Tag: play store

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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40 temporarily free and 84 on-sale apps and games to start the holiday week

Article Contents Thanksgiving week is already here, at least for us in the US. That means that you should expect a lot of apps to be on sale this week and going into next. Today is no exception, so prepare yourself. In the coming days, I’ll be doubly sure to highlight in bold anything that […]

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28 temporarily free and 62 on-sale apps and games for the weekend

Article Contents Welcome to Friday! The week is coming to a close, so that means it’s time for one final round of app sales. Today’s list is long-ish, so be sure to check out what’s on offer, just in case there’s something here that interests you. Free Apps So Many Butts! – interactive book for […]

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How to disable the Play Store’s annoying pre-registration ‘coming soon’ notifications

Pre-registration is a handy feature on the Play Store that allows you to be notified when an unreleased app is available for download – it actually debuted several years ago. But around a year ago, Google started proactively pushing registration suggestions to some users, meaning you’d be notified if Google thought you’d be interested in a […]

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23 temporarily free and 38 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Article Contents Welcome to Wednesday. Today’s list is much smaller than Monday’s, though it has fewer items of note. Still, take a look through what’s on offer today to see if anything catches your eye. Free Apps Converter – Offline Material Unit Measurements $0.99 -> Free; Sale ends in 6 hours Mindroid PRO Unlock $2.99 […]

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‘Neverwinter Nights: Enhanced Edition’ beta lands on Play Store for $9.99

After teasing us for what felt like years across Twitter and Twitch, Beamdog has finally released the Neverwinter Nights: Enhanced Edition Android beta. You can pick up the classic third-person RPG and play it for yourself on your phone or tablet for just $9.99, but keep in mind there could be a few rough edges […]

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Google’s Digital Wellbeing exits beta, is now version 1.0 [APK Download]

Google’s Digital Wellbeing landed on the same day as Android Pie’s formal release, bringing the means to better control how your phone fits into your life. At the time, it was billed as a beta, and though it has expanded to other Android One devices, that label continued to apply. At least, until now. We’ve […]

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25 temporarily free and 69 on-sale apps and games to start the week

Article Contents Another week has started and November is already almost half over. We have a lot of app sales to get through today, so I won’t dilly-dally. Take a look at what’s on offer today and I’ll see you for Wednesday’s list. Free Apps Screen Draw Screenshot Pro $1.99 -> Free; Sale ends in […]

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Clash of Clans hits 500 million downloads on the Play Store

Clash of Clans used to be one of the most popular mobile games, consistently ranking high in app stores’ top charts. In fact, it was so popular that it spawned a whole mess of crappy spin-offs with similar icons and “clash” or “clans” in their names. These days, not nearly as many people play anymore, […]

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27 temporarily free and 26 on-sale apps and games to kick off the weekend

Article Contents Friday is here! Another week is coming to a close, so that means it’s time for one more round of app sales. Today’s list features some notable games (and even an app), including a few Asmodee titles and the recently-launched Teslagrad. Free Apps Liveno Chat Pro $5.49 -> Free; Sale ends in 5 […]

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27 temporarily free and 33 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Article Contents Wednesday is here, so let’s take some time to look through some apps on sale. Today’s list isn’t all that great, but (as usual) you might find something that you like. Free Apps Camera4K Perfect Selfie Video Photo Editor $0.99 -> Free; Sale ends in 9 hours Flight Ninja | Cheap, Best Holiday […]

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Check your Play Store app—Google is giving away $2-3 credits

Everyone likes free money, and you can maybe get some of that right now in the Play Store client on your phone. We’ve gotten numerous reports of a free credit offer appearing in the store, and some AP staffers have seen it themselves. So, what are you waiting for? To check if you’ve got the […]

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56 temporarily free and 32 on-sale apps and games to start the week

Article Contents Another week has begun and November is already off to a solid start. Deals are beginning to pour in and they will continue to do (in ever increasing numbers) as the days go by. Today’s list of app sales is reflective of this. As an added bonus, the scales have tipped toward the […]

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App Cloner has been removed from the Play Store for nebulous policy violations

Given the popularity of our previous coverage for the app, many of our readers are fans of App Cloner, which — as the name suggests — allows you to duplicate an installed app. That’s especially useful when a given app only allows one account login at a time. Unfortunately for its many fans, App Cloner […]

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42 temporarily free and 34 on-sale apps and games to end the week

Article Contents Welcome to November! The holiday season is already starting strong, for better or for worse. Today’s list of app sales is noticeably smaller than previous entries, but I don’t expect that become a pattern. If you’re interested in an audio player on your phone or tablet, doubleTwist is on sale again today. Otherwise, […]

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21 temporarily free and 73 on-sale apps and games for Halloween

Article Contents Happy Halloween! October is basically over, meaning that the holiday season is about to kick into high gear. The app sales lists recently have reflected that and I don’t think that’s going to change any time soon. We have a lot on sale today, so get ready. And remember, notable items are in […]

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34 temporarily free and 65 on-sale apps and games to start the week

Article Contents The final week of October is here. Today is OnePlus 6T day, so let the hype begin. Before we get there, though, let’s take a look at some apps on sale today. There are a lot of games, some of them even notable, but otherwise, it’s a fairly normal selection. Maybe you’ll find […]

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[Update: EU Assistant alternative] Google releases trio of new system apps to Play Store, including Pixel exclusives

Earlier this month, Google pushed up a Play Store listing for its new Search Suggestions app for Pixel phones, which powers — as you’d likely guess from the name — both the search functionality inside the Settings app and the suggestions which appear at the top. Now three more Pixel-specific apps have hit the Play […]

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30 temporarily free and 43 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday, including some Asmodee titles

Article Contents Hello, all, and welcome to Wednesday. I’m back again with some app sales to help you get through your week. Today’s list features some games from Asmodee Digital, so if you’re into that developer’s work, be sure to jump on those deals. Otherwise, check out what’s available today and I’ll see you on […]

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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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