Tag Archive: Downloading


VideoLAN was right to ban Huawei phones from downloading VLC, but it’s users that lose

Huawei is the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world.

Huawei makes a lot of phones — 155 million in 2017, according to IDC. As of July 15, none of those or any other “recent” models from Huawei can download the VLC media player from the Google Play Store because VideoLAN, the developer and publisher of VLC, blacklisted the brand stating Huawei’s software’s “ridiculous policy of killing all background apps” as the reason.

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Google Play Instant lets you test drive games without downloading

Google Play Instant Games allows you to try playable games without downloading! Click here to find out how it works.

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Google Play Instant allows you to play games before downloading them

Available first for Words With Friends 2, Clash Royale, and others.

The Google Play Store is home to millions of mobile games, and while a lot of them are truly excellent, there are also quite a few that aren’t even worth the time of day. To help you better decide which games are downloading and which aren’t, Google is launching Play Instant on the Play Store.

Using the Android Instant Apps technology that was announced back at  [Read More…]

How to stream Torrent files online without downloading them to your PC

Gone are those days where people used to spend hundreds of dollars to buy a CD loaded with their favourite films or song collections. It has been many years since the world has shifted towards Torrents and inarguably, it is currently the most popular way of downloading the content you need from the web. But […]

Stretch your Netflix subscription by downloading videos to your mobile device [How-To]

Netflix has recently announced that they are going to offer users the ability to download videos for offline viewing. In light of this amazing new feature the video streaming company has blessed us with, we are here to show you how to download and play your next binge session, offline. Prerequisites: There are a few

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Amazon’s new $25,000 sweepstakes just requires downloading an app

Amazon offers US Android users a chance to win a $ 25,000 shopping spree on its site if they download an app from their storefront.

This new content clearly shows that Amazon wants more Android device owners to use its app store. The contest is open to residents of the US that are 18 years of age and over. They must first register on Amazon’s web site and then, if they haven’t already, they have to download and  [Read More…]

How to get weather information without downloading an app

‘OK Google, what’s the weather like?’

Weather is important, but sometimes you don’t need a full two week forecast with barometric pressure and the exact phase of the lunar cycle. Sometimes, you just need to know if it’s warm or chilly outside. Sometimes, you want to know the weather, but you just don’t have your hands free.

Sometimes, you just need Google.

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Amazon offering $10 in Amazon Coins for downloading five free apps

Amazon is giving away 1000 Amazon Coins, which are valued at $ 10, for downloading five free apps. The promotion requires that you download these apps: iHeart Radio, Food Network In The Kitchen, Strawberry Shortcake Bake Shop, Dr. Panda’s Restaurant, and Don’t step the white tile.

YouSendIt Android app now sending, downloading, and storing files in the cloud

While DepositFiles, Megaupload, and Rapidshare have become the default resources for consumers looking to share large files, YouSendIt has been popular among businesses and some consumers as well. Anyone who has been passing those large files around can do that on Android now that the YouSendIt Mobile App has been released.

YouSendIt, available now for Android 2.2 and higher, is a management tool for  [Read More…]