and HTC announced the all new HTC One (M8) will be available in a Google Play Edition. Offering the same smartphone and […]

Why the New HTC One Google Play Edition is Worth Waiting For

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Last year Google finally delivered something many Android enthusiasts and smartphone fans have been waiting for, and that was flagship smartphones running stock Android. It started with the Google Play Edition Galaxy S4 running stock vanilla Android as Google designs it, rather than completely changed and customized by Samsung with its own TouchWiz user interface. […]

Free Android Apps, Games and Books Celebrate Google Play Birthday

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Earlier this week we started hearing chatter about Google offering games, apps, movies, books, magazines and more all for free or heavily discounted on the Google Play Store. The reason for the deals is to celebrate a birthday. Today the Google Play Store turns two years old. Originally known as the Android Market, which has […]

5 Flappy Bird Replacements To Keep You Frustrated

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The hit iOS and Android game Flappy Bird was a huge and nearly instant success that disappeared almost as quick as it arrived on the scene. After huge success with hundreds of thousands of angry mobile gamers and tweets the developer removed Flappy Bird from iTunes and the Google Play Store. Being extremely simple to […]

Google Play Movies & TV for iOS Now Available for Playback

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Google has released an iOS version of its Google Play & TV App that allows iOS users to play video content purchased on the Google Play Store. Before you head to the Google Play Store on your iOS device to rent a movie though, do note that you can’t rent or purchase content through the […]

Best Nexus 5 Cases

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Cases are a dime a dozen these days with a flagship device like the Nexus 5, and there are far too many cases and skins to count. Not to mention a few more launch almost every week or two that claim to offer something different, or better protection. Even though the case options aren’t as […]

Moto X Features Improve with Google Play Updates

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Motorola has been busy improving the Moto X smartphone, as well as any Moto device as of late, but not how you’d expect them to. Taking a different approach than most, Motorola’s added key aspects of its new devices to the Google Play Store, allowing them to update the software on the fly, rather than […]

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition Arrives to Challenge Nexus 7

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This morning we reported on some exciting news that Google was preparing to offer Google Edition tablets on the Play Store running stock Android, just like they did earlier this year with the Galaxy S4 and HTC One, and it’s now official. LG and Google just announced the LG G Pad 8.3-inch flagship tablet as […]

$25 Google Play Credit When You Buy a Nexus 7 Online

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If you’re thinking about adding a Nexus 7 Tablet to your holiday wish list, Google is getting into the holiday discount card spirit with a new offer that might entice you.┬áThe offer is a simple one. Buy a Nexus 7 Tablet and get $25 in Google Play credit to use for purchasing Apps, Movies, or […]

Samsung Giving $50 Google Play Credit to Galaxy Note 3 Owners

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Samsung is already in the giving mood for the holiday season. If you’re a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 owner, Samsung is giving away a $50 credit on the Google Play Store. Sorry, the offer is only valid in the US. The offer is positioned as both a thank you to current Galaxy Note 3 customers […]

Can Android Save BlackBerry?

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While BlackBerry 10.x devices can run a number of Android apps through an emulator, it looks like Google may be lending BlackBerry a lifeline. As the Canadian smartphone-maker is courting potential suitors to sell off its hardware business, it looks like Google may be a quiet and complicit partner to at least helping BlackBerry succeed. […]

Motorola Camera App Hits Google Play, Brings Updates Without Carriers

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This morning Motorola issued an update to the Moto X that is delivering some serious improvements to the camera, only we’ve seen this update before. Arriving for the Moto X on multiple carriers was a recent update, which included multiple camera fixes and improvements. Today though, following in Google’s footsteps, Motorola released the app and […]