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  • Pushbullet launches Play Store beta program

    Pushbullet has become the latest to launch a Play Store beta program. Simply put, this means you can now sign up (through Google+) and begin getting access to upcoming beta releases of the Pushbullet app. This could mean the

    June 2, 2014 • Views: 609

  • Google allows Play Store apps to be purchased using PayPal

    Google has updated payment options in the Play Store today, and it seems to be a bit of a concession on their part. The biggest change is that we’ll now see PayPal as an option when making purchases from Google Play. Aimed at

    May 15, 2014 • Views: 639

  • RBI Baseball 14 now available for Android

    The teasers for RBI Baseball 14 began way back in January. At the time we were reminded about how the game would be returning after a near two-decade hiatus. Those looking back may remember the last time we saw RBI Baseball -- it

    May 8, 2014 • Views: 693

  • Play Service update lets you make purchases from in-app ads

    Google Play Services is getting a nice update today, which could end up meaning big things for users. Via several new APIs, Developers will be able to cobble in quite a bit of utility. From fitness to advertising, things are

    May 7, 2014 • Views: 546

  • Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition gets a $200 price drop

    It seems the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition has gotten a pretty significant price drop today. The handset first arrived back in December and while generally liked in day-to-day use, many complained about the price. It initially

    April 29, 2014 • Views: 508

  • IFTTT launches for Android

    There had been a recent IFTTT sighting for Android, though at the time that was limited to a private beta group. But there is a bit of good news this morning; IFTTT has officially launched for Android. The app is available for

    April 24, 2014 • Views: 800

  • Google’s Nest thermostat listed briefly in Play Store

    Google’s Play Store briefly listed the Nest thermostat today, quickly pulling it down before anyone had the chance to order. In the wake of Google’s Nest purchase, many expected the device to be sold via Google’s online

    April 21, 2014 • Views: 386

  • Virus Shield buyers getting refund and promotional credit from Google

    As we recently learned, not all virus scanning apps are created equal. In this case we're talking about the Virus Shield app, which wasn't actually scanning anything. The app had been selling for $3.99 and while it was removed

    April 21, 2014 • Views: 554

  • Google Camera app arrives in the Play Store

    Google has released another app in the Play Store this morning. This latest is Google Camera, which is available for devices running Android 4.4 Kit Kat. The setup appears identical to what you would find on a Nexus or Google

    April 16, 2014 • Views: 844

  • Google Play Store vs. iOS App Store; more downloads but less revenue

    Google Play Store worldwide downloads are now exceeding iOS App Store downloads by roughly 45 percent. But while downloads are higher in the Play Store, it seems the iOS App Store is generating more revenue. These details,

    April 15, 2014 • Views: 626