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Google Play Store gift cards arrive in Australia later this month

Like many of Google's services, their Play Store gift cards initially launched with availability being in the US only. Slowly but surely we've seen their Play Music and other services expand to other regions, and the gift card option is doing the same. We've recently been tipped that gift card support is coming to Australia later this month.

Chromecast availability on Google Play returns, shipping in 2 weeks

When Google first announced their new Chromecast media streaming device about a month ago, they apparently didn't expect the device to be in such demand. After selling out almost instantly and being wiped from Best Buy shelves in a matter of hours, the device has been hard to find. However, this afternoon the Play Store stock and availability appears to be stabilizing.

BBM for Android coming soon, fakes hit the Play Store

The popular Blackberry Messenger, known as BBM, is coming soon to Android. We're not sure why this app is continuing to get so much attention, and whether you want it or not the app is coming soon. BlackBerry recently confirmed it will become available on the Samsung App Store, but we still don't have a release date. However, if you're waiting for it, don't download the fakes from the Google Play Store.