India is becoming an important destination for Google, and this has once again been proven by the downloads on the Google Play Store. India has pipped the US in the leaderboard of the most downloads on the Play Store. Registering 6 billion downloads in 2016, India’s download history has grown massively. Show More Summary
In Android Security, we're constantly working to better understand how to make Android devices operate more smoothly and securely. One security solution included on all devices with Google Play is Verify apps. Verify apps checks if there are Potentially Harmful Apps (PHAs) on your device. Show More Summary
It's 2017 and that means we can finally look back and see how the mobile apps and games market did in 2016. There were some big changes. Check it out!
OnePlus is rolling out the OxygenOS 4.0.2 update to the OnePlus 3 and 3T, which fixes a Google Play Store download bug for both phones.
The Witness is the newest puzzle-heavy hit on the Google Play Store, offering a compelling distraction for those who enjoy exploring rich environments while putting their brains to work
The App Store remains more profitable for iOS developers than the Google Play store is for Android apps, new estimates reveal, with App Store revenues in China also continuing to climb at a fast pace.
Shining a spotlight on some of the best indie games for Android! Back in November, Google put out a call to indie game developers from 15 different European countries to submit their best game of 2016 for consideration in the Google Play Indie Games Contest. After receiving nearly 1,000 entries, the field has been narrowed down to just 20 finalists. Show More Summary
Google has outlined the 20 finalists of its European Google Play Indie Games contest ahead of the final event in London on February 16.
Posted by Matteo Vallone, Google Play Games Business Development Back in November, we launched the Google Play Indie Games Contest for developers from 15 European countries, to celebrate the passion and innovation of the indie community in the region. Show More Summary
There's no Google Play Store in China, but there are plenty of imitators. And now, they all have to register with the government.
A new report claims that apps from publisher Facebook made up the top four non-game apps downloaded from the Google Play Store during 2016.
Mobile apps usually have names that give some indication of their function. In one recent case, however, we found a misnamed app that turned out to be malicious. Every Android app has an ID value, commonly known as the package name, to uniquely identify it on a device and in Google Play. Show More Summary
Intel Security’s mobile malware research team has found several Instagram password stealers on the Google Play store. (Google has since removed the apps.) These malware are distributed as utilities and tools for analyzing access and automating the following of Instagram accounts. Show More Summary
A new analysis proves just how dominate a player Spotify is. The study of app downloads and app revenue showed that the music streamer was the top earner both in Apple's App Store and overall (App Store and Google Play) globally in 2016 ________________________________________ Spotify earned more revenue than any...
King’s bubble-popping extravaganza Bubble Witch Saga rides again with its third release that’s out now: Bubble Witch 3 Saga. It’s available via the Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon App Store, and Facebook […] The post King Is Bringing Us More Bubble Witch with a Third Game Out Now appeared first on Geek.com.
What's the latest games worth checking out in the Google Play Store? There are thousands and thousands of games available in the Google Play Store, with more being added every month. With so much content hitting the app store, it can...Show More Summary
Publisher NetEase has launched its big scale strategy game Immortal Conquest as a free-to-play game for Android in the Google Play Store.
Developer Sunnyside Games has just released Towaga, a beautiful new 2D shooter, in the Google Play Store.
Everyone loves to be one of the first to discover a new up-and-coming artist before they make it, but with thousands of thriving artists out there launching new music daily, discovering the next big musical breakthrough isn’t easy. Google...Show More Summary
In mid-December, the team behind Chrooma Keyboard launched version 4.0 for beta users. Today, version 4.0 is being pushed as a public build to Google Play, bringing its neural prediction and GIF goodness to everyone. Beyond the neural...Show More Summary