Tag: Google Play Store

Google Play Protect weeded over a million app developers in 2020

Google Play Store has its own fail safes in place to detect malicious apps and untrustworthy developers, but every now and then a chink...

McAfee identified eight malicious apps you must uninstall right away

As hard as Google is trying to weed out malicious apps from the Play Store, hackers seem to be one step ahead. One modus...

Google Play Store rolling out redesigned navigation, settings

Some users have already been enjoying the revamped Google Play Store UI for some weeks now but it looks like Google is rolling it...

Google restricting apps from looking at your other apps

Have you ever wondered why some apps ask for permission to view other apps on your smartphone when you're installing it? Sure it's normal...
Google Play Store Limit Access

Play Store limits apps from visibility into other installed apps

Some changes are being made around Google Play Store. Each new feature and improvement is meant for the benefit of every developer and user....
Google Play Pass Quicksave

Google Play Pass adds more games, still free for subscribers

More good news are available from the Google Play team. Just last December, we learned about the Google Play Pass extending to seven more...

Quick fix for crashing Android apps is through WebView update uninstall

When Android apps started crashing for no reason, the "culprit" was eventually discovered. The Android System WebView app update apparently affected apps on a...
Android System Webview Android Apps Crashing

Some Android apps randomly crashing, try this quick fix

You’re probably like many of Samsung users right now—searching for ways on how to fix that crashing bug. A lot of Android users are...

Google Play Store to crowdsource “app install optimization”

Google will reportedly launch a new crowdsourced initiative that can help them make apps smaller and easier to install on smartphones. They will be...
Google Play Books

Google Play Books updated with new reading tools for younger kids

We know Google Play Books are readily available. The ebook digital distribution service was last mentioned here back in January 2019 when it received...
Google Play Store Share Apps Nearby Devices 3

Play Store now allows sharing of apps, updates with nearby phones

Nearby Sharing is one feature that many Android users have been clamoring for. It's already available and we can expect more related changes will...

Original Barcode Scanner mistakenly review-bombed for malware issues

We have reported about a previously “trusted" barcode scanner that has suddenly become a malware carrier after an update. Unfortunately, though, the original Barcode...

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LG Major Android OS Updates

LG promises three years of Android updates from date of purchase

LG may be done with making smartphones but it will still continue to sell the remaining stock. The future OS and software updates remain...

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Twitter finally lets you upload and view 4K photos on mobile

It was just last month when Twitter said that they were testing out uploading and viewing 4K photos on the mobile app. It looks...