It used to be that Google’s Chromebooks were widely condemned as glorified browsers, with little offline capability and no chance of becoming widely adopted by consumers and businesses. Things have changed, however, and a steady stream...Show More Summary
This was a big year for entertainment. We saw all kinds of fantastic movies come out, along with a slew of amazing songs, albums, apps, games, and more. Google, a company you may have heard of, has a little store called Google Play, on which people can buy all of this entertainment. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, Amazon replaced its Android app with a new version that contained a hidden app store. Eliminating a competitor from within its own app store, Google removed Amazon's app.
Microsoft Corp’s MSN division is now offering a range of apps on both Android and iOS for the first time. The apps, available for download from the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, Windows and Windows Phone Stores, and the Amazon … Continue reading ?
Android Wear have announced that the official Watch Face API is available for developers. They are also rolling out a completely new section to the Play Store, as well as various other improvements. The latest release of Android Wear based … Continue reading ?
A little over two years ago, a small team within Google called Niantic Labs introduced Ingress, a game that adds a virtual reality layer on top of the entire world, which you can claim, defend or destroy for your cause - depending on which side you've chosen. Show More Summary
Google removed several popular Pirate Bay apps from the Play Store today. An email sent to developers claims that the apps violate intellectual property provisions of Google's content policy. TF spoke to one developer who appealed the decision, arguing that his app does nothing more than Google's own Chrome browser. Show More Summary
Also, Microsoft Bings Clip Art, buy Girl Scout Cookies online, play Telltale’s new Game of Thrones game, and watch the unofficial Yeezus movie. FBI Warns Of Foreign Cyberattacks As a former Imageworks employee I’m told my own information was in the Sony hack: A job performance evaluation. Show More Summary
The Google Play Store is home to a massive number of apps and continues to grow every day, so how are you to know which are the best? We’ve got you covered with our list of best Android apps. We’ve done the searching for you, and narrowed it down to the three best apps in each category. Show More Summary
Ryan Whitwam, writing for Android Police: Smart Lock in Lollipop encompasses both trusted face and trusted devices, but a new option is joining the party — trusted places. The latest Google Play Services for Lollipop devices is adding his option to the menu automagically. Show More Summary
Also, YouTube Music Key, open-source.NET, Facebook followers used as cash, and PS One games played on Android Wear. Nexus 6 Reviews Roundup The Nexus 6, manufactured by Motorola and branded with Google’s insignia, has arrived, and with it, Android 5.0 (Lollipop). Show More Summary
Towards the end of college, I used a Honeycomb tablet to take notes, type up papers, and manage presentations. Since then, Microsoft has brought a portable version of Office into the Play Store, and Google has released a set of dedicated Docs, Slides, and Sheets apps. Show More Summary
Also, locating veins made easier, Google Play Books starts skimming, playing the Internet Arcade collection, and Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever. Windows 7 Is Dead, Long Live Windows 7 Guy in plane running Windows 7 on his MacBook air. Show More Summary
Google recently made Google Fit available to Android devices. The app, which is free to download from the Google Play Store, takes advantage of built-in sensors to track and manage activity. It is also compatible with a small-and-growing list of fitness devices. Show More Summary
Need apps on your Android device but unable to use Google Play? Looking for an app banned from the official store? Third party app installers are plentiful, but MoboMarket (currently version 3.0) should be high on your list of alternatives. Show More Summary
While Popcorn Time continues to have its ups and downs, a new release aiming to muscle in on the famous app's patch has hit the Google Play marketplace. The team behind TVMC is billing the XBMC/Kodi based app as a safer alternative to Popcorn Time, but its availability via Google Play could be a short-lived affair. Show More Summary
Markdown is the text editing format of the future. It fulfills the same role as HTML – using markup to format chunks of plain text – but it’s simpler, sleeker, and easier to use without sacrificing much power or flexibility. It’s perfect for the web era and if you aren’t using it, you’re falling behind. Show More Summary
The reviews in the App Store and Google Play can be ruthless. If your app has a poor user experience and gets bad reviews early on, your chances at success are shot. You’ll want to make sure you’re building an … Read More