Tag Archive: Google

Google Store slashes prices of Nexus 5X, Nexus 9, Chromebooks, and much more

Google Store has kicked off its Black Friday promotion, offering a discount of $ 80 on the Nexus 5X. You can now pick up the 16GB model for just $ 299, with the 32GB version available for $ 349. Retailer B&H Photo is also running a similar deal, throwing in a $ 25 gift card as well.

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Google Play’s Cyber Weekend sale brings tons of deals on apps, games, music and more

Google Play has busted out the deals for the holiday weekend, offering a ton of price cuts across the whole store.

Huawei Watch update brings improvements to ‘OK Google’ detection, new watch face and more

Huawei is currently pushing a maintenance release to its Huawei Watch that brings along a number of improvements and additions. Included in this update are optimizations for ‘OK Google’ detection, increased step counting accuracy and a new watch face that can be customized.

Manual Camera is on sale for just 10p at Google Play in the UK

If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on Manual Camera, you won’t want to wait any longer. Right now, you can grab it from Google Play for just 10p, which is a huge savings on the app. This is one of the few camera apps that runs properly on Marshmallow, and it does a great job overall.

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Google enabling you to Tap. Pay. Give. over the holidays

Google is no stranger to giving back to communities that could really use support. Most recently, it partnered with DonorsChoose.org to provide classroom materials to teachers of special needs students to improve their learning environment.


With the holidays approaching, Google is relighting that initiative with the utilization of Android Pay.

“Starting today through December 31st, we’ll donate $ 1— up to $ 1 million — to special needs education projects.“


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Google donates to special needs education projects with every Android Pay purchase

Google has announced on the official Android Blog the company will be donating to special needs education projects with every Android Pay purchase. Teaming up with DonorsChoose.org, purchases made via the payment service will support 6.4 million children in the US education system who have special needs.

Theme all of the Google things in preparation for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

We are now 24 days away from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and Google is jumping in on all the craze. If you navigate to Google.com/StarWars, you’ll be given two choices, the Light Side or the Dark Side. Once you’ve selected which side of the force your loyalties lie, all of your Google associated applications will be themed.

Awaken the force within

Google is really going all in here, with a promise  [Read More…]

Get in shape with Google Fit

Software has come a long way in a short time, and our expectations are changing as we have access to incredibly well developed software. One of the best features to come with apps developed by Google is that they are free. Google offers free unlimited storage for high-resolution photos, document editors, maps, GPS, email and they even offer free software to help get you into shape.

That software is called Google Fit. Old habits die hard, as the number one  [Read More…]

Top 10 Android app updates this week: Imgur, Google+

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the most installs. As in the past, we’re going to filter out minor updates for the super-popular apps that have over 10 million installs, but we’ll make  [Read More…]

Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ is currently free on Google Play

Are you ready for a cheap (er, free) thrill courtesy of Google Play? Well, if you’re a fan of Michael Jackson (and, really, who isn’t?) you can now pick up the artist’s iconic Thriller album for free on Google Play if you’re in the US.