Posts tagged Play Store

Why The Play Store Needs Better App Curation

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While the Google Play Store does trump Apple’s App Store in many areas, there is one area where it excessively lacks — App curation. While there are more than a handful of scammy and fake Apps on the App Store, the number is nowhere near that of the Play Store. Why? Bad App curation. A great example, one of thousands perhaps, is a free App called ‘Green Laser Pointer’ by fubb mobile. Read More

Google Play Store With Material Design Screenshots Leaked

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With Android ‘L’ 5.0′s announcement and developer preview release at Google I/O, Material Design was announced, being the successor to the current HOLO Android design scheme with much more depth, colour, and minimalism. However, there wasn’t much seen in the way of Google’s native Apps updated with the Material UI, but now AndroidPolice has posted what appear to be leaked screenshots of a newer version of the Google Play Store, one with the Material Design implemented. Read More

Google Removes Sony Z Ultra, LG G Pad 8.3 And HTC One Google Play Editions

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Google has just removed three devices that were offered as vanilla Google Play Editions: the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, the LG G Pad 8.3, and the 2013 HTC One. These devices have been removed from the Google Play Edition page and also from the official support page. Read More

Google Launches Mobile Version Of Play Store Website

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Until now, had you wanted to visit the Play Store Website on your Android device, the Web page would not be optimized for the device, and you would have to navigate the desktop site. However, Google has now launched a mobile version of the Play Store Website, offering the full set of features and more. Read More

Now Buy Apps On Google Play with PayPal

Google PayPalIn an endeavor to expand the payment options available for users on Google Play Store on Android Devices, Google has integrated with PayPal. Now users can not use their PayPal account in addition to their credit or debit card, billing to a carrier, or gift card to purchase apps, books, songs, TV shows and movies from the Google Play Store. Besides initial download, PayPal like other options is also available for In-App purchases. Read More