Tag: Google Play Store

Alto’s Odyssey publisher releases Absolute Drift, a zen drifting game for Android

[embedded content] Alto’s Odyssey publisher Noodlecake Studios announced Absolute Drift, a zen-like drifting game from indie developer Dune Casu. As the name implies, Absolute Drift features a drifting mechanic that makes it tricky to maneuver through the track. The tires are there for a reason, though — the game expects you to crash often, and […]

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15 best offline Android games that require no WiFi!

A lot of Android games depend on a mobile data connection. Whether it’s downloading stuff from the server like Clash of Clans, or using it for DRM protection like most Final Fantasy games, it seems like virtually every game is asking you to be within close proximity of a web connection just to make the […]

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There is finally a sequel to Plague Inc. and it launches next year on Android

Ndemic Creations announced Rebel Inc., the sequel to 2012’s Plague Inc. Rebel Inc. is described as a political/military simulation game. Rebel Inc. will launch on Android sometime next year. We have waited six long years for a sequel to Plague Inc., but the waiting will finally soon come to an end with today’s announcement of […]

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Google Play Store’s redesigned ratings and reviews section lets you easily filter by star rating

While Google’s new nearly all-white Material Design update for the Google Play Store has been rolling out and rolling back for many users since May 2018 eliciting mixed responses. Some say it’s sleek and elegant, others dislike the brightness and lack of differentiation between elements. But one new change rolling out to some users is […]

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Borderlands 2/The Pre-Sequel and XCOM: Enemy Within are 80% off on the Play Store

Looking for some great older games to add to your collection before heading out to spend time with family over the holidays? 2K is having a sale on several titles from its catalogue, with games like Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, Borderlands 2, and XCOM: Enemy Within discounted at 80% off. It’s a great deal, but there’s […]

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Play Store now showing reminders in Updates tab to install previously-used apps

Google’s Play Store seems to have at least a hundred different minor UI tests running at any given time — which makes it a bit hard for both us and consumers to keep track of things — but we’ve just spotted another. Google is now prompting users with a new card in the updates tab […]

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Newsstand section disappears from Play Store, now exists only in Google News app

In a rare move of consolidation, Google merged Google Play Newsstand features into the Google News app in May, and shut down its News & Weather app. After the shake up, it was only a matter of time before the Newsstand section on the Play Store disappeared altogether. Now the inevitable has transpired — Newsstand is […]

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15 best Android apps of 2018!

Here it is ladies and gentlemen. The crème de la crème. The Android apps that stand alone at the top of the pantheon. These apps have become ubiquitous with Android and if you’re looking for good stuff it’s assumed that you have some of this stuff already. There are a ton of amazing Android apps […]

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10 best Halloween apps for Android!

October is a very special time of year. There are pumpkins everywhere. People are watching horror films, The Simpsons Halloween Specials, and Bruce Campbell movies at energetic rates. The Monster Mash plays on the radio for the first time in a year. It’s time for Halloween, folks! Your mobile device will always play a relatively […]

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A bot version of you may have helped defraud millions from advertisers

A new BuzzFeed exposé reveals a multimillion-dollar Android fraud scheme involving Android apps. The scheme involved mimicking actual user behavior using bots — bots which could have been based off you. Aside from defrauding advertisers and stealing their money, the fraudsters also illegally tracked Android app users. You might think BuzzFeed is simply a site filled with […]

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Google Play Store v12.2 may add an option to pause subscriptions [APK Teardown]

Article Contents When you’re about to take a two-week vacation to the Caribbean, you’re probably not going to cancel your newspaper subscription and then start a new one as soon as you get back. No, you’re just going to call up and have them suspend deliveries for a couple of weeks. Why should your digital […]

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