From subscription-based book summarizing platforms, to human search engines, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in August. Here, we filter through the noise to present you with our selection of the best Google Play newcomers from the past month. Show More Summary
If your itching foursome fresh downloads this Labor Day weekend, we've gathered together the five best app releases this month in the Google Play Store. This go-around we've got a bit of photography, some productivity, and a little something from HTC and Google. Be sure to check out our round up of the best Android games released this month if you're hankering for more.
This article discusses the basic steps on how to implement Google Play leaderboard features within your game.
Summer is winding down, but the Android games sure aren't. August saw a ton of really great Android games come to the Google Play Store, including the latest from the creator of Flappy Bird. We've got a few extremely twitchy Android games, and a few for the more casual gamers. Good to go? Dig in for our top five Android games to hit the Google Play Store in August.
Microsoft launched Windows 8 with a new Windows Store full of “metro” apps. Though intended to compete with the App Store and Google Play, it was spoiled by useless junkware, scams and apps that blatantly ripped off popular brands, including some owned by Microsoft. Show More Summary
Barcelona, Spain –Saturday 30 August 2014: The ACCA Clinical Decision-Making Toolkit mobile app is now available on the App Store and Google Play. When dealing with acute cardiovascular diseases, a few seconds can make the difference and instant access to the best recommendations can save lives. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Google removed an app called "Disconnect Mobile" from the Google Play app store. Disconnect Mobile is a privacy tool that stops other apps from collecting data on users. In the five days it was available in Google’s...Show More Summary
Looking for some tunes to accompany your Labor Day party? Google has you covered and Google Play Music is now offering everyone a chance to download Katy Perry's Prism album featuring 13 tracks for free. The pop album was released in October 2013 and so far has amassed quite a number of positive reviews.
The official ESPN SportsCenter Android app has just received a big update on the Google Play Store that includes a new feature called On-Air, which should give fans of the cable sports network quick access to their radio and WatchESPN video streams.
Google Opinion Rewards, the app that lets you answer surveys of varying lengths for small amounts of Google Play credit, has just expanded to the Netherlands. Today's expansion builds on a somewhat small list of countries that now have access to the app, which is a handy way to build up a few dollars (or your equivalent currency) here and there for a few minutes of your time.
Remember when Google Glass was a thing? At least to us media people? As Google Glass has gone from hard to get to available if you can afford it, it's mostly dropped out of music-related news. But yesterday Pandora launched a Google Glass app aka "Glassware" bringing the incredibly popular web radio service to Glass users. Show More Summary
In April, The Weather Channel launched its redesigned app for iPhone, and in June, it was rolled out for iPad users. Now, all Android users can find the app in the Google Play store. The app incorporates a new social feature that lets fans report local weather conditions. Show More Summary
Zen Studios has released an update to its Zen Pinball HD game for Android that adds support for purchasing a new Walking Dead table inside the app. It's currently available in the Google Play Store along with the Amazon Appstore.
A fantastic new game hit the Google Play Store today called Alone. The premise is simple: drag up and down on a the screen to pilot an escape pod through a deadly gauntlet of galactic debris. You get two levels of shields that can soak up a bit of punishment. Go for as long as possible in order to unlock higher difficulty levels. So what makes Alone so special?
Google already had the functionality of YouTube streams and gaming chops with the Google Play store, and it had the money to pony up a rumored billion-dollar offer. Twitch had agreed to be bought by Amazon for $1.1 billion. Those who knew of Twitch were confused as to why it sided with Amazon rather than Google.
Asphalt 8's latest update hit the Google Play Store today, packing new courses set in Dubai, five new cars, and a whole new season with 74 events. Other updates since launch have added courses in China, added new multiplayer events, and tons of new cars. If you haven't given Asphalt 8 a shot since it came out, it's worth giving another go.
There are actually good new Android apps in the Google Play Store that seemed to slide off under the radar. In this news, we're going to mention some of the best, often ignored, Free Android Apps that you might want to check out. Perfect for those who are actually bored or disappointed with their present apps.
T-Mobile announced its first expansion to the Music Freedom program, which sees the addition of six new streaming services — AccuRadio, Black Planet, Grooveshark, Radio Paradise, Rdio and Songza. The Un-carrier also announced that support...Show More Summary
Just two months after launching a program for its subscribers to stream music on its network without counting the data usage against them, T-Mobile has served up 7,000 terabytes of audio. That’s a lot of tunes from the various supported music services. Show More Summary
After much encouragement, I've recorded and will be releasing my newest song, "My New York Life." It should pop up on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and all download and streaming services worldwide.