Tag Archive: Play


How to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games on the Oculus Quest

The Oculus Quest recently gained support for over 40 Oculus Go and Gear VR games. It also gained the ability to use several Oculus Go and Gear VR apps. These additions almost double the number of games available on the Oculus Quest. It isn’t tricky to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games on the Oculus Quest; you just need to know where to look in your device’s settings.

How to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games  [Read More…]

Google Play Music no longer being default is the best thing for everyone

Through sheer dysfunction, Google Play Music’s demotion is actually the best thing for it.

Last week, Google announced that it would be YouTube Music, not Google Play Music, pre-installed as the default music app on all Android phones. Many people commented that this was terrible news for Play Music users and yet another nail in a coffin that must look like an iron maiden by now.

Actually, as a longtime GPM user, this news made me cheer.  [Read More…]

Every Oculus Go and Gear VR game you can play on your Oculus Quest

The Oculus Quest’s game library continues to expand. Recently, the Oculus Quest gained the ability to play compatible Oculus Go and Gear VR games. This brought dozens of new titles that you can play on your Oculus Quest. The Oculus Quest also gained the option to turn off inside-out tracking, which is a useful option if you’re playing a game designed for the Oculus Go or Gear VR or if you’re using a media app. The first wave of supported  [Read More…]

The Play Store’s dark theme now works on Samsung phones running Android Pie

It’s rolling out now as a server-side update.

What you need to know Samsung’s One UI night mode will automatically enable the Google Play Store dark theme. The Google Play Store is one of the few apps that only support system-level automatic theme switching. Google needs to flip the switch on the server-side for this to happen, so you may need to be patient.

Night mode has been all the rage lately. From various Google apps like  [Read More…]

PS4 7.00 update adds Remote Play for Android devices, dropping this week

Requires an Android device running 5.0 Lollipop or above.

What you need to know Remote Play support is coming for Android devices running Android 5.0 and above. Support will begin with the 7.00 update for the PlayStation 4 rolling out this week. Only devices running Android 10 will have official support for the DualShock 4 wireless controllers.

Sony has a huge announcement for Android users. Beginning with the upcoming 7.00 update for the PS4, Remote Play will  [Read More…]

Duo and Google Play Books are the next to get dark themes

Rolling out via a server-side switch.

What you need to know Dark themes are rolling out to both Google Duo and Google Play Books. Both apps will follow the system-wide theme and Duo also includes a manual toggle in the settings. The dark themes have been spotted on version 5.4 of Google Play Books and v63 of Duo.

The darkness is spreading, and that’s a good thing. Recently, we covered dark mode rolling out to more of  [Read More…]

What games can you play at 120fps on ASUS ROG Phone 2?

Best answer: The ROG Phone 2 lets you play over a hundred games at 120fps, including a few standout titles like Minecraft, Minecraft Earth, Mortal Kombat, Alto’s Odyssey, Vainglory, Don’t Starve, and even Temple Run 2. There’s no shortage of titles to choose from here.

Unleash the game: ASUS ROG Phone 2 ($ 900 at B&H Photo) Plenty of great games to choose from

The marquee feature on the ROG Phone 2 is the 120Hz panel. The  [Read More…]

‘Xbox Game Streaming’ app appears on Google Play Store, wishlist it here

Got Android? You can wishlist the “Xbox Game Streaming” app ahead of home console streaming, and Project xCloud!

Android users can rejoice, as it seems Microsoft is gearing up to publish Project xCloud and Xbox home console streaming very soon. A new app just appeared on the Google Play Store specifically for that purpose, and you can wishlist it right over here. It is, however, currently unavailable.

Xbox Game Streaming (Preview) on Google Play

The app recommends  [Read More…]

You’ll need at least KitKat 4.4 to play Mario Kart Tour

Best Answer: If your Android phone is running KitKat 4.4 or later, then yes, it is compatible. You’ll find this 4.4 requirement listed on the Google Play Store. This game is also compatible with tablets and Chromebooks that run 4.4 or later, though it isn’t as good to play on the latter.

I’m-a gonna win! Mario Kat Tour for Android (Free on the Google Play Store) What is Mario Kart Tour?

It’s a mobile version of the  [Read More…]

How to cancel Google Play Pass

Google Play Pass might be worth it someday, but if it’s not worth it right now, here’s how to ditch it.

Google Play Pass has a few hundreds apps and games in it at launch, but to be honest, the selection here leaves something to be desired, especially on the app side of things. If you tried Google Play Pass but aren’t seeing much benefit for it, here’s how to cancel your subscription.

How to cancel Google  [Read More…]